Tag: Buick

RIP, Buick/Opel/Vauxhall/Holden Cascada

<img data-attachment-id="1591830" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen.jpeg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2018 Buick Cascada Carrageen" data-image-description=" Image: Geneal Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-450×300.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-610×407.jpeg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1591830 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-610×407.jpeg” alt=”2018 Buick Cascada Carrageen – Image: General Motors” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-610×407.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-75×50.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-450×300.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-768×512.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen-120×80.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Buick-Cascada-Carrageen.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Arguably the most interesting — or at […]

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Hold On To Ya Butts: Newer GM Cars Getting Alexa Available With Samuel L. Jackson’s Voice

Millions of vehicles from the Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC brands will offer Amazon Alexa AI assistant starting in the first half of 2020. Thanks to the available embedded 4G LTE connectivity and GM’s updatable embedded app framework in the vehicle, GM will make Alexa available on model year 2018 and newer cars, trucks, and […]

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Cylinder Diet: 2020 Buick Encore GX Brings a Brace of Triples

Like its Chevrolet division mate, Buick plans to spend the 2020 model year filling white space in its lineup, hauling the tweener Encore GX from overseas to plug the gap between the existing subcompact Encore and the larger Envision. Beneath its hood, however, the Encore GX is anything but larger — at least when displacement […]

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Buick’s “Mistaken Identity” Commercial Seems to Mock the Brand’s Own Terribly Unpopular Cars

<img data-attachment-id="1682544" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot.png" data-orig-size="2856,1538" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Buick Regal Mistaken Identity commercial screenshot" data-image-description=" Image: Buick YouTube ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-450×242.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-610×328.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1682544 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-610×328.png” alt=”Buick Regal Mistaken Identity commercial screenshot – Image: Buick/Youtube” width=”610″ height=”328″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-610×328.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-75×40.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-450×242.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-768×414.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Buick-Regal-Mistaken-Identity-commercial-screenshot-120×65.png 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Encore, not Regal. Regal TourX if […]

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2019 Buick Envision Review – Is That a Buick?

<img data-attachment-id="1678682" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Buick-Envision-front-quarter-e1561430656634.jpg" data-orig-size="2519,1679" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"7.1","credit":"Chris Tonn","camera":"NIKON D7100","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1554616849","copyright":"\u00a9 Chris Tonn christonn.com","focal_length":"78","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.0125","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Buick Envision front quarter" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Chris Tonn ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Buick-Envision-front-quarter-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Buick-Envision-front-quarter-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1678682 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Buick-Envision-front-quarter-610×407.jpg” alt=”2019 Buick Envision front quarter” width=”610″ height=”407″> 2019 Buick Envision AWD Premium II 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four, DOHC (252 hp @ 5,500 rpm, 295 lb-ft […]

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Buy/Drive/Burn: Ace of Base A-Bodies From 1979

<img data-attachment-id="1676796" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036.jpg" data-orig-size="2100,1500" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="1979 Buick Century Turbo Coupe" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-450×321.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-610×436.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1676796 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-610×436.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”436″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-610×436.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-75×54.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-450×321.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-768×549.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/C2801-0036-120×86.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>After our most recent Rare Rides post, your author perused The Big List of BDB Ideas and discovered […]

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U.S. to GM: Sorry, Pay Your Buick Envision Tax

Pity the poor Buick Envision. As one of the few Chinese-built vehicles sold in America, it earned an unpatriotic stigma upon its arrival. There’s no word on how many UAW workers own one. Meanwhile, the compact crossover launched partway through the 2016 model year with only high-end trims in tow, saddling it with a steep […]

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2020 Buick Encore GX: Buick’s Baby Gets a Brother

Contrary to previous reports, the Buick Encore will not be replaced by a slightly larger, China-sourced crossover. Instead, Buick plans to supplement the subcompact Encore’s healthy sales by slotting a new model alongside it: the Encore GX. Appearing early next year for the 2020 model year, the Buick Encore GX fills the space between the […]

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More Power? Buick Encore Buyers Don’t Want It

<img data-attachment-id="1309114" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2.jpeg" data-orig-size="1280,1056" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2017 Buick Encore front" data-image-description=" 2017 Buick Encore front ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-424×350.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-610×503.jpeg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1309114 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-610×503.jpeg” alt=”2017 Buick Encore front” width=”610″ height=”503″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-610×503.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-75×62.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-424×350.jpeg 424w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2-120×99.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/cq5dam.web_.1280.1280-2.jpeg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Buick’s smallest model might not be what most TTAC readers want to […]

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