Buick Verano - 2013

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Overview

Model:

2013 Buick Verano

Body style / driveline:

four-door, 5-passenger front engine transaxle; front-wheel-drive compact car

Construction:

steel body-frame integral with front and rear crumple zones; galvanized steel front fenders, hood, roof, door panels, one-piece bodyside outer panel, thermal plastic olefin (TPO) bumper fascias

EPA vehicle class:

compact car

Manufacturing location:

Orion Township, Mich.

Key competitors:

Lexus IS 250, Audi A3, Acura ILX

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Engines

 

Ecotec 2.4L DOHC I-4

Ecotec 2.0L DOHC I-4 Turbo

Application:

std on Base, Convenience, Leather

std on 1ST equipment group (late 2012 availability)

Displacement (cu. in. / cc):

145 / 2384

122 / 1998

Bore and stroke (in. / mm):

3.46 x 3.86 / 88 x 98

3.39 x 3.39 / 86 x 86

Block material:

cast aluminum

cast aluminum

Cylinder head material:

cast aluminum

cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder, continuous variable valve timing for intake and exhaust

overhead camshafts, four-valves per cylinder, continuously variable valve timing for intake and exhaust

Ignition system:

individual coil-on-plug

individual coil-on-plug

Fuel delivery:

direct injection and electronic throttle control

direct injection and electronic throttle control

Compression ratio:

11.2:1

9.2:1

Horsepower
(hp / kW @ rpm):

180 / 134 @ 6700 rpm *

250 / 187 @ 5300*

 

Torque (lb.-ft. / Nm @ rpm):

171 / 232 @ 4900 rpm *

260 / 353 @ 2000*

 

Recommended fuel:

regular unleaded or E85

premium recommended, but not required

Emissions controls:

close-coupled, catalytic converter; continuously variable valve timing; positive crankcase ventilation evaporative system

close-coupled catalytic converter; continuously variable valve timing; 58x ignition system; returnless fuel rail

EPA -estimated fuel economy (city / hwy):

21 / 32

man: 20 / 31
auto: 21 / 30

Estimated 0-60 time (sec.):

8.6

6.2

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Transmissions

 

Hydra-Matic 6T45 6-speed automatic

f-40 6-speed manual

Hydra-Matic 6T50 6-speed automatic

Type:

six-speed transverse, electronically controlled, automatic overdrive transmission

Six-speed front-wheel drive manual transmission

six-speed transverse, electronically controlled, automatic overdrive

Application:

2.4L (std)

2.0L Turbo (opt)

2.0L Turbo (std)

Gear ratios (:1)

 

 

 

First:

4.58

4.17

4.58

Second:

2.96

2.13

2.96

Third:

1.91

1.32

1.91

Fourth:

1.45

0.95

1.45

Fifth:

1.00

0.75

1.00

Sixth:

0.75

0.62

0.75

Reverse:

2.84

3.75

2.94

Final drive:

3.23

3.55

3.23

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Chassis/Suspension

Front:

independent, MacPherson strut-type with side-loaded strut modules, specifically tuned coil springs, direct-acting stabilizer bar (hollow); hydraulic ride bushings

Rear:

specifically adapted compound crank (torsion beam) with double-walled, U-shaped profile at the rear, Z-link (tunable control arm)

Traction control:

all-speed using engine torque reduction and brake intervention

Steering type:

rack-mounted electric power steering

Steering wheel turns, lock-to-lock:

2.8

Turning circle, curb-to-curb (feet / meters):

36 / 11

Steering ratio:

15.5:1

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Brakes

Type:

four-wheel anti-lock disc, 16-in. front and rear with brake assist

Total swept area
(cu cc; pad area):

TBD

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Wheels/Tires

Wheel size and type:

18-inch forged alloy, multi-spoke, machined face (std)
18-inch forged alloy, split-spoke, Manoogian Silver finish (opt)

Tires:

P235/45R18 ALS

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Dimensions

Exterior

Wheelbase (in. / mm):

105.7 / 2685

Overall length (in. / mm):

183.9 / 4671

Overall width (in. / mm):

71.4 / 1814

Overall height (in. / mm):

58.1 / 1475

Track width front (in. / mm):

60.3 / 1532

Track width rear (in. / mm):

60.7 / 1542

Curb weight (lb / kg):

3300 / 1497

 

Interior

Seating capacity (front / rear):

2 / 3

Headroom (in. / mm):

38.3 / 973 (front without sunroof)
37.2 / 945 (front with sunroof)
37.8 / 960 (rear without sunroof)
37.8 / 960 (rear with sunroof)

Legroom (in. / mm):

42 / 1067 (front)
34.7 / 881 (rear)

Shoulder room (in. / mm):

55.1 / 1400 (front)
52.9 / 1344 (rear)

Hip room (in. / mm):

53.7 / 1364 (front)
51.9 / 1318 (rear)

Passenger volume (cu. ft. / L) :

95 / 2690

Cargo volume (cu. ft. / L):

14.3 / 405 (without Bose premium audio)
14.0 / 396.5 (with Bose premium audio)

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Capacities

Trailer towing maximum (lb. / kg):

1000 / 454

Fuel tank (gal. / L):

15.6 / 59

Oil capacity (qt. / L):

5 / 4.7

Cooling system (qt. / L):

7.5 / 7.1

*SAE certified.
Note: Information shown is current at time of publication.

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