Back seat passengers wearing headphones can listen independently to other programming. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Additionally, the I6 engine received a small increase of 5 hp 3. The Envoy was magazine's for 2002. Push hard on the right pedal and the torque comes instantly. So are power mirrors, not only adjusting the view but also folding in for tight parking spots and car washes. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter.
The cargo area was waterproofed and fitted with a drainage system, allowing it to be easily hosed down for cleaning. The venerable 4L60e routes power to the back with rear differential gears varying from 3. The Envoy scaled the icy climb so easily that we tried it again with the transfer case in 2-Hi two-wheel drive. Most of the S-10 and Sonoma trucks which share the same chassis were being discontinued during the 2003, and 2004 model years. The light keeps going on and off on the dash. While the 2003 model received a small boost to 275 hp 205 kW. Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle.
Redline is just over 5000 rpm. It was introduced for the 1998 model year. A welcome change last year is a steering wheel with hubs; a mini-pack airbag improves the appearance as well as the view of the instrument panel. The Blazer 4-door and the Jimmy 4-door were both discontinued after the 2004 model year and the Blazer 2-door and the Jimmy 2-door were both discontinued after the 2001 model year the Jimmy was discontinued in Canada after the 2005 model-year. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
Archived from on September 10, 2011. For the Denali, new 18-inch alloy wheels were introduced. It comes standard with a powerful V6, full towing equipment and four-wheel drive. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. The Envoy and the Diamond Edition Jimmy is available as a 4-door only. The rear bench is low, with a lower hip point than the front seat and most comfortable for two adults, though three can fit and be friendly.
Also out back is an air compressor outlet for inflating everything from flat tires to soccer balls. A 'MidGate' could be raised to partition the load area off from the passenger compartment; this was a solid, waist-height plastic-lined panel and with a retractable glass partition for the top half. Right now it shows 185,000 miles and mechanically like new still. Power equipment abounds in the Envoy. .
But when the time comes, it is also fully capable of handling heavy loads, whether stuffed to the rafters with gear or towing a snowmobile trailer into the country. The body is mounted atop a sturdy steel frame. The disadvantages include a much shorter cargo bed area and breakable side glass. Front suspension is independent, a short-long arm design with torsion bars. The final Envoy rolled off the assembly line when the Moraine, Ohio plant shut down. Avon Auto had exactly the vehicle I had been searching weeks for at a price that was more than fair, especially compared to other listings.
The driver now gets two position memory buttons. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. The rear hatch can be opened completely, and the rear glass can be opened separately for quick stowage. However, the Envoy received a Poor rating in the frontal offset crash test. Even from rest on an incline we pulled away and reached the top. If you need an Envoy with more juice and don't mind paying more for it, look for models from 2002 or later. It is unknown if the Envoy name will return should the go on sale in the North American market.
Semi-elliptic springs are used at the rear. Genuine Zebrano wood graces the console and door trim. The interior, however, has a more premium appearance. Driving Impressions The Envoy is a genuine sport-utility, complete with the raised step-in one should expect of a truck. The engine starts easily and idles smoothly. It generates 190 horsepower at 4400 rpm.
The Bravada was redesigned for 2002 and the TrailBlazer was redesigned for 2002 as well. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. All glass aft of the B-pillar is tinted. The transmission shifts easily at part throttle. It uses the Global Positioning System and cellular telephone communications to provide the driver with directions or unlock the car when you leave the keys in it.
A sightseeing trip to the Lackawaxen home of Zane Gray required traversing some narrow, bumpy highways in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, and here we would have preferred a little more rebound damping in the shocks and a fatter anti-roll bar. But still wish I had it. The only reason I had to trade it in was because of the gas mileage. Back on Interstate 84, however, the Envoy was in its element. The Envoy had many extra features not available on the regular Jimmy 4-door including: a remote trunk release, heated driver's and passenger's seats in the front seat for both the driver and passenger, as well as a Bose sound system. This overhead-valve 90-degree V6 is tuned for truck work, with 250 foot-pounds of torque peaking at 2800 rpm. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter.