2021 Buick Enclave comes as mid-cycle refreshment for the next year. Although they have not said much about it, we expect that change as knowing the manufacturer’s traditions. The first model under this name they showed in 2018, so this is a moment when they love to change the first design slightly. Also, they have driven the prototype of the model in Colorado, entirely covered with camouflage. It proves that they have worked on changes.
- The model has updated the design of the cabin and chassis.
- There is excellent and modern equipment in the cabin.
- There are no changes in the engine.
- The price is a little too high for the class.
Since the manufacturer has covered a prototype of 2021 Buick Enclave with thick camouflage, we can expect dramatic changes in design. They have covered every piece of the car, including front end, doors, rear bumper, and taillights.
The only we were able to see is the roof and partly trunk door. It could adopt details from other models in the Buick line. However, we expect changes in the front bumper, headlights, and rear fascia. Do not forget that this is only a mid-cycle refreshing. So the overall look could be the same as before.
It is expected that the 2021 Buick Enclave will significantly change the design of the interior. It showed a fully covered dashboard on test driving and changed that have undergone other models in class last year. There are high chances that they will make it closer to Buick LaCrosse, at least in overall look.
For those who live in China, the new design of the cabin in this car could be the same as “Baby” Enclave that they sold in China last year. Cabin equipment should be the same as before, with only a few updates. So, expect Quiet Tuning system, phone connectivity but also things like the 10-speaker sound system in higher trims. However, it is still a three-row, seven-passenger cabin.
2021 Buick Enclave Engine
2021 Buick Enclave should not change the motor that has come with the previous model. It is a 3.6-liter V6 petrol version, with 310 horsepower. The manufacturer has paired it with nine-speed automatic transmission. Although the engine has been known on different models used before, in these vehicles.
It is even better thanks to the lightweight chassis and smaller dimensions. Unfortunately, fuel economy is not much better than the competition. According to official information, it is 18/26 mpg. The manufacturer also added Stop/Start technology and a keyless starting button.
2021 Buick Enclave Release Date and Price
Although the first unit was released in 2008, it is still trendy among buyers and fans. The reason is often changing in design and engine options. The significant popularity model had in China, but US models have been accepted too. 2021 Buick Enclave should be a critical part of the lineup since this manufacturer has invested a lot in SUVs and crossovers in the past few years, following the market’s demands. The price of $40,000 sounds too high, but it is under the expected price range for this model.