Compare 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo vs 1999 Buick Riviera

1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
1999 Buick Riviera
Add Vehicle
Select style
2-Door Coupe LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe LS 20 29 $17,032 $18,615
2-Door Coupe Z34 19 30 $18,881 $20,635
Select style
2-Door Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 18 27 $30,607 $33,820
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,032
$30,607
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$18,615
$33,820
Monthly Payment Estimate
$310 / month
$564 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.6 57.8
Front Leg Room (in)
42.4 42.6
Front Hip Room (in)
53.4 54.5
Second Leg Room (in)
34.9 37.1
Front Head Room (in)
37.9 38.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
96.1 99.5
Second Hip Room (in)
51.6 52.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.5 57.8
Second Head Room (in)
36.9 36.2
Passenger Capacity
6 5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
53.8 54.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.0 62.6
Wheelbase (in)
107.5 113.8
Liftover Height (in)
26.7 31.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.5 75.0
Track Width, Front (in)
59.5 62.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.5 5.4
Length, Overall (in)
200.7 207.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.5 17.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 10.94 x 0.43
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8.86 x 1.77 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.1 x 1.04 11.85 x 1.26
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4 Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.6 18.5
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Power
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.60 3.15
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
42.4 40.9
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.1 15.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 39.1
Tires
Spare Tire Size
T125/70D16 T125/70R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/70R15 P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P205/70R15 P225/60R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3306 3699
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 4 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
12.2 13.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 970
Engine
Fuel System
SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
185 @ 4000 280 @ 3600
Engine Order Code
L82 L67
Displacement
3.1L/191 3.8L/231
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
160 @ 5200 240 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas V6 Supercharged Gas V6
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 18
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.92 2.92
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Type
4 4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic Electronic
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.38 2.39
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.57 1.57
Trans Order Code
MX0 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.29 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70 0.71
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Coupe LS 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Monte Carlo Buick Riviera
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
35 25
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.63 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
35 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.26 1.1
Suspension Type - Rear
MacPherson Strut Semi Trailing Arm

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue