When Chevrolet released the first Impala in 1958, it was meant to be a prestige car that was within reach of the average American. It was a success and six decades later, the Chevrolet Impala has become one of the most famous models in America.
Since the new millennium, the Impala is a full-size Chevrolet sedan. Impala however consistently offers a spacious interior with a powerful engine and more fuel efficient.
The 2018 Chevrolet Impala is a four-door, five-passenger sedan that sold in three trim levels: the base LS, LT and Premier.
All 2018 Chevrolet Impala get a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive as standard. The LS and LT come with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine good for 196 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque. EPA fuel economy rated at 25 mpg combined (22 city/30 highway). Also standard is an automatic stop-start system that automatically shuts off the engine when you come to a halt to save fuel.
Standard on Premier and optional for the rest is a 3.6-liter V6 engine generates 305 hp and 264 lb-ft of torque. In performance testing, the 2018 Chevrolet Impala with the V6 accelerates hit 60 mph in 6.4 seconds. The EPA rates this engine at 22 mpg combined (19 city/28 highway).