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2018 Buick Enclave Overview

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The all-new Buick Enclave has been redesigned for 2018. You may have seen the Enclave in the past, but the new and improved luxury SUV is dressed to impress this year.

The 2018 Buick Enclave is available in four trim levels: Enclave, Essence, Premium, and Avenir.


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2018 Buick Enclave

What’s New for the 2018 Buick Enclave?

The Buick Enclave was entirely redesigned for the 2018 model year, including the addition of the range-topping Avenir model. The exterior received an adjustment from last year’s model, giving the Enclave a stronger, more athletic stance, as well as lowering the roof line for a sharper windshield angle. The vehicle was expanded, increasing the overall interior space by 10 percent. Drivers can also enjoy the addition of QuietTuning with a new active noise cancellation feature.

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2018 Buick Enclave Exterior

With the delicately sculpted exterior and deeply sloped windshield, the 2018 Buick Enclave offers a tough, athletic stance you can spot from a distance. The Enclave also incorporates LED lighting throughout the vehicle’s exterior with LED headlights and LED daytime running lamps. A standard, hands-free power-programmable lift gate adds extra convenience for drivers loading cargo with a full set of hands.

The 2018 Buick Enclave is available in ten exterior colors: Satin Steel Metallic, Summit White, Quicksilver Metallic, White Frost Tricoat, Ebony Twilight Metallic, Red Quartz Tintcoat, Havana Metallic, Black Cherry Metallic, Dark Slate Metallic, and Pepperdust Metallic.

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Exterior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave

  • Hands-free power-programmable liftgate, LED headlights, Unique accent color rocker panel moldings, Outside heated power-adjustable mirrors with turn signal indicators, 18-inch painted aluminum wheels, Acoustic laminated windshield, LED daytime running lamps, Deep-tinted glass, Roof-mounted side rails, Rear spoiler, Bright chrome body side moldings, Headlamp control with automatic on/off, Upper and lower active shutters, Body-color door handles with chrome insert

Exterior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave Essence
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  • Driver Confidence Package

Exterior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave Premium
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  • Outside heated power-adjustable power-folding mirrors with turn signal indicators, Premium Package, Intellibeam(R)  headlamps, Memory Package, Driver Confidence Package II

Exterior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave Avenir
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  • Avenir Package, 20-inch aluminum wheels with premium Pearl Nickel finish, Power dual moonroof with rear fixed skylight

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2018 Buick Enclave Performance

Under the hood of the 2018 Buick Enclave is a 3.6-liter V6 engine paired to a nine-speed automatic transmission. The powertrain produces 310 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque across all trim levels. Drivers can also choose their drivetrain: front-wheel drive (FWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD).

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2018 Buick Enclave Efficiency

The 2018 Buick Enclave’s efficiency is dependent on the consumer’s choice of drivetrain. When equipped with front-wheel drive (FWD), the 2018 Buick Enclave earns an estimated 18 mpg in the city, 26 mpg on the highway, and 21 mpg combined.* When equipped with all-wheel drive (AWD), the Enclave drops its efficiency slightly to an estimated 17 mpg in the city, 25 mpg on the highway, and 20 mpg combined.*

*EPA estimated FWD 18 City/26 Hwy /21 Combined, AWD 17 City/25 Hwy/20 Combined.

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2018 Buick Enclave Interior

As a luxury Buick, the 2018 Enclave offers advanced technology and premium materials inside the cabin. With an OnStar® 4G LTE built-in Wi-Fi® hotspot as a standard, you’ll have no issue staying connected behind the wheel. The standard trim also offers a leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated front seats, and a cabin humidity sensor. If you’re looking for driver-assist technologies, the Essence comes equipped with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert.

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Interior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave

  • Interior: Eight-point digital compass, Leather-wrapped steering wheel, Six-way power-adjustable front passenger seat, Tri-zone automatic climate control, Remote start, Eight-way power driver seat adjuster, Keyless Open and Start, Heated driver and front passenger seats, Seven-passenger seats, Active Noise Cancellation, Cabin humidity sensor, Driver and front passenger power lumbar seat control, Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Radio and Technology: OnStar® 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi® hotspot, Driver Information Center with enhanced 4.2-inch diagonal screen, Buick Infotainment System with 8-inch diagonal color touchscreen, Rear Park Assist, Cruise control, Universal Home Remote, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with limited trial subscription, OnStar® Guidance Plan Limited Trial Service, USB ports, Rear vision camera

Interior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave Essence
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  • Interior: In-vehicle air ionizer
  • Radio and Technology: Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert

Interior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave Premium
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  • Interior: Power tilt and telescopic steering column, Ventilated driver and front passenger seats, Heated second-row seats, Power-folding third-row seats, Heated steering wheel
  • Radio and Technology: Forward Collision Alert, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, 120-volt power outlet, Bose® performance-enhanced premium 10-speaker system, Following Distance Indicator, HD Radio™, Front Pedestrian Braking, Front and Rear Park Assist

Interior features available on the 2018 Buick Enclave Avenir
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  • Interior: Leather-wrapped steering wheel with wood accents, Avenir script sill plates
  • Radio and Technology: Buick Infotainment System with Navigation and 8-inch diagonal color touchscreen, Wireless charging, Driver Information Center with enhanced 8-inch diagonal screen

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2018 Buick Enclave Safety

A rear-vision camera comes standard across all trim levels of the 2018 Buick Enclave, making it easier than ever to maneuver your SUV in tight parking spaces and narrow roads. If you need additional assistance with your parking, the Buick Enclave comes with Rear Park Assist, a driver-assist technology to make it parking easier than ever. Drivers of the 2018 Enclave also experience precise handling with an electronic traction control system and a StabiliTrak® electronic stability control system.

Standard Safety Features on the 2018 Buick Enclave

  • StabiliTrak® electronic stability control system
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • Rear Park Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Automatic Occupant Sensing System
  • LATCH system
  • Rear child security door locks
  • Electronic traction control
  • Air bag system including front air bags, seat-mounted air bags, front center air bag, and head-curtain airbags

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