(5.0) 8 reviews
MSRP: $128$17,052
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 21
Engine: 260-hp, 5.7-liter V-8 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1996 Buick Roadmaster


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IT WAS TIME to say goodbye to the man and the car. The man was my father, Daniel T. Brown Sr., who died June 20 at 83. The car was the Buick Roadmaster, which expired this summer. The two shared more than season of departure. They were big, conservative and peculiarly American. They had attitude. A lifelong teacher, my father understood the importance of discipline, work, merit and serv... Read full review for the 1996 Buick Roadmaster

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very reliable

by 21 years car study from dallas texas on February 27, 2011

best of drive comfort. mine is ausome. driving is fun, easy,no road vibration,nothing I know of compairs. get a ROADMASTER assoon as possible.

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