2009 Buick LaCrosse

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$25,640

starting MSRP

Key specs

Base trim shown

Sedan

Body style

21

Combined MPG

6

Seating capacity

198.1” x 57.4”

Dimensions

Front-wheel drive

Drivetrain

Overview

The good:

  • Powerful optional V-8
  • Reliability

The bad:

  • Forgettable styling, even with new grille
  • Interior looks dated
  • Marginal overall score in IIHS side-impact crash test

3 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

Wondering which trim is right for you?

Our 2009 Buick LaCrosse trim comparison will help you decide.

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Notable features

  • Super trim level
  • V-6 or V-8
  • Four-speed automatic
  • Five- or six-person cabin
  • Bluetooth wireless phone communication

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.7
  • Interior 4.5
  • Performance 4.4
  • Value 4.7
  • Exterior 4.5
  • Reliability 4.7
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Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

Most reliable car i've owned

The car has a nice interior and exterior, better than my current car, i have been looking for a new car and this is one of the better ones.

4.0

Best Buick Owned to Date

This car is very reliable. Over the years I have owned several Buicks. This model is very comfortable and great for long trips. I just purchased my next Buick!

5.0

Newest car I've owned

I love my car. Seat and mirror warmers, auto start, leather seats, clean and sleek. Handles like a dream. Easy on gas. I would buy another.

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Safety

Based on the 2009 Buick LaCrosse base trim.
Frontal driver
5
Frontal passenger
5
Nhtsa rollover rating
4
Side driver
3
Side rear passenger
4

Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Buick
New car program benefits
Bumper-to-bumper
48 months/50,000 miles
Corrosion
72 months/100,000 miles
Powertrain
60 months/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance
60 months/100,000 miles
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
5 model years or newer/up to 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
12 months/12,000 miles bumper-to-bumper original warranty, then may continue to 6 years/100,000 miles limited (depending on variables)
Powertrain
6 years/100,000 miles
Dealer certification required
172-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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