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The GMC Savana 1500 van carries with it the choice between Passenger and Cargo models. Both come with 195-inch regular length wheelbases. The passenger variant, available in either 1LS or 1LT trim, packs a 310-horsepower 5.3-liter Vortec V8, which powers the rear wheels or all four. Buyers of Savana Cargo vans can also opt for a 4.3-liter Vortec V6 with 195-horsepower driving the rear wheels. A four-speed automatic transmission handles shifting duties for all Savanas.

GMC Savana 1500 Generations

1996 - 2014 GMC Savana 1500

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Major changes included:

In 1996, the first-generation Savana van debuted as the replacement for the outgoing Rally Wagon. It came standard with a 4.3-liter V6 engine that produced 200 horsepower in its G1500 variant, while the G2500 and G3500 versions came standard with a 5.7-liter V8 with 250 horsepower. In 2003, the Savana received a new 5.3-liter V8 with 295 horsepower and 6-liter V8 with 300 horsepower. The 2007 model dropped the base V6 engine and boosted the two V8s by 6 horsepower and 23 horsepower, respectively. In 2011, GMC launched a new 4.8-liter V8 with 280 horsepower for the 2500 model.

See Year: 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012 - 2013 - 2014

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