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Chevrolet Impala
2020 Chevrolet Impala
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$31,620
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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Ford Taurus
2019 Ford Taurus
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$27,800
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.0
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Nissan Maxima
2021 Nissan Maxima
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$37,090
Starting Price (MSRP)
6.8
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Overview

Engine
3.6L V6 Flex-fuel (FFV)
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 19 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 18 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
18.8 ft³
Trunk Volume
20.1 ft³
Trunk Volume
14.3 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.6L V6 Flex-fuel (FFV)
3.5L V6 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
305 hp @ 6800 rpm
288 hp @ 6500 rpm
300 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
264 lb-ft @ 5200 rpm
254 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
261 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
3,917 lbs
3,565 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
N/A
21 MPG
24 MPG
City
19 MPG
18 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
26 MPG
30 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0 Tons/yr
8.4 Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
19 gallons
18 gallons
Cruising Range City
351.5 miles
342 miles
360 miles
Cruising Range Highway
518 miles
494 miles
540 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
201.3 in
202.9 in
192.8 in
Height
58.9 in
60.7 in
56.5 in
Max Width
73 in
76.2 in
73.2 in
Front Width
62.2 in
65.3 in
62.4 in
Rear Width
62 in
65.5 in
62.4 in
Wheelbase
111.7 in
112.9 in
109.3 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
5.1 in
5.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
45.8 in
41.9 in
45 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.9 in
39 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.9 in
57.9 in
56.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.9 in
56.3 in
54.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.8 in
38.1 in
34.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.4 in
37.8 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56.9 in
56.9 in
55.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
54.1 in
55.8 in
53.5 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
18.8 ft³
20.1 ft³
14.3 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.8 ft
39.5 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x TBD
18" x 7.5"
18" x 8.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x TBD
18" x 7.5"
18" x 8.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/50R18
P235/55HR18
P245/45VR18
Rear Tire
P235/50R18
P235/55HR18
P245/45VR18
Spare Tire
T125/70R17
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Agate Black
  • Blue Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Super Black

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
N/A
  • Carnelian Red Tintcoat
  • Pearl White Tricoat

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black, Premium Cloth/Leatherette seat trim
N/A
  • Cashmere, Leather-Appointed Seat Trim
  • Charcoal, Leather-Appointed Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Warranty Note
Preliminary 2020 Warranty Note
N/A
N/A
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