The Enclave model from Buick is very popular model worldwide and this model debuted back in 2007. Since then, this model becomes the flagship model of Buick designed by General motors. Unfortunately, since then we haven’t seen the second generation of this remarkable model. Today, the situation is a bit different and we can expect to have a lot of redesigns and modifications in the new 2018 Buick Enclave. Everything will be better starting from some very important things. For example, the engine will be improved and the same thing we can anticipate with the exterior design and the cabin. These modifications are eagerly awaited by so many people, and this is very logical move from GM. If they want to stay competitive, these redesigns were necessary.
2018 Buick Enclave – Elegant and Simply Designed:
From the outside, the most recent 2018 Buick Enclave looks very nice. Perhaps the biggest change compared to the last Enclave will be a change in the platform. We can expect brand new platform from General Motors, named E2XX. What does that mean? That means that we can expect a lot of aluminum parts, which further means less weight. This will be very useful for fuel consumption and we can expect significant improvement here. This model will be also a bit bigger than before, and in general, it will be bigger than most of its rivals.
The front side of the vehicle is very attractive and here we can notice beautifully designed waterfall grille with big logo in the middle. Also, the front bumper of the 2018 Buick Enclave is slightly changed and it is fitted with the large air vents as well as with the LED powered fog lights. Generally speaking, the entire exterior is now bolder and more aggressive than before. All the lighting on the vehicle is of course powered by the LED technology. The 2018 Buick Enclave will ride on 19 x 7.5 aluminum wheels.
The interior design of the recent 2018 Buick Enclave will be comfortable, elegant, and simply designed. A lot of high-tech features and standard interior features are provided. All seats in the cabin will have leather upholstery and will be adjustable in so many ways. We can also notice some leather on the dashboard. There is going to be three rows of seats, but if you want more space for your stuff, you can fold the last row. The cabin is able of accommodating up to seven passengers by providing them a high dose of comfort. Some of the available interior features include tilt and telescopic steering wheel, tri-zone automatic climate control, tachometer, speedometer, Air conditioning, 8-inch infotainment screen, Cruise control, Remote Keyless Entry, and many others as well.
2018 Buick Enclave – Engine Specs:
The next 2018 Buick Enclave will be equipped with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that will be capable of producing 281 hp at 6,300 rpm as well as 270 lb-ft of torque at 3,400 rpm. This engine will be mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission system and the power will be routed to front wheels. According to EPA, the fuel consumption of this model is 15/22 mpg in the city/highway. All-wheel drive will be optional, and EPA rates are the same. The acceleration speed from zero to 60 mph: 7.9 sec, while top speed is (limited): 108 mph. The base Curb weight will be 4724 lbs.
2018 Buick Enclave – Release Date and MSRP:
The release date of the resulting model will be sometime next year, probably in the second half of the year. Speaking of prices, the starting MSRP for the Convenience trim will be around $40.000. The price for the leather and premium trims will be $45.000 and $49.000.