The Buick Lacrosse has become one of the top luxury flagships, and over the years we have seen a radical change with the concept making it much more appealing. The Lacrosse was once known for the older population, but after a complete redesign it’s appealing to a wide range of consumers. With huge expectations already in-store for the 2018 Buick Lacrosse, it’s hard to not appreciate what’s certain to be one of the year’s best luxury sedans.
The 2018 Lacrosse is said to bring back the same high quality style, premium safety, and high quality luxury standards that we’ve seen in previous models. Buick has made a radical concept change as the days are long-gone with the Lacrosse having an emphasis on class, without style.
The following preview is an in-depth look at the 2018 Buick Lacrosse specs, features, price, and release date for all models including the 1SV, Base, Leather, Premium, and Sport Touring.
2018 Buick Lacrosse Specs and Features – 1SV, Base, Leather, Premium, and Sport Touring
The 2018 Buick Lacrosse specs and features will vary depending on the model chosen as the economic 1SV will be the most affordable model while the Premium will feature all the bells and whistles. All models will feature some of the top standard features including premium leather, an intuitive touchscreen display entertainment system, and numerous electronic safety features.
Some of the biggest rumors coincides with fixing some of the biggest disappointments with the current model including poor 360 degree visibility, large trunk space, and a refined instrument panel. We’re hearing the trunk cargo space will be deeper and will fully extend to the cabin compartment. The instrument panel is said to feature better ambient lighting that will minimize the glare seen at night.
All of the top industry safety features will either be standard or optional including lane change sensors, parking assist, Head Up Display, wide angle rearview camera, automatic braking, forward collision sensors, and much more. Technology won’t be an issue across all 2018 Lacrosse models including a central infotainment system on a high definition touchscreen display.
The 2018 Lacrosse engine specs being rumored are pretty consistent which includes a 305-hp 3.6 liter and a 182-hp 2.4 liter engine along coming standard with a 6 speed automatic and selected auto-manual transmission. Gas mileage will be modest coming in around 19MPG/city and 29MPG/highway.
2018 Buick Lacrosse Price and Release Date – 1SV, Base, Leather, Premium, and Sport Touring
For a full-sized sedan that’s offering all the top luxury options, the price of the new Lacrosse will remain competitive. Below, we have all the details on the launch price for each upcoming model we’re likely to see:
|2018 Buick Lacrosse 1SV Price||Starting at $31,500|
|2018 Buick Lacrosse Base Price||Starting at $34,300|
|2018 Buick Lacrosse Leather Price||Starting at $36,500|
|2018 Buick Lacrosse Premium Price||Starting at $38,800|
|2018 Buick Lacrosse Sport Touring Price||Starting at $34,600|
With a 2018 Buick Lacrosse release date slated for the 2nd ½ of 2017 we should see the first shipments at a local Buick dealership sometime in August or September. We’ll continue to update you with all the latest rumors and confirmations on the 2018 Lacrosse specs, features, price, and release date as fast as it comes in.