2009 Buick LaCrosse CXL AWD US

The LaCrosse CXL AWD is a car from Buick, with all wheel drive, a front located engine and a 4 door sedan/saloon body style. The Buick LaCrosse CXL AWD's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3 litre, double overhead camshaft 6 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit has an output of 252 bhp (256 PS/188 kW) of power at 6900 rpm, and maximum torque of 292 N·m (215 lb·ft/29.8 kgm) at 5100 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 6 speed automatic transmission. It weighs a claimed 1905 kg at the kerb.

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2009 Buick LaCrosse CXL AWD US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5004 mm
How heavy?
1905 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2994 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
256 PS / 252 bhp / 188 kW @ 6900 rpm
How much torque?
292 Nm / 215 ft.lb / 29.8 kgm @ 5100 rpm

Buick LaCrosse models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW 1767 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 3564 cm3 308 PS 304 bhp 227 kW 1878 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2384 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW 1704 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FA 6A 3564 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW 1903 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2384 cm3 185 PS 182 bhp 136 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2994 cm3 259 PS 255 bhp 190 kW 1823 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 3564 cm3 284 PS 280 bhp 209 kW 1844 kg

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2009 Buick LaCrosse CXL AWD data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2837 mm 111.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1567 mm 61.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5004 mm 197 inches
Width 1857 mm 73.1 inches
Height 1504 mm 59.2 inches
Ground clearance 2010 mm 79.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1905 kg 4200 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 69.6 litres 15.3 UK Gal 18.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3 litre
2994 cc
(182.705 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 80.2 mm
3.5 × 3.16 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 256 PS (252 bhp) (188 kW)
at 6900 rpm
Specific output 84.2 bhp/litre
1.38 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 292 Nm (215 ft·lb) (29.8 kgm)
at 5100 rpm
Specific torque 97.53 Nm/litre
1.18 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11.7:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1225.6 kPa (177.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 134.12 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
98.64 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
132.28 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.14 kg/kW
16.93 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels all wheel drive  
Torque split
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.750
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P245/45 R 18
Tyres rear P245/45 R 18
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 321 mm
Rear brake diameter 315 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID200739
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 29.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2009 Buick LaCrosse CXL AWD added 2009-08-05.
Last modified 2013-02-28.