The fifth generation of the GMC Savana is almost ready for the 2016 model year. The 2016 GMC Savana represents a standard full-size van with excellent technological features. The company worked hard almost every year to improve this vehicle and keep it competitive and fresh. That’s the main reason why the GMC Savana managed to stay at the very top in its segment for many years. As far as we know, the upcoming 2016 GMC Savana will be available in three different versions including Savana Cutaway, Savana Passenger, and Savana Cargo. That’s not all- all three versions are offered in two or even more models. This might be rather confusing, but the main goal of the company is to meet the needs of different kind of customers with several different versions.
Exterior of 2016 Savana
We will start with the exterior design of the 2016 GMC Savana and say more about the aforementioned versions of the vehicle. The very first model we decided to talk about is the Savana Passenger. This model is available as the 2500 and 3500 versions, where the 3500 model has an extended wheelbase. These two versions are offered in two trim levels, LS and LT. The GMC Savana Cutaway will be available as the 3500 and 4500 versions which are further offered with two and three wheelbases. The three wheelbases of the 3500 model include the one which is 139 inches long, the 159 inches long wheelbase, and the 177 inches long wheelbase. As for the 4500 model, there will be 159 inches and 177 inches long wheelbases. The 2016 GMC Savana Cargo will be offered as the 2500 and 3500 versions, with regular and extended wheelbases. Generally, the new Savana looks good. The front and rear bumpers are covered in chrome. The LS model gets black-painted bumper. The vehicle has a newly designed chrome grille with dual-composite headlights. Swing-out 60/40-split passenger-side doors arrive in all trim levels and models. The vehicle has heated, power-adjustable outside mirrors which can be folded. It will be equipped with a set of 16 inch steel wheels. You will be able to choose between several exterior colors including Brownstone Metallic, Dark Blue Metallic, and Silver Ice Metallic among many others.
2016 GMC Savana Interior
The greatest thing about the 2016 GMC Savana is its interior. The cabin is simply designed and you will be surprised how many technological features arrive inside of it. It is extremely functional, and many options and choices are available. The cabin of the newcomer offers different seating capacity, excellent cargo and load capacity, and basically has whatever you need from the vehicle of this kind. Among many other technological features, you will find: SiriusXM Satellite Radio, On-Star with Turn-by-Turn navigation, single-zone air conditioning, remote vehicle starter system, a steering wheel wrapped in leather, etc.
Engine of 2016 GMC Savana
Under the hood of the newcomer you will find five engine options, including a Vortec 4.8-liter V8 SFI, Vortec 6.0L V8 SFI FlexFuel, Vortec 6.0L V8 SFI Gaseous, Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel, and Vortec 5.3L V8 VVT power units. All engine options are coupled to a six-speed automatic transmission.