18/28 City/Highway MPGDarling's is a family-owned business that has been serving the people of Maine since 1903. Our secret to success is simple. We treat our customers well, we stand by our products and we give back to our employees and our community. These core principles were established at Darling's from the very beginning and they're woven into everything we do to this day.Awards:* 2014 KBB.com 10 Best Used Family Cars Under $15,000 * 2014 KBB.com 12 Best Family Cars * 2014 KBB.com 5-Year Cost to Own Awards * 2014 KBB.com 10 Most Comfortable Cars Under $30,000 * 2014 KBB.com Brand Image AwardsReviews:* If youâ€™re looking for a sizable sedan that offers sizable value, the 2014 Chevrolet Impala is perfectly capable of capturing your attention. Source: KBB.com* Bold new style; excellent highway ride; refined interior; ample convenience features and safety technology; plenty of rear-seat room. Source: Edmunds* Vision is the cornerstone of good design and at the core of fearless innovation. The all-new 2014 Impala is proof of that, combining superior materials with meticulously crafted technology. It's a striking departure from the status quo. The powerdome hood, wide chrome grille, projector-beam headlamps and available LED daytime running lamps project the bold new face of Chevrolet. The provocative silhouette, sculpted bodysides and a choice of 18-, 19- or 20-inch wheels contribute further to its dramatic appearance and head-turning profile. The Impala interior has been transformed into a carefully crafted, exquisitely detailed environment with the driver's comfort and peace of mind its focus. A dramatic and innovative reinterpretation of the classic Chevrolet dual-cockpit instrument panel flows seamlessly around the driver, while visual accents such as available soft ice-blue ambient lighting ignite the senses. And with thoughtful design along with ingenuity, the 2014 Impala is spacious and comfortable, offering ample room for five passengers. At the heart of Impala is the acclaimed 3.6L V6 engine boasting 305 horsepower and 0-60 mph in just 6.8 seconds. Direct Injection injects fuel closer to the combustion chamber for an efficient, powerful burn. The available engine's refined power and finely tuned precision contribute to the confident and strong ride Impala is known for, while preserving impressive efficiencies such as an EPA-estimated 29 MPG highway. The latest evolution of available Chevrolet MyLink infotainment is here and premiering in the 2014 Impala. Customize your driving experience by arranging the icons and features on your available 8-inch color touch-screen. It features an all-new intuitive interface with the latest, easy-to-use technologies. Put simply: it's cutting-edge technology simplified. It's highly customizable so you can personalize the system to your preferences, and capable of linking up to 10 devices. Source: The Manufacturer Summary
The 2014 Impala is powered by one of three engines, each mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Engine choices include a 2.4L 4-cylinder with eAssist, a 2.5L 4-cylinder making 196 hp and a 3.6L V6 making 305 hp. Chevrolet claims that the V6 is the most powerful naturally aspirated V6 in its class. At the other end of the lineup, Chevrolet expects up to 35mpg on the highway from the 182 horsepower gasoline-electric eAssist powertrain. The Impala comes in a number of different trims including LS, 1LT, 2LT, 1LTZ and 2LTZ. LS trims are the most basic featuring cloth seats and a starting price of $27,535. Included at that price are a 6-speaker 100-watt sound system with a 4.2 inch color display, an 8-way power adjustable driver's seat, steering wheel mounted audio and cruise controls, keyless entry, automatic headlights, a noise cancellation system, 18-inch wheels and a 6-month subscription to GM's Onstar service. 1LT versions get dual zone climate control, heated mirrors, a leather wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, nicer 18-inch alloy wheels and a better stereo, which features Chevrolet's MyLink System, as well as an 8-inch screen. 2LT versions are nearly identical but also include the 3.6L V6. 1LTZ trimmed impalas feature a bevy of luxury features. As in the LT versions, 1LTZ and 2LTZ are the same, save for engine choice. Both trim levels include features such as a remote starter, keyless access and start, a heated driver and front passenger seats, ambient interior lighting, a rearview camera, 19-inch wheels, HID headlamps, chrome door handles and LED running lamps. The LTZ models also come standard with a host of extra safety features, including a lane departure warning system, cross traffic alert, blind zone alert and rear park assist. The additional safety features of the LTZ are also available on LT trimmed Impalas. All Impalas though, feature ABS, TCS, Onstar with automatic crash response, stability control and a grand total of ten airbags.