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2006 Chevrolet SSR
RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,744
25 listings nationwide

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2011 Chevrolet HHR
1LT FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$5,261
135 listings nationwide
9 GREAT deals
22 GOOD deals

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2006 Chevrolet SSR
RWD

The 2006 Chevrolet SSR is a nice car: it has retro-styling and pays homage to its roots (the 70s classic El Camino). However, Chevy for some reason thought customers would want to pay ...

2011 Chevrolet HHR
1LT FWD
Michael Perkins Review:

If you’ve always wanted an HHR, this is very literally your last chanc...

The Good: The 2011 Chevrolet HHR is stylish, comfortable, and roomy - an interes...

The Bad: Sadly, retro styling has become passé again, and with the deletion of ...

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

2006 Chevrolet SSR
RWD
1,835
2006 Chevrolet SSR RWDReview:

Need Space — Basically this would have to be one of the newest designs for a car / truck. Its a great vehicle to ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

35
2006 Chevrolet SSR RWDReview:

Best Of All Worlds — Love it because its 400hp hardtop convertible, and a pick up

115
2006 Chevrolet SSR RWDReview:

Sweet Ride — My uncle let me take it out to scare my aunt. VERY easy to do with this machine.

2011 Chevrolet HHR
1LT FWD
20
writes:
Didnt like the one I drove as well, mechanically , as the Scion.
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2015 Scion xB better.
"more square build."
Family Car Ranked 2015 Scion xB better.
"More space, better value."
writes:
Owned 2008 HHR, loved it so searched until I could find a newer model w low miles & more options.
665
2011 Chevrolet HHR 1LT FWDReview:

Good For The Price — Update on the Chevy HHR Previously, I had written a review on my 2011 HHR at 40k. Well, now up to...

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

Specs

2006 Chevrolet SSR
RWD
2011 Chevrolet HHR
1LT FWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
12 MPG
14 MPG
22 MPG
22 MPG
22 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
19 MPG
18 MPG
30 MPG
30 MPG
30 MPG
32 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 25 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
395 hp @ 5,700 RPM
395 hp @ 5,700 RPM
155 hp @ 6,100 RPM
172 hp @ 5,800 RPM
172 hp @ 5,800 RPM
155 hp @ 6,100 RPM
Torque
400 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
400 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
150 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
167 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
167 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
150 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
10:1
10.4:1
10.4:1
10:1
Displacement
6,000 cc
6,000 cc
2,200 cc
2,400 cc
2,400 cc
2,200 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.39 in x 3.72 in
3.46 in x 3.85 in
3.46 in x 3.85 in
3.39 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats Standard Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Optional
CD Changer Optional --
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.1 in 40.6 in
Back Legroom -- 39.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 25.2 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,349 lbs 900 lbs
Maximum Payload 1,349 lbs 900 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 2,500 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,500 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.5 in 176.2 in
Width 78.6 in 69.1 in
Height 63.8 in 63.1 in
Wheelbase 116 in 103.5 in
Bed Length 48.7 in --

Available Options

2006 Chevrolet SSR
RWD
2011 Chevrolet HHR
1LT FWD

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