...Standard 16-inch wheels and tires do much to help with both ride and grip, while Impala's standard four-wheel-disc brakes are rated for heavy-duty service in a new Impala police package. Antilock brakes, a tire inflation monitor and traction control are optional on base models and standard on LS. Occupant safety will be a big selling point for the Impala. Head protection standards for 2003 were met three years in advance, a side airbag is available, and rear-seat tethers will handle up to three child safety seats. Daytime running lights are standard. Other standard equipment includes air...
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...They work with an alert 4-speed automatic transmission and only call for 87-octane fuel. The standard engine delivers decent performance, while the 3.8 V6's additional horsepower and torque may remind former owners of old V8-powered Impalas. Happily, the 200-horsepower V6 can be bought for the base model in a $986 package that includes the sport suspension and other LS items, such as anti-lock brakes, traction control and a tire-inflation monitor. Anti-Lock Brake Availability The Impala has police-car-style 4-wheel disc brakes that provide strong stopping power. But, while an anti-lock brake...
...The LS model adds front bucket seats and a split, rear seatback that folds for additional cargo room. Both models have large, easy-to-use controls that are well lit at night, and wide, tall doors that allow easy entry and exit. Under the Hood Base Impalas use a 180-horsepower 3.4-liter V-6 engine that provides decent acceleration, and the LS has a 200-hp 3.8-liter V-6 that is quieter and delivers stronger acceleration and more enthusiastic passing power. Both engines team with a smooth-shifting four-speed automatic transmission. Safety Standard safety features include a side-impact airbag for...
...The 2001 Impala showed few changes from the 2000 model,
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