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2020 Chevrolet Impala LS FWD
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Specs

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
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23 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
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29 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
305 hp @ 6,800 RPM
197 hp @ 6,300 RPM
74 hp @ 5,200 RPM
74 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
264 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
86 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
86 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.3:1
9:1
9:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
2,500 cc
1,600 cc
1,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.37 in
3.46 in x 3.97 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.8 in 42 in
Back Legroom 39.8 in 31 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft --
Exterior
Length 201.3 in 166 in
Width 84.3 in 64 in
Height 58.9 in 52 in
Wheelbase 111.7 in 95.6 in

Available Options

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
1988 Chevrolet Nova
Hatchback RWD

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