Quebec City, March 19, 2013— Université Laval receives $500,000 from General Motors of Canada (GM) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada for the development of advanced manufacturing robots.
Oshawa, Ontario (Thursday, September 6, 2012) – Ambient interior lighting, which uses discreet LED light guides to accent interior design cues and set a mood in a vehicle’s cabin, is increasingly popular. Buick has been a trend-setter in this space since the LaCrosse luxury sedan introduced the technology to its segment in 2009.
Oshawa, Ontario (Wednesday, August 29, 2012) – The 2013 Buick Regal luxury sport sedan arrives at dealerships this fall with a standard advanced eAssist powertrain rated at 5.4 L/100km highway.
Oshawa, Ontario (Wednesday, August 1, 2012) – Buick will make its IntelliLink in-car connectivity available on every 2013 model year vehicle, including the redesigned Enclave luxury crossover SUV and the all-new Encore luxury crossover. And the brand will help owners get acquainted with the advanced technology with real-time over-the-air help.
Oshawa, Ontario (May 14, 2012) - The Canadian built 2012 Buick Regal GS sport sedan, along with two Buick engineers, will compete in the Nevada Open Road Challenge on May 21 seeking to repeat a class victory in the event.
Oshawa, Ontario (May 4, 2012) – In the design world, improving a successful product can be a bigger challenge than starting with a clean sheet.
New York – Buick introduced the new 2013 Enclave, an evolution of the industry’s best-selling three-row luxury crossover. It offers new styling, new safety technologies, in-vehicle connectivity and a more refined driving experience.
Oshawa, Ontario (January 10, 2012) – Buick today introduced the all-new 2013 Encore – a luxury small crossover that delivers Buick’s signature style, interior acoustic refinement and collection of luxury amenities in a maneuverable, versatile and efficient package.
OSHAWA– Buick today confirmed the introduction of the 2013 Encore, an all-new, versatile five-passenger crossover set to debut at the 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
Oshawa, Ontario (November 29, 2011) – Just because Buick engineers designed the all-new 2012 Verano luxury sedan to have one of the quietest cabins in its segment doesn’t mean it needs to stay that way. The audio specialists at Bose Corp. saw to that by designing a premium sound system that takes advantage of Verano’s quiet-tuned interior.
OSHAWA – The all-new 2012 Buick Regal GS, now arriving in dealerships, is the sportiest expression of Buick’s hot-selling midsize luxury sport sedan to date. Its high-output Ecotec 2.0L turbo engine cranks 270 hp and 295 lb.-ft. of torque, giving it the highest specific output of any production engine GM has offered.
Oshawa, Ontario (Friday, October 28, 2011) – When engineers set out to give the all-new 2012 Buick Verano the agile driving dynamics and smooth quiet ride that drivers expect of the luxury brand, they put a new twist on a technology that pre-dates the automotive industry by more than century.
Oshawa, Ontario (Monday, September 26, 2011) – The all-new 2012 Buick Verano luxury sedan, which goes on sale later this year, is expected to deliver one of the quietest driving experiences in the industry – better than key competitors Lexus IS 250 and Acura TSX.
Oshawa, ON –The 2012 Buick LaCrosse with eAssist™, which is expected to deliver up to 21-percent improvement in fuel efficiency over the current 4-cylinder model, will have an MSRP starting at $35,415.
Oshawa, ON – The 2012 Buick LaCrosse, arriving in dealerships later this summer, will be available with a new, more powerful and fuel-efficient version of its direct-injected 3.6L V-6 engine. The 3.6L V-6 engine is standard with an optional 2.4L 4-cylinder with eAssist.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – General Motors Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson addressed the National Press Club on Monday on the state of the company from which he will retire in January. His prepared remarks are below. As always, the speaker’s words are definitive.