Buick Avista concept car of the Year

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:32+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Buick, Concept Car of the Year, Hyundai, Technology, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , |

I remember seeing the Buick Avista concept car at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI, and couldn't believe what General Motors had created. A stunning coupe that hasn't graced the streets yet, and may never which is why it is called a concept. The 8-speed automatic transmission, 3.0L twin turbo V6, [...]

Liz Wetzel, Buick Cascada interior designer

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:42+00:00 January 31st, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Buick, Car designers|Tags: , , , |

Liz Wetzel, Buick Cascada interior designer, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show pre-show. The last time Buick made a convertible, the Reatta, in the United States George H.W. Bush was President. There are two models; Buick Cascada and Cascada Premium. You can see, from [...]

23 hours of fun in Florida in a Buick Cascada

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:42+00:00 January 19th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Buick, Food and Wine, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , , , , |

Miami, Florida has a vibe, a smell that comes off the ocean that puts your mind at ease. We're here for a quick 23 hours, but we are making the most of it. I throw my stuff on the crisp white bed at the Edition Hotel, jump in a Buick Encore and head [...]

Ed Welburn, chief designer talking about General Motors global design

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:43+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Buick, Car designers, Video|Tags: , , , , |

We caught up with Ed Welburn, GM Global designer, and talked to him about Buicks and design. General Motors is racking up the awards for some of the new cars it is producing. Ed talks about his favorite design. What are the traits of a Buick? How much of the LaCrosse is from [...]