General Motors today announced that the 2012 Buick LaCrosse with eAssist will have an MSRP of $29,960 plus $860 destination charge.
The U.S. automaker announced the "mild hybrid" earlier this year. The new LaCrosse is expected to deliver 25 percent better highway fuel economy than the current model.
According to GM, eAssist will be the standard power train for LaCrosse. It works by using a lithium ion battery to help propel the car with up to 11 kilowatts of power from a stopped position. The eAssist system has an electric motor-generator that enables regenerative braking capability, … Read more