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Chevrolet Impala


1995 Chevrolet Impala SS
The Chevrolet Impala SS came back on 17-inch aluminum wheels in 1995.
The Chevrolet Impala SS came back on 17-inch aluminum wheels in 1995.

The 1995 Chevrolet Impala SS, with the nameplate's mid-1994 debut sparking rave reviews from the automotive press, returned with only minor changes. Most noticeable was a wider palette of hues that expanded the original "any color so long as it's black" philosophy to include Dark Cherry and Green-Gray.

Interiors remained available in gray leather only. Like its Caprice counterpart, optional premium cassette and CD players featured speed-compensated volume control that adjusted radio volume to ambient noise levels.

Gray was the only interior color offered on the 1995 Chevrolet Impala SS.
Gray was the only interior color offered on the 1995 Chevrolet Impala SS.

The only powertrain offered was again the 260-horsepower 5.7-liter LT1 V-8 mated to a four-speed automatic transmission. Since this same combination was optional on the Caprice, the Impala SS remained largely an appearance upgrade -- and even that was compromised somewhat this year, as the Caprice took on the Impala's "dog leg" rear roof pillar.

However, the Impala featured a more sophisticated suspension system that gave it amazing agility for a two-ton sedan. It also retained its unique monochromatic paint treatment, aero body aids, and those beautiful 17-inch aluminum wheels.

1995 Chevrolet Impala SS Facts

Model
Weight range (lbs.)
Price range (new)
Number built
Impala SS
4,036
$22,910
not available