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Buick teases Enclave for New York, promises Avenir sub-brand debut

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After a quiet start to the auto show season, things are heating up for Buick, and quick. The automaker issued its first proper teaser for the New York Auto Show, which takes place in April. It gives us our first look at the new Enclave, a three-row crossover that rests atop Buick's large-vehicle lineup.

Buick Launches New Avenir Luxury Line For The Chinese Car Market

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In a bid to court luxury car buyers in China, Buick will introduce a new luxury line of vehicles under the Avenir name. The first car to carry the new name is the Buick GL8 Avenir.

Test Drive Review: 2017 Buick LaCrosse

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Whenever a manufacturer redoes one of its cars, it hopes to make it more likeable. That’s the result Buick has achieved for the 2017 LaCrosse. Things to like about this latest LaCrosse include a new 3.6-liter V6 with more power and better economy, plus an 8-speed automatic in place of the former 6-speed. There’s a stronger yet lighter structure for the new body, which is styled with touches first seen on the brand’s well-regarded 2015 Avenir and 2016 Avista concept cars. An impressively quiet cabin offers more passenger room, and those passengers can take advantage of an increased count of co

2017 Buick LaCrosse Chosen as “Best New Large Premium Car” by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2017 Buick LaCrosse has been recognized by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) as the “Best New Large Premium Car.” The 2017 LaCrosse is influenced by the dramatic cues of the award-winning Avenir concept and features a new grille design with a large opening distinguished by the return of a three-colour Buick tri-shield insignia, accented by wing-shaped elements set against darkened waterfall grille bars.

Buick Envision 2.0T AWD Tested: Innocuous Luxury From China

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Despite producing recent flashy auto-show darlings such as the Avista and Avenir concepts, Buick and its offerings have never been a substitute for Red Bull around C/D headquarters. It’s a sentiment that extends to the brand’s new Envision compact luxury crossover, which for 2017 begins its first full year on sale.