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Buick Needs to Embrace Its Boat Dad Image

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - A story about a Buick is not exactly one that grips the imagination. Maybe not here. But allow me to explain. Buick, founded in 1899, among the world’s oldest car companies, has a future in this here 21st century, this era of fractured attention spans, of hyperkinetic pace. It serves as the antithesis to the very concept of sport-luxury. This much I discovered after nearly a week in a Lacrosse Avenir: a car that quietly sings its competencies, trading on its subtleties for anything even remotely approaching Alcantara.

GM recalls 230,000 crossover SUVs and sedans over brake issue

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors said Tuesday that it will recall 230,000 vehicles to fix a problem with their brake systems that could affect their stopping distances. The recall covers certain examples of 2018 and 2019 model year Buick LaCrosse sedans, Cadillac XTS sedans, Chevrolet Cruze, Impala, and Malibu sedans, Chevrolet Bolt EV electric cars, and GMC.

2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir Quick Take

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Avenir treatment for Buick’s flagship sedanV6 engine produces 310 horsepower9-speed transmission standardPriced at $45,795 The roads outside Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey have near-apocalyptic imperfections.

Buick Canada Confirms Regal Avenir for 2019

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick Canada has confirmed that it will introduce a premium Avenir edition of the Regal Sportback five-door sedan for the 2019 model-year. It’s the third model for the brand to be offered in an Avenir version in Canada, after the Enclave SUV and the LaCrosse large sedan.

2019 Regal Avenir Offers Sleek, Versatile Luxury

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - With the addition of the Regal Avenir — the fourth Buick globally to get an Avenir trim in less than a year — the momentum behind Buick’s highest expression of luxury continues to grow. Since its introduction last fall, Enclave Avenir has set the pace for Avenir, selling faster than all other Enclave trims and comprising 20 percent of total Enclave sales in the United States. A similar story is unfolding for the new LaCrosse, where Avenir is selling 70 percent faster than other trim levels.

Buick LaCrosse And Enclave Avenir Models Meet Van Dam Boats

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For Bob Boniface, Buick’s exterior design director, the timeless visual cues of Van Dam boats are a shared value. “Of all the GM brands, Buick is probably the most organically designed, in a similar sense to a boat,” Boniface noted

Midsize Luxury: Buick Ready to Launch Regal Avenir

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - As you might have heard, Buick’s Avenir luxury sub-brand is off to a good start. Playing the same tune written by GMC’s Denali line, “Avenir” debuted on the second-generation Enclave crossover for 2018, then bestowed its luxurious trappings on the LaCrosse sedan.