The Yellow Van

1981 GMC Vandura with LS 427 Crate Engine

The Yellow Van Partners & Products


LS 427 Crate Engine

LS Mid-Mount Water Pump & Accessory Drive - Alternator, A/C, Power Steering

Cast LS Manifold

2-Piece LS Valve Covers

LS Engine Mounts

Aluminum Radiator

Transmission & Drivetrain

6L80e 6-speed automatic transmission

Tilt Steering Column

Universal Transmission Crossmember


  • Tubular Upper/Lower Control Arms
  • Coil Springs
  • Shocks
  • Spindles


Rust Sealant Coating

Tires, Wheels & Brakes

Halibrand Sprint Wheels 20" Rear / 19" Front

Street Comp Tires

  • 275/40R20 Rear
  • 220/40R19 Front

From the Store

The Yellow Van Episodes

  • Upgrading the Yellow Van

    With any project, there comes a time where you are ready to dig into it and start cutting, welding, and building. BUT STOP…wait a minute.

    October 08, 2022
  • LS427 Crate Engine

    Every gearhead out there knows that unboxing a crate engine is like Christmas morning no matter what time of year it is. Inside that box is a pre-built, run-in, and ready to install engine, and it

    October 01, 2022
  • The New/Old Van Craze

    There was a time when vans ruled the custom scene! They had slick paint jobs (sometimes with wizards), crazy interiors, and even crazier engines.

    July 12, 2022