The changes that characterize the new SUV models from the GM lineup, did not miss 2017 Buick Enclave. The new platform, new technologies and increased fuel economy, are inevitable solution, in the improvement of each new vehicle. Similarly, the new Enclave SUV has been improved and upgraded.
At the Auto Show in New York, in 2016, Buick introduced the i Sport Touring Edition of this model. Similarly as with the other version of the 2017 Buick Enclave Sport Touring Edition gets some cosmetics tweaks, but little else. What characterizes this version are a Satin Black Ice grille and 20-inch wheels, also finished in Satin Black Ice.
Although Buick Enclave characterized by a very rich and modern accessories, and appealing design, the changes were necessary. Like other SUV models GM company which are placed on the Lambda platform, the 2017 Buick Enclave moves to a new platform. This is a new modular C1XX platform, which offers the possibility to configure the vehicle with regular or long wheelbase. In addition to the new Enclave models, the new platform will be set up at 2017 Cadillac XT5, 2017 GMC Acadia and 2017 Chevrolet Traverse.
2017 Enclave Design and Features
The fact that Buick has decided to refresh this SUV, is not the result poor quality and poor sales of vehicles. On the contrary, Buick Enclave is a second best-selling model of the brand. The new 2017 Buick Enclave excels long wheelbase configuration. The new model offers comfort for eight passengers in three rows of seats. In addition to the possibility of different size wheelbase, the new platform offers great opportunities design team. 2017 Enclave has received more modern and advanced exterior design.
Compared to the 2016 model, 2017 Enclave will be more modern and streamlined. It will feature a premium-feel materials and technologies, as well as a higher level of luxury. This luxury mid-size SUV offers everything that an average buyer can ask for. According to some announcements, the 2017 model will offer more. There is, above all, a higher level of equipment, sophisticated systems and new technologies. In addition, the outer appearance of the vehicle will convey the impression of a vehicle with pronounced muscular aggressive stance.
2017 Buick Enclave Specs
The new model will retain the drive unit, which is located under the hood 2016 models. It is a 3.6-liter V6 engine with 288 horsepower and 261 lb.-ft. of torque, coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission and FWD or AWD. This economical engine offers excellent performance, with 22 mpg/hwy. According to some reports, 2017 Buick Enclave arrives with another new unit. For now, this information is not confirmed, but it is not known that this unit could be.