2016 Buick Enclave Changes and Price
2016 Buick Enclave will demonstrate new design and upgrades. This crossover will represent quality and strength and it is well-liked among costumers.
2016 Buick Enclave Exterior Design
The major changes, such as new and lighter platform, are set up for 2017 model but the 2016 Buick Enclave will also show some modifications. It will be more lightweight and therefore more fuel efficient and easier to handle despite the fact that its dimensions will be slightly increased so it will be a bit larger than its predecessor. As for the exterior look, it will get the new design and some refreshments but it will retain its elegancy. The front part will be upgraded with new grille with horizontally chrome stripes, redesigned LED headlamps, new wheels and bumpers and with new shape of air intakes. It will have more masculine appearance but in the same time sophisticated look.
Interior and Features
2016 Buick Enclave is coming with roomy, convenient and modern interior. The cabin is spacious with three rows of seats that can accommodate seven passengers. The cargo space is large enough as well, so it is a great choice for families. The seats are covered with quality materials, it might be upholstered in leather and are very comfortable. The dash is made of soft plastic with some woodgrain details. As for the tech features it will be equipped with navigation system, cruise control, Bluetooth, USB, air conditioning, rearview camera, AM/FM/CD player, satellite radio which are all standard in the current model, so we can expect to see it with more advanced equipment.
Engine, Performance and Drivetrain
2016 Buick Enclave will have under its hood the same 3.6-liter V6 engine which is capable of making 288 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. There will also be an optional a 9-speed gearbox. The other, more powerful engine could be a 3.6 liter turbocharged Twin Turbo V-6 engine producing 420 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. The power is sent to front wheels, but it will come with all-wheel drive as well.
Release Date and Price
2016 Buick Enclave should be released sometime in the middle of 2015, and should cost around $40,000. Its main competitors on the market will be Acura MDX, Chevrolet Traverse and Infiniti QX60.