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Pros: Great Gas Mileage for the size.
Cons: Needs a tread on the bumper - gets scratched too easily taking cargo out.
Advice: Get the GLS packageGreat value. Feature rich vehicle. Very luxurious interior. Backup sensors are a must for a van like this. My wife is an amputee (sans her left arm), the automatic side door is very helpful when handling kids. Gets awesome mileage. We get about 20-23 around town and 28-32 highway. Looked at the Nissan and Honda - couldn't justify the high price for limited value. The Venture is a cheapened version of the same. Too bad GM is shutting Olds down.