The 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS features a lowered suspension system, Z-rated tires with 17-inch aluminium wheels, a B-body ladder frame, disc brakes measuring 12.1 inches and C-pillar window shapes. The vehicle uses a LT1 V8 engine that is able to generate up to 260 horsepower and 330 pounds feet of torque when combined with a 4L60 four-speed automatic transmission system. The 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS is also able to reach 60 mph in just seven seconds.
The 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS includes a generous amount of space for both storage and seating. The car's trunk has a total space measurement of approximately 20.4 cubic feet, and its back seating area is designed to comfortably accommodate passengers over 6 feet tall. The vehicle also features a rear-wheel drive system and a total weight of approximately 4,180 pounds.
The 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS also features a front suspension system that combines both coil springs and control arms. The car's rear suspension system also uses coil springs that are combined with live axles. The car's front and rear brakes use a brake disc system. The Impala SS production line was manufactured from 1994 to 1996 and sold a total of over 69,000 vehicles.