New spy shots of the facelifted Buick Lacrosse testing in China. The facelift includes new head lights with LED daytime running lights, a new grille, a new bumper at the front, some smaller changes at the back and a new center console inside. The facelifted Buick Lacrosse will debut at the Guangzhou Auto Show in November and it will hit the China auto market in early 2013.
The current Buick Lacrosse is made in China by the Shanghai-GM joint venture, prices ranges from 265.900 yuan to 285.900 yuan. The Lacrosse is available with three engines; 2.4, 2.0 turbo and 3.0 V6. The 2.4 will likely get a small power upgrade, the other engines continue unchanged. The Buick Lacrosse forms also the base for the Roewe 950 sedan that debuted at the Beijing Auto Show in April.
New center console. Biggest change is the position of the gear-lever which moved down to a new place between the seats, currently it sits higher up. Two new cup-holders on the right of the gear-lever. Control panels on center console have been redesigned, compare: