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2005 Buick Park Avenue
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,350
6 listings nationwide

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1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,490
5 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Buick Park Avenue
FWD

Buick is getting set to reinvigorate its brand with a whole new lineup for 2006, so 2005 will be the last year for the full-size Park Avenue sedan. This luxury sedan has seat for six ...

1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2005 Buick Park Avenue
FWD
10
writes:
both are good. Ihave driven buick park avenues ultra and want another.
Back Seats Ranked 2004 Buick Park Avenue Ultra FWD worse.
"none"
Family Car Ranked 2004 Buick Park Avenue Ultra FWD worse.
"none"
writes:
Front Seats Ranked 2008 Buick Lucerne CXL FWD worse.
"Seems roomier."
Family Car Ranked 2008 Buick Lucerne CXL FWD worse.
"Old style, personal choice."
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
125
1999 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe FWDReview:

Overall I Love This Car. — i love this car. she is the one on the right. If i decide to go for a drive and get out on the higwa...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

165
1999 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe FWDReview:

Good Luck Finding 1! — Great car owned it for 3 years and it is always reliable and it will beat most of the cras on the st...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

115
writes:
Handling Ranked 1999 Cadillac Eldorado worse.
"Aerodynamics I guess"
Looks/Style Ranked 1999 Cadillac Eldorado worse.
"aerodynamics look at the higher end coupes of today 2017 designs 95-99 Rivieras were ahead of their time they should have put the supercharged V8 as proposed."

Specs

2005 Buick Park Avenue
FWD
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
205 hp @ 5,200 RPM
240 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
8.5:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional Optional
Cassette Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 41.4 in 37.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 19.1 cu ft 17.4 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 206.8 in 207.2 in
Width 74.7 in 75 in
Height 57.4 in 54.6 in
Wheelbase 113.8 in 113.8 in

Available Options

2005 Buick Park Avenue
FWD
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD

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