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1998 Buick Skylark
Custom Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$16,755
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$21,815
175 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1998 Buick Skylark
Custom Sedan FWD
No Expert Reviews
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base

The Pontiac Grand Prix backpedals a bit for 2008, which will be its last year in production. A GT version with a 260-horsepower supercharged V6 engine, available the previous few years...

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

1998 Buick Skylark
Custom Sedan FWD
65
1998 Buick Skylark Custom Sedan FWDReview:

Great Gas Mileage — The pick- up and go is the best feature to me. I used to have a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire and it never go...

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base
writes:
Really good appearance, not great. V6 has good performance, not really good. Good condition gxps are hard to f...
Front Seats Ranked 1998 Ford Taurus worse.
"Sportier bucket seats versus bench like seats for the Taurus."
Family Car Ranked 1998 Ford Taurus worse.
"A family type car that doesnt make feel like your in an old mans car..."
writes:
Best ride in a car that I have experienced.
15
writes:
Beside some electrical issue some idiot had before me im content right now

Specs

1998 Buick Skylark
Custom Sedan FWD
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
19 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
30 MPG
--
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 17 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
150 hp @ 5,600 RPM
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
--
155 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
9.4:1
Displacement
3,100 cc
2,400 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Driver 1 stars 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars 3 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 33.4 in 36.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 16 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.5 in 198.3 in
Width 68.2 in 71.6 in
Height 53.5 in 55.9 in
Wheelbase 103.4 in 110.5 in

Available Options

1998 Buick Skylark
Custom Sedan FWD
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base

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