Buick News and Reviews


For much of its existence in the North American market, Buick has been marketed as a premium automobile brand, selling luxury vehicles positioned above General Motors mainstream brands, while below the flagship luxury Cadillac division. Buick-branded vehicles are also known for reliability, ranking high in Consumer Reports' brand reliability ratings. Today, Buick is focused on sales of their SUVs and crossovers. Buick sells the Regal, Encore, Envision and Enclave to the Canadian market.

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Alexa will soon be available to control GM models

Amazon voice control will be integrated into Chev, Buick, GMC and Cadillac

Auto Technology Car Safety
Sep 25, 2019, 5:30 PM

What's the best car to carry a dog? Take a pick from these 10

List includes sub-compacts and luxury wagons, compact utilities and EVs Read More

Car Safety New Cars
Aug 27, 2019, 5:30 PM

JD Power CSI shows luxury owners most satisfied

Porsche ranked highest by satisfied owners; Buick tops mass-market brands Read More

Car Care Auto Industry
Mar 16, 2019, 6:30 PM

GALLERY: All 30 traditional hybrids on sale in Canada

Looking to save fuel but not ready to plug in? Here are all traditional hybrids available in Canada Read More

Fuel Economy New Cars
Sep 15, 2018, 10:30 PM


Buick adds sportiness to LaCrosse for 2019

LaCrosse Sport Touring is distinguished by monotone exterior treatment Read More

New Cars Luxury Cars
Jul 3, 2018, 9:30 PM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models

Auto Awards Auto Industry Car Buying
May 31, 2018, 4:25 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 2018 Buick Regal Sportback and GS

Little changes add up to a more refined, luxurious and sophisticated look

New Cars
Apr 27, 2018, 9:30 PM

Buick unveils electric concept in China

All-electric Envision bears little resemblance to current Buick models

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Apr 17, 2018, 9:30 PM


QUICK TAKE: 2018 Buick Regal Sportback has the looks

New take on the old sedan might just give Regal sales a major boost

New Cars
Dec 29, 2017, 4:30 PM

What’s a Buick Avenir?

New Avenir sub-brand boosts Buick’s premium presence

New Cars
Dec 8, 2017, 1:35 AM

Avenir: the shape of Buick luxury to come

LaCrosse midsize sedan becomes second Buick to offer Avenir premium trim

New Cars
Nov 10, 2017, 4:40 PM

FIRST DRIVE: Buick’s new 2018 Enclave is serenity on wheels

Buick calls the Enclave “attainable luxury,” which is to say it’s not overpriced

New Cars Luxury Cars
Oct 17, 2017, 6:50 AM


Behind the closed doors of the GM Heritage Center

Each of the more than 600 vehicles in the collection represents an important GM milestone

20 vehicles that show naming rhyme and reason

From people to word-blends, there is a strategy behind naming a vehicle

Auto Industry
Aug 25, 2017, 4:45 AM

20 models recalled in Canada in June

Nearly 350,000 vehicles named in recalls to address some 20 problems

Car Safety
Jul 4, 2017, 5:30 PM

FIRST LOOK: It’s ‘Wagons Ho!’ for Buick – but not in Canada

New mid-size Buick Regal hatchback has plenty to offer beyond its stunning style

New Cars Automotive Reviews
Apr 6, 2017, 1:10 PM


Buick opens up new doors for Regal

Regal family gets new 5-door models for 2018 in Sportback and TourX

New Cars
Apr 5, 2017, 5:30 PM

Buick Velite plug-in concept makes global debut in China

General Motors chose the Guangzhou Auto Show to introduce its latest Buick concept

Auto Shows Future Cars Green Cars
Nov 21, 2016, 12:30 AM

GM recalling 4.3M vehicles for airbag software glitch

Buicks, Cadillacs, Chevys and GMCs of various sizes all affected

Car Safety
Sep 9, 2016, 5:30 PM

Everything you need to know about the new Buick LaCrosse

The 2017 LaCrosse is the first major redesign of GM’s mid-luxe sedan since 2009

New Cars Car Buying
Aug 9, 2016, 8:00 AM


Buick, Hyundai, VW pace concept car awards

Buick Avista designated as Most Significant Concept Vehicle for 2016

Future Cars
Aug 1, 2016, 12:30 PM

High-performance heritage, Buick style!

Believe it or not, Buick has built performance icons through much of its history

Auto Enthusiasts Classic Cars Auto Shows
Jan 12, 2016, 10:55 AM

Buick, Infiniti, Lexus create luxury coupe interest

Signs point to resurgence in personal car segment for luxury buyers

Auto Shows New Cars Future Cars
Jan 11, 2016, 12:30 PM

Buick helps drivers catch up on their reading

Offer of two free book downloads from Audiobooks to OnStar customers


New take on Buick grille heralds new LaCrosse

New sedan takes grille, design cues from Avenir concept shown in Detroit

Auto Shows New Cars Luxury Cars
Sep 22, 2015, 11:00 PM

Buick Envisions future utility vehicle

Built in China crossover may be coming to North America

New Cars Luxury Cars
Aug 31, 2015, 7:00 PM

Buick readies a performance Encore for 2016

New trim distinguished by unique exterior and powered by new direct-injected 1.4L turbo 4-cyl

New Cars Luxury Cars
Jul 20, 2015, 2:00 AM

GM recalls Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Saturn crossovers

Liftgate problems causes manufacturer to recall 686,000 vehicles

Car Safety Car Care Auto Industry
Jul 10, 2015, 8:00 PM


ROAD TEST: 2015 Buick Lacrosse

LaCrosse's tasteful but distinctive styling stands out in a very conservative class

New Cars Luxury Cars
Apr 16, 2015, 11:10 AM

Buick launches new SUV in China

Envision fits between Encore and Enclave in Buick SUV lineup

New Cars
Aug 31, 2014, 7:45 PM

Ford, Toyota each win seven individual used car awards

Vincentric acknowledges excellence in Certified Pre-Owned Value

Used Cars
Aug 7, 2014, 12:00 AM

GM Canada recalls 50,000 vehicles

Issues range from badly fastened suspension arms to faulty warnings for burned out bulbs

Car Safety
Aug 6, 2014, 11:00 AM


Engineering to curb motion sickness

Rear-seat video screens have to be located outside "the puke zone"

Auto Technology
Apr 24, 2014, 3:00 PM

ROAD TEST: 2014 Buick Regal

Mid-size Buick sedan gets a mid-cycle makeover for the 2014 model year

New Cars
Dec 19, 2013, 11:30 PM

GM Canada offers free maintenance on 2014 models

No-charge maintenance program covers two years or 40,000 km, whichever comes first

Car Care New Cars Auto Industry
Aug 13, 2013, 2:00 PM

Eleven decades of Buick

Buick celebrates 110 years by selecting the best of the brand from each decade

Classic Cars Auto Industry
Jun 26, 2013, 8:45 PM


GM to include free maintenance – but not in Canada

Some scheduled maintenance services provided for 24 months/38,600 km in U.S.

Auto Industry Car Care
Jun 15, 2013, 2:00 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 2013 Buick Encore

Sub-compact Encore CUV is the smallest Buick in modern times

New Cars
Feb 23, 2013, 6:00 PM

GM Centre Airbag system voted 'Best New Technology'

Mazda i-ELOOP and Subaru EyeSight systems are runners-up for annual AJAC award

Car Safety Auto Technology Auto Shows
Feb 16, 2013, 12:00 PM

2012 Buick Regal GS

Sporty mid-sized Buick is aimed at elite European competitors

New Cars
Nov 12, 2012, 1:00 PM