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If you need the 6-passenger capacity of an SUV, but the stuff you regularly haul behind the seats is frequently dirty or dripping something you'd rather not clean up, the 2012 Chevy Avalanche truck is
If you don't need the midgate feature, you can get the same type of utility from a full-size crew-cab pickup and probably save some cash in the process. The 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche truck is not easy
Despite its size and obvious pickup-truck chassis, the 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche delivers an impressive level of refinement in areas of both ride and handling. Over smooth roads, the suspension seems to float along, almost like an old Caddy or Lincoln. When the road starts to turn, however, you'll need to pay attention as the bulky Avalanche isn't exactly light and nimble on its feet. The standard StabiliTrak stability control is a welcome addition and is quite effective at helping rectify an Avalanche skidding out of control. The 5.3-liter V8
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By bob (MO) on Monday, May 20, 2013
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 88,000overall rating 9 of 10rating details
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 10
"nice to look at and a nice ride. Hauls 12 foot lumber ALL in side out of the weather. Hauls 4x8 sheets with no problems."
By rhino (CO) on Friday, May 03, 2013
I own this car - My approximate mileage is 75,000overall rating 9 of 10rating details
Pros: "Fun to drive, safe in bad weather, durable"
Cons: "A little bit of wasted space for the front seating"
Likely to recommend this car? (1-10): 9
"This should be last vehicle and I will keep it as long as I can. A big ride, comfortable, durable, and versatile when needed. I have the Z71 package and its everything I need and want. Drives like a car and works like a big chevy truck."
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