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1997 Ford Probe
GT
No Data Available
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
MSRP
$23,600
Invoice
$21,924
Average Price Paid
$21,897
360 listings nationwide

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1997 Ford Probe
GT
No Data Available
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
No Data Available

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

1997 Ford Probe
GT
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$17,255
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,013
7 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1997 Ford Probe
GT
No Expert Reviews
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

Minor design tweaks, more standard safety and convenience features, and more manual transmissions arrive as the standout changes for the Civic's 2020 model year. Last redesigned for th...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 10

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.)

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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 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
50
JUSTIN writes:
Good A-to-B car, has lots of room for the segment, decent power. Not very exciting, but makes a terrific da...
Family Car Ranked 2020 Hyundai Veloster N FWD worse.
"More space, has 4-doors, softer ride."
Value Ranked 2020 Hyundai Veloster N FWD better.
"A lot of technology and research geared toward better sports performance makes it more valuable. It has an LSD, dynamic exhaust, dynamic suspension, a better sound system, better infotainment, better aerodynamics, bigger brakes, the list goes on. They’re definitely for a sportier drive but I like that because that’s what I was looking for. "
5
GuruMHYM3 writes:
electric seat in front - still requires moving back and raising steeting wheel to exit

Specs

1997 Ford Probe
GT
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
--
31 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
--
40 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
164 hp @ 5,600 RPM
164 hp @ 5,600 RPM
174 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
160 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
160 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
162 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
10.6:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
2.87 in x 3.52 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 -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Standard
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 --
Passenger Power Seats Optional --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 28.5 in 35.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft 11.9 cu ft
Exterior
Length 179.5 in 177.3 in
Width 69.8 in 70.9 in
Height 51.6 in 54.9 in
Wheelbase 102.8 in 106.3 in

Available Options

1997 Ford Probe
GT
2020 Honda Civic
EX Coupe FWD

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