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1997 Buick Skylark Gran Sport SC specs & colors

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1997 Buick Skylark Gran Sport SC

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Pewter Gray



Starting MSRP

  • elect speed control
  • dual pwr mirrors
  • ETR AM/FM stereo w/pwr-loading cassette



EPA Classification Compact
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 14 x 4 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 4000
Displacement 3.1L/191
Engine Type Gas V6
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 440.80 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - City 304.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 20 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Twist Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Arm
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.2 x 0.79 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.2 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.33
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 37.2 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 13.96
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.3 ft
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Base Curb Weight 2973 lbs
Second Leg Room 32.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.6 in
Front Hip Room 49.5 in
Height, Overall 53.6 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.7 in
Length, Overall 188.4 in
Front Leg Room 43.1 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Wheelbase 103.4 in
Second Hip Room 50.3 in
Liftover Height 28.1 in
Second Head Room 36.5 in
Passenger Volume 88.4 ft³
Front Shoulder Room 52.2 in
Front Head Room 37.8 in
Track Width, Rear 55.3 in
Trunk Volume 13.3 ft³
Second Shoulder Room 55.0 in
Track Width, Front 55.8 in
Air conditioning Standard
Manual remote fuel-filler door release Standard
Manual remote trunk release Standard
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Passlock theft deterrent system Standard
Lockable glove box Standard
Front air dam Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Gran Touring suspension Optional
Acoustical package Standard
Electronic speed control Optional
Rear seat head restraints Standard
Anti-lock brakes Standard
Dual electric black outside mirrors Optional
Electronic warning tones-inc: seat belts, ignition key, headlamps, turn signal on Standard
Tilt-wheel adjustable steering column Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) Standard
Black fixed mast antenna Standard
Lights-inc:instrument panel courtesy, glove box, trunk, front courtesy, theater dimming, delayed entry lighting Standard
2 front door & 2 rear shelf speakers Standard
Flash-to-pass signal lever Standard
Base coat/clearcoat paint w/anti-chip protection Standard
Rear tubular axle spring-on-center suspension Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo w/pwr loading cassette-inc: seek-scan, digital clock Optional
Stainless steel exhaust system Standard
Front/rear carpet savers Standard
Trunk convenience net Optional
Body-color body-side moldings w/black insert Optional
Front independent MacPherson strut suspension Standard
16" aluminum wheels Optional
Headliner-inc: dual covered visor vanity mirrors w/RH map strap, center dome light, coat hooks Standard
4-way manual driver seat adjuster Standard
Front/rear carpeting Standard
Black bumper insert strips Optional
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Multifunctional control lever-inc: turn signal, headlamp high/low beam, windshield wiper controls Standard
Deluxe steering wheel Standard
2-speed windshield wipers w/low speed delay Standard
Full trunk trim Standard
High mounted stop lamp Standard
Traction control Standard
Automatic front safety system seat belts Standard
Cloth reclining bucket seats w/full operating console, driver side lumbar support Optional
2.93 axle ratio Optional
Blackout tail lamps Standard
Soft-Ray tinted glass Standard
Composite tungsten halogen headlamps Standard
3.1L (191) SFI V6 engine Optional
P205/55R16 touring SBR BSW Eagle GA tires Optional
Compact spare tire Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Valet lockout feature Standard
Pwr door locks w/delayed locking feature Standard
Traction control Standard
Body-color grille Optional
Anti-lock brakes Standard
Backlit analog instrumentation-inc: speedometer, trip odometer, oil level/ pressure, coolant temp, fuel gauge, tachometer, voltmeter Optional
15.2 gallon fuel tank Standard
Rear lap/shoulder seat belts w/child comfort guide Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side express down Optional
City 20/hwy 29 (3.1L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Dual front door map pockets/pull straps Standard
Fixed-back rear seat Standard
Rear seat heat ducts Standard
Delco Freedom II battery w/rundown protection Standard
Electric rear window defogger Standard

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