2010 Buick LaCrosse: Rendered For Your Pleasure

Customers interested in buying something new from the Buick brand have been left high and dry since the release of the Enclave CUV in early 2007. They won't have to wait much longer. While we've seen it fairly un-covered » 10/08/08 11:00am 10/08/08 11:00am and we've already seen a , our sources tell us these renderings we've commissioned from the folks…

2010 Buick LaCrosse Spied, Possibly In Pursuit Of Lincoln MKS

The battle of big American quasi-luxury sedans is heating up as the 2010 Buick LaCrosse » 9/19/08 11:40am 9/19/08 11:40am nears production. Although this is our best set of spy photos yet, it's still rather silly as the essentially previewed what's hiding under the camo here. As you can see, Buick is taking dead aim at the for the coveted role of…

2010 Buick LaCrosse Caught With Its Camo Down

These grainy photos are the first uncamouflaged look we've gotten at the new 2010 Buick LaCrosse. The LaCrosse appears to be getting a very modern update, leaving virtually everything from the last model behind. Large, single-unit headlights are complimented by a very recognizable Buick grille. The LaCrosse interior is … » 8/08/08 2:56pm 8/08/08 2:56pm

Buick Invicta Concept Reveals New LaCrosse?

We know, Buick goes with old people like liniment, Depends and Ensure? Well, if that's the case, maybe now we'll actually have something to look forward to in our retirement years — if we plan on retiring in the People's Republic. GM decided to debut their latest concept, the Buick Invicta, at the Beijing Motor Show » 4/21/08 7:00am 4/21/08 7:00am

2009 Opel Insignia Revealed, Officially

The General's German brand saw the sign it needed to replace the aged Vectra, so they opened up their eyes — and came up with this — the new 2009 Opel Insignia. It's a new name, a new car and yes, a new badge for the brand preciously misspelled from the name of a gem and it's being revealed in July at the London Motor… » 4/18/08 8:30am 4/18/08 8:30am

Chinese Students Admire Buick Quality, Destroy LaCrosse in Scuffle

Sometimes things get out of hand at Nankai University. We're not talking drunken keggers or a herd of sheep on the quad, we're talking student led destruction of a shiny new Buick LaCrosse over a traffic incident. The broken English translation tells the tale of the big China-only Buick getting scratched by a bicycle… » 1/02/08 2:15pm 1/02/08 2:15pm

Shanghai Surprise: Buick LaCrosse to Come in Hybrid

A reporter at the Road that is never unWinding says a GM Shanghai exec confirmed the Buick Lacrosse will get a hybrid powertrain. But the hybrid-drive version of the Buick it's-a-dirty-word-in-Canada model will be for China only. As WR reports, no confirmation of a US variant is forthcoming. The report also indicates… » 4/17/07 12:44pm 4/17/07 12:44pm

New York Auto Show Preview: Buick Reintroduces "Super" Designation,…

For 2008, the brand that even the General's vice-chairman wonders whether they got to in time, is going retro. The company's reintroducing the "Super" designation from the early 1950s. "Super," not to be confused with its hetero-life-mate, "Duper" was the umm...actually we're not sure what it used to be...as near as we… » 3/27/07 12:45pm 3/27/07 12:45pm

A Very Special Buick: GM's Oldster Division Looks to Yesteryear for a…

While Mr. Wert attends some manner of press event at the Buick Home for the Aged, the Detroit News maps the crossroads at which the GM brand finds itself. How will the Buick brass navigate the "damaged" brand (said Bob Lutz) to a more prosperous future? One way is by resurrecting the "Super" tag that once denoted early… » 3/21/07 11:27am 3/21/07 11:27am