The 2016 Buick Verano is a compact sedan offered in 6 trims, starting off at a base MSRP of $21,065. For that price, it mainly competes with the Audi A3, the Chevrolet Cruze, and the Honda Accord. Between 6 trims, the Verano offers 2 powertrains. The base engine is a 2.4L Inline 4 engine capable of making 180 horsepower and 171 lb-ft of torque. If more power is required, there is also a 250 horsepower-making 2.0L Turbocharged Inline 4 engine. Both engines are mated to a 6-Speed Automatic transmission.
The Verano reaches 60 MPH from zero in 8.6 seconds on its base engine, which gets pumped up to 6.2 seconds with the 2.0L Turbocharged Inline-4 engine. Depending on the powertrain, the Verano can manage a combined fuel economy between 25 and 24 MPG. While we’re on the topic of choices, the 8 striking colors the Verano comes in really pull you towards itself.