1996 Ninety-Eight

Whats new for 96:
For the last year of production, daytime running lamps were added. The optional Supercharged 3800 engine was dropped. Dark red interior was discontinued. Programmable automatic doorlocks and delayed locking were new features.
Biggest News:
After 55 years, the Ninety-Eight had reached the end of it's life This was the result of decreasing sales in the traditional luxury market and repositioning of Oldsmobile in the market. The last one was donated to the R. E. Olds museam in Lansing.

96 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight
Powertrain Specs
Standard Engine3800 Series II V6
Optional Engine(s)none
Standard Transmission

4-speed electronic automatic
Optional Transmission(s)

Exterior DimensionsSedan
Overall length (in.)205.5
Wheelbase (in.)110.7
Luggage cap. (cu. ft.)

Fuel tank (gals.)

Interior DimensionsSedan
Headroom f/r38.7/37.6
Legroom f/r42.0/41.6
Shoulder room f/r

Identifying a 96:
There are no detectable differences between '94-'96 Ninety-Eights.

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