Specialty Vehicles

Find exactly the right vehicles for your business needs. Specialty Vehicle Manufactures provide quality upfit products that enhance GM trucks and vans, and are selected on the merit of their upfit / conversion, financial stability and adherence to governmental and trade association requirements. 

Utility / Service Body


Utility / Service Body

Compartment storage is the name of the game for Utility Bodies, particularly when tradespeople and government agencies need maximum storage space versatility. In addition to packing plenty of well-organized storage space, Utility Bodies are also well suited to take on additional duties with cherry-picker buckets, air compressors, cable reels, cranes, digger derricks and rescue equipment. No matter how far-reaching your needs, we're here to help you get it done. 

Key Features and Options
  • 2WD or 4WD capability 
  • GVWR packages of up to 13,200 lb. (5,988 kg)
Body Application Chart

Specialty Cargo & Cutaway Vans


Specialty Cargo & Cutaway Vans

If your cargo needs weather protection, a van body is the answer. It offers maximum versatility for meat, poultry and flower wholesalers, as well as newspaper, delivery, expediting companies and municipalities. 

We're here to cover your needs. 

Key Features and Options
  • Three engine choices
  • GVWR packages of up to 14,200 lbs. (6,441 kg)
Body Application Chart

Shuttle Bus


Shutter Bus

When it comes to transit or shuttle bus applications, the right equipment is crucial. The Chevrolet Express and the GMC Savana are excellent choices for your business or community transportation needs. They offer exceptionally smooth handling with a long-arm / short-arm independent front suspension. 

Our shutter bus Chassis Cabs provide plenty of power with the standard L96 6.0L V8 gasoline engines. An available LC8 6.0L V8 gaseous version is capable of running on either gas or CNG / LPG. Both are mated to the heavy-duty Hydra-Matic 6L90E 6-speed automatic transmission that features Tow/Haul mode, Grade Braking and Driver Shift Control.

Key Features

  • 220-amp alternator
  • HVAC system auxiliary rear heat provisions
  • Isolated 2nd battery 
  • Transmission oil cooler, external
  • Air conditioning
  • Driver Information Centre (fuel, speed, oil life, maintenance reminders, tachometer and engine hour meter)
  • Wiring junction block accessory includes 2-30-amps circuits 
  • Inside rear-view manual day/night mirror or Rear Vision Camera display mirror
  • Ladder-type frame
Other Options
  • Single or Dual Rear Wheels (depending on model / GVWR)
  • Auxiliary heat generator
  • Auxiliary fuel fitting (L96 or LC8 and 124.9L 27.4 Imp. Gal.) mid-frame tank only
  • Fuel tank, 215.7L (47.4 Imp. Gal.)
  • Driver-only high-back bucket seating arrangement
  • Headliner delete
  • Keyed alike (key, single)
Body Application Chart

School Bus


School Bus

Chevrolet and GMC offer several options when you need the right vehicles for transportation children. In fact, the Chevrolet Express and the GMC Savana are popular chassis cab upfit choices used by the school bus manufacturing industry for Type A school buses. 

Our school buses offer smooth handling and a choice of three robust powertrain, depending on wheelbase and GVWR. They include the 4.3L V6 with 8-speed automatic, Vortex L96 6.0L V8 engine with 6-speed automatic or the available LC8 6.0L V8 gaseous capable of running on gas or CNG / LPG. All transmission feature Tow/Haul mode and Grade Braking.

Key Features and Available Options

  • Ladder-type frame
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Standard StabiliTrak on SRW 9,900 lb. (4,491 kg) and 10,100 lb. (4,581 kg) GVWR chassis
  • Transmission oil cooler, external
  • Driver Information Centre (fuel, speed, oil life, maintenance reminder, tachometer and engine hour meter)
  • Single 220-amp alternator
  • Dual batteries - 2nd isolated
  • Isolated rear lighting circuits on cutaway models
  • Wiring junction block accessory includes 2-30-amp circuits
Other Options
  • Single or Dual Rear Wheels (depends on model/GVWR)
  • Auxiliary heat generator
  • Auxiliary fuel fitting (L96 or LC8 and 124.9L 27.4 Imp. Gal.) gal mid-frame tank only
  • Driver-only high-back bucket seating arrangement
  • Keyed alike (key, single)
  • Back-up alarm, 97 decibels
Body Application Chart

Platform / Stake Vehicles


Platform / Stake Vehicles

Carrying everything from livestock to lumbar and scrap metal, platform/stake applications are among the most versatile of work trucks. When properly equipped, they can meet the diverse needs of many different types of customers.


Key Features and Available Options:
  • 2WD or 4WD capability
  • GVWR packages of up to 13,200 lb. (5987 kg)
Body Application Chart

Dump Body


Dump Body

Dump operations usually mean severe service - they need the fortitude for max load performance both on- and off-road, along with the ability to routinely absorb shock loads from loaders and bed dumps. Stability for high dump-bed angles and load shift when offloading is also mandatory. In addition to earthmoving, sand-and-gravel haulers, and aggregate hauler vocations, other applications include dredgers, asphalt, masonry mining, landscaping, nurseries and more. 

When you need heavy-duty equipment, we're on the job.

Key Features and Available Options

  • 2WD or 4WD capability
  • GVWR packages of up to 13,200 lb. (5,987 kg)
Body Application Chart

Ambulance / Rescue


Ambulance / Rescue

When lives are on the line, having the right equipment is crucial. Chevrolet and GMC offer several ambulance upfit prep packages to meet your needs. The packages are compatible with the Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana cutaways and cargo vans. 

Key Features of the Chevrolet Express / GMC Savana Cutaway Ambulance Prep Package:

  • Single 220-amps alternator
  • Isolated 2nd battery
  • HVAC system auxiliary rear heat provisions
  • Air conditioning
  • Isolated rear lighting circuits on cutaway models
  • 4-wheel anti-lock AC Power Outlet, and two 12-volt auxiliary power outlet
  • Driver Information Center (fuel, speed, oil life, maintenance reminders, tachometer and engine hour meter)
  • Transmission oil cooler, external
  • Ladder-type frame
  • 3500 model with GVWR up to 12,300 lb. (5,579 kg) on a choice of 139-inch or 159-inch wheelbase
  • 4500 model with GVWR up to 14,200 lb. (6,441 kg) on 159-inch wheelbase
Body Application Chart

Snow Plow Prep Package and Spreader Trucks


Snow Plow Prep Package and Spreader Trucks

General Motors offers hardworking trucks for snow businesses, with Chevrolet and GMC trucks equipped with the available Snow Plow Prep Package. Our prep packages are carefully designed to help ensure that the loads imposed by heavy plows and salt/sand spreaders are manageable. But it doesn't stop there. Depending on the specific application, prep packages can include a mounting location for snow plow controls, high-output alternator, backup emergency light power, forward lamp wireless harness and provisions for cab-mounted beacon lamp. 

Key Features

  • Snow Plow Prep Package
  • GVWR packages of up to 13,200 lb. (5,987 kg)
  • Body Application Chart