Buick Cascada, 2016 MY US

The Cascada is a front wheel drive convertible/cabriolet road car with a front placed engine, sold by Buick. Its 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft turbocharged powerplant has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 1.6 litres. For this model it develops power and torque figures of 200 bhp (203 PS/149 kW) at 5500 rpm and 300 Nm (221 lbft/30.6 kgm) at 2200-4000 rpm respectively. This power is delivered to the wheels through a 6 speed automatic transmission. Claimed kerb weight is 1805 kg.

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Key facts

Buick Cascada, 2016 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4696 mm
How heavy?
1805 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
203 PS / 200 bhp / 149 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
300 Nm / 221 ft.lb / 30.6 kgm @ 2200-4000 rpm
How economical?
20/27 US MPG EPA city/highway

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 1984 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1591 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 1984 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1591 kg
2016 Buick Cascada data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2695 mm 106.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Length 4696 mm 184.9 inches
Width 1839 mm 72.4 inches
Height 1443 mm 56.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1805 kg 3979 lb
Weight distribution 57 % front
fuel tank capacity 54 litres 11.9 UK Gal 14.3 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code LWC
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79 × 81.5 mm
3.11 × 3.21 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
203 PS (200 bhp) (149 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
125.2 bhp/litre
2.05 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
300 Nm (221 ft·lb) (30.6 kgm)
at 2200-4000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
187.73 Nm/litre
2.27 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2359.1 kPa (342.2 psi)
Maximum RPM 6500 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 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 112.34 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
82.63 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
110.8 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.1 kg/kW
20.22 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 20/27 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km11.8/8.7 l/100km city/highway
km/litre8.5/11.5 km/l city/highway
UK MPG24.0/32.4 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG20.0/27.0 US MPG city/highway
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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 245/40 ZR 20
Tyres rear 245/40 ZR 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 320 mm
Rear brake diameter 292 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 3.53
general
Carfolio.com ID484187
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2016 Buick Cascada added 2016-04-27.
Last modified 2017-01-02.