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1998 Buick Park Avenue specs & colors

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1998 Buick Park Avenue

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Key specs

Color options


Medium Blue

Light Gray

Light Autumn Green

Bordeaux Red




Starting MSRP

  • base vehicle only


Starting MSRP

  • driver information center
  • trip computer
  • memory feature for seats/mirrors/climate control/radio,folding heated pwr mirrors w/driver auto day/night feature



EPA Classification Large Car
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 4.0 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000
Displacement 3.8L/231
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 205 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - City 351.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 19 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 28 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 518.00 mi
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.05
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 4
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.94 x 0.43 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.85 x 1.26 in
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.93
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.0 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 42.9 ft
Spare Tire Size T125/70R16
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3740 lbs
Liftover Height 25.9 in
Front Hip Room 56.4 in
Passenger Volume 111.2 ft³
Second Leg Room 41.4 in
Second Hip Room 55.7 in
Wheelbase 113.8 in
Second Shoulder Room 58.7 in
Height, Overall 57.4 in
Front Head Room 39.8 in
Trunk Volume 19.1 ft³
Min Ground Clearance 5.5 in
Second Head Room 38.0 in
Front Shoulder Room 59.2 in
Track Width, Front 62.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 74.7 in
Passenger Capacity 6
Track Width, Rear 62.3 in
Length, Overall 206.8 in
Front Leg Room 42.4 in
Rear seat armrest w/integral dual cupholders Standard
Delco Freedom II battery w/rundown protection Standard
Rear seat integrated headrests Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side express down, programmable passenger lockout feature Standard
Supplemental extendable front sunshades Standard
Backlit analog instrumentation cluster w/trip odometer, tachometer, coolant temp gauge,low fuel indicator Standard
PASS-Key III theft deterrent system w/starter interrupt Standard
Front door storage pockets Standard
Dual automatic comfortemp front air conditioning Standard
Pwr front seat adjustable head restraints Standard
Tilt-wheel adjustable steering column Standard
Electronic warning tones-inc: seat belt, ignition key, headlamps on, parking brake on, turn signal on Standard
Dual 10-way pwr seats w/metaphoric switch design Standard
Dual body-color folding pwr remote outside rearview mirrors Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo w/pwr-loading cassette-inc: seek-scan, digital clock Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
Rear seat pass-through feature Standard
18.5 gallon fuel tank Standard
Rear seat comfortemp air conditioning Standard
Base coat/clear coat paint w/anti-chip protection Standard
Body-side accent stripes Standard
Electric remote fuel filler door release Standard
Electric rear window defogger Standard
Auxiliary pwr outlet Standard
Anti-lock brakes Standard
4-wheel independent suspension w/Dynaride, automatic level control Standard
Front/rear carpet savers Standard
Anti-lock brakes Standard
(3) passenger assist handles Standard
Single key system w/valet provision Standard
Electronic speed control Standard
Dual lighted cloth-covered visor vanity mirrors Standard
Pwr door locks-inc: lockout protection, delayed locking, memory feature Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Lights-inc: front ashtray, trunk, instrument panel courtesy, glove box, engine compartment, front/rear seat reading, theater dimming, delayed entry/exit lighting Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Seatback storage pockets Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
3.8L (231) SFI V6 3800 Series II engine Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Standard
Twilight Sentinel headlamp control Standard
Rear window antenna Standard
Cornering lamps Standard
Solar-Ray solar control glass Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Center lap belt Standard
Trunk convenience net Standard
Variable speed delay windshield wipers Standard
City 19/hwy 28 (3.8L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Pwr windows w/passenger lockout feature Standard
Front/rear door courtesy/warning lights Standard
Fixed lens tungsten halogen headlamps Standard
P225/60R16 all-season SBR BSW tires Standard
Retained accessory pwr Standard
Center high-mounted stop lamp Standard
6-speaker Concert sound II speaker system Standard
(4) 16" aluminum wheels Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Cloth 55/45 split bench seat w/front storage armrest, dual cupholders, coin holder Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
Front/rear shoulder/lap safety belts (outboard positions) Standard
Overhead console-inc: 3 reading lights, garage door opener storage Standard
3.05 transaxle ratio Standard
Rear door child security locks Standard
Electric remote trunk lock release w/security switch Standard
Multifunction control lever-inc: turn signal, flash-to-pass feature Standard
Air filtration system Standard
Stand-up hood ornament Standard

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