Chevrolet Van has very wide history, which began in 1961 where the whole world saw this model for the first time. It is a cargo or passenger van, produced General Motors Corporation in the United States. Concern Chevrolet presented Van as a minivan that is available in classic and the "deluxe" version. The model was produced on the same platform with its competitors - GMC wagon, as well as cars Ford Econoline Van and the Dodge Ram Van. It exist three generations of Van model and many restyling versions and special modifications. Chevrolet Van all the time was quite inexpensive, simple and reliable vehicle with a large row of engines in volume from 4,1 to 7,4 liters.
The car has a comfortable cabin for 8 seats. The basic packaging arrangement provide very rich equipment. Optionally, customers can order additional equipment to meet their own needs and taste. Minivan Chevrolet VAN provides superior controllability and soundproofed cabin that gives real comfort to travel. The first generation of the cars had six-cylinder engine with air cooling. Distinguishing feature of the car was the body with the motor placed in the "doghouse". Company finished its production in 1966. The second generation appeared in 1967 and received new «face», a new radiator grille, headlights and rounded windscreen. Placement of elements and control devices remained the same, but a place for the engine became much larger.
The third generation was presented in 1971 and had significant re-generation of vehicle. Constructors had greatly improved appearance of the car and moved the engine forward, in front of driver. Shapes of the body had lasted until 1995, with minimum changes. An important stage in the history of Chevrolet Van cars was period of 1986 - 1987 years, when designers had replaced most part of six-cylinder engines with a volume of 4,3-liter, replaced the old straight six-cylinder engines with 4-1 liters. Modern version of the vehicle offers choice of gasoline V8 type 5,3-liter, 5,4-liter or 6,0-liter capacity engines. All of them equipped with 5-speed automatic transmission. Also basic package includes side and front airbags for both driver and passengers.