Some features of the 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS include a 5.7-liter V8 engine, four-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive. The 1996 Impala SS is a four-door sedan with a trunk that is separate from the interior of the vehicle.
The 1996 Impala SS travels 15 miles per gallon during city driving and 24 mpg on the highway. The Impala SS engine generates 330 foot-pounds of torque at 2,400 revolutions per minute and provides 260 horsepower at 5,000 rpm. The 23-gallon fuel tank takes regular unleaded fuel, which allows the vehicle to travel 345 to 552 miles between fill-ups.
Air conditioning, anti-lock brakes and power windows all come standard. The Impala SS also comes with power leather seats, power locks and alloy wheels. Optional features include cassette or CD players, an AM/FM stereo and a supercharged engine.
Unlike the previous year's model, the 1996 Impala SS has a floor shifter to change gears and rear-view mirrors directly on the glass. The vehicle has head- and side-mounted airbags and child safety locks on every door as standard safety features. The interior contains 20.4 cubic feet of cargo capacity and seats up to five people. The maximum towing capacity is 2,000 pounds, and the vehicle itself weighs 4,036 pounds.