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1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$28,880
3 listings nationwide

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2011 Lincoln Town Car
Executive
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$46,110
4 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
No Expert Reviews
2011 Lincoln Town Car
Executive
Eric Tallberg Preview:

The legend lives! For those with a yen for the past and a need for passenger room and comfort, not to mention the capacity to carry enough luggage for a world cruise, the 2011 Lincoln ...

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

1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
50
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
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
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

2011 Lincoln Town Car
Executive
5
writes:
Roomie and wide body
10
writes:
One of the easiest to live with, no-nonsense luxury cars of all time. A real honest to goodness automobile, r...
Power Ranked 2011 Mercury Grand Marquis LS Fleet worse.
"Has more base horsepower "
Would Buy Ranked 2011 Mercury Grand Marquis LS Fleet worse.
"The look and feel of a more premium automobile."
20
writes:
Excellent automobile

Specs

1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
2011 Lincoln Town Car
Executive
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
--
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 19 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
205 hp @ 5,200 RPM
239 hp @ 4,900 RPM
Torque
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
287 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
9.4:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
4,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.55 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player 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 42.7 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom 40.7 in 39.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 21 cu ft
Exterior
Length 205.7 in 215.4 in
Width 74.6 in 85.7 in
Height 54.8 in 59 in
Wheelbase 110.7 in 117.7 in

Available Options

1996 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
4 Dr Regency Elite Sedan
2011 Lincoln Town Car
Executive

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