Buick
Skylark
1996
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1996 Buick Skylark Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Buick Skylark specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Buick Skylark warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$15,495
Invoice *
$14,797
Engine
2.4L I-4 150 HP 155.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,400 rpm / 3.1L V-6 160 HP 185.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
22.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
32.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
2.4L I-4 150 HP 155.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,400 rpm / 3.1L V-6 160 HP 185.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Axle Ratio
3.42 / 2.93
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
15.2 gal.
Drive Type
front-wheel
Traction Control
driveline
Ride
sport
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Wheels
14.0 " steel
Front Tires
P195/70SR14.0BSW AS / P195/70SWSW AS / P195/65SR15.0BSW AS / P205/55SR16.0BSW AS
Rear Tires (if different from Front)
R14.0
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
55-45 split-bench / bucket
Front Armrests
w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
2-way / (4-way power) / 4-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Rear Seats
bench / removable full bench
Seat Trim
cloth / leather
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Sunroof
power
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Net
cargo net
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
AM/FM stereo
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls
CD
single
Speakers
4 / 4 performance
Antenna
window grid
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Volt Gauge
voltmeter gauge
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
manual / power
Rear Windows
manual / power
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Door Count
4 doors
Exterior Length
189.2 "
Exterior Width
68.2 "
Exterior Height
53.5 "
Wheelbase
103 "
Front Tread
56 "
Rear Tread
55 "
Curb Weight
2,948 lbs.
Front Legroom
43.1 "
Rear Legroom
33.4 "
Rear Headroom
37.0 "
Front Hiproom
49.6 "
Rear Hiproom
50.9 "
Front Shoulder Room
52.2 "
Rear Shoulder Room
52.3 "
Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Paint
monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote / dual power remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
72/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Buick Skylark 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.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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