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2005 Buick LeSabre
Custom Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,450
100 listings nationwide

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1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,795
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Buick LeSabre
Custom Sedan FWD

The Buick LeSabre holds several notable distinctions. As Buick's entry level full-size sedan (just a notch below the Park Avenue), the LeSabre is both the number one selling car in it...

1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2005 Buick LeSabre
Custom Sedan FWD
20
writes:
Great car
95
writes:
Outstanding car! 3800 V-6.
Looks/Style Ranked 2008 Chevrolet Impala worse.
"Everything!"
Front Seats Ranked 2008 Chevrolet Impala worse.
"Heated leather, styling"
90
writes:
For a twelve year old car that I only paid 3000 for its a gem. Has never failed and easy on the wallet for rep...
Power Ranked 2005 Honda Accord DX worse.
"Yes, more powerful"
Family Car Ranked 2005 Honda Accord DX worse.
"More room and more cargo capacity"
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
55
1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

It's My Hero, Its Everything I Would Like To Me (it Can Fly Higher Than Most Eagles) — This is my second Volvo, and it's been my favorite so far. Probably because it didnt have upwards of...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

Great Car — Bought it 2yrs ago in feb 2006 with 151000 in boston drove it back to erie pa. Had it inspected it p...

25
1997 Volvo 960 SedanReview:

My Volvo — I LIKE EVERYTHING!!

Specs

2005 Buick LeSabre
Custom Sedan FWD
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 20 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
205 hp @ 5,200 RPM
181 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
199 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
10:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
2,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.27 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Optional
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 41 in
Back Legroom 39.9 in 34.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18 cu ft 16.6 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 3,300 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 3,300 lbs
Exterior
Length 200 in 191.8 in
Width 73.5 in 68.9 in
Height 57 in 56.6 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 109.1 in

Available Options

2005 Buick LeSabre
Custom Sedan FWD
1997 Volvo 960
Sedan

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