Have too many passengers to fit in a standard van? The 2012 Chevrolet Express Passenger Van is the answer to your problem! This new vehicle can fit two people with a lot of gear, or 15 people with their own belongings- you choose. Marshfield Chevrolet fans must check out this new model, it’s unlike the others!
Please read on or visit Marshfield Chevrolet, one of the leading Marshfield, Wisconsin Chevrolet dealers, to learn more about this amazing new model.
The 2012 Express Passenger Van is a 3-door, up to 15-passenger full size van, available in 14 trims, ranging from the 1500 LS Regular Wheelbase to the 3500 LT Extended Wheelbase Diesel.
Passenger models are offered in LS and LT trim levels. A wide range of models and configurations – including numerous powertrain options – offers many competitive advantages, with standard and available features, including fuel-saving six-speed automatic transmissions and all-wheel drive.
A unique Express 3500 passenger van model with the Duramax 6.6L turbo diesel complements the model’s people-hauling capability with exceptional towing capacity. With the diesel engine, long-wheelbase models boast a GVWR of 9,900 pounds (4,490 kg), a GCWR of 17,000 pounds (7,711 kg) and towing rating of 9,700 pounds (4,400 kg).
The 2012 Chevrolet Express Passenger Van offers a choice of four engines. Standard on 2500 passenger and cargo vans is a 4.8L V-8 that cranks out 279 horsepower (208 kW) and 294 lb.-ft. of torque (398 Nm).
G1500 and H1500 passenger models and H1500 cargo and conversion models, meanwhile, are powered by the 5.3L V-8. It delivers 310 horsepower (231 kW) and 334 lb.-ft. of torque (453 Nm), providing segment-leading acceleration.
A FlexFuel E85 version of the 5.3L V-8 is available. It delivers the same horsepower and torque as its gasoline counterpart, while running on E85 ethanol fuel or a mixture of E85 and gasoline. E85 comprises of 85 percent ethanol, a renewable fuel produced domestically.
The Duramax turbo-diesel V-8 is offered in some Express models, delivering best-in-class torque and horsepower. Known by its “LGH” engine code, it produces 260 horsepower (194 kW) and 525 lb.-ft. of torque (711 Nm).
Introduced for 2011, this updated Duramax is more fuel-efficient with up to 11-percent greater fuel economy than the previous model. It also reduces NOx emissions by up to 63 percent and helps enable exceptional towing capacity.
The exterior and interior of the 2012 Chevrolet Express Van will have Marshfield Chevrolet passengers riding in style and comfort. Chrome appearance package is standard on LT models and available on the LS. It includes chrome front and rear bumpers and a chrome grille with dual composite headlamps. Black-painted bumpers are also standard on the LS.
Swing-out 60/40-split passenger-side doors are standard on all models. In case you want the sliding variety, those are also available on all models. When it starts to get cold outside, heated power-adjustable outside folding mirrors are available on all models; or if you prefer, heated power-adjustable outside folding mirrors with turn signal indicators are available on all models.
Not only do you have a wide variety of trim styles to choose from, you will also have a wide variety of color choices when you become a Wisconsin Chevrolet Express Van owner. Your color choices are: Sandstone Metallic, Graystone Metallic, Dark Blue Metallic, Black, Dark Green Metallic, Summit White, Victory Red, Wheatland Yellow and Sheer Silver Metallic.
The 2012 Chevrolet Express Passenger Van is one of the only passenger vans that seats up to 15 people available. For those that don’t need all that space, the 2012 Chevrolet Express can be configured to seat between two and 15 people. It’s available with seating for up to eight in regular wheelbase models and 15 in extended wheelbase models.
Standard features include an AM/FM stereo, leatherette seats, power steering and an auxiliary power outlet. Ponying up the extra cash for the LT model may be worth it if you’ll spend a lot of time in your Express. LT trims come standard with cruise control, an adjustable steering wheel and power windows, which are optional on LS models. The Express can be further enhanced with auxiliary audio input jacks, Bluetooth and remote start.
The 2012 Chevrolet Express Passenger Van is a must-see for Marshfield Chevrolet fans! This vehicle is a versatile business tool- in fact, its transportation uses are seemingly endless.
For more information in the 2012 Chevrolet Express Passenger Van visit Marshfield Chevrolet serving Stevens Point and Wausau today! Customers can also call 715-203-4006 to speak with one of our friendly representatives.