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1997 Lincoln Town Car Cartier specs & colors

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1997 Lincoln Town Car Cartier

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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 16 x 7.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 4 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 275 @ 3250
Displacement 4.6L/281
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 4250
Engine Type Gas V8
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - City 340.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 500.00 mi
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.27
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Four-bar-link
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Air springs
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.1 x 0.55 in
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 1.0 in
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 20.0 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 42.0 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 44.1 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.4
Steering Type Recirculating Ball
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Spare Tire Size T125/80R16
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Base Curb Weight 4117 lbs
Width, Max w/o mirrors 76.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 62.1 in
Length, Overall 219 in
Front Head Room 39.1 in
Second Shoulder Room 62.1 in
Trunk Volume 22.3 ft³
Track Width, Front 62.8 in
Height, Overall 56.9 in
Liftover Height 30.1 in
Wheelbase 117.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 6.0 in
Passenger Volume 116.0 ft³
Passenger Capacity 6
Second Hip Room 57.0 in
Front Hip Room 57.2 in
Second Head Room 38.0 in
Front Leg Room 42.6 in
Track Width, Rear 63.3 in
Second Leg Room 41.1 in
Driver & right front passenger air bag supplemental restraint system Standard
Ashtray mounted cupholders Standard
Brake shift interlock Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Nudo leather seating surfaces Optional
Pull-away door handles Standard
Programmable garage door opener Optional
Front long & short-arm coil spring suspension Standard
Coolant recovery system Standard
Lockable/illuminated glove box Standard
Electronic instrument cluster w/message center Standard
3.27 axle ratio Optional
Low engine oil alert light Standard
Child-proof pwr door locks Standard
Bright vertical grille Standard
12-volt pwr point located under instrument panel Standard
Soft textured touch zones Standard
Rear window ledge carpeting Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Pwr decklid pull-down Standard
P225/60R16 all-season SBR WSW tires Optional
Twin-comfort front lounge seats-inc: dual pwr recliners, memory seats, pwr lumbar support, 4-way front seat head restraints, 5-temp heated cushion & seat back Optional
Dual illuminated visor mirrors Standard
Compass Optional
6-way pwr driver/passenger seat Standard
Electronic digital clock Standard
Electronic voltage regulator Standard
16" spoke aluminum wheels Optional
Automatic parking brake release Standard
Valet key for door/ignition Standard
Full length door scuff plates Standard
Concealed dual-diversity antenna Standard
Full-length door armrests w/front seat storage Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Standard
Lighted switches-inc: steering wheel, instrument panel, floodlit front door switches Standard
High-mounted rear brake light Standard
Finger-tip speed control w/tap-up/tap-down feature Standard
Anti-theft alarm system (sounds horn & flashes headlights/taillights when doors/trunk are tampered with) Standard
Front/rear center lap belts Standard
Automatic temp control air conditioning w/automatic blower control, sunload sensor Standard
Front/rear door courtesy lights w/integral reflectors Standard
18 oz Sussex cut-pile floor carpet Standard
Crystalline style headlamps Standard
Remote fuel filler door release Standard
Roof rail assist handle w/integrated coat hooks Standard
Dual front seat storage armrests & rear seat fold-down center armrest Optional
City 17/hwy 25 (4.6L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Rear 4-bar link suspension w/air springs on axle Standard
Dual exhaust Optional
Remote decklid release Standard
Brake shift interlock Standard
130 amp alternator Standard
Door pull-straps Standard
Electronic traction assist Optional
HD 72 amp/hr battery Standard
Dual note horn Standard
Dual pwr heated remote-control electrochromic mirrors w/memory, RH convex Optional
JBL audio system-inc: digital signal processing, 145-watt amp, upgraded speakers Optional
Front seatback map pockets Standard
Rear seat heat ducts Standard
Single key for door/ignition Standard
Electronic AM/FM stereo radio w/cassette Optional
Bright windshield/rear window moldings Standard
Rear vanity mirrors Optional
Steering wheel w/audio/climate controls Optional
Cloth-covered headlining Standard
Pwr side windows w/driver express-down feature Standard
Rear-wheel drive Standard
Rear window defroster Standard
Front/rear floor mats w/driver floor mat retention hook Standard
Nitrogen gas-pressurized shock absorbers Standard
Functional drip rails Standard
Delayed accessory pwr Standard
Leather-wrapped 2-spoke tilt steering wheel Standard
Engine temp gauge Standard
Electronic alert chimes Standard
Luggage compartment light Standard
Remote keyless entry system w/illuminated entry, theater/exterior lighting Standard
Mini spare tire Standard
Luggage compartment gray carpeting/trim-inc: spare tire cover, deck-lid liner Standard
Solar tinted glass Standard
Color-keyed bumpers/body-side moldings Standard
Electrochromic day/night inside rearview mirror Optional
Interval windshield wipers w/fluidic washers Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
EEC-V malfunction alert light Standard
Deluxe color-keyed front safety belts, rear outboard lap/shoulder belts Standard
4.6L SOHC SEFI V8 engine Standard
Electronic 4-speed automatic transmission w/OD Standard
20.0 gallon fuel tank w/gas cap tether Standard
Vertical taillamps w/bright surround molding in quarter panel Standard
Lights-inc: instrument panel courtesy, dual-beam dome/map, rear compartment reading lamps, glove box, ashtray Standard
Automatic on/off headlamps w/delay Standard

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