For a ride that prides itself in safety, a stylish exterior and a very quiet driving experience, the 2011 Buick Lucerne Sedan will strike you as a car causing ripples in its category in the market. This 4-door front wheel drive car has a V- 6 and an option of a V-8 Flex fuel 3.9 liter, 227 horsepower engine for the Super trim. It offers a large cabin space fitting five adults comfortably. The interior details in this make have been significantly elevated, most notably is the heated wooden finished steering wheel, blending well with the leather upholstery put together in unique French stitching.
With 227 horsepowerV-6 engine the 2011 Buick Lucerne Sedan runs on gasoline alone or environmentally conscious and more renewable 85% ethanol blend. High-end technology is another hallmark of this model thanks to Bluetooth connectivity functionality, blind zone parking assist systems, OnStar Turn-by-Turn navigation, a touch screen activated DVD navigation system and a powerful surround music system. A four speed automatic transmission is standard across the four trims and cruises from 0-100mph in just about 8 seconds. Handling the vehicle is greatly enhanced by a power rack and pinion steering, Fitted with an Adaptive Magnetic Ride Control shock absorbers which come to life when cornering by tightening the vehicle and giving a net feel of control on roads that are heavily curved. Two wheel drives in its category don't have its mechanical advantage in an electronic enhanced 4 speed transmission, a battery rundown protection, 4- wheel disc, antilock brakes with dynamic rear proportioning, electronic automatic level control and a full range 237 lb-ft of torque.
Safety is impressively scaled up in the 2011 Buick Lucerne Sedan, manifested in StabiliTrak- which is a stability control system with brake assist, full range brake modulated traction control with powertrain. Staying on safety, it has an Automatic Crash response system, Stolen Vehicle assistant, OnStar Turn-by-Turn navi system, 3point safety belts plus a lap belt on the center position, door locks for rear child protection, a LATCH system and tire pressure monitoring system. Gas emissions on this model have been kept on the minimum with standard safety features across the board including power outside heated adjustable mirrors, fog lamps with front halogen with projector beam, switchable daytime running lamps, remote keyless entry, 6 airbags, Xm satellite radio and the new Lane departure Warning system that reads road marks and gives warning when you leave your lane. The blind spot warning aides your view in the event of overtaking and changing lanes.