The 2013 Buick Enclave has just been revealed ahead of its official debut at the 2012 New York Auto Show which will open its gates on the 4th of April.
According to the car manufacturer, the 2013 Buick Enclave is adding more technologies and the model is now coming with a new front fascia, LED daytime running lights, a black chrome waterfall grille, new hood, new rear fascia, LED taillights, a monochromatic exterior appearance with chrome accents and a fresh set of 19 or 20 inch aluminum rims. Future owners of the 2013 Buick Enclave will get the ice blue LED ambient lighting in the cabin, an eight-way power driver’s seat, four-way adjustable passenger’s seat, chrome accents, wood tones, IntelliLink LCD display, touch controls, navigation system and a tri-zone climate system.
“The 2013 Enclave advances the award-winning design, craftsmanship and technology that reintroduced Buick to a new generation of customers. We evolved the interior and exterior design, increased luxury amenities and materials, and engineered purposeful technologies that will make the Enclave continue to resonate with luxury crossover owners”, said the VP of Buick Marketing, Tony DiSalle.
The 2013 Buick Enclave is powered by a 3.6 liter direct-injected V6 engine, which is developing a total output of 288 horsepower at 6,300 rpm and it has a peak torque of 270 lb-ft (366 Nm) available from 3,400 rpm. The unit is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission which is helping the model achieve 17/24 (city/highway) mpg in the front-wheel drive and 16/22 (city/highway) mpg in the all-wheel drive version. The “new” Buick Enclave is going against models like the Audi Q7, Volvo XC90, Lexus RX350 and Acura MDX.