Buick’s flagship crossover is going to be completely redesigned. It will probably come as 2018 Buick Enclave, not as it was expected to come as 2017 year model. This full-size luxury crossover is still in its original variant. It was released in 2007, and refreshed about three years ago. So, big changes are expected for the second generation. New model will continue to be the best offer when it comes to brand’s crossover. It will feature all of the latest technology achievements of the company. The 2018 Buick Enclave will come with new platform, completely new exterior and interior design, new engines and many other novelties.
2018 Buick Enclave specs
As we already mentioned, 2018 Buick Enclave will come completely redesigned and re-engineered. We will see plenty of changes and novelties. There is a GM’s new C1XX platform, which will replace current Gamma. If we compare these two platforms, it is easy to notice that new C1XX is by far more advanced. This reflects in many aspects. One of them it weight reduction. The 2018 Enclave is expected to come with significant fuel savings. Most likely, it will be somewhere around 300 pounds. New platform also features longer wheelbase which will, together with better use of space, provide much more comfortable cabin.
2018 Buick Enclave redesign
When it is about exterior, new Buick Enclave will come with completely new appearance. Design will be adapted to the newest design language of the brand. Interior will be completely redesigned too. Expect to see latest technologies such as newest version of InteliLink infotainment system and many other advanced technology systems, both in terms of safety and entertainment.
2018 Buick Enclave engine
The 2018 Buick Enclave will come with come with big novelties under the hood. Current 3.6 liter V6, will come with big revisions, which will improve both power and economy. Total output will now be around 310 horses and 285 pound-feet of torque. Company will also introduce new 3.0 liter twin-turbo engine. In this variant, 2018 Enclave will have max output of around 400 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque.
2018 Buick Enclave release date and price
Exact date and price are still unknown. According to some predictions, 2018 Buick Enclave will come in the second half of next year. Finally, base price will be around 40.000 dollars.