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1997 Oldsmobile Aurora 4-Door Sedan Specs

4-Door Sedan
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/26 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 4.0L
EPA Class Mid-Size
Style Name 4dr Sdn
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD-inc: selectable normal/performance modes

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3958
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.2
Second Head Room (in) 36.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Second Hip Room (in) 56.2
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Leg Room (in) 38.4
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.1
Length, Overall (in) 205.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6
Track Width, Front (in) 62.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.4
Liftover Height (in) 30.9
Wheelbase (in) 113.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Performance Specs

Engine
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 250 @ 5600
Displacement 4.0L/244
Engine Order Code L47
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 4400
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.48
Trans Order Code MX0
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.13
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.83 x 1.27
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 x 0.43
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.9
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.2
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size P235/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T125/70R16
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Arm
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.98
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock brake system
Driver & front passenger air bag inflatable restraint system
Color-keyed 3-point front/rear outboard safety belts w/rear...
All speed traction control system
Brake/transmission shift interlock

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Note NO Deductible
Basic Years 4
Drivetrain Miles/km 80,000
Drivetrain Years 8

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.2
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 970
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000