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Buick Century emphasizes comfort and practicality. Bench seats provide plenty of room for six people and its V6 engine is...

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Custom Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $20,020.00 $23,345.00 $24,370.00
Destination $610.00 $610.00 $680.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.1L V6 3.8L V6 4.6L V8
Horsepower 175 @ 5200 RPM 200 @ 5200 RPM 220 @ 4750 RPM
Torque 195 @ 4000 RPM 225 @ 4000 RPM 265 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 2 2 2
Displacement (cc) 3135 3791 4605
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.3 3.8 X 3.4 3.6 X 3.6
Compression Ratio 9.6:1 9.4:1 9.4:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 20 20 18
Highway (mpg) 30 30 25

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3368.7 3465.7 3968.3
Wheelbase (in.) 109.0 110.5 114.7
Length (in.) 194.6 200.0 212.0
Width (in.) 72.7 73.0 78.2
Height (in.) 56.6 57.5 56.8
Track Front (in.) 62.0 62.0 63.4
Track Rear (in.) 61.1 61.3 65.3
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 6 5 6
Front Headroom (in.) 39.4 39.2 39.4
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.4 36.8 38.0
Front Legroom (in.) 42.4 42.2 42.5
Rear Legroom (in.) 36.9 38.4 39.6
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 58.0 59.0 60.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 57.1 58.9 60.3
Front Hip Room (in.) 54.4 56.5 57.1
Rear Hip Room (in.) 53.3 55.7 58.7

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 101.8 104.5 111.4

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut wishbone
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link beam
Tires 205/70R15 225/60R16 225/60R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio N/A N/A N/A
Cassette Player N/A Yes Yes
CD Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A Std. N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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