1997 Geo Metro

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15 reviews
Available Price Range $651-$5,771 Trims3 Combined MPG 41-46 Seats 4

Our Take on the 1997 Geo Metro

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

Here's a recipe for discomfort: Take one 6-foot-6-inch driver. Fold into a Geo Metro coupe. Shake well. Ouch. The two-door Metro is tiny. Designated as a subcompact, it's an economy critter designed to carry several small people with the least amount of expense. It's a member of a niche market where awesome gas mileage and parking ease reign supreme. Despite the common-sense ... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

4.4 out of 5

Based on 15 reviews

Best Mileage Last Longer

by Greencastle Native from Greencastle, IN on June 16, 2010

The 97 Geo Metro is by far the best car made, both for fuel economy (I average 39) and for dependability (mine has 200187). This car is the king of budget vehicles in every week, cheap to buy, cheap t... Read Full Review

3 Trims Available

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 is currently 1 recall for this car.

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