2016 buick Verano
2016 Buick Verano was recently caught on its first test drive, and although heavily camouflaged, we managed to see a lot. Since it stepped out on the road, means that its release date is very close. compact car platform, which will not only underpin this new Verano but also form the basis of the next-generation Cruze and Volt from Chevrolet as well as the next Opel Astra. The car is likely to be aligned more closely with the next Opel Astra than the next Cruze in terms of dynamics, which helps explain why prototypes are being tested by engineers in Europe.
2016 Buick Verano Design
2016 Buick Verano will suffer exterior changes and will get a whole new look. In terms of styling, the new Verano looks very much like the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class, which is a good thing considering the baby Merc is one of the best looking cars in its segment. A rib grille receives a low-set treatment, as well as the headlights. The roofline is lower than on the current Verano and the lines more streamlined. New 2016 Buick Verano also features shorter trunklid and dual trapezoidal exhaust pipes which position is inside a rear bumper.
2016 Buick Verano Powertrain
The current 2016 Buick Verano powertrain is powered by a 180-horsepower, 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine in base trim and a 250-horsepower, 2.0-liter turbo four in Verano Turbo trim. General Motors is also looking to share the Chevrolet Cruze’s 2.0-liter turbodiesel mill with Buick. The new Verano is expected to adopt GM’s new Ecotec engine family, possibly with all units turbocharged and a diesel included.
2016 Buick Verano Competitors, Release Date and Price
We expect the new 2016 Buick Verano to break cover in late 2015 and go on sale for the 2016 model year. though perhaps initially for the Chinese market only. U.S. sales will likely commence sometime in 2016, with the model arriving a late 2016 or perhaps delayed until the 2017 model year. Key rivals will be the Acura ILX, Audi A3 and Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class.
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