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Here's how the 2011 Buick Lucerne and the 2011 Buick LaCrosse measure up.
4dr Sdn CX
$29,730
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn CX
$27,130
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
6 5 -
Engine

227.0-hp, 3.9-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

182.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

280.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
21 23 -
Size
203.2" length, 58.0" height 196.9" length, 59.2" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Cocoa / Cashmere

Titanium

Cocoa / Light Cashmere

Dark Titanium / Light Titanium

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Transmissions

Transmissions

A/T

4-Speed A/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Large Car Mid-Size -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7.0 in 17 x -TBD- in -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in 17 x -TBD- in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7.0 in 17 x -TBD- in -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
800 512 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A N/A -

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
227 @ 5700 182 @ 6700 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
237 @ 3200 172 @ 4900 -
Displacement
3.9L/237 2.4L/147 -
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V6 Gas L4 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 MPG 23 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
486.00 mi 552.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
27 MPG 30 MPG -
Cruising Range - City
306.00 mi 349.60 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
17 MPG 19 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs N/A -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link 4-Link -

Brakes

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.5 x 0.5 in 12.4 x 0.9 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.9 x 1.2 in 12.6 x 1.2 in -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.0 gal 18.4 gal -

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 2.8 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
42.2 ft 38.8 ft -
Steering Type
Pwr rack & pinion Pwr -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.1 15.2 -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact -
Front Tire Size
P235/55R17 P245/50R17 -
Rear Tire Size
P235/55R17 P245/50R17 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs 1000 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs 100 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs 150 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs 1000 lbs -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3735 lbs 3829 lbs -

Dimensions

Trunk Volume
17.0 ft³ 13.3 ft³ -
Second Hip Room
57.0 in 53.9 in -
Wheelbase
115.6 in 111.7 in -
Length, Overall
203.2 in 196.9 in -
Second Shoulder Room
57.0 in 56.0 in -
Front Leg Room
42.5 in 41.7 in -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -
Front Head Room
39.5 in 38.0 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.8 in 73.1 in -
Second Leg Room
41.4 in 40.5 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Front Hip Room
56.1 in 55.2 in -
Track Width, Rear
62.5 in 62.0 in -
Front Shoulder Room
58.0 in 57.4 in -
Track Width, Front
63.0 in 61.7 in -
Passenger Volume
108.0 ft³ 101.7 ft³ -
Second Head Room
37.7 in 37.3 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Height, Overall
58.0 in 59.2 in -

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