Seamless Stop/Start Technology: Contributes to added fuel savings by seamlessly turning off the engine when in Auto-Stop mode and restarting when the foot lifts off the brake pedal or presses the accelerator
Upper and lower active aero shutters in the front fascia close under certain driving conditions to help maximize aerodynamics and contribute to improved fuel economy.
When braking or coasting, some of the energy normally lost is converted to electricity through the MGU and stored in the lithium-ion battery pack
Replaces the traditional alternator and acts as an electric motor to assist the engine when needed. It also acts as an electric generator providing the energy stored in the lithium-ion battery pack
The 2018 Buick Lacrosse expands its technological credentials by adding advanced tech features such as:
- Start/Stop Technology
- Regenerative Braking
- Electric Assist
- eAssist Light Electrification
The 2018 Buick Lacrosse is pure style. A sleek and smooth design that lets Lacrosse stand out amongst the rest. But there’s more to this Buick than just good looks. 2018’s model comes with an aero improvement of upper and lower active aero shutters. This helps maximize aerodynamics and improve fuel economy under certain driving conditions. Lacrosse is a true combination of brains and beauty.
Lacrosse’s cabin is a complete luxury comfort, but there’s, even more, to behold under the hood. The 2018 Buick Lacrosse combines a compact electric motor and an advanced 24-cell air-cooled o.45kWh lithium-ion battery pack with a 2.5L four-cylinder gas engine. This impressive combination leads to a refined performance.