When we compare the Chevrolet Monte Carlo's and the Dodge Viper's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Monte Carlo has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. The Dodge Viper has the advantage in the area of base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Monte Carlo's and the Dodge Viper's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Monte Carlo is a better car than the Dodge Viper.
Chevrolet Monte Carlo vs. Dodge Viper Pricing
A used 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo ranges from $2,951 to $14,795 while a used 2006 Dodge Viper is priced between $59,180 to $97,605.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Monte Carlo’s base engine makes 211 horsepower, and the Dodge Viper base engine makes 510 horsepower. The Monte Carlo is rated to deliver an average of 17 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 493 miles. The Viper is rated to deliver an average of 13 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 342 miles. This gives the Chevrolet Monte Carlo the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Dodge Viper. The Monte Carlo uses ethanol, gasoline, and the Viper uses gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Chevrolet Monte Carlo and Dodge Viper are comparable in regards to front leg room.