Intro: The 2010 Buick LaCrosse has been completely redesigned inside and out. Refined exterior styling and a plush flowing interior have transformed the LaCrosse into a decidedly upscale premium sedan.
Features: While sharply-angled headlights and creased character-lines define the exterior styling, inside, its well-crafted cabin layout and indigo ambient interior lighting indicate a new direction for this attractive full-size offering.
Performance: The base CX and CXL models are powered by a 255 horsepower 3-liter V6 engine. Both models send power to standard front wheel drive through a 6 speed automatic transmission, while the CXL can be had with optional all wheel drive. The rang-topping CXS is powered by a 280 horsepower 3.6-liter direct injected V6 sending power to the front wheels through a 6-speed automatic.
EPA Estimates: Here are the highest and lowest EPA estimates for fuel economy:
Pricing/Warranty: Base MSRP for the 2010 Buick LaCrosse is $27,085. A CXS model starts at $33,015. The LaCrosse is backed by a 5-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Summary: With a complete redesign, featuring sporty exterior styling and a new level of interior refinement, the 2010 LaCrosse has reestablished Buick as a solid player among premium sedans.