Buick division of General Motors is known for many successful models of luxury cars. The Buick Enclave 2011 is the full sized crossover Sport Utility vehicle. Enclave 2011 like other models like Chevrolet Traverse 2011, GMC Acadia and Saturn Outlook is built on GM’s Lambda platform. The model Enclave was first showcased as concept car in North American International Auto show in 2006. Enclave is a seven seater SUV which comes with front wheel drive as standard and also in four wheel drive models.
Interiors of Buick Enclave 2011:
The designers of the 7 seater car Buick Enclave have put all their efforts to turn out finest luxury crossover on the roads. The interiors are provided with three rows of luxury seating that offer first class comforts. You will appreciate the fine look and feel of the leather seating surfaces and mahogany inlaid steering wheel and enjoy the comfort offered by plenty of legroom. The seats can be arranged to accommodate up to eight passengers. Not only that, the SmartSlide technology offers the ease with which you can arrange the seats by sliding so that entry to and exit from third rows is easily accomplished by just one hand.
Tri-zone climate controls assure that all the passengers in the Enclave get due comforts no matter where they are seated. With the help of the controls you can set required temperature for the driver, rear passengers or right front passengers independently. Another of the interior feature that enhances the driving pleasure is the special technology that is deployed to block the noise from the engine or the wind shield thus blocking the noise from traffic, city noise or the noise created by wind.
The exteriors of the Buick are designed to match the overall elegant design of the luxury car. The design makes the model to stand apart from the rest in every sense. The attractive curves are typical of the 7 seater car – Buick Enclave. On the front the wraparound Xenon headlamps provide you with brighter light beam that is possible by halogen lamps and thus help you to have a better vision of the road at night. The outside contour lines flow from the headlamps to 3 dimensional multi lens tail lights along with the sculpted lines along the sides. 2011 Buick Enclave is offered with five options of wheels including chrome wheels of 20 inches.
Specifications and Performance:
Buick Enclave are powered by 3.6 liter V6 direct injections engines and they are mated to 6 speed automatic transmission system. The engine with variable valve timing system is capable of delivering 288 bhp power and gives out torque of 270 lb ft. The combination of the efficient engine and the transmission system achieve a high fuel efficiency of 24 mpg and this is a great economy for the vehicle of this size and towing power. The Enclave has a great feature of traction control in conjunction with Stabilitrak system that together act to give unmatched traction power and holds the vehicle to the intended path with optimized direction control. Active Intelligent All Wheel Drive adapted for this 7 seater vehicle works watching all the wheels constantly to get correct traction that helps greatly in slippery and other trying road conditions.
Safety in This 7 Seater SUV:
Enclave is built as a luxury car satisfying the needs of your family the safety is the uppermost concern in your mind; and in that respects Buick Enclave gives you great assurance of safety with the deployment of latest electronic safety systems. Four wheel antilock disc brakes will automatically protect you in any adverse road conditions. OnStar provides the advanced safety technology with automatic crash response and also 6 months of Directions and Connections Plan. With its help, Enclave will respond properly in the event of crash or if you are lost. It is not surprising that Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has made the Enclave the Top Safety Pick by rating the vehicle for the protection against high speed front collision, side crash and roll over tests.
Enclave with rich features of luxury and comforts, performance and utility make a best choice for the seven seater luxury SUV for your and family’s travel needs. Priced around $35,860 for the standard model it is a really worth the investment.