1997 Geo Prizm 4-Door Sedan Specs

4-Door Sedan
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 30 mpg City/34 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas L4, 1.6L
EPA Class Sub-Compact
Style Name 4dr Sdn
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/4th & 5th OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2359
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.3
Second Head Room (in) 36.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.1
Second Hip Room (in) 54.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 33.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.4
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 173.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.3
Liftover Height (in) 26.4
Wheelbase (in) 97.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1
Height, Overall (in) 53.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 12.7

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 30

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Type Gas L4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5600
Displacement 1.6L/97
Engine Order Code L01
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 105 @ 4400
Fuel System SFI
Transmission
Trans Order Code MM5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25
Trans Description Cont. Again 5th OD
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Clutch Size (in) 8.3
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/4th &
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.72
Brakes
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.04 x 0.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 17.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.27
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 16.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P175/65R14
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Front Tire Size P175/65R14
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Coil Springs

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Note No Deductible Supplemental Inflatable Restraint - 3 years/36,000 miles
Basic Years 3
Emissions Note Emission component coverage - Varies by geographical region
Roadside Assistance Note Courtesy Care Roadside Assistance Program includes - Toll Free Assistance # 1-800-CHEV-USA Free Towing to nearest Chevy Dealer Locksmith Services, Flat Tire Repair, Jump Start & Fuel delivery Courtesy transportation - Applies when vehicle is left at participating dealer for warranty covered repairs (see dealer for details)

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA