The 2013 Buick Enclave is three-row crossover looks with other luxury crossover for comfort and above all, about the price of adding more standard features and technology to go compete along with updated exterior design. The 2013 Buick Enclave shares its architecture with a few of his other GM siblings, the Chevrolet Traverse and GMC Acadia, but apart by, designed the most luxurious of the trip by far, has to offer with the best in the luxury segment to compete, the Acura MDX and Volvo XC90. The outside of the enclave, which had in the past year is awkward proportions and a cabin that looked too long attracted, which makes the enclave look more sporty and fits the Buick aesthetic more skillfully. Signature Buick information on how the portholes on the hood and the waterfall grille remain, while adding chrome and LEDs gives the Enclave a premium appearance. The power for added convenience is standard.
2013 Buick Enclave Engine
Under the hood, the 2013 Buick Enclave offers one engine/transmission combination: a 288-HP, 3.6-liter V-6 makes 270 pounds-feet of torque, mated to the six-speed automatic transmission. The front-wheel drive is standard with all-wheel drive as an option for those who will be driving in bad weather. Consumption values checked in city/highway with FWD and 16/ 22 mpg city/highway when equipped with AWD an estimated 17/24 mpg.
2013 Buick Enclave Interior
Inside the 2013 Buick Enclave has to get not so many styling retouches as the exterior, but it still have to write many new features. The dashboard has been renewed to use a centrally mounted touch screen to add the new IntelliLink multimedia system that can make use of Smartphone apps to control. Moreover, the climate control system has been revised and some keys are replaced with capacitive touch controls. Buick has always liked rounded, circular shapes were in their cabins and the Enclave is no exception.
Second row captain’s chairs are standard and cap seating capacity to seven, but a seat of the second row is also offered, which extends the enclave to eight people. Tri-zone automatic climate control, Bluetooth connectivity, USB/iPod connectivity, remote vehicle start and engine front seats are standard. Options include the navigation system, the leather upholstery, the heated front seats and the rear-seat entertainment system.
2013 Buick Enclave Safety
The 2013 Buick Enclave did very well in crash tests, earning the Top Safety Pick award from IIHS and a full five-star overall rating from NHTSA. An electronic stability system, the traction control, the backup camera and plenty of airbags all come standard. Also standard is useful technologies such as OnStar, rear parking sensors and a computer security lock. A blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic messages is optional for the 2013 Buick Enclave.