There is not much information about 2023 GMC Savana Cutaway, except that it would be available possibly with the other trim, like the Van Cargo and Van Passenger. It’s pretty understandable that the information is very limited and minimal, considering that GMC focuses so much on their other SUVs and pickup trucks. It seems that GMC thinks that they don’t need to do a lot of tweaks and improvements for their commercial lines, leading to the Savana remains basic and simple even for the upcoming model.
About Savana Lineup
Savana is the lineup from GMC that is designed for commercial purposes. Unlike the trucks or the SUVs that are designed to be more functional and useful for everyday operation, the Savana is meant for business and commercial purposes. Savana family is designed and meant to transport people, handle small and big jobs, and haul cargo effortlessly and easily. The van even has its own hauling ability, where different trims would be able to handle different trailers. The Cargo is able to handle 10,000 pounds of weight, while the Passenger is able to manage 9,400 pounds.
The 2023 GMC Savana Cutaway remains the same. Savana family has its own features, uplifting options, and powertrains, that should meet your requirements as well as exceeding your expectations. The Cutaway has several wheelbase length options, along with wheel options and also fuel tank able to accommodate 57 gallon. All models are coming with ladder type frame that should be able to meet some upfits types.
Powertrain and Performance
The 2023 GMC Savana Cutaway powertrain is said to be highly capable, perfect for all kinds of activities. Moreover, there are also several powertrain options that you can choose. The first one would be the V6 unit of 4.3 liter capacity, set as the standard powertrain. It is offered with Variable Valve Timing and also Direct Injection, delivering 276 hp and 298 Nm of torque. It is coming with auto 8 speed for the transmission. The second one would be the V8 unit with 6.6 liter capacity, delivering 401 hp and 464 Nm of torque. It comes matching with heavy duty transmission with auto 6 speed mechanism.
The standard features include StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System, Hill Start Assist, four wheel (antilock) disc brakes, and also 150 amp alternator. The optional feature includes the dual batteries and heavy duty battery with (cold cranking) 770 amps. Keep in mind that packages and features would be different from one trim level to another one. So, be sure that you check the detailed trim level to find out more about the specifications.
Features and Safety Technology
Some of the standard features would include theft prevention system, Rear Vision camera, and also tire pressure monitor system. The optional ones would include locking rear differential, power door locks, extended mirrors, rear vision camera within the mirror, OnStar hardware (including the trial Driver Remote Access and Safety & Security), lane departure warning, and forward collision alert.
More technologies would include black rubberized vinyl floor, WiFi hotspot, 16 inch wheels, daytime running lamps, 120V power outlet, single zone (manual) AC, driver information center, body on frame construction, radio stereo AM/FM (with mp3 player), power adjustable and heated outside mirrors with manual folding mechanism, and front high-back bucket seats, whether in cloth or vinyl.
No Updates for the 2023 Model?
As it was mentioned before, it seems that the 2023 Savana doesn’t get many improvements and updates. Considering that GMC is focusing so much on the improvements of their trucks and SUVs lines, it’s normal if the Savana only gets the basic features and abilities.
Considering that the Savana is designed as the commercial fleets (all of Savana’s families are, whether they are the Cargo, Passenger, or Cutaway), the company believes that there is no need to include fancy updates or expensive features in the lineup. It’s a fleet for commercial, which means that functions are more important than the extra features or decorations. Moreover, Savana offers different fleet packages, including shuttle bus, school bus, and ambulance. The packages showcase the major functionality of the vehicle.
Price and Launch Date
There is no exact date of the launch, but since it is for 2023 model, it is expected to come in 2022. For the price, the 2023 GMC Savana Cutaway is set at around $33,000.