The dashboard featured a chrome Impala logo embedded in the wood grain trim that runs across the dashboard and onto the doors. Recall Date 2014-06-23 Description This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-521-7300. Find what turns you on Available only in the 48 contiguous United States. In the affected vehicles, the weight on the key ring and road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine.
Sport Coupes featured a shortened roof line and wrap-over back window. For a list of vehicles with Automatic Crash Notification visit onstar. Of course, many of those sales can be attributed to fleet sales. All 1973 Chevrolet vehicles featured a larger, shock-absorbing front bumper due to new federal mandates which required 5-mile-per-hour 8. Edmunds remarks its only bested by Honda's Accord, while Cars.
Standard Catalog of American Cars 1946—1975. Anti-lock brakes and traction control are standard on all models, and a stability-control system comes on models equipped with the 3. The small-block 283 was offered with a two barrel carburetor. Both conditions increase the risk of injury during a crash. It also came with the option for a rear vinyl bench seat and front cloth bucket or bench seats, both cloth front and rear seats, or vinyl front and rear seats.
Owners may contact the Chevrolet owner center at 1-866-694-6546. Introduction Until gas prices started going through the roof, the Impala was one of the few cars that was selling well for General Motors. The base model came equipped with cloth bench seats, steel wheels, the 180 horsepower 130 kW 3. When we folded the rear-seat cushions forward, they revealed some shallow bins, which would be perfect for hiding high-tech toys. The 2015 Chevrolet Impala Bi-Fuel has a 500-mile driving range.
Essentially, it offers a lot of bang for the buck, with a cavernous interior, plenty of standard amenities, and powerful, moderately responsive engines. The 1958 model year was the first with dual headlamps. The tenth generation Impala was the first North American sedan in 20 years to earn Consumer Reports ' top score, with a score of 95 of a possible 100 points. The lower half of the dash on the model I tested used molded plastic below simulated wood trim that reeked of cheapness with its ill-fitting panels. The Impala and the upscale Caprice sold well into the early 1980s. The Charger and 300 rate Good in the front test but Poor in the side impact without optional side airbags and Marginal for rear impacts. .
The generation-7 OnStar system with was included when the available directions and connections service was selected. Australian models were assembled in Australia from kits, as this lessened tax on the cars. It is nightmare of a vehicle but it's paid for so I'll keep it for now. The 2009 Chevrolet Malibu is a pretty responsible car—but it's also fun to drive. Wireless charging for devices, front and rear splash guards, as well as lane change alert were added. Air bags, head curtain side-impact, first and second row. The 9C1 was a base model with a stronger suspension and the 3.
Although the Impala is expected to eventually be replaced by the rear-drive Chevy Caprice in law enforcement applications, police forces already employing the Impala might not want to make the switch right away. Other Features StabiliTrak, stability control system with traction control Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control Air bags, dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger. The 9C3 was comparably equipped to the 9C1, but the ability to add other convenience options and more paint and interior choices set the 9C3 apart. Chip led design of the 2006 Chevrolet Impala, then took on assignments in the U. For 2009, the revamped OnStar—offered on a trial bases for one year—include Bluetooth features like navigation remain intact. This body style had been introduced for the 1974 model year, a precursor to Detroit's complete abandonment of pillarless body styles before the end of the Seventies.
Impalas again featured premium interior appointments, plusher seats could be done by the dealerships on customer request. Bluetooth phone connectivity is added, and dual-zone climate control is standard across the range. The Impala also gained the top trim station wagon body design, in place of the Chevrolet Nomad model. Even entering a highway on-ramp at normal speeds led to ; any faster, and the front tires started sliding under the strain. Interiors held a two-spoke steering wheel and color-keyed door panels with brushed aluminum trim. The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring.