What’s New for 2018 Buick Enclave?

www.ibucar.com – Enclave is one of vehicle from Buick as targeted SUV market. First generation of this car went into market in 2007 and manufacturer plans to start new generation in 2017. Recent model still incorporates similar engine, but it gets some updates to follow the customer demand. Buick plans to introduce 2018 Buick Enclave model as soon as possible, though the release date is not officially announced.

2018 Buick Enclave Specs

This car is categorized into mid-size SUV. From exterior side, you can see the luxury design that can represent customer desire for life. This car has strong frame on front and backside then company emblem is placed on the front bumper. For headlamp, it is already in LED mode to give more light during the outdoor journey. After exterior, the next spec is in interior side. The cabin has three rows for passengers. On the last row, the seats can be folded to get more spaces for storage. As luxury vehicle, this car uses high-grade leather to bring comfortable driving. This car is soundproof from noise and muffles vibration.

2018 Buick Enclave 0-60
2018 Buick Enclave 0-60

2018 Buick Enclave will be equipped with sophisticated technology. Based on 2016 specification, this car has used G-technology for hotspot. Front dashboard is designed in touchscreen display to show the useful application. From that display, driver can monitor the blind side of the car to prevent collision. Another feature is the cruise control and entertainment. For audio system, you can connect smartphone into car audio system then play the favorite songs. Moreover, the navigation system on this car is integrated with internet. Driver can see information about traffic, weather, and direction easily. Important part on the interior is about safety equipment. You will get the several airbags and seatbelts to prevent the driver and passengers from severe injury during accident.

2018 Buick Enclave Engine

In engine room, you can find one capacity. Buick plans to place 3.6 liter for next generation. With this engine, car expects to produce more than 270 hp. The reliable source shows this car needs less than 9.3 seconds to reach 100km/h. This number may not be promising for speed freak, but very good compared to other SUV. Buick enclave uses six-speed automatic transmission. Another feature on the engine is traction and stability control. When you drive this car on off-road condition, stability mode will keep car balance and steady. It increases safety measures.

2018 Buick Enclave engine
2018 Buick Enclave engine

2018 Buick Enclave Platform

Buick is subdivided company that means has sharing platform from one company to others. For 2018 Buick Enclave, company uses GM Lambda as platform. It can be seen from overall exterior side, which has similarity. The vehicles in the same segment have the same platform as Enclave. In spite of the same platform, manufacturer makes some improvement on interior, technology, and engine. Customer will have many reasons why this car should be on their garage. The critics like this car because it is very reliable for cargo or load a lot of stuff. Strong frame and wheelbase are key the factor to make this car suitable for your daily work.

2018 Buick Enclave Price

Buick intends to release the car with 2018 Buick Encore respectively. Both of them have different segmentation and part of manufacturer’s line-ups. Expert expects 2018 Buick Enclave will be on market in mid 2017. Initial price for this car is approximately more than $45,000. The price definitely depends on purchasing package and sales area.

2018 Buick Encore Review

www.ibucar.com – Customer hardly waits for 2018 Buick Encore as it promises to add significant updates. Encore from Buick is small version of Enclave. This car is belonged to hatchback mode, which has four seats for driver and passenger. The purpose of refinement keeps this car in fierce competition with others product such as 2018 Mazda CX-3. The target for this kind of car is young people or active person, so they require compact car with easy handling but eye catching design. As information, the market for crossover and hatchback grows exponentially for past several years.

2018 Buick Encore Specs

From exterior side, the design is simple and not too flashy. You can enjoy driving without hesitate to become center of eyesight. With this design, Buick maximizes aerodynamic concept on front side of car. It is not Jeep Renegade where using hardline type on car frame. Encore is purely curve type car. In new generation, all of Buick’s vehicles will be equipped in LED lighting system for headlamp and rear lamps, including Encore.

2018 Buick Encore
2018 Buick Encore

For interior side, you can see several advanced features such as airbags, seatbelt, leather steering, touchscreen display, etc. People like this car for quiet sound on cabin that shows soundproof capability. The seats are four for driver and passengers. For cabin, 2018 Buick Encore is designed more spacious than some competitors to let three persons sit on the second row of seat.

2018 Buick Encore Redesign

On front side, this car will get some modification. The grille is fenced in chrome and ready to place the headlamp at the end side. Rear bumper looks different from recent variant. Other advancement is on the technology, which gets updates on application.

2018 Buick Encore Powertrain

On engine room, 1.4-liter capacity still supplies the car for driving in any road. This engine is turbocharged and injection to increase fuel efficiency. Based on recent model, manufacturer offers two models for customer. Standard version can boost 138 hp and Sport variant produces more than 150 hp. For hatchback car, those numbers make this car can compete with Nissan Juke. As for 2018 Buick Encore, power will be improved significantly to match the customer demand in speed driving. New engine will make this car faster and spend less time to reach 100 km/h.

2018 Buick Encore Release Date

When new car is ready to go for pre-order session, customer will ask about the price. Buick Encore is estimated to have the price approximately more than $25,000. Manufacturer still finishes some parts of 2018 Buick Encore. For your information, the release date for this car is expected to be announced in early or mid 2017.