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4dr Sedan


Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.95 x 1.26
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.95 x .43
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13.2


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 970


Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 260 @ 4000
Engine Order Code L47
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.0L/244 CID
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 250 @ 5600

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 113.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.6
Track Width, Front (in) 62.5
Height, Overall (in) 55.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.4
Length, Overall (in) 205.4
Liftover Height (in) 32.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Second Hip Room (in) 55.8
Front Hip Room (in) 55.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.3
Second Leg Room (in) 38.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.9


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.9/19.0
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.2
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.1


Vehicle Name Oldsmobile Aurora
Vehicle Name Oldsmobile Aurora
Body Style 4 Door Sedan


Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Arm
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.06
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut


Front Tire Order Code QQX
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code QQX
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/60R16
Rear Tire Size P235/60R16
Spare Tire Size T135/70R15


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.681
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.626
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.48
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.71
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.13
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)


EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3967


Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 4
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7