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Top Five Upcoming Family Cars
Top Five Upcoming Family Cars

2010 is going to be a busy year for new cars, crossovers, SUVs, and trucks, as the industry continues to recover from a horrific 2009. Here's a look at five new or redesigned models that might appeal to modern families. This list is presented in no particular order. 1. 2011 Buick Regal: This new...Read More»

2011 Buick Regal
News: All 2011 Buick Regals Will Be Flex-Fuel Capable

Here's an interesting bit of news about Buick's upcoming Regal sedan: All versions of the 2011 Buick Regal will have flex-fuel capability, starting in the fall. For now, the early models available to consumers will have a naturally-aspirated 2.4-liter four-cylinder. In August, a 2.0-liter...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
Buick Eyes Younger, Hipper Drivers With New iPad Ads

Buick's skid from sporty family ride to stodgy senior-mobile was a long, slow one, and the road back to younger consumers has been decidedly uphill. Last week, we reported that after topping out at 72, the average age of Buick drivers has finally begun to drop, and thanks to a new ad campaign...Read More»

2010 Buick Enclave
Was Tiger A Curse? Average Age Of Buick Owners Finally Drops

You know it, we know it: Buick has become a brand for older drivers. Just a couple of decades ago, models like the Regal drew the attention of younger couples and even families, but in recent years, Buick's lineup has prioritized comfort over class, size over style. That's played well with golf...Read More»

2010 Buick Enclave FWD 4-door 1XL Angular Front Exterior View
The 2010 Buick Enclave

The Buick Enclave has standard seating for seven people, making this SUV one of the best mid-sized family cars on the market.  Buick have not spared any expense when it comes to the looks and stylish design of the Enclave.  The quality just oozes out of this SUV from the inside to the outside...Read More»

2007 Cadillac DTS
American Brands Shine In J.D. Power Dependability Survey

No, buying American won't get you an undependable disaster-on-wheels; in fact, it's likely to get you a more reliable, trouble-free car. In the latest proof of this, from marketing-information authority J.D. Power and Associates, seven of the ten models with the lowest number of problems, on...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse First Drive
Buick Is Back! At Least, Motor Trend Thinks So...

My simple response is, I totally agree. It’s fair to say that Buick has developed a reputation for producing very comfortable, somewhat luxurious cars that aren't exactly thrilling. That's changing these days though, and people are noticing. I guess all of that driving excitement from Pontiac...Read More»

2010 Chevrolet Camaro
GM Launches A Campaign To Get Employees Excited About GM Vehicles

General Motors is kicking off a new word-of-mouth campaign to get people talking about its lineup of vehicles. The talkers GM has in mind? Its own employees. The campaign is a whistlestop event called the "Vehicle Plant Tour" -- which may not be the best title we've ever heard, but it's a pretty...Read More»

2010 Buick Enclave FWD 4-door 1XL Rear Seats
2010 Buick Enclave CXL2 Has Style and Substance

The 2010 Buick Enclave is a very stylish, mid-size crossover, with family ties to Chevrolets Traverse and GMCs Acadia.  Of this group, the Enclave certainly has the most curb appeal with its rakish, large waterfall grille and its muscular shoulders.    Born in the 2008 model year, the Enclave...Read More»

Hummer Dealership
Depressed Sales Could Hurt Dealer Service Business For Years

The depressed auto sales trend that began back in 2008 is going to leave some lingering effects, affecting the service department business of new-car dealerships for many years. So predicts J.D Power and Associates—that dealer service traffic will decline by 20 percent between 2009 and 2013, with...Read More»

2011 Buick Regal
2011 Buick Regal Pricing Revealed

Buick today announced pricing for the all-new 2011 Regal sedan, which will go on sale across the country priced from $26,995 plus a $750 destination charge for the premium CXL model. This price undercuts Buick's own 2010 LaCrosse CXL sedan by more than $3,000. The Regal is coming on the market...Read More»

2010 Buick Regal GS Concept
2010 Detroit Auto Show: Buick Regal GS Not Quite Confirmed

The 2011 Buick Regal hits showrooms this summer, and GM's not wasting much time re-asserting the Regal's old street-performance credentials. Witness the Regal GS concept, a lightly disguised show car that's due as a production vehicle sometime next year. A cousin of the European Opel Insignia, the...Read More»

2011 Buick Regal
Buick Regal GS Concept: Get Some!

Do you ever get frustrated when you see a performance Buick on stage at a Barrett-Jackson auction and wonder why Buick no longer makes anything remotely like that?  Stew no longer as Buick has seen fit to release information today on the Buick Regal GS concept. Back in October of 2009, I...Read More»

Buick Regal GS concept car
Buick Regal GS, MyFord, Volt Battery Production: Today At High Gear Media

Detroit Auto Show news is already taking over the ether even though it's still several days away from kickoff. Buick's Regal GS is the lead new-car story of the day, with a 255-horsepower 2.0-liter turbo four-banger pushing it well under 6 seconds to 60 mph. Check out the full report in the links...Read More»

Buick Regal GS concept car
2010 Detroit Auto Show: 2011 Buick Regal GS Preview

In Europe, the 2011 Buick Regal is badged as an Opel Insignia and is available in a number of different guises, including sedans, wagons and high-performance all-wheel drive speeders complete with manual transmissions. With the car soon to be available in the U.S., there’s a strong chance that...Read More»

2010 Buick Lucerne 4-door Sedan CXL Angular Front Exterior View
GM Most Likely To End Production of Buick Lucerne in 2010; New Model for 2012?

        With so many websites trying to predict the future at GM, many have come to conclude GM has no plans to continue the current Lucerne beyond 2010. The Lucuern has been on the market since 2005, and while it was a good product at its launch, it has become stale next to the new Lacrosse...Read More»

Opel Insignia OPC
Buick Regal GS: 2010 Detroit Auto Show Preview

In Europe, the 2011 Buick Regal is badged as an Opel Insignia and is available in a number of different guises, including sedans, wagons and high-performance all-wheel drive speeders complete with manual transmissions. With the car soon to be available in the U.S., there’s a strong chance...Read More»

2009 Toyota Highlander Hybrid
Frugal Shopper: Compare New And Used Vehicles Before You Buy

This year may go down in history as one of the best for frugal car shoppers. Thanks to incentive programs from automakers and the federal government and return policies from companies like Hyundai and GM, 2009 has been mostly a buyer's market (at least for buyers who've been able to score loans in...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse 4-door Sedan CX 3.0L Side Exterior View
Anybody Hear About the Great New Buicks?

Don't know if you've noticed, but the Buick brand is headed down a whole different road. It started with the over-the-top Buick Enclave, continued with the dramatic new 2010 Buick LaCrosse and from all the pictures, the new 2011 Regal will continue Buick's string of stylish, distinctive...Read More»

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