1997 Buick Century

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5 reviews
Available Price Range Get Value Trims2 Combined MPG 24 Seats 6

Our Take on the 1997 Buick Century

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

The previous Buick Century went back to the early '80s and looked it. From its dated dash to its snorific styling, it was an archeological dig into the boring nature of GM family sedans during that decade. But people kept buying them in big numbers right up to the end, because the cars were inexpensive, roomy and comfortable -- and they didn't break. The 1997 replacement for that mids... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.6 out of 5

Based on 5 reviews

A great car

by Jim from Chicago, IL on January 27, 2011

We bought our 1997 Buick Century Limited used 5 years ago, it has been great. Mileage is 20 city, 30 road. We also own a 2001 Toyota Camry - the Buick is our preferred car. Both get the same gas milea... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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