For US market, the presence of convertible would not be too many because this car is typically expensive. For Buick, it is not a big deal. They would like to change the new 2017 Buick Cascada that was revealed this year at Detroit Motor Show in January. The car will be much more different in their class because its virtual design is a bit similar to Opel counterpart and there will be no common grille to offer by Buick. 2017 Cascada has new design to make it more unique than before.
2017 Buick Cascada Exterior
For its exterior, the elements are borrowed from Astra and Verano. The front part of the car is a bit like the European model the grille and the back is inspired by Verano with the same layout as well as the exhaust system. It seems that the standard alloy wheels will be in size of 18 inches while the top end will get the 19 inches in 2017 Buick Cascada.
2017 Buick Cascada Interior
2017 Buick Cascada is designed with the same dashboard as Astra Coupe that means it is a bit different from the Verano. The company would like to sell this car with the total makeover. The engine will make a sense and the front end too. The seats will be a bit like in Verano with the integrated ventilation system and softer cushions. The standard feature will be electric soft-top and satellite navigation unit while the optional is the auto climate control system dual zone.
2017 Buick Cascada Engine
2017 Buick Cascada will get two engine options and the next could be with hybrid. The basic version will get the turbocharged inline-four 1.6 liter to produce the amount of output for at least 200 horsepower and 206 lb-ft of torque. It is used by GM for American market as the more powerful engine compared to the old 2.4 liter with better fuel consumption and more torque. The optional is I-4 engine with 2.0 liter turbocharged for 250 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of twist that is about 10 precent of worse fuel consumption. Both are paired with six-speed auto and front-wheel drive.
2017 Buick Cascada Release Date and Price
Although the car is a bit connected to Verano, it seems that there will be no shared parts. It is coming out with the new engine and 2017 Buick Cascada has the different running gear. The cabin design will be slightly different from its previous model. The release date for this car could be at the end of 2015 or at the early of 2016 with the starting price likely around $30,000. It is the cheapest car for four-seat convertible in the market. With the new running gear, the suspension system is featured with the active shock absorbers so that it is much stiffer for much better driving experience than before.