In TRANSLOGIC 53 we continue digging around the New York Auto Show looking for the latest in cool transportation tech. We know what you're thinking, how does that include a Buick, right? Well, the 2012 Buick LaCrosse with eAssist is packed full of unexpected technology.
The eAssist system is similar to the mild-hybrid system used in the now defunct Saturn Aura Green Line and Chevy Malibu Hybrid, but with more power and greater fuel efficiency. Here's how it works: