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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

1997 Ford Probe
GT
No Data Available
2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
MSRP
$34,995
Invoice
$34,056
Average Price Paid
$33,424
359 listings nationwide

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1997 Ford Probe
GT
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2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

1997 Ford Probe
GT
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$17,255
2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,252
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1997 Ford Probe
GT
No Expert Reviews
2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

The Dodge Charger represents an all-in-one approach to modern performance. Unlike its Challenger coupe counterpart, the Charger is a sedan, providing the usability of four full doors a...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

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

1997 Ford Probe
GT
65
Kenneth 1997 Ford Probe GTReview:

Could Do With Soft Top — fast on exceleration very quick easy to handle stops on a tanner no repairs has very nice looks an n...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

25
Gilson 1997 Ford Probe GTReview:

Id Get It Again — i loved this vehicle however this vehicle brought with it a lot of problems that ended up into proba...

175
Tony 1997 Ford Probe GTReview:

Not A Bad Car, Throw In Some Upgrades And It's An Easy Sleeper!! — This car is very under rated! I was very pleased with the performance aspect, handles like a dream. ...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
10
GuruS3PFY writes:
He traded this car for the new hellcat challenger
Power Ranked 2019 Dodge Challenger better.
"Cause I drove in it"
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Dodge Challenger better.
"Cause, irdk"
Isabella writes:
This car is my dream car.
GuruC4G35 writes:
Good
Power Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Malibu RS FWD better.
"My choice "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Malibu RS FWD better.
"My choice"

Specs

1997 Ford Probe
GT
2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
--
18 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
--
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
164 hp @ 5,600 RPM
164 hp @ 5,600 RPM
300 hp @ 6,350 RPM
Torque
160 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
160 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
264 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
10.2:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.78 in x 3.27 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 5 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 4 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 41.8 in
Back Legroom 28.5 in 40.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft 16.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,118 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 179.5 in 200.8 in
Width 69.8 in 82.7 in
Height 51.6 in 58.5 in
Wheelbase 102.8 in 120 in

Available Options

1997 Ford Probe
GT
2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD

Exterior Colors

  • F8 Green
  • Frostbite
  • Go Mango
  • Granite Pearlcoat
  • HELLRAISIN
  • Indigo Blue
  • Octane Red Pearlcoat
  • Pitch Black Clearcoat
  • SINAMON Stick
  • Torred Clearcoat
  • Triple Nickel Clearcoat
  • White Knuckle Clearcoat

Option Packages

  • Cold Weather Package
  • Alpine Audio Group W/Subwoofer
  • Blacktop Package
  • Driver Convenience Group
  • Gloss Black Painted Roof
  • Navigation & Travel Group
  • Plus Group
  • Power Sunroof
  • Technology Group

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