(3.5) 4 reviews
MSRP: $467$2,971
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 21-24
Engine: 160-hp, 3.1-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: N/A
1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo


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The Monte Carlo name holds a special place in the hearts of Chevy loyalists. The last time a car had this name gracing its flanks, Bill Clinton thought Whitewater was a good investment. With its knife-edge styling, opera window and rear-drive V-8 performance, this was an all-American styling statement. It was big, space-inefficient and loved by Chevy devotees, who would buy any car... Read full review for the 1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

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The 2nd WORST car I've ever owned!

by Cujo from Wooster, Ohio on November 4, 2011

Bought this car from a friend - it's the Z34 model - who takes immaculate care of their vehicles so I figured it was a safe bet - boy was I wrong! Within the first 2 months the valve gasket started to... Read Full Review

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When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

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