2019 Buick Enclave Avenir, Features

The 2019 Buick Enclave is one of the most important models for the GM company because it shows its full strength after a difficult period that the company had in 2007.

The last model with this name was introduced a decade ago and even then it was clear that it would achieve enviable success with customers. Speaking about now, the popularity of this SUV is much more highlighted because the model has undergone many changes in appearance and also performance improvements.

Presented as a large SUV that can accommodate as many as seven people, this vehicle is a real deal for everyone who loves the comfort and plenty of space.

2019 Buick Enclave front

2019 Buick Enclave is bigger than ever

The most important and most noticeable changes are certainly those related to its dimensions. Its wheelbase is now 2 inches bigger and the length is increased by 2.4 inches. These dimensions make 2019 Buick Enclave one of the most robust models in its class (mid-size crossover with three-row seats). The new bigger model measure wheelbase of 120.9-inch, 204.3 inches in overall length. It will weight 4685 lbs.

The grill has been completely changed so instead of the old, monotonous design, we will have a new, more luxurious. The Buick logo will dominate with wings spread on both sides of the tiny net. The roofline has got a more elegant look, and the rear part features metal details as well as two square exhaust pipes on the sides. Visibility from this vehicle is great thanks to big windows.

2019 Buick Enclave Interior

The interior is more interesting than the outside. The biggest attention is drawn to the 8-inch screen that supports Apple and Android, as well as logically distributed controls around it.

Some of the most important standard features are navigation, heating for the first two rows of seats, 360-degree camera, lane departure warning and automatic braking in case of danger. However, all models will be offered with keyless entry and push-button start.

There are also nice materials as leather, chrome and wood which makes 2019 Buick Enclave quite luxurious.

Trims Features

The newest model comes with three trim levels, base, Essence and Premium one. As we already mentioned above the standard package comes also with the rearview camera used as a conventional unit or a camera, rear park assists system, seven airbags for better safety, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, USB ports, OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot. Also, let’s not forget Teen Driver tracking and rear-seat reminder.

The Premium trim will offer optional features. The newest Bose sound system, adaptive cruise control, stop-and-go system, heavy-duty cooling and premium adaptive suspension.

However, as for the safety, this model is made to give you maximum one. The features like traction control, low speed forward automatic braking, StabiliTrak stability control system, plenty of airbags with head curtain side-impact for all rows will be there to give one maximum security.

2019 Buick Enclave Avenir

The Avenir trim level will add more detailed 8.0-inch screen, tri-zone automatic climate control, hands-free power-programmable rear liftgate, universal home remote. The 20-inch wheels will be also included in this package and leather upholstery, heated-ventilated front seats, 360-surround-view camera, heated 2nd-row seats and a dual moonroof.

2019 Buick Enclave

2019 Buick Enclave Engine and EPA Rating

The 2019 Buick Enclave will come with a single engine option. Like its predecessor, the new upcoming model will come with the same engine. However, this engine will give better efficiency. It comes with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that delivers 310 horsepower at 6,800 rpm. Its torque is 266 lb-ft at 2,800 rpm. Whit this numbers the model will be able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 6.6 sec. It will make a top speed of 131 mph.

The EPA city/highway fuel economy is little better if we look at the specification of the previous model. The fuel economy is 18/26 mpg for the front wheel drive and 17/25 mpg for the all-wheel drive. The fuel tank capacity is 22 gallons. For comparison, the Infiniti QX60 and Acura MDX are rated up to 27 mpg for FWD and 26 mpg for AWD.

2019 Buick Enclave Towing Capacity

The powertrain has a base towing capacity of 1,500 pounds. However, the new trailer-towing package enables the Enclave to have a tow rating of 5,000 pounds. Furthermore, the engine comes with Hydra-Matic 9 Speed Automatic with Manual Mode.

2019 Buick Enclave side

2019 Buick Enclave Release Date, Price and Competitors

The new model 2019 Buick Enclave will have a release date sometime in the middle of 2018. It will come with a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $39,995 plus $975 destination.

The premium model of SUV will cost $48,990 and will include the 10-speaker Bose audio system. Also, the AWD Premium model starts at $51,290. However, the Avenir trim comes with the price of $54,390. The model will have a basic warranty of 4 years or 50,000 miles. One will also get roadside assistance for 6 years or 70,000 miles.

The some of the key competitors are Acura MDX, Audi Q7, Infiniti QX60, Volvo XC90, Lexus RX, Mazda CX-9 and Volkswagen Touareg.

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