Take one Buick Verano, drop in a turbocharged four-cylinder, offer the choice of a six-speed manual or automatic, and what you get is the 2013 Buick Verano Turbo. The Verano Turbo drops in a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder delivering 250 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. The run up 60 MPH takes about 6.2 seconds and fuel economy is rated at 20 MPG in the city and 31 MPG on the highway. Buick has also tuned the suspension to provide a somewhat more sporty ride. What hasn’t changed is the luxurious interior appointments and Buick’s QuietTuning technologies. The Verano Turbo starts at $30,000 and comes equipped with eighteen-inch alloy wheels, nine-speaker Bose audio system, seven-inch color touch screen with Buick’s IntelliLink infotainment system, USB and Aux jacks, leather seats, heated front seats, and push button start. The Buick Verano Turbo competes with the Acura ILX 2.4, Audi A3, and BMW 128i.
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