Chevrolet Impala vs Pontiac Catalina Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2020 Chevrolet Impala LS FWD
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Specs

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
1981 Pontiac Catalina
Coupe RWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
305 hp @ 6,800 RPM
197 hp @ 6,300 RPM
110 hp @ 3,800 RPM
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Torque
264 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
190 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.3:1
8:1
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Displacement
3,600 cc
2,500 cc
3,800 cc
5,000 cc
4,900 cc
4,300 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
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 45.8 in 42 in
Back Legroom 39.8 in 38 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft --
Exterior
Length 201.3 in 213 in
Width 84.3 in 76 in
Height 58.9 in 56 in
Wheelbase 111.7 in 115.9 in

Available Options

2020 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
1981 Pontiac Catalina
Coupe RWD

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