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Pros: Whether transporting products or people, the Chevy Express is a reliable vehicle that’s a staple in the business world. There are also diesel options. 

Cons: Not the most attractive vehicle, the Express is strictly utilitarian and has been unchanged for essentially the past decade. 

2015 Chevrolet Express Price and Fuel Economy: There are quite a few Chevy Express models to choose from. Let’s look at the passenger variants first: 

  • 2015 Chevrolet Express 3500 LS 1LS $42,380
  • 2015 Chevrolet Express 3500 LT 1LT $44,230 
  • 2015 Chevrolet Express 3500 LS 2LS Diesel $54,505 
  • 2015 Chevrolet Express 3500 LT 2LT Diesel $56,355 

Move to the cargo version of the Chevrolet Express, and the pricing brakes down as such: 

  • 2015 Chevrolet Express 2500 1WT $37,635
  • 2015 Chevrolet Express 2500 1SD Diesel $49,760 

There are no fuel economy numbers available for the Chevrolet Express cargo and passenger vans. 

Powertrain: There are three engines available for the 2015 Chevrolet Express cargo and passenger vans. They are a 4.8L V8 that produces 285 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque; a 6.0L V8 that pushes out 342 horsepower and 373 lb-ft of torque; and finally a Duramax 6.6L V8 turbo-diesel that’s good for 260 horsepower and 525 lb-ft of torque. 

All Express vans feature RWD and are equipped with a Hydra-Matic 6-speed automatic transmission. 

Changes and Improvements: No major changes or improvements have been made to the 2015 Chevrolet Express cargo and passenger vans. 

Cargo Capacity: This is where the 2015 Chevrolet Express really excels, and what it’s built for essentially. If you opt for an Express passenger van, you have the choice between a 12-seater and a 15-seater version (extended). And cargo space behind the fifth row (if you’ve got one) is 342 litres. And if you’ve only got 4 rows, that increases to 1,143 litres. With the cargo van, there are 6,123 litres of space behind the front seats in the regular van, and 7,159 litres in the extended version. 

Safety: The 2015 Chevrolet Express passenger and cargo vans come equipped with all manner of standard safety equipment and airbags. 

Comparing the 2015 Chevrolet Express: Ford Transit, Nissan NV, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.