Modern market is always full of latest news in progress, design, configurations of all types of vehicles. Competition is high and demanding, and sometimes, market isn’t big enough for everyone. To avoid such things, many companies don’t make a large gap between launching their models of vehicles. That’s the reason behind latest redesign of 2018 Buick Anthem crossover, with upgraded system. This SUV will contain massive hybrid powertrain, with innovated equipment, which will make opponents look at themselves.
2018 Buick Anthem powertrains
New 2018 Buick Anthem will gain power from two types of engines. Base unit is 2.5-l 4-cylinder unit with 16 valves gives 200 hp and near 190 lb-ft of torque. The engine is supposed to be paired with 6-speed automatic gearbox, with optional manual shifting. Sometimes, transmission box will be connected with other option – a 2.0-l V6 drivetrain. Also, stronger units can get more than 300 hp and 250 pound-feet of torque. However, one of the best facts is that fuel consumption is very economical. Exact numbers are unknown yet. Nevertheless, both options offer smooth ride and excellent handling. This is improvement comparing to last editions of Anthem crossovers.
2018 Buick Anthem styling
The 2018 Buick Anthem will be redesigned in better, modern way, but with no bigger and radical changes. New grille is improved, which we can notice on a front. Also the LED lights are included, and these lead to energy saving. Also, this kind of lightning is very effective for foggy weather. Modified roof and hood is giving the vehicle nice, simple look, with also bigger 17-inch wheels. Interior is fully equipped with seats made of leather. There are a navigation, cameras all around crossover and audio system. Safety features are included and it can better than previous, but specifications are not confirmed yet. New shape of tail lights dominate on rear end.
2018 Buick Anthem release date
Nothing is certain with rumors, since we have no official information. Finally some sources say that the price could be close to $30,000. It is a little bit under for crossovers of this class. This can be only advantage for 2018 Buick Anthem. Company gave some tips about release closer to the end of 2017.