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2005 Buick Century
Custom Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$23,625
32 listings nationwide

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1989 Buick Skyhawk
Coupe FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$10,820

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Buick Century
Custom Sedan FWD

The Buick Century has always been one of the top-two selling cars in the Buick lineup, but 2005 will mark its last year of production as it makes way for the more youth-oriented LaCros...

1989 Buick Skyhawk
Coupe FWD
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2005 Buick Century
Custom Sedan FWD
20
writes:
Great reliable car
writes:
a nice, comfortable family hauler that excels on the freeway but falls short in the handling department.
Power Ranked 2004 Pontiac Grand Am SE1 better.
"The motor and transmission tuning made the Grand Am more powerful than the Century."
Family Car Ranked 2004 Pontiac Grand Am SE1 worse.
"The Buick Century is a better family car as it rides better, is more comfortable, and is more practicable than the Grand Am."
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2005 Honda Accord better.
"Elegant Style "
Family Car Ranked 2005 Honda Accord better.
"Sleakness"
1989 Buick Skyhawk
Coupe FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2005 Buick Century
Custom Sedan FWD
1989 Buick Skyhawk
Coupe FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
22 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
29 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 17 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
175 hp @ 5,200 RPM
90 hp @ 5,600 RPM
90 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
195 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
108 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
108 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
9:1
9:1
Displacement
3,100 cc
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 3 stars --
Side Driver 3 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard --
Cassette Player Optional Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42 in
Back Legroom 36.9 in 31 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 194.6 in 178 in
Width 72.7 in 65 in
Height 56.6 in 52 in
Wheelbase 109 in 101.1 in

Available Options

2005 Buick Century
Custom Sedan FWD
1989 Buick Skyhawk
Coupe FWD

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