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1988-1991 Buick Reatta


1988-1991 Buick Reatta Specifications

Here are the models, prices and production numbers for the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta:

Model
Weight
Price
Production
1988 (wb 98.5)



1988 coupe
3,350 25,000 4,708
1989



1989 coupe (wb 98.5)
3,394 26,700 7,009
1990 (wb 98.5)



coupe 3,379 28,335 6,383
convertible coupe 3,562 34,995 2,132
Total 1990 Buick Reatta


8,515
1991 (wb 98.5)



coupe 3,392 29,300 1,214
convertible coupe 3,593 35,965 305
Total 1991 Buick Reatta


1,519

Here are the specifications for the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta:

General Information for the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta
Wheelbase, inches 98.5
Overall length, inches 183.5
Overall height, inches 51.2
Overall width, inches 73.0
Tread, front/rear, inches 60.3/60.3
Fuel tank, gallons 18.2 (1988-90), 18.8 (1991)
Cargo space, cubic foot 10.5 (coupe), 10.0 (convertible)

Construction of the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta
Layoutfront transverse engine, front-drive
Typeunitized with front and rear subframes

Engine for the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta
Enginetype 90-degree ohv V-6
Materialcast-iron block and heads
Bore x stroke, inches
3.8033.40
Displacement (liters/cid):3.8/231
Horsepower @ rpm165 @ 4800 (1988-90), 170 @ 4800 (1991)
Torque (lb-ft) @ rpm210 @ 2000 (1988-90), 220 @ 3200 (1991)
Main bearings4
Valve liftershydraulic
Inductionsequential-port fuel injection ('88-'90), tuned-port fuel injection ('91)
Driveline of the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta
Transmission4-speed automatic with overdrive, floor-mounted shifter
Final-drive ratio 2.97:1 (1988-90), 3.33:1 (1991)

Chassis for the 1988-1991 Buick Reatta
Front suspensionindependent, with MacPherson struts and antiroll bar
Rear suspensionindependent, with transverse leaf spring
Brake type4-wheel power hydraulic disc with antilock
Tire size:215/65R15 (1988-90), 215/60R16 (1991)
Tire typesteel-belted radial
Wheels6.0315 alloy (1988-90), 6.5316 alloy (1991)
Turning circle (ft)38.0

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