Mid-size segment in Buick lineup of crossovers is going to get new vehicle. The spot between new compact SUV Encore and larger Enclave which belongs to mid-size crossover, is filled with 2018 Buick Envision which is in development phase. Nevertheless, early in 2017 we will have a peak at how it could look, since company is planning to show its concept then. Main rival is going to be Chevrolet with its mid-size SUV Traverse which got new model for 2016. We are sure that Chevy is going to respond to Buick’s innovations and refreshment.
2018 Buick Envision redesign
When we are talking about revisions, new 2018 Buick Envision will have similar look to Lincoln MKC. However, vehicle from Buick stable was accepted as more stylish, mainly because of its cuts and modern curves. If we speak about overall look, it is superb mash up of European and US styling, giving excellent appearance to the Envision. Car is longer than before and it brings more space in the cabin, which is spread for both passengers and storage area. Outside, xenon lights are used for daylight running. If we must say which part is European and which is more North American, there is no doubt that grille end rear end look are American. Although overall length is increased, wheelbase could be shredded. As far as we’ve heard, 2018 Envision will come in five base colors.
2018 Buick Envision equipment
Inside the cabin of the crossover we can find modern 8-ich touch-screen display with great infotainment system installed. Buick is using MyLink technology for connection, while audio system is boosted with Bose audio with Active Noise Cancellation. Seats in 2018 Buick Envision are very quality and comfortable, while safety is improved with a lot of airbags and helping systems. There are parking sensors, lane departure warning systems and rear-view camera helping driver control this crossover easier.
2018 Buick Envision drivetrain
Inside the 2018 Buick Envision there is 2.0-l turbo-charged engine installed. Four-banger can make around 260 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque, which is similar output as current models. With 27 mpg fuel economy, SUV is ranked as average in its class. Finally, it is improved with modifications on 6-speed automatic gearbox.