2016 Buick Enclave Design and Specs

2016 Buick Enclave is a full size SUV produced by well-known American company. It will come with many improvements and upgrades in every segment.

Exterior and upgrades of 2016 Buick Enclave

As far as the exterior design is concerned, 2016 Buick Enclave will undergo minor changes. However, the front end of the vehicle will get curvier lines, redesigned grille with chrome horizontal stripes, modern headlights equipped with LED lighting, redesigned bumper and air intakes. It will ride on a new platform and it will be made of lightweight materials such as aluminum etc. Therefore, the current model’s weight of 5000 pounds will be brought down to around 4700 pounds or even less.  This will affect better aerodynamics, performance and handling. It will be more fuel efficient as well. Summarized, it will have elegant and masculine appearance and it will keep the reputation of being in the top of its class.

2016 Buick Enclave front

Interior design and features

The interior of 2016 Buick Enclave is expected to be improved and refreshed too. The cabin will be comfortable, spacious and modern. It will be made of premium materials which will make it even more appealing. There will be three rows of seats covered with leather. It will be able to place seven passengers so it is perfect for large families. It will also have a large cargo space. As for the equipment, it will include many features: audio system with 10 speakers, navigation, Bluetooth, satellite radio, USB, parking sensors, 8-inch LCD display etc.

2016 Buick Enclave interior

Types of engine and horsepower

When it comes to the engine of 2016 Buick Enclave, it will be powered with a 3.6-liter V6 engine with the output of 288 HP and the torque of 270 lb-ft. The other possibility is a more powerful engine a 3.6-liter V6 twin-turbo which will be able to deliver 420 HP and 430 lb-ft of torque.  It will be mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission, but it could be paired with a 9-speed gearbox too. It will appear as front-wheel and all-wheel drivetrain.

2016 Buick Enclave rear end

Release date and price          

It is said that the new 2016 Buick Enclave should be released on sale sometime in late 2015. As for its price, nothing is yet confirmed. However, we are expecting that it will be around $40,000.

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