2009 Buick Lucerne vs. 2006 Buick Lucerne

To start off, 2009 Buick Lucerne is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 Buick Lucerne. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 Buick Lucerne would be higher. At 4,572 cc (8 cylinders), 2006 Buick Lucerne is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Buick Lucerne (275 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 48 more horse power than 2009 Buick Lucerne. (227 HP @ 5700 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Buick Lucerne should accelerate faster than 2009 Buick Lucerne.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2006 Buick Lucerne (400 Nm @ 4400 RPM) has 79 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Buick Lucerne. (321 Nm @ 2300 RPM). This means 2006 Buick Lucerne will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Buick Lucerne.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Buick Lucerne 2006 Buick Lucerne
Make Buick Buick
Model Lucerne Lucerne
Year Released 2009 2006
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3880 cc 4572 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Horse Power 227 HP 275 HP
Engine RPM 5700 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 321 Nm 400 Nm
Torque RPM 2300 RPM 4400 RPM
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Length 5170 mm 5170 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1880 mm
Vehicle Height 1480 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 2940 mm 2940 mm
Fuel Consumption 9.1 L/100km 9.4 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 13.8 L/100km 13.8 L/100km
Fuel Consumption Overall 11.2 L/100km 11.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 68 L 68 L


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