...It features a new monochrome emblem, a blacked-out grille and license plate pocket and two new premium paints, Crimson Pearl and White Diamond. Additional Celebration exterior bits include body-color lower fascias and rocker moldings, turn-signal indicators in the side mirrors and new 16-inch chrome-plated aluminum wheels. Interior refinements are limited to two-tone leather seating and Black Cherry wood grain trim. It also includes a number of otherwise optional features, such as StabiliTrak. The rest of the LeSabre line is pretty much unchanged, with the exception of XM Satellite Radio...
...Dual-stage front airbags inflate at one of two levels depending on crash severity. LATCH child-safety seat tethers are installed. Drving Impressions Nothing like the big Buicks of old, the modern LeSabre offers plenty of passenger space, a satisfying ride experience, reasonable fuel economy and a moderate price. Not only is performance smooth, but this sedan is also more satisfying than many shoppers may expect. The LeSabre accelerates eagerly ? practically lunging ahead when the gas pedal hits the floor ? and takes full advantage of its excellent powertrain. Downshifts are quick and easy...
...15-inch wheels are standard, but 16-inch ones can be added through the Gran Touring Package, which also features a stiffer suspension and a rear stabilizer bar. The full-size LeSabre seats six in two rows of bench seats, though bucket seats can be substituted in the front. All models come with power driver's seat, full power features, cruise control, ABS brakes, and remote entry. Leather seats with memory settings, traction control, OnStar, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and dual-zone climate control are added to the Limited. The 2003 LeSabre gets five-star ratings in crash tests, thanks to...
Just a yesterday we brought you General Motors' top 10 production car picks from its first 100 years of operation, and now we have the top 10 concept choices from the company... read more August 27, 2008 by Nelson Ireson 3