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GM Brings Active-Hood Technology to China with 2018 Buick Regal

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In an effort to help cut down on the number of pedestrians killed every year in China, General Motors has introduced its Active-Hood Pedestrian Safety System to the country through the all-new 2018 Buick Regal.

The 2018 Buick Regal GS Is a Shot in the Arm for the Slumping Sedan Segment

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - You might call it a heroic task, an essential duty handed down from generation to generation. Or, if you're being uncharitable, it's more like a mission impossible for these changing times. Either way, it's hard to deny that the folks at Buick have been given something of a monumental challenge in reinvigorating the once-staid brand and getting people excited about a sedan as buyers continue to reject the form out of hand. You'd need a highly specialized tool to walk that razor-thin line—enter the 2018 Buick Regal GS, a 310-horsepower, naturally-aspirated liftback with a lot to prove.

Buick introduces Active-Hood system for all-new Regal to protect pedestrians (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Using a set of sensors hidden behind the Regal’s grille, the system detects pedestrians walking in front of the car. If the Regal makes contact with the person while traveling between 16 and 30 mph, a pair of actuators positioned a few inches ahead of the windshield lifts the back of the hood up about four inches to help mitigate the impact.

2018 Buick Regal GS: Need a V-6? Look no further!

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Redesigned for the 2018 model year, the Buick Regal is heavily based on the European-made Opel Insignia and shares most of its features with the German sedan. Featuring a transverse front engine and front-wheel drive as standard (AWD optional), the new Regal has already spawned Sportback and station wagon versions, just like its European sibling. Come 2017 and the Opel Insignia GSi, the brands higher performance version is coming to the U.S. as the Regal GS, a nameplate that Buick has been using since the 1990s.