2011 Buick GL8 is officially unveiled for China. The van is priced at 288 000 RMB ($43 195) and deliveries are scheduled to begin in January next year.

The vehicle is inspired from the Business Concept and features distinctive headlights, a new grille, and impressive vents. GL8 measures a 3 088mm wheelbase, 5 256mm long, 1 878mm wide, and 1 800mm tall.

The interior boasts 7-seats, blue ambient lighting, wood trim, and tasteful metallic accents. Option list include two-tone leather seats, a panoramic sunroof, power-sliding doors, a Bose audio system, and a rear seat entertainment system with a 10.2" screen.

In the area of safety, the new GL8 has a super-solid body frame. The Bosch 8.1 ESP system delivers premium handling. It is complemented by large-size tires and disc brakes, with 6 air bags available on selected models. For maximum visibility, the new GL8 incorporates multi-dimensional blue ray Bi-Xenon HID headlights and crystal-like chrome LED taillights.

2011 Buick GL8 is powered by 2.4 liter four-cylinder Ecotec and 3.0 liter V6 SIDI diesel. Both engines are mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission.