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Buick Brings Back 24-Hour Test Drives

By Kelsey Mays on July 23, 2015


Remember last decade when GM offered overnight test drives? It wasn't the only automaker to do it; Ford and Volkswagen reportedly did, too. Now GM has unearthed the 24-hour test drive for its Buick division, which allows you to spend… Read More

Buick Brings Back 24-Hour Test Drives

By Kelsey Mays on July 23, 2015

Remember last decade when GM offered overnight test drives? It wasn't the only automaker to do it; Ford and Volkswagen reportedly did, too. Now GM has unearthed the 24-hour test drive for its Buick division, which allows you to spend… Read More

Recall Alert: 3,000 2011-14 GM Compact Cars, Crossovers

By Matt Schmitz on June 29, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 3,000 GM compact cars and crossovers, including model-year 2011-14 Chevrolet Cruzes and 2012-14 Sonics, as well as 2013-14 Chevrolet Trax and Buick Encore crossovers, and Buick Verano sedans The Problem: Insulation on the engine block heater power… Read More

Recall Alert: 2012 Buick Verano and Chevrolet Camaro, Cruze and Sonic

By Jennifer Geiger on June 9, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 31,520 model-year 2012 Buick Verano and Chevrolet Camaro, Cruze and Sonic cars. This is an expansion of a previous recall. The Problem: A defect inside the driver's side front airbag terminal could cause the airbag not to… Read More

Recall Alert: 355 GM Sedans, Crossovers

By Matt Schmitz on March 21, 2014

Vehicles Affected: About 355 Buick Regal, LaCrosse and Verano sedans and Enclave crossovers; Chevrolet Malibu and Cruze sedans and Traverse crossovers; and GMC Acadia crossovers — all 2014 models equipped with automatic transmissions. The Problem: The transmission shift cable adjuster… Read More

Latest NHTSA Crash Tests Yield Mixed Results

By Matt Schmitz on September 17, 2013

Of a dozen 2013 and 2014 models vying for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's five-star safety club in the latest round of testing, less than half made the cut. NHTSA's crash tests examine vehicles' safety performance in frontal and… Read More

Cars.com Reviews the 2013 Buick Verano Turbo

By Jennifer Geiger on March 11, 2013

The addition of a turbocharged four-cylinder engine gives Buick's compact sedan some unexpected muscle. Overall, the new-for-2013 Verano turbo model adds some excitement to the lineup without compromising the car's refinement, Cars.com reviewer Kelsey Mays says. Watch out for the… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger on January 31, 2013

GM is recalling 8,519 model-year 2013 versions of the Chevrolet Malibu sedan due to suspension bolt problems, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The affected vehicles may have one or more suspension bolts that weren't adequately tightened. This… Read More

NHTSA Adds Six Models to Five-Star Award List

By Matt Schmitz on November 20, 2012

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released a crop of new crash-test scores for several all-new or recently redesigned vehicles. Audi's A4 sedan earned five stars across the board, including in front, side and rollover crash tests. Other vehicles earning… Read More

Recall Alert: 2012 Buick Verano and Chevrolet Cruze, Sonic

By Matt Schmitz on November 14, 2012

GM is recalling 2,949 model-year 2012 Buick Verano, Chevrolet Cruze and Chevrolet Sonic vehicles because the airbags could fail, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The recall involves the driver-side front airbag, which contains a shorting bar that… Read More

GM Halts Sale of Some 2013 Vehicles to Fix OnStar Glitch

By Jennifer Geiger on September 10, 2012

A glitch in the OnStar system has caused GM to halt the sale of several 2013 vehicles, Automotive News reports. A software problem is preventing OnStar's crash notification system from working in accidents that do not trigger airbag deployment. As… Read More