I have had 2, a first gen and a second gen. Anything you can do with a 1/2 ton PU you can do with the avalanche. Plus the AV rides better since it is built on the Suburban platform, has a built in weather proof cover on the bed and very useful side storage for all the stuff you normally put under the back seat or tool… » 9/04/14 12:47pm 9/04/14 12:47pm