Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

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    Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

    Once the privilege of race car drivers alone, Buick is giving its owners the chance to pour over driving data and improve their performance. That’s because not only will its Smart Driver program now be available online, Buick has now included it on its myBuick app, too. That means that Buick owners can now monitor […]
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    Re: Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

    Is this so owners of Buick's can keep track of the lateral G's or more to keep track of your teenager who took out the family Buick?

    Either way, pretty cool - why don't I have this on my Cadillac?

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    Re: Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

    This should be the next big thing across the board.

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    Re: Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

    I've always known that there was far more data available than tire pressures, simple diagnostic reports of issue/no issue for drivetrain, locks, lights and horn, and start vehicle currently available on My Chevrolet, but is the average Buick driver really concerned with their Buick's performance data?

    The roll out on Buicks seems ...ill chosen.

    And why hasn't his been available for years?

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    Re: Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

    Quote Originally Posted by Carbide View Post
    I've always known that there was far more data available than tire pressures, simple diagnostic reports of issue/no issue for drivetrain, locks, lights and horn, and start vehicle currently available on My Chevrolet, but is the average Buick driver really concerned with their Buick's performance data?

    The roll out on Buicks seems ...ill chosen.

    And why hasn't his been available for years?
    As I said above, I think it is to track your teenager. Dad talking to his 17 year old son "Well Jonny, I see you pulled 1.01 lateral G's with the Lacrosse. Impressive, now hand over the keys, your cell phone and your iPad. You are going nowhere for a month".

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    Re: Buick Appifies its Smart Driver Program

    Quote Originally Posted by Carbide View Post
    I've always known that there was far more data available than tire pressures, simple diagnostic reports of issue/no issue for drivetrain, locks, lights and horn, and start vehicle currently available on My Chevrolet, but is the average Buick driver really concerned with their Buick's performance data?

    The roll out on Buicks seems ...ill chosen.

    And why hasn't his been available for years?
    ATS-V CTS-V IMHO sell it as a track / racing feature
    or a fuel econ "coach" in the VOLT/BOLT
    Last edited by richmond2000; 03-10-2018 at 04:45 PM.

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