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Chevrolet
Prizm
1998
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1998 Chevrolet Prizm Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1998 Chevrolet Prizm specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Chevrolet Prizm warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$12,143
Invoice *
$11,560
Engine
1.8L I-4 120 HP 122.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,400 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 3-spd auto / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
31.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
37.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
1.8L I-4 120 HP 122.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,400 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 3-spd auto / 4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
80 amp
Battery
390 amp
Axle Ratio
3.72 / 3.42 / 2.65
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
13.2 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent strut
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
14.0 " silver styled steel
Front Tires
P175/65SR14.0BSW AS / P185/65SR14.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
6-way
Rear Seats
bench
Rear Headrests
fixed
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
cloth
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Sunroof
power
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
dome light
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front and rear
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
radio prep / AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
single
Speakers
4
Antenna
fixed
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
manual / power
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
1
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel
tilt
Front Windows
manual
Rear Windows
manual
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
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
Driver Side Impact Airbags
door mounted
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
door mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
12.1 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
174.2 "
Exterior Width
66.7 "
Exterior Height
53.7 "
Wheelbase
97 "
Front Tread
58 "
Rear Tread
58 "
Turning Radius
15.8 '
Curb Weight
2,398 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,500 lbs.
Front Legroom
42.5 "
Rear Legroom
33.2 "
Front Headroom
39.3 "
Rear Headroom
36.9 "
Front Hiproom
50.5 "
Rear Hiproom
51.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
52.8 "
Rear Shoulder Room
52.2 "
Passenger Volume
88 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
12.1 cu.ft.
Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
black
Grille Moldings
black
Paint
monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote
Trailering
class I
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 1998 Chevrolet Prizm 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.

Chevrolet Prizm By Year

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