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null 1997 Lincoln Mark VIII
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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1997 Lincoln Mark VIII specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1997 Lincoln Mark VIII warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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1997 Lincoln Mark VIII Base 2dr Coupe1997 Lincoln Mark VIII LSC 2dr Coupe
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$37,280$38,880
    Invoice *$33,994$35,418
    Engine4.6L V-8 280 HP4.6L V-8 290 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City18.0 mpg18.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy25.9 mpg25.9 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine4.6L V-8 280 HP4.6L V-8 290 HP
    Transmission4-spd auto w/OD4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator120 amp120 amp
    Battery72 amp with run down protection72 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio3.273.27
    Recommended Fuel Typepremium unleadedpremium unleaded
    Fuel Tank18.0 gal.18.0 gal.
    Auxiliary Fuel TankN/AN/A
    Exhaustdual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishdual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/AN/A
    Locking Hub ControlN/AN/A
    Limited Slip DifferentialN/AN/A
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityN/AN/A
    RideN/Asport
    Ride Controlautomaticautomatic
    Adaptive Suspensionadaptive suspensionadaptive suspension
    Auto-Levelling Suspensionrearrear
    Front SuspensionN/AN/A
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barheavy duty
    Front Springsairair
    Front Torsion BarN/AN/A
    Front ShocksN/Aheavy duty
    Rear SuspensionN/AN/A
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barheavy duty
    Rear Springsairair
    Rear ShocksN/Aheavy duty
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Steering CoolerN/AN/A
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront and rearfront and rear
    Wheels16.0 " silver aluminum16.0 " chrome aluminum
    Front TiresP225/60VR16.0BSW ASP225/60VR16.0BSW AS
    Rear Tires (if different from Front)N/AN/A
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact aluminumcompact aluminum
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity55
    Front Seat Typebucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AN/A
    Front Headrestsadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tilt
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls(6-way power)(6-way power)
    Easy Entryrear seat easy entryrear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls(6-way power)(6-way power)
    Rear Seatsbenchbench
    Rear HeadrestsN/AN/A
    Rear Child SeatsN/AN/A
    Rear Armrestscentercenter
    Third Row SeatsN/AN/A
    Third Row Child SeatsN/AN/A
    Third Row ArmrestsN/AN/A
    Seat Trimleatherleather
    Door Trimleatherette w/carpet lowerleatherette w/carpet lower
    Headlinerfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/AN/A
    Dashboard Insertsimulated woodsimulated wood
    Gear Shift Knob Trimleatherleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/AN/A
    Convertible RoofN/AN/A
    Roof FeaturesN/AN/A
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminated
    Auxiliary VisorsN/AN/A
    Rearview Mirrorauto-dimming day-nightauto-dimming day-night
    Rear Visor Vanity MirrorN/AN/A
    Glove Boxlockinglocking
    Cabback InsulatorN/AN/A
    Dome Lightdome lightdome light
    Reading Lightsfront & rearfront & rear
    Floor Consolefullfull
    Overhead ConsoleN/AN/A
    Cup Holderfrontfront
    Instrument Panel StorageN/AN/A
    Dashboard StorageN/AN/A
    Interior Concealed StorageN/AN/A
    Seatback Storage22
    Refrigerated BoxN/AN/A
    Manufacturer Luggage SetN/AN/A
    Door Binsdualdual
    Rear Door BinsN/AN/A
    Underseat TrayN/AN/A
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/AN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetcarpet
    Cargo CoverN/AN/A
    Cargo NetN/AN/A
    Cargo Tie DownsN/AN/A
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo light
    Air CompressorN/AN/A
    Front Air ConditioningN/AN/A
    Climate Controlautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioning
    Rear Air ConditioningN/AN/A
    Air FilterN/AN/A
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Automatic Air RecirculationN/AN/A
    Rear HeaterN/AN/A
    Radiopremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsN/AN/A
    CDsinglesingle
    MP3 PlayerN/AN/A
    MiniDisc PlayerN/AN/A
    Speakers8 brand8 brand
    Amplifieramplifieramplifier
    Radio Theft DeterrentN/AN/A
    Antennawindow gridwindow grid
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspowerpower
    Heated Door LocksN/AN/A
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasekeyfobkeyfob
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasepowerpower
    Rear Window ReleaseN/AN/A
    Rear Child Safety Door LocksN/AN/A
    Fuel Filler Door ReleaseN/AN/A
    Cell PhoneN/AN/A
    Power Outlets22
    AC power outletN/AN/A
    Trunk PulldownN/AN/A
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Garage Door OpenerN/AN/A
    Smokers PackageN/AN/A
    Lighter ElementsN/AN/A
    First Aid KitN/AN/A
    Emergency SOSN/AN/A
    Adjustable PedalsN/AN/A
    Entertainment CenterN/AN/A
    Voice RecorderN/AN/A
    Picnic TableN/AN/A
    Internet AccessN/AN/A
    Instrument Displayanaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometer
    Oil Pressure GaugeN/AN/A
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Volt GaugeN/AN/A
    InclinometerN/AN/A
    AltimeterN/AN/A
    Heads Up DisplayN/AN/A
    Clockin-dashin-dash
    Compasscompasscompass
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Check ControlN/AN/A
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/AN/A
    Navigation SystemN/AN/A
    Steering Wheelpower telescopic tiltpower telescopic tilt
    Steering Wheel Materialleatherleather
    Tow BarN/AN/A
    Front Windowspowerpower
    Rear Windowsfixedfixed
    Quarter Vent Rear WindowsN/AN/A
    1-Touch Opendriverdriver
    Tinted Windowslightlight
    Double Pane Side GlassN/AN/A
    Sun BlindsN/AN/A
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersN/AN/A
    Rain Detecting WipersN/AN/A
    Speed Sensitve WipersN/AN/A
    Rear Windshield WiperN/AN/A
    Rear Heated WipersN/AN/A
    Electrically Heated WindshieldN/AN/A
    Sun Visor StripN/AN/A
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
    Rear BlindsN/AN/A
    Rear Windshield TypeN/AN/A
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running LightsN/AN/A
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact AirbagsN/AN/A
    Passenger Side Impact AirbagN/AN/A
    Overhead AirbagN/AN/A
    Occupancy SensorN/AN/A
    Childseat SensorN/AN/A
    Head ProtectionN/AN/A
    Knee AirbagN/AN/A
    Rear Side AirbagN/AN/A
    Side Impact BarsN/AN/A
    Seatbelt PretensionersN/AN/A
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Tracker SystemN/AN/A
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume14.4 cu.ft.14.4 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo LengthN/AN/A
    Exterior Length207.3 "207.3 "
    Exterior Width74.0 "74.0 "
    Exterior Height53.6 "53.6 "
    Wheelbase113 "113 "
    Front Tread62 "62 "
    Rear Tread60 "60 "
    Turning Radius18.6 '18.6 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight RatingN/AN/A
    Curb Weight3,618 lbs.3,638 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight RatingN/AN/A
    Rear Gross Axle Weight RatingN/AN/A
    PayloadN/AN/A
    Max Trailer Weight2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightN/AN/A
    Drag Coefficient.34.34
    Front Legroom42.6 "42.6 "
    Rear Legroom35.7 "35.7 "
    Front Headroom38.1 "38.1 "
    Rear Headroom37.5 "37.5 "
    Third Row HeadroomN/AN/A
    Front Hiproom55.6 "55.6 "
    Rear Hiproom56.7 "56.7 "
    Third Row HiproomN/AN/A
    Front Shoulder Room59.2 "59.2 "
    Rear Shoulder Room59.5 "59.5 "
    Third Row Shoulder RoomN/AN/A
    Passenger Volume102 cu.ft.102 cu.ft.
    Exterior Cargo WidthN/AN/A
    Exterior Cargo VolumeN/AN/A
    Interior Cargo Volume14.4 cu.ft.14.4 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/AN/A
  • Exterior Features
    Mud FlapsN/AN/A
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/A
    Running BoardsN/AN/A
    Skid PlatesN/AN/A
    Trunk RackN/AN/A
    PickupN/AN/A
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear BumperN/AN/A
    Rear Step BumperN/AN/A
    Bodyside Moldingsbody-coloredbody-colored
    Bodyside InsertchromeN/A
    Bodyside CladdingN/AN/A
    Rocker Panel ExtensionsN/AN/A
    Wheel WellN/AN/A
    Fender FlaresN/AN/A
    Grille Moldingschromebody-colored
    Paintmonotonemonotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heateddual power remote heated
    Traileringclass Iclass I
    Trailering HarnessN/AN/A
    Trailering HitchN/AN/A
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,000
    Major Components Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,000
    Maintenance Months/MilesN/AN/A
    Accessories Months/MilesN/AN/A
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1997 Lincoln Mark VIII safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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