There will be the fifth generation to continue the version of GMC Savana as a traditional full-size van with modern touch and it is called as 2016 GMC Savana. As an American auto company, the Savana has a big consistency to keep the car upgraded for years in order to offer something fresh but competitive. 2016 Savana will come with three versions that are Savana Cargo, Savana Passenger and Savana Cutaway. Every version offers two or more versions.
2016 GMC Savana Passenger has two variants that are 2500 and 3500 model. The 3500 model offers extended wheelbase. For both of the versions, there will be two trims such as LS and LT variants. The base LS trim has some key standard features such as tire pressure, oil monitoring system, power locks and windows, climate control, rear-view camera, SabiliTrak and rear-park assist. For Cutaway version, it comes 3500 and 4500 with three different wheelbases such as 139”, 159” or 177” while 4500 has wheelbase for about 159” and 177”. The payload capability goes from 7,248lbs. It is interesting to know that the car has great functionality and versatility. Numerous options and choices are offered with cargo space and load capacity.
2016 GMC Savana Engine Range
Speaking about the engine, the company will offer five engines. The standard is 6-speed auto transmission. For cargo model, there is Vortec V8 4.8 liter to produce 285 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. Second, it has SFI FlexFuel Vortec 6.0 liter to generate 342 horsepowr and also 373 lb-ft of torque. Third, there is SFI Gaseous V8 6.0 liter to deliver 282 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of estimated torque. Fourth, there is diesel engine, Duramax V8 Turbo Diesel 6.6 liter to go with 260 horsepowre and 525 lb-ft of torque. Fifth and the last engine is VVT V8 engine Vortec 5.3 liter to generate 310 horsepower and 334 lb-ft of torque. V6 is not available to give a much better fuel economy for 2016 GMC Savana.
2016 GMC Savana Price and Release
Speaking about the price tag, surely the car will not go too much different from the current one. The car offers numerous options and the starting price goes from $32,000 for passenger model while cargo is $29,500 and the Cutaway is $28,500. It is expected that before winter of 2015, the company will launch 2016 GMC Savana.
2016 GMC Savana Competitors
2016 GMC Savana has some closest rivals such as Ford E-Series, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo and Nissan NV.