Specs

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1LS 1500 Regular Wheelbase Rear-Wheel Drive 1LS

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 x 1.2
Brake Type Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 57.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 89.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 126.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 153.6
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 51.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 216.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Doors

Side Door Type Swing-out
Side Door Type Sliding

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 770
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 13.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 1

Engine

Engine Order Code LMF
Displacement 5.3L/323
Fuel System SFI FlexFuel
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 310 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 334 @ 4500
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V8

Exterior Dimensions

Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.0
Step Up Height - Side (in) 18.3
Step Up Height - Front (in) 17.7
Side Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Side Door Opening Width (in) 44.1
Side Door Opening Height (in) 47.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 49.4
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.0
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 29.1
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 49.4
Overhang, Front (in) 39.7
Height, Overall (in) 83.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.2
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 224.1
Wheelbase (in) 135.0

Frame

Frame Type Ladder-type

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location Mid-frame

Interior Dimensions

Third Leg Room (in) 36.6
Passenger Capacity 8
Second Hip Room (in)
Second Shoulder Room (in) 68.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3
Second Leg Room (in)
Second Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Head Room (in)
Front Hip Room (in) 65.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 68.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Front Head Room (in) 39.8
Third Hip Room (in) 63.3
Third Hip Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in) 65.8
Third Shoulder Room (in)
Third Leg Room (in)
Third Head Room (in) 38.5
Third Head Room (in)
Second Hip Room (in) 65.6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 14

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 17.2
Steering Type Pwr

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Express Passenger
Body Style 1500 135" WB
Body Code ZW9

Suspension

Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4000
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)

Tires

Rear Tire Size P245/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2004
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2004
Spare Tire Size P245/70R17
Front Tire Size P245/70R17
Front Tire Order Code XPR
Rear Tire Order Code YPR
Spare Tire Order Code ZPR
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 930
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 6200

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code M30

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Panel

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 3039
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4000
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3600
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7300
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2487

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0