Specs

Research 1998 Chevrolet Venture specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

3dr Ext WB

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 X 1.27
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.86 X 1.77

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 100.0
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 148.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 45.1
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 51.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.9

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 180 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 205 @ 4000
Displacement 3.4L/207
Engine Type Gas V6
Engine Order Code LA1

Exterior Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Width (in) 50.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.0
Liftover Height (in) 25.0
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 40.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.5
Height, Overall (in) 68.1
Length, Overall (in) 200.9
Wheelbase (in) 120.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 2
Front Hip Room (in) 55.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.8
Front Leg Room (in) 39.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.8
Steering Type Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.05
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.5

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Venture Cargo Van
Body Style 3 Door Ext

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Twist-Axle
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.42
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32

Tires

Spare Tire Size T125/70R15
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code XPU
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P215/70R15
Front Tire Order Code XPU
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.29
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MX0
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Clutch Size (in)

Vehicle

EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3679

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0