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Passenger Cars

2012 Buick LaCrosse Pricing Announced

The 2012 Buick LaCrosse with eAssist, which is expected to deliver 25 percent better highway fuel economy than the current model, will be priced starting at $29,960 before an $860 destination charge.

“LaCrosse with eAssist is the smart choice for those who want great fuel economy without sacrificing the driving dynamics and passenger comfort that have made Buick the fastest-growing major automotive brand in the United States,” said Tony DiSalle, U.S. vice president of Buick Marketing. read more »

Passenger Cars

Audi Debuts New A6 Avant

Audi is launching the next generation of the A6 Avant, the most successful business-class station wagon in Europe. The new model presents the brand’s full array of progressive technological expertise. Its lightweight body, large portions of which are made of aluminum, sets new standards, as does the wide selection of assistance and multimedia systems. The keyword for the latter is Audi connect. The new Audi A6 Avant is available with a choice of six engines: two gasoline engines and four diesel units.

Fuel consumption has been reduced by as much as 18 percent compared with the previous model. Topping the engine lineup is the new 3.0 TDI with twin-turbo technology and 230 kW (313 hp). Audi also offers numerous high-end options for the drivetrain and the chassis. The luggage compartment has a capacity of up to 1,680 liters (59.33 cu ft) and offers a number of elegant features, including a power rear hatch that opens in response to a sensor signal. read more »

Passenger Cars

What are the important features of a car insurance policy?

Car insurance policies vary greatly, depending on the different insurance retailers and the type of policy in question. It’s very important to read the terms and conditions associated with each policy before you make a final buying decision. Find out exactly what the policy will cover you for, and what the premium will cost you. By doing this, you can avoid potential financial nightmares! Also take some time out to directly compare a few different car insurance policies. read more »