2017 Buick Lacrosse is a car one of its kind. It is the largest sedan coming out of GM’s production house and its dimension places it somewhere between a full-sized and mid-sized sedan while its features makes it an intriguing cross between a mainstream and luxury sedan. It is basically constructed upon the Avenir Concept car which had debuted in the North American International Auto show held in Detroit in 2015. The new x-factor is the Buick Waterfall grille which has been implemented in the model, and sees an extensive use of chrome, bearing the brand logo which comes in three distinct hues.
2017 Buick Lacrosse – Under the hood:
There is a 3.6 liter V-6 plant, the next generation engine from Buick, which expected to Power 2017 Buick Lacrosse. The engine offers an impressive drive for a sedan, producing nearly 305 Hp with 268 lb-ft of torque. While the engine comes with more power than the previous version, the transmission has also upgraded from six-speed to eight-speed automatic transmission, and the sedan would be available with an All Wheel Drive System. Newly incorporated start/stop button helps in saving some fuel, but that’s all we know about the fuel consumption for now.
LaCrosse 2017 is coming prepared to stand up against a number of biggies, and this list includes Acura TLX, Toyota Avalon, Hyundai Azera, Lexus ES, Kia Cadenza and Nissan Maxima. With its extravagant features, we are certain Lacrosse will be able to steer away a good number of consumers from its potential rivals.
2017 Buick Lacrosse – Design: what’s new?
To very significant changes include a loss in weight and a gain in dimensions. 2017 Buick Lacrosse has dropped nearly 300 pounds owing to an increased use of high-strength steel. As for its dimensions, the car is now increased by 0.6 inches in length and by 0.4 inches in breath. The wheelbase is 2.7 inches longer while the track shows a growth of 1.1 inches towards the back and 1.3 inches towards the front.
Different trims will come with different suspensions and wheel sizes. Base trim is featuring 18 inch wheels with MacPherson Strut suspension while the premiere ones get 20 inch wheels with Hipper Strut suspension.
Comfort and Infotainment:
2017 Buick Lacrosse interior are sure to sport features including eight way power adjustable seats for excellent lumbar support, an exclusive lumbar massaging feature particularly for the driver’s seat, heated and cooled seating arrangement, telescopic steering wheel, rich leather upholstery and more for luxury and comfort.For entertainment, there is Buick’s Intellilink system that comes with a display screen, Bose Audio System, wireless phone charger and latest equipment for drivers’ assistance in the instrument panel.
2017 Buick Lacrosse – Price and Date of Arrival:
2017 Buick Lacrosse sedan is going to be a completely safe car with all modern safety amenities right in their places. There are features like Lane Departure Alert, lane Change Alert, Blind Sport Monitoring, Adaptive cruise control, automatic parking, parking alert, forward collision alert and others.
For the time being, the price for lacrosse 2017 cannot be estimated but it is certainly expected to be seen in showrooms in summer 2016.