2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid

For such a long time, the luxury class in the car market has been dominated by top-notch companies. Buick is coming up in this class of vehicle makes. The Lacrosse Buick is positioned between mid-sized and large-sized models thus making it one of the Buick’s largest sedans. This upcoming model will be known as 2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid auto. The model will pose a stiff competition for models like Toyota Avalon and Lexus ES. The upcoming model will be the third edition of the Buick, and many expect that it will feature the customers expected features.

2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid front

2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid – Design and Features

The 2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid model’s cabin space will be slightly enlarged to increase the headroom and to prevent strain while sitting in the model. The car is longer and lower to give the model a sleek, unique looking shape. The lowered ride height lowers the center of gravity, and thus the model becomes more stable than the current models. There is a noticeable short gap between the front door and the front wheels to indicate that the model might be provided on a front wheel drive platform. This particular model will be slightly lighter than the predecessors meaning that both the speed and handling of this model will be enhanced. The waterfall grill is gorgeous to look at. The horizontal trim is lower while the rim has been thickened above the emblem. The model will feature sharper extremities.

The tri- shields are painted silver, blue and red. The hood is a bit sculpted while the headlights have been redesigned. The bumper new shape will allow slim but wide air intakes on the front side of 2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid model. Rear deck is a bit longer and has a clean design that replaces the previous models thick chrome. Some traces of chrome can still be noted on the tail lights. Daytime running lights are present to reduce instances of accident occurrences. The grill shutters have an auto open/closing feature. The wheels will be eighteen inches, but twenty-inch tires will be provided as an option. High-intensity headlamps will improve the visibility. The center console appears to be floating in the center and is covered with leather and wood. The A/C vents and the touch screen display are mounted on the dashboard.

Leg room for rear passengers’ seats has been increased in 2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid automobile. The new doors also open wider to allow easier entry and exit into the model. The infotainment system will display phone features that are supported. The infotainment system could be operated via knobs and touch screen inter phase even though it could be operated by voice control. Use of voice cancellation technology will ensure that the cabin is quiet. Airbags available will include the knee airbags. Lane keeping assist and forward collision warnings shall be present.

2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid interior

2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid – Power train Options

There are rumors that a full or as combined hybrid system might be incorporated in the powertrain options of the 2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid model. The backup engine will have a power output of 305 hp and torque of 268 pounds. The engine displacement will be about 3.6 liters. Another engine option will be a 2.0 liters with four cylinders. The engine will be combined with an eight-speed automatic transmission system. The direct injection system and dual overhead cams will be used in the engine setup. Front wheel drive will be provided on standard models while the all-wheel drive will be offered in premium editions. Manufacturers have been avoiding the hybrid system due to its expensive nature, but one might be installed here at an extra cost. In about 6 seconds, the model will accelerate to 60 mph and achieve a top speed of around 155 mph.

2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid rear

2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid – Price and Availability

The refreshed models prices should not change much from those of the current models. The prices will range in between $34,000 to around $44,000.the 2017 Buick Lacrosse Hybrid model will have been availed in the market starting from the fall of 2017.

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