2016 Detroit Auto Show. Keep your eyes peeled for a number of reveals, including a surprise debut from
Buick. And we think it’s going to be something really hot. According to a report from
Bloomberg, the Tri-Shield’s secret car could be a
Camaro-sized sport coupe concept.
Bloomberg explains, it’d certainly gel with the impression the company is trying to put out – that it’s no longer a brand for those with one foot in the grave. Introducing a sports coupe, even as a concept, could certainly reinforce that message. And if it happens to make production – which is not a certainty,
Bloomberg‘s secret source says – it could certainly help Buick drive its average buyer age down from 59.
Bloomberg doesn’t offer any speculation on Buick’s new coupe, but we have no problem making educated guesses. Our most reliable conjecture is this: it will ride on
General Motors’ Alpha platform, which underpins both the
Camaro and the
Cadillac ATS. And with a certain twin-turbocharged V6 in the
GM stable, we’ve got an idea of what kind of engine could be shown.
That speculation will have to suffice for now. But don’t worry, we’ll have official details, live images, and video tomorrow when Buick unveils its new concept in Detroit’s Eastern Market.