2012 Buick Verano Turbo, 2013 MY US

The Verano Turbo is a motor vehicle from Buick, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style. The Buick Verano Turbo's engine is a turbocharged petrol, 2 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This unit develops 250 bhp (253 PS/186 kW) of power at 5300 rpm, and maximum torque of 353 N·m (260 lb·ft/36 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual transmission. Claimed kerb weight is 1597 kg.

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Key facts

2012 Buick Verano Turbo, 2013 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4671 mm
How heavy?
1597 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
253 PS / 250 bhp / 186 kW @ 5300 rpm
How much torque?
353 Nm / 260 ft.lb / 36 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Buick Verano models

4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2384 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW 1551 kg
Buick Verano 2.0 Turbo -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1998 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2016 Buick Verano Turbo -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1998 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1610 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2384 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW 1551 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1998 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1610 kg
Buick Verano -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 2384 cm3 179 PS 177 bhp 132 kW 1497 kg

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2012 Buick Verano Turbo data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2685 mm 105.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1532 mm 60.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Length 4671 mm 183.9 inches
Width 1814 mm 71.4 inches
Height 1483 mm 58.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1597 kg 3521 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 59.1 litres 13 UK Gal 15.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 86 mm
3.39 × 3.39 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 253 PS (250 bhp) (186 kW)
at 5300 rpm
Specific output 125.1 bhp/litre
2.05 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 353 Nm (260 ft·lb) (36 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque 176.68 Nm/litre
2.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2220.2 kPa (322 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
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 158.72 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
116.73 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
156.54 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.57 kg/kW
14.31 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 front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.800
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension TBAx.ZLink.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 235/45 R 18
Tyres rear 235/45/R 18
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.62
Final drive ratio 3.55
general
Carfolio.com ID275264
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Buick Verano Turbo added 2012-06-12.
Last modified 2013-02-28.