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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 4-Door Sedan CX
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan CX 17 26 $27,948 $29,265
4-Door Sedan CX-2 17 26 $29,385 $30,770
4-Door Sedan CXL 17 26 $31,056 $32,520
4-Door Sedan CXL Special Edition 17 26 $31,629 $33,120
4-Door Sedan CXL-3 17 26 $33,109 $34,670
4-Door Sedan CXL-4 17 26 $33,682 $35,270
4-Door Sedan CXL-5 17 26 $34,160 $35,770
4-Door Sedan Super 15 22 $38,395 $40,205
Pricing
Invoice Price
N/A
$27,948
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$397,500
$29,265
Monthly Payment Estimate
$6625 / month
$488 / month
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TCC's Bottom Line A soft ride and roomy interior still form the solid base for the 2009 Buick Lucerne’s appeal.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 10 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 16 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Large Car
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.5 57.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 56.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 112.3 108
Second Leg Room (in) 40.3 41.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.1 39.5
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 57.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.2 58.0
Passenger Capacity 4 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.5 37.6
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 61.3 58.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.9 62.5
Wheelbase (in) 133.5 115.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78 73.8
Track Width, Front (in) 66.7 63.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 225.5 203.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.7 17.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.0 x 1.3 11.5 x 0.47
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 14.8 x 1.3 11.9 x 1.18
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 29.1 18.5
Steering
Steering Type Recirculating-Ball Pwr rack & pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - 2.8
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 43.9 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 15.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD - 42.2
Tires
Spare Tire Size 275/45R20 Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA QCH
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 275/45R20 P235/55R17
Rear Tire Order Code NA QCH
Front Tire Size 275/45R20 P235/55R17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 1000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 6050 3764
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 X 8.5 17 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 X 8.5 17 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 20 X 8.5 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD - 11.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Fuel System Twin turbo SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 738 @ 2000-4000 237 @ 3200
Engine Order Code NA LGD
Displacement 6.0L/365 3.9L/237
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 604 @ 4800-5100 227 @ 5700
Engine Type Gas V12 Gas V6 FlexFuel
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 12 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 16 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 10 17
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.59 2.92
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) .83 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.16 2.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.19 1.56
Trans Order Code NA MX0
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.82 2.93
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Maybach 57s Buick Lucerne
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 4 Dr Sedan CX
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - NA
Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.14
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Independent
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score NA 5
 
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