New ride of the 2014 New Buick Riviera concept is finally introduced during the international motor even of Shanghai 2013 Auto Show. The name is taken from the iconic ride that was first released n 1963, the Riviera with the two door arrangements. This new ride is now coming as coupe model that combines both sophisticated and high end technologies with great aesthetic and design.
This 2014 New Buick Riviera concept comes with new types of propulsion system, with its W-PHEV dual mode technology. With such arrangement, this ride is included within the fourth variant of the line that is developed and designed by PATAC – Pan Asia Technical Automotive Center – and Shanghai GM. The basic design was being inspired by a Chinese saying that states that the greatest item is like water.
According to the officials at the company, the ride is the new type of representation that is elegant through detailed and exact processing and work. The ride is the example of how the future strategy and method of Buick comes into view.
This ride is equipped with great safety features as well as high end technologies. There are new kind of suspension with the electromagnetic control mode, four wheel steering system, and also air spring system that is designed to improve comfort and handling during extreme situations and conditions.
Not many auto enthusiasts are very glad with the upcoming of the 2013 Buick Verano Turbo, but from several tests and drives, this ride is quite good and promising. The only catch is that it doesn’t have enough power – at least for such powerful looking ride – and it doesn’t come with manual transmission.
The 2013 Buick Verano Turbo is running on the inline Ecotect four with 2.0 liter capacity engine that produces around 250 hp of power. The company can do better with more power, but it seems that they’re quite satisfied with its current power setting. After all, this design and power arrangement is one of the best since decades ago.
The car is able to reach 60 mph within 6 second only, so it’s quite good and nice. The overall package is quite standard, actually. The car comes with leather covering for the steering wheel and seats, good audio system from Bose, dual exhaust system, sporty pedals, and rear side spoilers for better look. It also comes equipped with the infotainment system from Buick, the INtelliLink.
2013 Buick Verano Turbo Release Date and Price
The 2013 Buick Verano Turbo release date is expected to happen at the end of the year and the price tag will be announced later on too.
2012 Buick LaCrosse shares some features with Malibu from Chevrolet. However, it is aimed for higher market and competes with Volkswagen Passat in the premium market. The design itself is coming from two countries, which are U.S. and China. This sedan gives chance to buyers to choose between 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engine and 3.6 liter V6. The 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engine type is new establishment; it features e-Assist hybrid technology. This technology is a combination of the 4-cylinder engine, lithium-ion battery and 15 kilowatts electric motor. This technology results 25 mpg city and 36 mpg highway and many other benefits that only can be given by 2012 Buick LaCrosse.
For the 2012 LaCrosse, Buick also puts some other new standard features including dual-zone climate control, high-res driver information center, Bluetooth, radio with 8 inches touch screen and USB port. Driver or passengers can also utilize IntelliLink technology that allows a smartphone to pair with the USB port or Bluetooth to the touchscreen stereo sound and they can stream music with it from Stitcher SmartAudio or Pandora Music. 17 inches wheels will be the standard feature but buyers can choose 18 or 19 inches if they want. Another standard features in the exterior section are foglamps, integrated turn signal side mirrors and adaptive damping suspension.
Luxurious features are given to the interior section of this 2012 Buick LaCrosse. High quality materials and contrasting-color embroidery are given to make it more comfortable and elegant. USB connectivity and ambient LED lighting makes the accent inside feels more luxurious and high-technology. There are some optional interior features can be chosen such as navigation system, DVD player, ventilated and heated front seats, premium Harman Kardon sound system, heated steering wheel and power rear sunshade. With such complete features, it is normal if the market expects more from the 2012 Buick LaCrosse.
The new 2012 Buick Verano is the new design after the Regal. It’s hoped that the new car won’t be disappointing. The car will be equipped with high tech technologies that are hoped to deliver the best performance for Buick lovers.
According to the 2012 Buick Verano reviews, the car is expected to deliver satisfying performance with its 2.4 liter engine that is able to reach about 177 hp. It comes along with six automatic speed transmissions. It’s hoped that there’s new model that comes with Ecotec engine of 2.0 liter that comes with either automatic or manual transmissions. The Verano is shorter and lighter than the Regal, but this crossover model is expected to be able to come in hybrid model than can compete against Volt. The Verano is available with eAssist LaCrosse technology that brings the electric motor and ion-lithium battery to work together. The car is expected to be the next fuel economy car so that people won’t be burdened with fuel bill when they buy the car.
It’s predicted that 2012 Buick Verano for sale for around $22,000 or $26,000. There’s no exact official pricing yet for this new Verano. But if Buick is going to make a fuel friendly car, they should also make cost friendly car.