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1997 Lincoln Town Car Signature specs & colors

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1997 Lincoln Town Car Signature

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Key specs

Color options


Slate Blue

Medium Prarie Tan

Atlantis Blue

Dark Charcoal


Oxford White / Lt Graphite

Ivory / Portofino Blue

Dark Pumice




Starting MSRP

  • base vehicle


EPA Classification Large
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 4 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.6L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 265 @ 3250
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 MPG
Cruising Range - City 340.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 500.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear Four-bar-link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Air springs
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 1.0 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.55 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 20.0 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Steering Type Recirculating Ball
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 42.0 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 44.1 ft
Front Tire Size P215/70R15
Rear Tire Size P215/70R15
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3977 lbs
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Volume 116.0 ft³
Front Head Room 39.1 in
Front Leg Room 42.6 in
Front Shoulder Room 62.1 in
Front Hip Room 57.2 in
Second Head Room 38.0 in
Second Leg Room 41.1 in
Second Shoulder Room 62.1 in
Second Hip Room 57.0 in
Wheelbase 117.4 in
Length, Overall 219 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 76.7 in
Height, Overall 56.9 in
Track Width, Front 62.8 in
Track Width, Rear 63.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.0 in
Liftover Height 30.1 in
Trunk Volume 22.3 ft³
Front seatback map pockets Standard
Pwr side windows w/driver express-down feature Standard
Electronic digital clock Standard
Geometric-spoke 15" aluminum wheels Optional
Brake shift interlock Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Engine temp gauge Standard
Full length door scuff plates Standard
12-volt pwr point located under instrument panel Standard
City 17/hwy 25 (4.6L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Full-length door armrests w/front seat storage Standard
Low engine oil alert light Standard
Single key for door/ignition Standard
Front/rear floor mats w/driver floor mat retention hook Standard
EEC-V malfunction alert light Standard
Luggage compartment gray carpeting/trim-inc: spare tire cover, deck-lid liner Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
Front/rear center lap belts Standard
Lights-inc: instrument panel courtesy, dual-beam dome/map, rear compartment reading lamps, glove box, ashtray Standard
Mini spare tire Standard
Front/rear door courtesy lights w/integral reflectors Standard
Bright windshield/rear window moldings Standard
Automatic on/off headlamps w/delay Standard
Pull-away door handles Standard
Remote decklid release Standard
Remote fuel filler door release Standard
Finger-tip speed control w/tap-up/tap-down feature Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Standard
Roof rail assist handle w/integrated coat hooks Standard
Pwr decklid pull-down Standard
Lighted switches-inc: steering wheel, instrument panel, floodlit front door switches Standard
Deluxe color-keyed front safety belts, rear outboard lap/shoulder belts Standard
Lockable/illuminated glove box Standard
Day/night inside rearview mirror Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
130 amp alternator Standard
Front long & short-arm coil spring suspension Standard
Electronic alert chimes Standard
Interval windshield wipers w/fluidic washers Standard
Child-proof pwr door locks Standard
20.0 gallon fuel tank w/gas cap tether Standard
Electronic instrument cluster w/message center Standard
Color-keyed bumpers/body-side moldings Standard
Dual front seat storage armrests & rear seat fold-down center armrest Optional
Dual note horn Standard
6-way pwr driver/passenger seat Standard
Soft textured touch zones Standard
Vertical taillamps w/bright surround molding in quarter panel Standard
Rear seat heat ducts Standard
Crystalline style headlamps Standard
Valet key for door/ignition Standard
Ashtray mounted cupholders Standard
Solar tinted glass Standard
HD 72 amp/hr battery Standard
Rear window ledge carpeting Standard
P215/70R15 SBR WSW tires Standard
Functional drip rails Standard
Programmable garage door opener Optional
Nitrogen gas-pressurized shock absorbers Standard
Single exhaust Standard
Concealed dual-diversity antenna Standard
Driver & right front passenger air bag supplemental restraint system Standard
Door pull-straps Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Automatic temp control air conditioning w/automatic blower control, sunload sensor Standard
Two-tone contrasting paint w/upper body-side accent paint stripe Optional
18 oz Sussex cut-pile floor carpet Standard
Brake shift interlock Standard
Electronic voltage regulator Standard
High-mounted rear brake light Standard
Coolant recovery system Standard
Dual illuminated visor mirrors Standard
Anti-theft alarm system (sounds horn & flashes headlights/taillights when doors/trunk are tampered with) Standard
Dual pwr heated remote-control mirrors w/memory, RH convex Optional
Automatic parking brake release Standard
Delayed accessory pwr Standard
Bright vertical grille Standard
Steering wheel w/audio/climate controls Optional
Electronic AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette-inc: premium sound system Optional
Remote keyless entry system w/illuminated entry, theater/exterior lighting Standard
Cloth-covered headlining Standard
4.6L SOHC SEFI V8 engine Standard
Rear-wheel drive Standard
Twin-comfort front lounge seats-inc: dual pwr recliners, memory seats, pwr lumbar support, 2-way head restraints Optional
Rear 4-bar link suspension w/air springs on axle Standard
Cloth seat trim Standard
Leather-wrapped 2-spoke tilt steering wheel Standard
Electronic 4-speed automatic transmission w/OD Standard
3.08 axle ratio Standard

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