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Vehicle 1997 Buick Skylark 2dr Cpe Gran Sport SH (CMI) 1998 Lexus SC 300 Luxury Sport Cpe 2dr Cpe Auto (CA/NY/MA/CT)
General
Body Style 2 Dr Cpe Gran Sport 2 Door Coupe
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
EPA Classification Compact Sub-Compact
Vehicle Skylark SC 300
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 70.9
Battery
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F 600 582
Maximum Capacity (amps) 105 80
Brake System
ABS System 4 Wheel Four-Wheel
Brakes Front Yes Yes
Brakes Rear n/a Yes
Drum Yes n/a
Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.77 n/a
Rear disc brake rotor diameter x thickness (in) n/a 11.4 x 0.63
Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.79 10.7 x 1.10
Type of Brakes Power Pwr-Assisted
Drive Train
Displacement (CC) 3.1L/191 3.0L/183
EPA Fuel Economy Est (MPG) 20 19
Final Drive Ratio 2.93 4.273
Fuel Capacity (gal) 15.2 20.6
Fuel System SFI EFI
Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 5200 225 @ 6000
Hwy EPA Fuel Economy Estimate (MPG) 29 24
Torque @ RPM 185 @ 4000 220 @ 4000
Total System Capacity (qts) 13.1 8.9
Transmission Speeds 4 4
Transmission Type Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transmission Type Description Line 2 Electronic Electronic
Type of Engine Gas V6 Gas I6
Exterior
Base Curb Weight (lb) 2973 3561
Overall Length (in) 188.4 192.9
Overall Width (in) 53.6 52.6
Wheelbase (in) 103.4 105.9
Interior - Cargo - Carrying
Liftover Height (in) 28.1 30.9
Trunk Volume (cu ft) 13.3 9.3
Interior - Passengers
Headroom front (in) 37.8 38.3
Hip room front (in) 49.5 55.1
Leg room front (in) 43.1 44.1
Passenger Volume 88.4 75.4
Seating capacity - Standard 5 4
Second seat head room (in) 36.5 36.1
Second seat hip room (in) 50.3 39.2
Second seat leg room (in) 32.5 27.2
Second seat shoulder room (in) 55.0 52.7
Shoulder room front (in) 52.2 56.0
Suspension
Front suspension w/Coil Spring Double Wishbone
Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 5.1
Rear shock absorber diameter (mm) 25 25
Rear stabilizer bar diameter (in) 0.51 0.83
Rear Suspension Trailing Arm Independent
Rear suspension type line 2 w/Twist Beam Double Wishbone
Shock Absorber Diameter (mm) 32 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter (in) 0.87 1.18
Track Front 55.8 59.8
Track Rear 55.3 60.0
Tires and Wheels
Rear tire size P205/55R16 P225/55R16
Rear wheel size (in) 16 x 6 16 x 6.5
Rear wheel type Aluminum Aluminum
Spare tire size T115/70D14 P225/55R16
Spare wheel size (in) 14 x 4 16 x 6.5
Spare wheel type Steel Aluminum
Towing
Dead Weight Hitch-Max. Tongue Load 100 160
Tow Capacity Standard 1000 1600
Wt Distributing Hitch (lb) n/a N/A
Wt. Distributing Hitch-Max. Tongue Load n/a N/A
Turning Radius
Lock to Lock Turns 2.33 3.1
Steering Diameter Left 35.3 36.1
Steering Diameter Right 37.2 38.1






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