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2006 Chevrolet Uplander Model Comparison

Base Minivan

General Pricing

Resale Value $33,250.00 $51,390.00 $16,900.00
Destination $740.00 $800.00 $590.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.5L V6 6.0L V8 2.4L I4
Horsepower 196 @ 5600 RPM 400 @ 6000 RPM 171 @ 6200 RPM
Torque 213 @ 3200 RPM 400 @ 4400 RPM 163 @ 5000 RPM
Valves 2 2 4
Displacement (cc) 3498 5967 2384
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 3.3 4.0 X 3.6 3.5 X 3.9
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10.9:1 10.4:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 17 18 N/A
Highway (mpg) 23 28 N/A

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4645.1 3198.9 2815.3
Wheelbase (in.) 121.1 105.7 103.3
Length (in.) 204.3 174.6 180.3
Width (in.) 72.0 72.6 67.9
Height (in.) 72.0 49.1 55.7
Track Front (in.) 62.4 62.1 57.1
Track Rear (in.) 62.9 60.7 58.1
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 7 2 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.8 37.9 38.7
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.9 N/A 35.7
Front Legroom (in.) 39.9 43.1 42.0
Rear Legroom (in.) 38.9 N/A 32.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 59.9 55.2 53.0
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 61.2 N/A 49.0
Front Hip Room (in.) 55.8 53.6 49.5
Rear Hip Room (in.) 61.6 N/A 46.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A 52.0 83.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone wishbone strut
Rear Suspension wishbone wishbone torsion
Tires 225/60R17 245/40R18 205/50R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive rear wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A Std. N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A Std. N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player Std. N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag Std. N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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