Are Chevy Uplanders any good?

Are Chevy Uplanders any good?

Chevrolet Uplander Ratings Overview The average rating is a 3.3 out of 5 stars.

Is 2008 Uplander a good car?

In government crash tests, the 2008 Chevrolet Uplander received a five-star rating (best possible) for protection of front occupants in frontal crashes. For side-impact crashes, the Uplander earned four stars for protection of front occupants and five stars for the rear occupants.

Is Chevrolet Uplander an SUV?

Part SUV and part minivan, the Uplander was a special cross-over vehicle that mixed a 4×4 with an MPV. The result was a good recreational vehicle equipped with ah option for an all-wheel-drive system.

How long do Chevy Cruze engines last?

From what owners say, the average Chevrolet Cruze will last anywhere between 150,000 miles to 200,000 miles. So, it is perfectly reasonable to expect around 200,000 miles from your Chevrolet Cruze. In fact, you can actually get your Cruze to go past the 200,000-mile mark with preventive maintenance.

How many miles per gallon does a 2008 Chevy Uplander get?

16 city / 23 highway
2008 Chevrolet Uplander/MPG

When did Chevy stop making Uplander?


Chevrolet Uplander
Manufacturer General Motors
Production June 20, 2004–September 26, 2008
Model years 2005–2008 (United States) 2005–2009 (Canada and Mexico)
Assembly Doraville Assembly, Doraville, Georgia, United States

Is Chevy Uplander front-wheel drive?

Front-wheel drive is standard, but the Uplander LT can be fitted with all-wheel drive. A cargo van is also offered. A new optional 240-horsepower, 3.9-liter V-6 with variable valve timing can be installed on 2006 models.

Is the 2008 Chevy Uplander a minivan?

Although it features a slick interior and distinctive styling, the 2008 Chevrolet Uplander doesn’t have the top-notch safety ratings, on-road finesse or in-cabin conveniences of the top minivans. Minivans don’t typically enjoy a “cool” image. Functional? Certainly.

What kind of car is the Chevy Uplander?

Chevrolet attempted to address this image problem a few years back by rolling out the Uplander, a replacement for the Chevy Venture. Although the Uplander resembles a minivan, it ditches the normal, snub-nosed minivan style for a more prominent front end.

What’s the difference between LS and Lt Uplanders?

Base LS Uplanders have removable modular seats in the second row, although removing and installing them isn’t exactly easy. The LT has fixed captain’s chairs. The main advantage to the extended-wheelbase model is its additional legroom for second- and third-row passengers and a larger cargo area.