As the cute and pretty mid-size crossover SUV, the new 2018 Buick Enclave represents the useful and practical vehicle for eight people, with additional cargo space on the back. Together with some similarities with Chevrolet Transverse and GMC Acadia, it has all features of chassis on front-wheel drive, with better fuel economy from other truck in the same class, as Cadillac Escalade and GMC Yukon.

Exterior

For those who know how the previous model of Enclave looks, the new Buick Enclave is more or less the same. This model will have bigger 19-inch alloy wheels with bronzed highlighted grille which look like the waterfall and higher trim levels will have a 20-inch alloy wheels with all complemented premium pack equipment. As the bigger and maybe a little robust car, you may feel that it’s uncomfortable, but it’s actually very smooth and gentle car on the road. Even it’s a heavy and big vehicle, it is easy for driving, stopping and handling on the road in all circumstances.

Interior

The 2018 Buick Enclave is a big car with prevailed feelings of wideness and largeness inside, too. With larger second and third row, with a lot of space for leg and shoulders, sounds good the fact that the third row can be dropped down for additional space in the back. Aside that, there are a 23 cubic feet of space behind the third row in normal circumstances and talking about the comfort, there are a plenty of space for eight passengers with comfortable and adjustment seats, fit for all sizes of passengers. With front-center airbags, blind-spot monitors and a rear-cross-traffic alert the passengers’ safety is secured. That’s not all. It is built-in a lot of technology equipment, such as Bluetooth hands-free calling, audio streaming functionality, easy interface, Intel Link, USB port, HD radio, satellite radio, an optional navigation system, and 10-speaker Bose audio.

Engine

The embedded engine in 2018 Buick Enclave is 3.6-liter V6 for 288 horsepower of strength, with six-speed automatic transmission and fuel economy of only 18 mpg in the all-wheel driving system. The lucky ones who had a chance to drive it said that it increases the speed gently and smoothly, with a feeling of comfort and adaptively on the road conditions. That engine is the same as on the last model, but it provides better numbers in term of fuel economy and speed thanks to the light weight of the vehicle.

2018 Buick Enclave Price

Expected price for Buick Enclave is around $40,970.

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