• (3.8) 10 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,476$10,424
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-18
  • Engine: 300-hp, 5.3-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2005 GMC Envoy

Our Take on the 2005 GMC Envoy

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Exterior size of XL
  • Fuel economy
  • Maneuverability of XL
  • Stability of XL

Notable Features

  • New Displacement on Demand V-8 available in XL model
  • New Denali editions
  • Available Autotrac 4WD


Our Expert Reviews

Hard to imagine that GMC has been using the Denali name on premium sport utes for eight model years now, but it's true, and the Denali family keeps growing: For 2005, there's a GMC Envoy Denali, and it's pretty much like Denalis before it -- essentially the same as non-Denali models, but nicer.The original Denali -- that's the native name for Alaska's Mount McKinley -- ... Read full review for the 2005 GMC Envoy

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 10 reviews

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2005 Envoy the best

by GMC lover from Florida on September 29, 2009

I love my Envoy however I think it is overpriced new so if you can wait and get a 1 or 2 yr old with low miles you would get a better value. NOTHING but a Lincoln/Mercedes has the same or better ride.

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