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2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
MSRP
$28,020
Invoice
$26,955
Average Price Paid
$26,062
1,155 listings nationwide

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2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
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2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
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CX FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,795
11 listings nationwide

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2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$8,830
34 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Back in the ‘60s, the Chevrolet Impala was the best-selling automobile in the United States. Today’s tenth generation Impala, which came out in 2014, lives in a very different world. T...

2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
Eric Tallberg Review:

The 2011 Buick Lucerne is an okay full-size sedan, but remains far fro...

The Good: A quiet and plush ride, plenty of passenger room and trunk space, user...

The Bad: Lackluster styling, tepid powerplants, a lazy brake pedal, poor fuel e...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
writes:
Great car, but it doesnt turn heads like you think it would.
Power Ranked 2019 Buick Regal Sportback Preferred II FWD better.
"The turbo in the 4-cylinder engine. "
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Buick Regal Sportback Preferred II FWD better.
"The it factor. "
writes:
Both cars were very nice although the Avalon seemed to be better in every category. The Avalon also seemed to ...
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Toyota Avalon Limited FWD better.
"Fit and finish we’re superior to that of the Impala "
Family Car Ranked 2019 Toyota Avalon Limited FWD better.
"The Toyota had a full complement of safety features "
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
20
writes:
im just a buick kinda guy,for overall looks handling and price!
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car worse.
"thats just my eye,dont get me wrong Lincoln makes beautiful cars as does Cadillac,but for overall features styling and PRICE I LEAN TOWARDS BUICK!"
Family Car Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car worse.
"as a family car Lincoln is more roomy!"
55
writes:
Lucerne is a Great Value with fantastic quality, ride, handling, performance, gas mileage (28mpg/19mpg), cargo...
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Buick LaCrosse CX FWD worse.
" It’s great styling and elegance sure looks great when you see it on the road or parked!"
Back Seats Ranked 2011 Buick LaCrosse CX FWD worse.
"The Lucerne has a large and roomy back seat area with great leg, head and hip room with nice appointments of lights, heat and air conditioning, speakers and an opening to the trunk for long items!"
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2011 Buick Lucerne CX FWDReview:

Liked My Lesabre Better — It's an uninspiring boat, a bulky, lumbering, gas guzzling monster, with a grille that looks like a ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
22 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
29 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
305 hp @ 6,800 RPM
197 hp @ 6,300 RPM
227 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
264 lb-ft @ 5,300 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
237 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.3:1
9.8:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
2,500 cc
3,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.37 in
3.46 in x 3.97 in
3.9 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 2 stars
Side Barrier Driver 4 stars 2 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 3 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 45.8 in 42.5 in
Back Legroom 39.8 in 41.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft 17 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 201.3 in 203.2 in
Width 84.3 in 73.8 in
Height 58.9 in 58 in
Wheelbase 111.7 in 115.6 in

Available Options

2019 Chevrolet Impala
LS FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Blue Velvet Metallic
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • Engine, 3.6L DOHC V6 Di With Variable Valve Timing (VVT)
  • LPO, 18" (45.7 CM) Chrome Finish Aluminum Wheels
  • LPO, 19" (48.3 CM) Aluminum Wheels, Design 3
  • LPO, 18" (45.7 CM) Aluminum Wheels
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD

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