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1997 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight LS specs & colors

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1997 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight LS

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Key specs

Color options


Atlantis Blue


Graphite Cordovan

Light Beige



Starting MSRP

  • front bucket seats
  • 15" aluminum wheels
  • keyless remote lock control pkg



EPA Classification Large Car
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Size 15 x 4 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 124
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 690
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 205 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.8L/231
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - City 342.00 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 522.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 19 MPG
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.57
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.84
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Chapman Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.83 x 1.27 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18.0 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.7 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 43.3 ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.97
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.63
Rear Tire Size P215/65R15
Front Tire Size P215/65R15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D15
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Base Curb Weight 3465 lbs
Length, Overall 200.4 in
Second Hip Room 54.1 in
Track Width, Front 60.4 in
Liftover Height 28.3 in
Second Leg Room 38.7 in
Front Leg Room 42.5 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Width, Max w/o mirrors 74.1 in
Front Head Room 38.7 in
Second Head Room 38.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.6 in
Second Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Track Width, Rear 60.4 in
Trunk Volume 17.9 ft³
Front Shoulder Room 59.0 in
Front Hip Room 55.4 in
Passenger Volume 106.1 ft³
Height, Overall 55.7 in
Wheelbase 110.8 in
PASS-Key vehicle security system Standard
Front wheel drive Standard
Bright roof drip & belt reveal moldings Standard
Color-keyed 3-point rear outboard safety belts w/child comfort guides Standard
Color-keyed 3-point front outboard safety belts w/height-adjustment Standard
Rear child-security door locks Standard
Interior operated hood release Standard
"Jack-in-the-box" tool kit Standard
Soft-Ray tinted windows w/EZ Kool solar control windshield/rear window Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system Standard
Body-color wheel opening moldings Standard
P215/65R15 touring SBR BSW tires Optional
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
3.8L (231) SFI V6 transverse-mounted "Series II" engine Standard
Front seatback map pockets Standard
Cruise control w/resume & acceleration features Standard
Driver & front passenger air bag inflatable restraint system Standard
Warning chimes-inc: safety belts, low fuel, headlamps-on, key-in-ignition, turn signal-on, low coolant, parking brake set Standard
Instrument panel-inc: analog speedometer, trip odometer, coolant temp & fuel level gauges, "service engine soon" & anti-lock brake indicators Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Keyless remote lock control system-inc: illumination pkg, retained accessory pwr, two key-chain transmitters w/panic & chirp features Optional
City 19/hwy 29 (3.8L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Center console w/floor shifter, storage armrest, cup holder Optional
Traction control system (full speed, engine & brake) Optional
Air conditioning Standard
Color-keyed front/rear center lap belt Standard
Maintenance-free battery Standard
Pwr trunk-lid release Standard
Stainless steel exhaust system Standard
Traction control system (full speed, engine & brake) Optional
Pwr front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo-inc: seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette, digital clock, six speaker Dimensional Sound system, automatic tone control Standard
Rear quarter-mounted pwr radio antenna Standard
Visors w/auxiliary sunshades & dual lighted vanity mirrors Optional
Steering wheel w/TILT-Wheel adjustable column Standard
Front door map pockets Standard
4-wheel fully independent suspension w/MacPherson front struts, rear coil springs w/shock struts, front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
Gas-charged hood struts Standard
Dual rear lighted passenger assist handles Standard
Body-color wide lower body moldings w/bright insert Standard
Flo-Thru ventilation Standard
Dual rear coat hooks Standard
Day/night rearview mirror Standard
Front/rear carpeted floor mats Standard
Pulse wiper system Standard
Pwr programmable door locks w/delayed locking & lockout prevention feature Optional
Daytime running lamps Standard
Side window defoggers Standard
18 gallon fuel tank Standard
Lamps-inc: dual front reading, dome, instrument panel ashtray, glove box, courtesy, door warning, trunk, door-mounted controls Standard
Deluxe trunk trim Standard
15" x 6" aluminum wheels Optional
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Cloth contour front bucket seats, driver-side 8-way pwr adjust, reclining seatbacks Optional
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Pwr side windows w/driver-side auto-down Standard
Dual body-color outside pwr mirrors Optional
Composite halogen headlamps w/flash-to-pass feature, Twilight Sentinel auto control Standard
Front passenger assist handle Standard
2.84 transaxle ratio Standard
Electric rear window defogger Standard
Lighter w/auxiliary 12-volt outlet Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system Standard

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