2016 Buick Grand National and GNX
After more than twenty years, Buick is finally going to launch new Grand National and GNX models. These two models were very attractive during 80’s, but today is very hard to find these models, especially when is about GNX. There are only 547 GNX models made and it because of that, its price is very high and it goes over 100.000 dollars very often. According to some information we have, new version of Grand National and GNX will finally come, probably as 2016 year models.
2016 Buick Grand National and GNX redesign
After many years we are finally going to see new variants of these legendary models. According to some speculations, 2016 Grand National will come in two sedan versions while GNX will be a sport luxury coupe. Platform for new models is Alpha platform, which is also used in some Cadillac models like new ATS. Although look of new models is still unknown, it is expected that they will come with very modern and aggressive appearance. The interior of 2016 Buick Grand National and GNX is also expected to be on the highest level. It should be very sophisticated, with high-quality materials and plenty of latest technology updates. It is also expected that 2016 Buick Grand National and GNX will be full of safety features like ABS, airbags, stability control etc.
2016 Buick Grand National and GNX engines
New models will be available in several engine options. The base variant will probably be a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, which should output around 250 horses. There are also two 6-cylinder variants for 2016 Buick Grand National and GNX. The first one is naturally aspirated V6 with displacement of 3.6 liters. This variant should output around 400 horses. Same engine, but with turbocharger will be also available in new models. This will be the most powerful variant of 2016 Buick Grand National and GNX and max output will be over 400 horses. The transmission will be 6-speed automatic, while manual gearbox will be available as optional. Beside standard RWD, AWD is also possible.
2016 Buick Grand National and GNX release date and price
It is still unknown when those models will be launched. We expect that they will come as 2016 year models, but delay for 2017 is also possible. Price is also unknown, but there are some predictions that base models will go around 30.000 dollars.