Mostly unchanged, the 2009 GMC Savana Cargo Van is available in quarter-ton, half-ton and one-ton weight classes and in regular and long wheelbases. Among the engine choices are a 4.3L V6 with 195 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque, 4.8L V8 with 279 hp and 294 lb-ft of torque, 5.3L V8 with 301 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque, 6.0L V8 with 319 hp and 367 lb-ft of torque, and 6.6L turbo-diesel with 250 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque. The Savana Cargo Van is offered primarily with a four-speed automatic transmission with rear-wheel drive, although the base trim does have an all-wheel drive option. GMC Savana Cargo Van standard features have earned the van a well-earned reputation for reliability and versatile configurations. Properly configured, the maximum payload is 4,147 pounds. EPA-estimated fuel economy runs from 15 mpg city/20 mpg hwy for the RWD V6 to 14/17 mpg with the AWD V8. Safety features include antilock disc brakes and a full complement of standard and optional airbags.