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Pros: The exterior body style & the black dashboard and door material.
Cons: The interior material (gray cloth) is horrible. Even water stains the seats. It is definately not a child friendly interior. The second row seats also have no arm rests, so child car seats and even adults tip over when you round a corner.
Advice: If I were to purchase this type of van again, I would only purchase a leather interior. I probably would not purchase this type of vehicle again. I am disappointed in it. I am anxious for the pull-ahead program!!The van handles well. It is somewhat 'loud' for a minivan. We had to have the brakes replaced twice by 16,000 miles.
Pros: Interior design
Cons: Air vents only project straight forward. Driver and passenger only get air on sides of body.
Advice: Great looking family van.Has great pick up. Not so good gas milage compared to the 2000 montana. Front suspension is a little noisey but, so was the 2000.
Pros: The whole car.
Cons: The way it handles
Advice: Drive it.Totally fun to drive. Never wanted a wagon, but this one is sporty. Better than my suv. Lots of room! But, there is a but, road noise! When on a highway that is not 'smooth', can hear the rumble of the road, we just turn up the stereo, and discuss getting better tires. Also, wasn't even in the market for a a Vibe, till drove it. Love at first site.
Pros: Truck front end and dual sliding doors
Cons: interior carpet
Advice: Buy itReplacing a 1991 minivan for company vehicle. More power with as good or better mileage. Modern design, including truck front engine compartment (looks less like a standard minivan, besides superior access to engine). Solidly built with good available power. In 6,000 miles and 6 months, it has performed flawlessly and dependably. Looks good and packs well on heavy (for a minivan) platform. Easy to park with good visibility and my wife will drive it. Lots of things a family vehicle would feature that I don't really use, like the built in DVD player, IR headphones, etc. The dual sliding doors are a godsend to me. The only thing I see as a negative is the quality of the seat material (I couldn't wait for the leather package, but STRONGLY recommend it), which is serviceable. The carpet is a bit cheap. Those are very minor concerns, and overall, I love this vehicle.
Cons: Driver and pass seats feel cramped for those who are bigger
Advice: get the all wheel driveFront interior seems cramped. Good legroom in the rear. Hard plastic cargo area is wonderful for those with pets and young children. Good power for its class. Fuel economy is great. It would be awsome if they would make manual transmission an option for the AWD model.
Pros: The MGP of a Sunfire and room of an SUV
Cons: Armrests, there are none
Advice: I would suggest it, this vehicle fits all needs and is the best thing out of GM!I took this out for a test drive: sweet, good pickup, roomy as a small SUV, comfortable and affordable.
Pros: Awesome gas mileage
Cons: No complaints here, could use a little more power but would probably have to comprimise great gas mileage
Advice: A+ one of the best vehicles for your dollar, you get the room of an SUV, mileage of a Jetta and comfort of a luxury vehicle.Drives nice, good suspension, roomy and nice cd system.