Class and elegance is the name of the game with the 2016 Buick LaCrosse. One look at this car and you will know exactly what we mean. All you need to do is look at the pictures online and you will understand. This model embodies and oozes finesse and all the good things a car should be. If ever you were in need of an upgrade for 2016, this is the car for you.
|Engine||5.3i V8 16V AFM (300 Hp)|
|Fuel tank volume||66 l|
Buick has proved popular with the American audience and continues to garner more and more sales and with the release of this Buick LaCrossemodel, manufacturers are hoping to enjoy a bigger share of the automotive pie. If the figures of Buick’s previous years are anything to go by, then this release looks like it’s going to be bringing home a lot more clients. That’s good news for Buick but terrible for other automobile manufacturers who have to come to terms with the increased competition in the industry lately.
Before we get carried away, here are a few specs for you to check out.
Redesign – It’s all in the genes
The 2016 Buick LaCrosse takes after some of the companies’ earlier models in some respects. There are however new designs and concepts to watch out for such as the weight of the car which corresponds to a more efficient fuel consumption level. While there is rumor that powertrains have been included in this model, this is something that is still to be exclusively confirmed by Buick.
What’s beneath the hood?
If we were to take a look under the hood we would find a 3S L V6 engine that is capable of generating 304 horsepower comfortably while also delivering torque of 264 Nm. Customers who desire the 2016 Buick LaCrosse but ata cheaper price will have the option of going for the same model with a smaller engine. These smaller engines have a horsepower capacity of 182 hp and a torque of 172Nm.
The sitting arrangement fits 5 passengers, two at the front and three in the rear. The interior is suave and chic. The leather finish on the inside speaks volumes about the kind of luxury levels Buick wants its customers to experience. These seats can be cooled or heated according to the individual needs of the passengers. Eight airbags are deployed in the event of an accident. The car is fully equipped with accident preventive technology that guides the driver, such as seat vibrators designed to keep a weary and inattentive driver awake.
Reasons to buy the 2016 Buick Lacrosse
If you are still not sure why you should purchase the 2016 Buick LaCrosse here are a few reasons to think about:
- Buick’s safety record to date is one of the best – ranks 8/10 when tested
- The car drives smoothly and is easy to manipulate
- Perfect for corporate lifestyle and as a family car
- Elegant smooth finish both interior and exterior, given a 7/10 rank for interior and exterior features
- Comfort and quality of the car is given a 9/10 by Kirk Bell of the Car Connection