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2005 Chevrolet Classic
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,130
37 listings nationwide

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2017 Chevrolet SS
RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$42,367
14 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Chevrolet Classic
FWD
No Expert Reviews
2017 Chevrolet SS
RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

The Chevrolet SS is the kind of 4-door super-sleeper sedan there are just too few of in the world today—and unfortunately, it will be gone after this year. The SS is a reworked version...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2005 Chevrolet Classic
FWD
145
rsmossutah 2005 Chevrolet Classic FWDReview:

Great Car For The Price — This has been a very reliable vehicle. It gets me where I need to go (which is ~200 miles/day) and ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

115
offer2012 2005 Chevrolet Classic FWDReview:

It's A Really Good Car To Drive. You Can Go To Any Place, Feel Comfortable In It. — This car is really fun to drive, very comfortable, roomy, safe, and all in controll driving it. It g...

Primary Use: Family transportation

35
Melike 2005 Chevrolet Classic FWDReview:

Cam — çok güzel bir araba herkes e tercih ediyorum herkes alsın.Lütfen alın benim için benim içiçn çok öne...

Primary Use: Family transportation

2017 Chevrolet SS
RWD
Derrick writes:
Never owned or driven a Chevy SS but always wanted to own one I like the look I like the power I like the styl...
Power Ranked 2018 Dodge Charger worse.
"2017 Chevy SS is more powerful than the 5.7 Hemi Charger"
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Dodge Charger better.
"The charger it has an exciting look the Chevy has a boring plain look it looks like a regular car"
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Dodge Charger better.
"Well to be honest I really dont know what the seats are like in the Chevy but I own a Dodge Charger thats the only thing I have to go by"
Value Ranked 2018 Dodge Charger better.
"Well comparing the prices between the two I think i would have gotten a better deal with the Chevy it would have been a little more affordable for me maybe."
gta350 writes:
All around great sedan
Power Ranked 2017 BMW 3 Series worse.
"HP"
Front Seats Ranked 2017 BMW 3 Series worse.
"Comfort"
Brandon writes:
Purchased this 2017 SS to replace a 2017 Charger rt. The SS is by far the better performer, especially handlin...
Power Ranked 2017 Dodge Charger worse.
"The 6.2l V8 engine."
Value Ranked 2017 Dodge Charger worse.
"It has much better resale. Everything thats optional on a Charger comes standard on a SS."

Specs

2005 Chevrolet Classic
FWD
2017 Chevrolet SS
RWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
14 MPG
14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
22 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 18.8 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
140 hp @ 5,600 RPM
415 hp @ 5,900 RPM
415 hp @ 5,900 RPM
Torque
150 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
415 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
415 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10.7:1
10.7:1
Displacement
2,200 cc
6,200 cc
6,200 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
4.06 in x 3.62 in
4.06 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 3 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.9 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 38 in 39.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 16.4 cu ft
Exterior
Length 190.4 in 195.5 in
Width 69.4 in 74.7 in
Height 56.4 in 57.9 in
Wheelbase 107 in 114.8 in

Available Options

2005 Chevrolet Classic
FWD
2017 Chevrolet SS
RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Heron White
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Orange Blast Metallic
  • Phantom Black Metallic
  • Red Hot 2
  • Regal Peacock Green Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Slipstream Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Tire, Spare, 245/40R19
  • Sunroof, Power With Express Open

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