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

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1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$28,880
1 vehicle

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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 ...

1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
No Expert Reviews

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

2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
5
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."
10
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 "
10
GuruT5HRC writes:
Happy with car
Family Car Ranked 2004 Buick LeSabre worse.
"More room"
Value Ranked 2004 Buick LeSabre better.
"Better gas mileage "
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
60
racko24 1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight 4 Dr Regency Elite SedanReview:

It Gets From A To B — runs good. tranny shifts hard. its reliable and gets me from work to home everyday. a little noisy b...

75
Evan 1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight 4 Dr Regency Elite SedanReview:

Ok To Get Around In, Just Avoid Being Seen — it's solid, thats about it, easy to maintain, good power if you need it, they'll drive forever, the...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

55
Steve 1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight 4 Dr Regency Elite SedanReview:

Who Would Buy One — there isn't really a good point, it was poorly made, & repaired wrong. when it rains, water slips i...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
--
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
275 hp @ 5,600 RPM
205 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
300 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
9.4:1
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 Optional
CD Changer 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 6 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 42.7 in
Back Legroom 43.2 in 40.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 19.1 cu ft --
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 207.2 in 205.7 in
Width 74.5 in 74.6 in
Height 56.7 in 54.8 in
Wheelbase 115.3 in 110.7 in

Available Options

2005 Cadillac DeVille
DHS Sedan FWD
1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan

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