Chevrolet Monte Carlo Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Chevrolet Monte Carlo Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 2 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 38 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2007 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 4
2007 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. w/ SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 4
2006 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 4
2006 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. w/ SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 4
2005 2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 4
2004 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 4
2002 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 Not Rated
2001 2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-DR. Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 3 (picture) 4 Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Chevrolet has manufactured models of Monte Carlo for 12 years. They average 19.3 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2007 Monte Carlo above average at 22 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2007 Monte Carlo to be $1,750 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Monte Carlo consumes about 15 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 22 29 19
2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 22 29 19
2005 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 21 28 18
2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 21 28 18
2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 20 27 17
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 20 27 17
2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 21 28 17
1988 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 18 22 15
1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 18 22 15
1986 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 18 23 15
1985 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 18 22 15
1984 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 17 21 15

MPG breakdown by model options

The Chevrolet Monte Carlo has 42 different model options on record with the EPA since 1984. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2007 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 22 28 19
2007 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.3 L 19 24 16
2007 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 22 29 19
2006 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.9 L 21 26 18
2006 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.3 L 19 26 16
2006 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 22 29 19
2005 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 22 29 19
2005 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 20 26 17
2005 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 21 28 18
2004 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 22 29 19
2004 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 21 28 18
2004 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 20 26 16
2003 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 22 29 19
2003 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 20 27 17
2002 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 22 29 19
2002 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 20 27 17
2001 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.4 L 22 29 19
2001 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 21 28 17
1988 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 20 25 17
1988 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 18 22 15
1987 Automatic 3-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 19 22 17
1987 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 19 24 17
1987 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 18 22 15
1986 Automatic 3-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 18 22 16
1986 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 19 24 16
1986 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 18 23 15
1985 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 19 24 16
1985 Automatic 3-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 16 20 15
1985 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 17 22 15
1985 Automatic 3-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 18 21 16
1985 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 4.3 L 19 24 16
1985 Automatic 3-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 17 20 15
1985 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 18 22 15
1984 Automatic 3-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 18 20 16
1984 Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 18 22 16
1984 Automatic 3-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 15 18 14
1984 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 17 21 15
1984 Automatic 3-spd, 8-cyl, 5.7 L 21 25 18
1984 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.7 L 21 27 18
1984 Automatic 3-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 18 22 16
1984 Automatic 3-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 16 19 15
1984 Automatic 4-spd, 8-cyl, 5.0 L 17 21 15