2016 Buick Enclave Release Date, Interior, Price, Specs – The Buick Enclave is a full size crossover which was first released seven years ago, ever since, it has undergone only one redesign than was two done two years ago. During the 2013 redesign, the SUV received new styling changes and new features and materials as well.
It has had quite a successful streak and the automakers wouldn’t want to upset the expected sales figures from the forthcoming new 2016 Buick Enclave. Therefore the new crossover will only get some improvements and not total overhauls of its features.
The changes are projected to take place on both the interior and exterior of the new 2016 Buick Enclave according to the exclusive pictures we have. The result will be a more comfortable interior and exterior appeal that will attract new buyers and retain the current ones.
According to some rumours, the new Enclave will come riding on a new platform that will enable the new vehicle to lose some extra pounds, which will undoubtedly make the new SUV more fuel efficient among other things.
2016 Buick Enclave specs
The new 2016 Buick Enclave will come with some of the most coveted goodies especially for its interior. Therefore, the three row SUV will get all its passengers connected through the 4G LTE network data connection.
The network connection will also proliferate throughout GM’s product portfolio. The feature was already introduced in the Chevys last year and was achieved quite some praise and recognition. The data connection comes with its own AT&T data plan which works through the GM’s OnStar telematics system and will be able to deliver 4G LTE internet speeds to every passenger’s devices over Wi-Fi connectivity.
Within the 2016 Buick Enclave, the 4G network connectivity will be able to offer connectivity solutions to all the seven passengers, and the best news is that it will offered as a standard feature.
The data package will be offered free for the first three months, however, you will be charged for continued use of the service after the period lapses.
2016 Buick Enclave interior and exterior features
The interior of the new 2016 Buick Enclave will come upholstered in high quality leather and contrast stitching as well. At the centre of the dashboard will be a large touch screen display. The cabin will undoubtedly come with most of the latest and sophisticated features.
Most of the previous gadgets that were previously in the previous model will either be replaced or entirely removed in favour of the more improved and elegant features. As above mentioned, the new vehicle will come based on a new lightweight platform that will improve the vehicles stability and fuel economy ratings.
Would-be users of the new 2016 Buick Enclave will get bigger and new LED day lights, more colour palette variety, bigger wheels and new headlamps. The front fascia will undergo changes which will include redesigned bumpers, air intakes and grille.
It will still retain the previous trim models which include the Convenience, Premium and Leather trim versions. There is a possibility that the standard model will also come equipped with some high tech features and exterior shades as well.
Some of the features that will be available on the new 2016 Buick Enclave will include heated front seats, improved navigation, heated steering wheel, adjustable rear seat with an armrest, 8way power adjustable front seat, heated mirrors, keyless power door locks, a compass, remote antitheft alarm, low fuel level warning, push button start and emergency brake assist.
2016 Buick Enclave engine
Under the hood of the new 2016 Buick Enclave will be a single engine, with the option of upgrading it to a more powerful one. So, beneath the bonnet, buyers should expect a 3.6L V6 engine that will have an output of around 288 hp and 270 pounds of torque.
For those of you who would love more power, there will be a turbocharged variant that will have an output of around 420 hp and 430 pounds of torque. The novelty SUV will also come with a new auto transmission system which the auto company developed exclusively for this edition.
With the powerful engine, expect 17mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highways.
The power will be distributed to the front wheels through the above mentioned system. A goodie for the powerplant will be the reduced fuel consumption rating which will be reduced to up to 10%.
2016 Buick Enclave price and release date
General Motors has already announced the introduction of the new model. The new 2016 Buick Enclave will start sales from summer this year with an msrp of about 40,000 USD for the Tuscan edition model and more for the Tucson model.