The Buick LaCrosse is off to a strong start in China with sales reaching 100,000 units in less than a year after its launch in the country. The new LaCrosse has become the fastest-growing member of China”s premium upper-medium sedan segment.
“In the first six months of 2010, the LaCrosse 3.0-liter SIDI model accounted for nearly 80 percent of the segment (upper-medium sedans priced over RMB 300,000, or roughly $44,200 USD),” GM said in a statement.
The LaCrosse has received several prestigious awards in China, including 2009 China Car of the Year and 2009 Champion Car of the Year.
The 2010 Buick LaCrosse is on sale in the United States now and is offered standard with a direct injected Ecotec 2.4L 4-cylinder engine in the CX and CXL FWD models and a 3.6L direct injected V6 on the CXL and CXS models.
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