Buick Envision News
Volvo's request got rejected, too.
Crossover made in China is subject to duty of 25 percent
"We're in the fashion business," executive chief engineer Rick Spina told us as he introduced the 2019 Buick Envision. "Except with a lot of technology." Spina was referring to the changing whims of new-car buyers, which have prompted Buick to give the compact Envision crossover its mid-generational update early — just 18 months into its lifecycle — and drop its prices across all trim levels.
The 2019 Buick Envision doesn't have a 'Buick' badge. The carmaker tells GM Authority that 'Buick' badges will disappear from the whole lineup from 2019.
Buick updates the 2019 Envision with the option of a nine-speed transmission, plus LED headlights, new colors and new wheels.
We drive Buick's first entry into the compact crossover market, which comes by way of China.
General Motors had record earnings during the first quarter of 2016. Transaction prices higher than the industry average in the US helped offset falling global sales.
From the Chevy booth at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, Patrick McIntyre interviews Alan Batey, EVP & President of General Motors NA. Topics include the Chevy Cruze hatchback and the Chinese-made Buick Envision.
American-made Buicks sell great in China. Will a Chinese-built Buick sell well in America?
Buick is bringing its very first Chinese-built vehicle, the Envision CUV, to the US market. It is slated to fit in between the Encore and Enclave.