The 2016 Buick Grand National GNX is a mid-size car produced by the American car maker Buick. The Grand National originated from the Buick Regal and the term „Grand National“ derived from NASCAR Winston Cup series.
The Buick had won Manufacturers Cup in 1981 and 1982 and the company wanted to capitalize on its success. With the new Buick Grand National GNX, the oldest american car manufacturer wants to bring back the good times. The 2016 Buick GNX is expected to come with superb performance and is ready to steal the show.
2016 Buick Grand National GNX Release Date
The new 2016 Buick Grand National GNX is scheduled for arrival at the dealerships in the second quarter of 2016.
Price for Buick Grand National GNX
The official price for this vehicle hasn’t been announced yet, but being a luxury mid-size sedan, we can expect that the 2016 Buick Grand National GNX span at range form $35,000 to $40,000 for the base model at least.
However, the premium and other better equiped models could go up to $60,000 or even higher.
Exterior of Buick Grand National GNX
The exterior of the 2016 Buick Grand National GNX is coming with exceptional design. Sleek figure, with redesigned front fascia gives the luxury sedan a menacing look.
The vehicle features elegantly shaped grille with refreshed Xenon headlights. Back of the vehicle includes nicely shaped LED taillights and dual exhaust system. The car is expected to come with the GMC’s Alpha platform which can be found in Cadillac ATS, Cadillac CTS, and the new Chevrolet Camaro as well.
The Alpha vehicle arhitecture will affect the exterior significantly. The 2016 Grand National GNX really look amazing, and the company raises the vehicle’s exterior on a whole new level.
Buick Grand National Interior
The interior will also get few changes. The cabin of the vehicle will be designed with exceptional luxury and it should be very sophisticated.
The interior will be enhanced with highest quality materials and it shows true elegance. Plenty of space for passangares and the cargo will be available and the car will be equiped with advanced technology such as 8-Inch LCD touchscreen, Premium 7-speakers audio system or optonal Bose 9-speaker sound system, Bluetooth, 4G LTE connectivity, Rearview camera, Rear Parking Sensors, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind-Spot monitors, Lane-departure warning system , and forward-collision warning systems.
Buick Grand National GNX Engine and Transmission
As far as the engine is concerned, the new 2016 Buick Grand National GNX will most likely come with several powertrain options. The first option will be the ne 3.6 liter twin-turbo V6 LF 3 enginge, capable of producing more than 400 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque.
Less powerfull 3.6 liter naturally aspirated V6 LFX delivering more than 300 horsepower is a second option, and third one is 2.0 liter turbocharged L4 LTG engine which will produce 250 horsepower at least.
The gearbox options will include 6-speed automatic as standard, and 6-speed manual and 8-speed Hydra-Matics as optional.
The 2016 Grand National GNX will be available with a new rear-wheel drive called Alpha. The fuel economy of the vehicle is improved as well and it rates at 20 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.