(4.5) 6 reviews
MSRP: $465$9,733
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2005 Ford Crown Victoria
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Our Take on the 2005 Ford Crown Victoria

Our Take

Ford's traditional, full-size, rear-wheel-drive sedan got a new full-perimeter frame and some major upgrades in ride, comfort, safety, and steering and handling for 2003. Rack-and-pinion steering replaced the Crown Victoria's old recirculating-ball system, and the sizable sedan's t... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Poor winter traction with RWD
  • Fuel economy in city
  • In-town maneuverability
  • Resale value

Notable Features

  • V-8 engine
  • Five- or six-passenger seating
  • Full-size RWD layout
  • Standard ABS
  • Optional side-impact airbags


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 6 reviews

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by LX Sport Owner from Framingham, MA on May 26, 2012

I recently purchased a CV LX Sport from a dealer listing on Cars.com. This car is what people would call a "boat" to drive but in a good way. It does not like to turn but runs fast in smooth going str... Read Full Review


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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