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1997 Buick Century (W) 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)

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Key specs

Buick Century Sedan 1997, 1998, 1999

What is the body type, Buick Century (W)?Sedan, 4 Doors, 5 Seats
How fast is the car, 1997 Century (W) 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?175 km/h | 108.74 mph
0-100 km/h: 9.2 sec
0-60 mph: 8.7 sec
How much power, Buick Century Sedan 1997 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?162 Hp, 251 Nm
185.13 lb.-ft.
What is the engine size, Buick Century Sedan 1997 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?3.1 l
3136 cm3
191.37 cu. in.
How many cylinders, 1997 Buick 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?6, V-engine
What is the drivetrain, Buick Century (W) Sedan 1997 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?Front wheel drive. Internal Combustion engine. The Internal combustion engine (ICE) drives the front wheels of the vehicle.
How long is this vehicle, 1997 Buick Century Sedan?4790 mm
188.58 in.
How wide is the vehicle, 1997 Buick Century Sedan?1850 mm
72.83 in.
What is the curb weight, 1997 Buick Century (W) 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?1515 kg
3340 lbs.
How much trunk (boot) space, 1997 Buick Century Sedan?475 l
16.77 cu. ft.
How many gears, What type is the gearbox, 1997 Buick Century (W) 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)?4, automatic transmission

Buick Century (W) 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp) 1997, 1998, 1999 Specs

General information
BrandBuick
Model Century
Generation Century (W)
Modification (Engine) 3.1 i V6 (162 Hp)
Start of production 1997 year
End of production 1999 year
Powertrain Architecture Internal Combustion engine
Body typeSedan
Seats 5
Doors 4
Performance specs
Fuel consumption (economy) - urban 11.8 l/100 km 19.93 US mpg
23.94 UK mpg
8.47 km/l
Fuel consumption (economy) - extra urban 8.1 l/100 km 29.04 US mpg
34.87 UK mpg
12.35 km/l
Fuel Type Petrol (Gasoline)
Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h9.2 sec
Acceleration 0 - 62 mph9.2 sec
Acceleration 0 - 60 mph (Calculated by Auto-Data.net) 8.7 sec
Maximum speed 175 km/h 108.74 mph
Weight-to-power ratio 9.4 kg/Hp, 106.9 Hp/tonne
Weight-to-torque ratio 6 kg/Nm, 165.7 Nm/tonne
Engine specs
Power 162 Hp @ 5200 rpm.
Power per litre 51.7 Hp/l
Torque 251 Nm @ 4000 rpm. 185.13 lb.-ft. @ 4000 rpm.
Engine location Front, Transverse
Engine Model/Code L82
Engine displacement 3136 cm3 191.37 cu. in.
Number of cylinders 6
Position of cylinders V-engine
Cylinder Bore 89 mm 3.5 in.
Piston Stroke 84 mm 3.31 in.
Compression ratio 9.6
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Fuel System Multi-point indirect injection
Engine aspiration Naturally aspirated engine
Engine oil capacity 4.2 l 4.44 US qt | 3.7 UK qt
Coolant 11.0 l 11.62 US qt | 9.68 UK qt
Space, Volume and weights
Kerb Weight 1515 kg 3340 lbs.
Trunk (boot) space - minimum 475 l 16.77 cu. ft.
Fuel tank capacity 64 l 16.91 US gal | 14.08 UK gal
Dimensions
Length 4790 mm 188.58 in.
Width 1850 mm 72.83 in.
Height 1440 mm 56.69 in.
Wheelbase 2770 mm 109.06 in.
Front track 1570 mm 61.81 in.
Rear (Back) track 1560 mm 61.42 in.
Drivetrain, brakes and suspension specs
Drivetrain Architecture The Internal combustion engine (ICE) drives the front wheels of the vehicle.
Drive wheel Front wheel drive
Number of Gears (automatic transmission) 4
Front suspension Spring Strut
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear brakesDrum
Assisting systemsABS (Anti-lock braking system)
Power steering Hydraulic Steering
Tires size 205/70 R15
Wheel rims size15