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2014 Buick Verano

2014 Lexus IS

  2014 Buick Verano Turbo 2014 Lexus IS 350
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Invoice $22,752 N/A
21/32 N/A
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Bottom Line Mild or slightly spicy--in either flavor, the 2014 Buick Verano delivers long on comfort, without bowing to sport-sedan cliches. Read Full Review The 2014 Lexus IS is an important car for the brand, and at first impression, the redesign is off to a good start. Read Full Review
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  • Composed and quiet beyond its class
  • Luxurious interior
  • Very good ride quality
  • Connectivity and safety are up to speed
  • Base price is a bargain


  • Base Verano isn't quick
  • Just, no.
  • Fuel economy's relatively low
  • Cozy rear seats are cozy


  • Bold new looks
  • Much-improved interior design
  • LFA-inspired details
  • Strong V-6 engine


  • Spindle grille can be overpowering for some
  • Hybrid unavailable in the U.S.
  • No manual transmission option
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