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2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$52,395
6 listings nationwide

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

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD

Cadillac's full-size front-drive DeVille sedan underwent a major redesign for the 2000 model year. The only change for the 2005 model year was the addition of the Protection Series to ...

1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
No Expert Reviews

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

2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
15
Guru298J2 writes:
great car love it and will never give it up.
Power Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited better.
"It has a bigger engain"
Handling Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited worse.
"again it was made to chuffer people around. So it was made for handling."
Looks/Style Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited worse.
"It just lookes better than the lincon"
Front Seats Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited better.
"They are more commertible. Littery and sight."
Back Seats Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited worse.
"They are so good becuse they were made to cheffer people around. So it was made for commfort."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited worse.
"Its a cadillac. they are made for cargo capacity."
Family Car Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited better.
"It is bigger and more durrible."
Value Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited better.
"they are newer than the Cadillac. And they hold there value better then the cadillac."
Would Buy Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Signature Limited worse.
"Thay are just better and bigger."
30
GuruT5HRC writes:
Looks better, comfortable, good power, less maintenance
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Executive worse.
"Interior is more spacious, backseat has more leg room, more trunk space "
Would Buy Ranked 2005 Lincoln Town Car Executive worse.
"The Cadillac Deville is much more less maintenance compared to the Lincoln Town Car , and this is my third Cadillac "
30
GuruT5HRC writes:
Happy with car
Family Car Ranked 2004 Buick LeSabre worse.
"More room"
Value Ranked 2004 Buick LeSabre better.
"Better gas mileage "
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
155
Marshal 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.)

175
Kevin 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.)

145
DPressler 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 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
275 hp @ 5,600 RPM
240 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
300 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
8.5:1
Displacement
4,600 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.66 in x 3.31 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional --
Rear Side Airbags Optional --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional Optional
Cassette Player Optional Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 43.2 in 37.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 19.1 cu ft 17.4 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 207.2 in 207.2 in
Width 74.5 in 75 in
Height 56.7 in 54.6 in
Wheelbase 115.3 in 113.8 in

Available Options

2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD

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