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Chevrolet
Venture
1997
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1997 Chevrolet Venture Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1997 Chevrolet Venture specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1997 Chevrolet Venture warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$19,925
Invoice *
$18,032
Engine
3.4L V-6 180 HP 205.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
18.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
25.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
3.4L V-6 180 HP 205.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
105 amp
Battery
600 amp with run down protection
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
20.0 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Traction Control
ABS
Ride
comfort / touring
Auto-Levelling Suspension
rear
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " steel
Front Tires
P205/70SR15.0BSW AS / P215/70SR15.0BSW AS / P205/70SR15.0BSW self-sealing AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
7
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
driver and passenger
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way / 6-way (4-way power)
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
removable full bench / removable 50-50 split-bench / removable bucket
Rear Child Seats
1 / 2
Third Row Seats
removable full bench
Seat Trim
cloth / premium cloth
Door Trim
cloth w/carpet lower
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Roof Features
roof rack
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
dome light
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
covered bin
Dashboard Storage
dashboard storage
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Air Filter
air filter
Radio
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
single / 6-disc
Speakers
4 / 4 performance
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent
Antenna
window grid
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
3
Instrument Display
analog
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Volt Gauge
voltmeter gauge
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel
tilt
Front Windows
manual / power
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
none
1-Touch Open
driver
Tinted Windows
light / deep
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Security System
security system
Door Count
3 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
126.6 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
186.9 "
Exterior Width
72.0 "
Exterior Height
67.4 "
Wheelbase
112 "
Front Tread
62 "
Rear Tread
63 "
Turning Radius
18.7 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
5,397 lbs.
Curb Weight
3,699 lbs.
Front Gross Axle Weight Rating
2,725 lbs.
Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating
2,679 lbs.
Payload
1,422 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
3,500 lbs.
Front Legroom
39.9 "
Rear Legroom
36.9 "
Front Headroom
39.9 "
Rear Headroom
39.3 "
Third Row Headroom
38.3 "
Front Hiproom
55.5 "
Rear Hiproom
60.4 "
Third Row Hiproom
48.3 "
Front Shoulder Room
59.8 "
Rear Shoulder Room
61.9 "
Third Row Shoulder Room
60.1 "
Interior Cargo Volume
16.3 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
42.8 cu.ft.
Bumpers
body-colored
Rear Step Bumper
rear step bumper
Bodyside Moldings
black
Grille Moldings
chrome
Paint
monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
72/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000
Accessories Months/Miles
96/80,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1997 Chevrolet Venture safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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