2008 Buick Lacrosse 4-Door Sedan CX Specs

4-Door Sedan CX
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan CX

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/28 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.8L
EPA Class Mid-Size
Style Name 4dr Sdn CX
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive


EPA Classification Mid-Size
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3495
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.2
Second Hip Room (in) 54.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Leg Room (in) 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 61.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 110.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.4
Length, Overall (in) 198.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5200
Displacement 3.8L/231
Engine Order Code L26
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 230 @ 4000
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas V6
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.56
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.38
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.92
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.05
Trans Order Code MX0
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.26
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x 0.55
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.39
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.3
Rear Tire Size P225/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code QPX
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P225/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code QPX
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Premium Ride
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .67
Suspension Type - Front Independent
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Premium Ride
Suspension Type - Rear Independent

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features OnStar, 1-year of Directions and Connections plan. Includes the...
Air bags, frontal, driver and right front passenger and side...
Passenger Airbag Cutoff Switch/Sensor
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger....
Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...
Door locks, child security, rear
Horn, dual-note high and low


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 102
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
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