2012 Buick Verano starts at $23,470


General Motors has announced pricing for the new 2012 Buick Verano. The 2012 Buick Verano will be placed in the compact luxury sedan segment, which starts at $23,470 (including the $885 destination charge).

The 2012 Buick Verano compact sedan is based on the similar version that is also being offered in Japan. The new 2012 Buick Verano will be available in three trims, with the top-range model starts at $26,850. All three trims will be powered by the same 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine producing 180 horsepower and 171 pound-feet of torque.

“Verano is a great new addition to Buick because it expands the brand’s reach,” said Tony DiSalle, U.S. vice president of Buick Marketing. “With Verano, we’re inviting new customers into the Buick family, giving us the opportunity and privilege of building longtime Buick loyalty.”

The standard features for the 2012 Buick Verano compact luxury sedan comes with a set 18-inch alloy wheels, a seven-inch LED touchscreen, OnStar (for first six months), the Buick IntelliLink system and a lot more of other luxury amenities for a comfortable ride.