What exactly is luxury? Is it fast? How about big? Does it have exquisite design? Can it possibly be described as compact?
Whatever you think constitutes luxury, Buick hopes one attribute you start to associate with luxury is small. With fuel prices, as well as fuel economy standards, going up, automakers everywhere are looking for ways to help buyers squeeze more miles out of every dollar.
Enter the Buick Verano. Based on the same platform as the Chevrolet Cruze, this is no shoddy badge engineering job that used to be typical of General Motors. Look closely and you can see that the Verano’s hardpoints are pretty much the same as the Cruze, but the styling is completely different, inside and out.
But is it luxurious? Let’s find out.