2008 Buick Lucerne

#3 in Large Car
  • Type: Sedan
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2008 Buick Lucerne Ratings
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
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Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.


J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

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Best Large Car of 2008

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2008 Buick Lucerne after 90-days of ownership.
  • Quality of the interior materials
  • Smoothness of vehicle's ride
  • The vehicle's heating and air conditioning

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2008 Buick Lucerne during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Ease of getting in and out of the vehicle
  • Vehicle acceleration
  • Forward visibility

Performance Specs

MPG City

15 - 16


22 - 25


197 - 292


4 speed, Automatic


Gas V6, Gas V8


Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2008 Buick Lucerne Review

Designed with a clean understated beauty the Buick Lucerne is a veritable triumph of refinement finesse and painstaking attention to detail. A wealth of options is available to suit you. The Lucerne CX comes equipped with 3.8L Series Three V6 engine. All the way up to the Lucerne Super’s 4.6 literNorthstar V8. With 292 Horse Power this engine moves from a stop with the kind of command and smoothness only a V8 can provide. At higher speeds its vast reserves of power and instantaneous response are ready whenever you decide to use them. Lucerne offers Magnetic Ride Control inside the damper an electromagnetic coil controls the alignment of magnetically charged particles suspended in a synthetic fluid giving you a sleek smooth ride no matter the road conditions. Quiet Tuning inside the Lucerne employs technologies to help reduce and block outside noises so your free to have a quiet conversation or just ride in peace and tranquility. Add to all this a plethora of technological advances to work for you. The 2008 Buick Lucerne a more intelligent luxury sedan.

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J.D. Power Award Winner

Dependability Award Winner

Awarded to the brands/models with the fewest problems reported per 100 owners during the past 12 months with their 3-year old vehicles
2008 Buick Lucerne JD Power Award Winner
2008 Buick Lucerne

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