The 1995 Dodge Intrepid offers a little of everything to the consumer, featuring a fairly good-sized engine, good acceleration, and excellent handling. Frequent need for maintenance plagues it, requiring more attention than other vehicles in its class. When compared to similar vehicles, such as the Chrysler 300M and the Ford Taurus, it comes in at about average. However, it shines in certain important categories that may make it a viable option for car buyers.
Most notable is the 1995 Dodge Intrepid’s interior design, which is comfortable and spacious, offering several great standard features and luxury options. The many options available may be one of the factors that would make a car buyer choose it over some of its closest competitors.
Body Styles: sedan
Engines: 3.3-liter six-cylinder
Transmissions: four-speed automatic
Models: Dodge Intrepid, Dodge Intrepid ES
The 1995 Dodge Intrepid features four-wheel anti-lock brake systems (ABS) on the ES model as standard equipment, and traction control is now an available option. Aside from these features, it's virtually identical to the 1994 model.
The 1995 Dodge Intrepid is a four-door sedan with a sleek, stylish design with its base model featuring 15-inch wheels and tinted glass. The ES comes equipped with 16-inch polycast wheels and tinted glass. The exterior design is quite unique; it features rounded edges and bubbly corners, while it an appearance of being much larger than it really is.
The 1995 Dodge Intrepid base model comes with standard interior features that include a tilt steering wheel, cloth seating, AM/FM/cassette audio system, power steering, rear window defroster, and power heated mirrors. The upgraded ES offers several additional standard features such as center console, cruise control, air-conditioning, and power doors and locks. Available options include leather seating, overhead console, traction control, automatic climate control, metallic paint, graphic equalizer, lighted and keyless entry system, power antenna, power moonroof, and an anti-theft alarm.
Performance & Handling
The 1995 Dodge Intrepid is equipped with a 3.3-liter V-6 that packs a fair amount of power; however, its handling stands out above its competitors. The ES offers a more powerful 3.5-liter, V-6 engine. Acceleration is pretty good for a full-sized sedan, and the engine produces a decent 181 lb-ft of torque at 161 horsepower.
The 1995 Dodge Intrepid includes safety features like driver and passenger front airbags. The ES comes equipped with standard fog lights as well, which improve visibility substantially and can help the driver avoid a collision. There are no official safety tests available.
EPA Fuel Economy
Dodge Intrepid: 16/24 mpg city/highway
- Roomy, comfortable interior
- Excellent standard features and available options
- Good handling
You Won't Like
- Requires above-average amount of maintenance
A decent choice in a crowded class.
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