Compare 1997 Chevrolet Astro Passenger vs 1997 Chrysler Town & Country

1997 Chevrolet Astro Passenger
1997 Chrysler Town & Country
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Ext 111" WB RWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext 111" WB RWD 16 21 $17,772 $19,638
Ext 111" WB AWD 15 19 $19,763 $21,838
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4-Door 113" WB FWD SX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 113" WB FWD SX 17 24 $24,213 $26,680
4-Door 119" WB FWD LX 17 24 $24,403 $26,895
4-Door 119" WB AWD LX 15 22 $27,034 $29,885
4-Door 119" WB FWD LXi 17 24 $28,512 $31,565
4-Door 119" WB AWD LXi 15 22 $30,602 $33,940
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,772
$24,213
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,638
$26,680
Monthly Payment Estimate
$327 / month
$445 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
21 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Panel -
EPA Classification
- Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
50.9 68.0
Front Shoulder Room (in)
64.0 62.5
Third Leg Room (in)
NA 35.2
Second Head Room (in)
37.9 40.5
Third Hip Room (in)
NA 49.7
Second Shoulder Room (in)
67.1 64.0
Front Leg Room (in)
41.6 40.6
Third Head Room (in)
NA 38.1
Front Hip Room (in)
64.9 57.7
Third Shoulder Room (in)
NA 62.1
Second Leg Room (in)
36.5 35.0
Passenger Capacity
5 7
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 39.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in)
111.0 113.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
7.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
77.5 76.8
Side Door Opening Width (in)
34.5 -
Overhang, Front (in)
32.5 -
Step Up Height - Side (in)
20.2 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
57.2 51.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
25.9 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
189.8 -
Side Door Opening Height (in)
44.5 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
7.3 -
Height, Overall (in)
76.1 68.7
Step Up Height - Front (in)
18.6 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
42.0 39.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
46.0 -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 5.4
Length, Overall (in)
- 186.4
Liftover Height (in)
- 24.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 64.0
Track Width, Front (in)
- 63.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
57.2 NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
126.0 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
47.2 45.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
61.7 49.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
104.4 NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
51.6 49.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
98.6 86.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
170.4 138.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.86 x 1.04 11.1 x 0.9
Brake Type
Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-wheel 4-wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.5 x 2.0 9.8 x 2.2
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
25 19.8
Fuel Tank Location
Forward of rear axle -
Steering
Steering Type
Power, spd sensitive Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
14.0 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.5 37.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- 3.14
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- 17.84
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
NA -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
1583 -
Rear Tire Order Code
QCU NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
NA -
Front Tire Size
P215/75R15 P215/65R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
752 -
Spare Tire Size
T145/80D16 T145/90D16
Front Tire Order Code
QCU NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
1583 -
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
752 -
Rear Tire Size
P215/75R15 P215/65R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
550 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
4500 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 200
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
3150 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
1824 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
2800 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
9000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2259 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
5950 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 3967
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15.0 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15.0 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 16 x 4.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.7 13.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts
1200 -
Engine
Engine Oil Cooler
Yes -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
190 @ 4400 158 @ 4850
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
250 @ 2800 203 @ 3250
Engine Order Code
L35 EGA
Displacement
4.3L/262 3.3L/201
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
21 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 17
Transmission
Trans PTO Access
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic Electronic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.29 2.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.63 1.57
Trans Order Code
M30 DGB
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA -
Trans Power Take Off
NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 0.69
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Automatic
Transfer Case Model
NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.06 2.84
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Type
4 4
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.62
Summary
Body Style
Extended 111" WB 4 Door
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Astro Passenger Chrysler Town & Country
Body Code
ZW9 -
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 34.9
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Front
Coil spring Iso Strut w/
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.26 1.00
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3150 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
2800 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.23 -
Axle Type - Front
Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
32 30.2
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
2800 -
Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf spring Leaf spring w/
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
1.18 0.75
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
3150 -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- linkless antisway bar
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- Coil Springs
Frame
Frame Type
Integral body -
Doors
Side Door Type
Sliding -

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