Skip to main content

1998 GMC Savana 2500 specs & colors

Starting MSRP
Current listing price
1998 GMC Savana 2500

Showing the 1998 GMC Savana 2500 2500 135" WB

Shop Now

Key specs

Color options



Dark Ruby Red





Starting MSRP

  • base vehicle


Starting MSRP

  • front air cond
  • aux lighting
  • tilt wheel



Rear Door Type Dual Swing-out
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler Not Available
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 4400
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 19 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 589.00 mi
Cruising Range - City 465.00 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 15 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Trans Type 4
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Model Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High Not Available
Trans Power Take Off Not Available
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low Not Available
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Transfer Case Power Take Off Not Available
Axle Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Front Independent Coil
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Frame Type Ladder
Side Door Type Swing-out
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.6 x 1.25 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx Not Available gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 31 gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 45.2 ft
Steering Type Pwr Speed-Sensitive
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Spare Tire Size LT225/75R16D
Front Tire Size LT225/75R16D
Rear Tire Size LT225/75R16D
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 4000 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 1000 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 10,000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 400 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating 7960.00 lbs
Base Curb Weight N/A lbs
Curb Weight 4851.00 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear 0.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating 9500 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity 2449.00 lbs
As Spec'd Curb Weight 4851.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear 2288 lbs
Option Weight - Front 0.00 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 7300.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Front 2563 lbs
As Spec'd Payload 2449.00 lbs
Second Head Room N/A in
Front Head Room 40.6 in
Rear Door Opening Width 56.9 in
Side Door Opening Height 48.8 in
Front Hip Room 63.8 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline 75.5 in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Rear Door Opening Height 49.7 in
Passenger Capacity 2
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper N/A in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console 151.0 in
Overhang, Front 33.8 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 127.3 in
Cab to End of Frame N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 50.7 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper 218.8 in
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume N/A ft³
Ground to Top of Load Floor 27.4 in
Height, Overall 82.5 in
Length, Overall N/A in
Side Door Opening Width 46.7 in
Front Leg Room 41.1 in
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear N/A in
Step Up Height - Front 20.0 in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 68.8 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Ground Clearance, Rear 7.2 in
Cargo Volume 267.3 ft³
Cargo Box (Area) Height 53.8 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 79.2 in
Step Up Height - Side 21.1 in
Wheelbase 135 in
Ground Clearance, Front 8.1 in
Cargo Box Width @ Floor N/A in
Tailgate Width N/A in
ETR AM/FM stereo-inc: seek-scan, digital clock, (2) front speakers, (2) extended range rear speakers Standard
Dual high-back vinyl reclining front bucket seats Standard
Molded front/rear full-width black vinyl floor covering Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
4.3L (262) SFI V6 Vortec 4300 engine Standard
31 gallon fuel tank Standard
City 15/hwy 19 (4.3L engine/Light Duty 4-speed auto trans) Standard
Driver/passenger side padded armrests Standard
Molded gray plastic grille Standard
Front/rear gray-painted bumpers Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
City 15/hwy 20 (5.0L engine/Light Duty 4-speed auto trans) Standard
Driver & front passenger full frontal air bags Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
City 14/hwy 18 (5.7L engine/Light Duty 4-speed auto trans) Standard
LH coat hook located behind driver seat Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
Gauges-inc: speedometer, odometer, trip odometer, voltmeter, engine temp, oil pressure, fuel level Standard
7300# GVWR (3580 front/4380 rear), springs (3600 front/4380 rear), axles (3600 front/4800 rear) Standard
Two-stage multi-leaf spring rear suspension Standard
Mechanical jack & wheel wrench located at RH rear of vehicle Standard
Full size spare tire Standard
Hinged swing-out side/rear cargo doors Standard
(5) 16" x 6.5" argent steel wheels Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Passlock theft deterrent system Standard
100-amp alternator Standard
Child security locks on side/rear cargo doors Standard
Headlamps-on warning tone Standard
Spare tire carrier located underneath rear floor, accessed from outside Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Color-keyed front headliner to B-pillar Standard
Solar-Ray tinted glass on all windows Standard
(4) black plastic center caps Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Independent coil spring front suspension Standard
Custom steering wheel w/anti-theft locking column Standard
Dual front seat belts w/height adjusters Standard
Front side door guard beams Standard
600-CCA battery Standard
Dual color-keyed sunshades-inc: LH map strap Standard
Single rectangular halogen sealed beam headlamps Standard
Speed-sensitive pwr steering Standard
Intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Underhood lamp Standard
Heater/defogger w/side window defoggers Standard
(3) dome lamps w/door-actuated switches Standard
LT225/75R16D all-season SBR BSW tires Standard
Engine cover console-inc: dual cupholders, cigarette lighter, ashtray, pwr outlet, storage compartment Standard
Dual note electric horn Standard
Windshield-mounted rearview mirror Standard
Dual black foldaway mirrors w/adjustable glass (RH convex) Standard

Compare trims

1998 GMC Savana 2500

Wondering which trim is right for you?