2005 GMC Savana 3500

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Available Price Range $2,584-$16,952 Trims20 Combined MPG 16-17 Seats 1-12

Our Take on the 2005 GMC Savana 3500

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Maneuverability
  • Stability and handling
  • Noise
  • Resale value

Notable Features

  • Four available engines
  • Up to 15-passenger capacity
  • Three available duty levels
  • RWD or AWD
  • Available Cargo Van configuration


Our Expert Reviews

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20 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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