Buick was earlier known as the Buick Motor Division. It is an American automobile division of General Motors. Buick is a well known premium automobile brand that sells entry level luxury vehicles. In terms of global position it is placed above Chevrolet and slightly below Cadillac brands. Buick vehicles are sold in United States, Canada, Mexico and China. In 2013 alone, Buick sold 1,032, 331 vehicles which is a record figure in the history of Buick. The ride to success was not as easy as it sounds.
Buick originated way back in 1899 from Buick Auto Vim and Power Company. Today, it is the oldest North American auto maker available. The first model of Buick was Model B, manufactured in 1904. Buicks were the first innovative makers to replicate the living room in a moving automobile and were nicknamed “the moving couch of America”. In 1911, Buick launched the first closed body car, before Ford. In 1930s Buick became popular with the Britsh Royal family.