2010 Buick Lacrosse

GM Sells More Cars in China Than in the U.S.
GM Sells More Cars in China Than in the U.S.

GM is celebrating this week--along with the Independence Day holiday here, it's celebrating some huge sales numbers in Asia. Behind the power of its Buick brand, General Motors sold 1.21 million cars in China in the first six months of this year--which means the automaker is now selling more cars...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»

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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 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 LaCrosse 4-door Sedan CX 3.0L Engine
2010 Buick LaCrosse Four-Cylinder Coming Soon, With 30 MPG

Seems like smaller engines are all the rage. Just today, we’ve covered new smaller engines to be offered in the 2010 Toyota 4Runner and 2010 BMW 7-Series. And, as we’ve previously reported, General Motors will begin offering a base four-cylinder version of the 2010 Buick LaCrosse. Today GM...Read More»

2011 Buick Regal
Preview: 2011 Buick Regal

What is it?: The relaunch of the popular Regal nameplate, which will be Buick's new mid-size sedan  The basics: Four-cylinder only for now; front-wheel drive, 180+ hp Price: $21,500 (estimated) On sale: late 2010/early 2011 Rumors of the Buick Regal's return to production have been circulating for...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Buick LaCrosse Gets Top Crash-Test Scores

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released new crash-test results and ratings for the mid-size 2010 Buick LaCrosse sedan. The newly redesigned Buick LaCrosse earned perfect ‘good’ scores all around, in frontal, side, and rear tests plus all subcategories, with the IIHS...Read More»

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2012 Buick: Is GM Building an American Lexus?

If you're reading this article in 2012, congratulations. Thanks to the miracle of Google search, Web longevity and ultra-fast fiber-optics, you already know if the renaissance that started in the summer of 2009 at Buick was successful. From our perspective, here in the dark ages of 2009, Buick has...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
First Drive: 2010 Buick LaCrosse

The 2010 Buick LaCrosse is set to start retail sales next month, and our colleagues at Motor Authority were invited up to Detroit this week to test out the sedan that Buick hopes will inspire a new crowd of buyers. Covering the event for TheCarConnection and Motor Authority, Nelson Ireson sums up...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Buick LaCrosse Gets Four-Cylinder

The 2010 Buick LaCrosse is getting a new engine option--but GNX fans won't be impressed to hear that the new option is a four-cylinder engine. The new four-cylinder is a 2.4-liter engine, and GM's fitted direct injection to it to boost power and fuel mileage. Available in the CX model, this engine...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Buick LaCrosse Preview

When the wraps came off the all-new 2010 Buick LaCrosse, the biggest question was not whether this would be high quality car: Buicks tend to perform well in quality and owner satisfaction surveys. The question for 2009 is, today, what is a "Buick" supposed to be? Buick's history is confused. Those...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Buick LaCrosse Premieres on Video

We've been firing off spy shots of the future sedan, and we were planning on showing it to you live from the 2008 Los Angeles auto show before GM axed its appearance at the last minute. Now, though, we can bring you this video clip of the 2010 Buick LaCrosse, surrounding by lots of classic Buick...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
Spy Shots: 2010 Buick LaCrosse

TheCarConnection.com's spies caught a convoy of 2010 Buick LaCrosse prototypes running on public roads--this time with drastically reduced camouflage. Prior LaCrosse test vehicles had always been clad under oppressive covers, but now we can see all but the finest details on Buick's new sedan. The...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Buick LaCrosse Is Such a Tease

GM hasn't said too much about its new Buick sedan. Scratch that--they've shown us sketches, talked about how it's one of "nicest things we've ever done," and now, confirmed that the new sedan will stick with the somewhat controversial name of LaCrosse. The 2010 Buick LaCrosse is shown here in an...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse Spied, Inside and Out

Once again, TheCarConnection.com's spies have stumbled upon the 2010 Buick LaCrosse -- but this time they managed to get some interior views, as well as (for the first time) a look the production exhaust tips. Looking closely, it appears the new LaCrosse will have some Enclave-like styling cues...Read More»

2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Buick LaCrosse Spied!

These are the newest pictures of the 2010 Buick LaCrosse, caught by our spies during testing. As before, General Motors had two security guards for round-the-clock coverage in a public parking area. When the engineers left for a break, thick car covers with huge locks were placed on the...Read More»

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