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1998 Buick Park Avenue Comparisons

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $30,675.00 $29,545.00 $28,288.00
Destination $665.00 $605.00 $420.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.8L V6 3.8L V6 3.0L V6
Horsepower 205 @ 5200 RPM 205 @ 5200 RPM 200 @ 5200 RPM
Torque 230 @ 4000 RPM 230 @ 4000 RPM 214 @ 4400 RPM
Valves 2 2 4
Displacement (cc) 3791 3791 2995
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.8 X 3.4 3.8 X 3.4 3.4 X 3.3
Compression Ratio 9.4:1 9.4:1 10.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 19 19 21
Highway (mpg) 28 28 31

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3787.5 3586.9 3340.0
Wheelbase (in.) 113.8 110.8 107.1
Length (in.) 206.8 202.1 191.9
Width (in.) 74.7 74.5 70.5
Height (in.) 57.4 55.7 56.7
Track Front (in.) 62.7 60.8 61.0
Track Rear (in.) 62.3 60.6 59.8
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 6 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.8 39.2 39.1
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.0 38.3 37.8
Front Legroom (in.) 42.4 42.6 44.1
Rear Legroom (in.) 41.4 38.0 38.3
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 59.2 59.8 57.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 58.7 59.4 57.3
Front Hip Room (in.) 56.4 57.2 55.8
Rear Hip Room (in.) 55.7 57.1 57.4

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 111.2 108.8 105.5

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension strut strut strut
Tires 225/60R16 225/60R16 205/65R15

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
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 AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes N/A N/A
CD Player N/A Yes Yes
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 Std. 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 N/A Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

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

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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