Spy Shots: facelifted Buick Lacrosse losing some camo in China
Published on November 2, 2012 by W.E. Ning
New spy shots from the facelifted Buick Lacrosse in China, it will debut on the Guangzhou Auto Show in November and will hit the Chinese car market in early 2013. The facelift includes new head lights with LED daytime running lights, a new grille, a new bumpers, LED-lights at the back and a new center console inside.
First good look at the new head lights and bumper. More chrome in the lower part of the bumper, which is what Chinese car buyers want. Chrome is good, more chrome is always better… Compare:
The current Buick Lacrosse is made in China by the Shanghai-GM joint venture, prices ranges from 265.900 yuan to 285.900 yuan. The Lacrosse is available with three engines; 2.4, 2.0 turbo and 3.0 V6. The 2.4 will likely get a small power upgrade, the other engines continue unchanged. The Buick Lacrosse forms also the base for the Roewe 950 sedan that debuted on the Beijing Auto Show in April.
New rear lights get a simpler design.