(4.9) 20 reviews
Body Style: Coupe
Combined MPG: 24-26
Engine: 180-hp, 3.4-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Our Take on the 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Our Take

The two-door Monte Carlo coupe has served as Chevrolet’s entrant into NASCAR racing, though the stock car has nothing mechanically in common with production models. The 2000 models received bold, race-inspired restyling, which moved them from midsize to full-size proportions on a new platfo... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

DAYTONA BEACH - "Gee," said a woman who was pumping gas at a Mobil station here last Saturday night. "That's kind of morbid."Yes, perhaps it is. She was looking at my 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS Dale Earnhardt Signature Edition car. It's black and has a number "3" on the side, which was, of course, the number of Dale Earnhardt's black NASCAR Winston Cup Monte Carlo. The car ... Read full review for the 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Consumer Reviews


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comfort,style, mileage

by pete5769@yahoo.com from Buffalo on November 25, 2010

in our houshold, we have had 3 Monte Carlos since 01 and great cars! Brake pads, rotors are a problem as our one car has major brake work done every 35,000 miles. All cars get great mileage 27 to 33. ... Read Full Review

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A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

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.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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