(3.0) 3 reviews
MSRP: $1,681$3,741
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 17-20
Engine: 190-hp, 3.2-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Seats: 5
1997 Isuzu Rodeo


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With sport utility vehicles flying out the door of most dealers, it seemsthat Japanese automaker Isuzu made a smart move a few years ago when itstopped importing its poor-selling line of cars to concentrate on trucks. There are two mainstays, the Rodeo and the Trooper. At first glance, these vehicles seem like two separate entities -- and theyare. But they share a common drive train: a 3.2-li... Read full review for the 1997 Isuzu Rodeo

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Great car from production date, to now!

by Speed Freak :: Simon from Saint Louis, MO on November 15, 2009

My '97 Rodeo is a dream! It rides smooth and sturdy, can carry quiet a load, great for extreme weather, and you don't feel bad taking it a bit off road! The entire vehicle is built on a strong rugged ... Read Full Review

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