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2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

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Key specs

Base trim shown


Body style


Seating capacity

197.9” x 55.2”


Front-wheel drive



The good:

  • Performance of Supercharged SS
  • Driving ease
  • Quietness
  • Automatic-transmission operation
  • Passenger space

The bad:

  • Fuel economy of Supercharged SS
  • Steering feel
  • Reduced visibility due to thick pillars
  • Long doors hinder entry and exit in tight spaces
  • Resale value of LS

4 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

  • Supercharged SS

  • LS


  • LT


  • SS


Wondering which trim is right for you?

Our 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo trim comparison will help you decide.

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Notable features

  • Choice of three V-6s
  • Available supercharged V-6
  • Race-style short-deck profile
  • Kinship to company's Impala sedan
  • Available ABS

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.5
  • Interior 4.4
  • Performance 4.4
  • Value 4.5
  • Exterior 4.6
  • Reliability 4.4
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Most recent consumer reviews


Car seat belt broke

My sun was accident air bags did not deploy he passed away seat belt broak and he was eject as the result he passed away


Good looks and performance

This is my 6th Chevrolet Monte Carlo It fits the purpose I bought it because I’m a Chevy fan in particular Monte Carlos...I’ve owned 2 1987 SS Montes,a’76,’70 and a 2004 and now a 2005 LT


Best car I’ve owned

The best cheapest car out right now hands down 3.8 rule the roads!!! Drive one an see bet you want be disappointed !!!!!!!!!!!!!! Great handling on a bumpy road

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Based on the 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo base trim.
Frontal driver
Frontal passenger
Nhtsa rollover rating
Side driver
Side rear passenger


New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Chevrolet
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
5 model years or newer/up to 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
12 months/12,000 miles bumper-to-bumper original warranty, then may continue to 6 years/100,000 miles limited (depending on variables)
6 years/100,000 miles
Dealer certification required
172-point inspection
Roadside assistance
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