NAIS 2016 in Detroit brought the answer that will look like a new Buick Envision SUV. More specifically, than was presented model for 2017, and was one of the novelties of Buick’s Stand at the said event. Model shown in 2016 introduced the version for US customers. Now, after more than a year, is expected representation 2018 Buick Envision. Though soon to be available on the market, there is no information on changes in comparison to the 2017 model. By all accounts, the new Envision comes unchanged from the current model.
The vehicle has a dimension of 184 l/72.5 w/67 h inches, with 108 inches wheelbase. Vehicle weight is around 4.000 to 4.100 pounds. This five-seat SUV takes place between the smaller Encore, and larger Enclave models, the Buick SUV’s offer.
Customers in the US market, there are two petrol engines. As the base, there is a 2.5-liter DOHC 4-cylinder SIDI unit. In standard form, this engine comes with FWD drive system. As such, it delivers 197 horsepower and 192 lb-ft of torque. Average fuel consumption is 29 mpg/hwy.
As an optional powertrain, we offer a 2.0-liter Ecotec turbocharged unit. This engine delivers 252 horsepower, with maximum torque of 260 lb-ft. Also available is the All-Wheel Drive with Active Twin Clutch. With this engine, the 2018 Buick Envision is coming up to 60 mph in about 8 seconds.
All these benefits and options, offers, and 2017 models. What should make the shift with the 2018 model is the ability to offer hybrid versions of the model. This information is not officially confirmed, but there are rumors about such a possibility. These sources mention the hybrid drive system, which would make up the petrol engine with around 170 horsepower, with two electric motors.
For the first time, Envision is presented as a concept. This happened in 2011, and it was thought that this concept will flourish like a serial model. However, the Buick Envision gets green light and enters into production. It was first offered as a 2015 model, and only for Chinese customers. However, the company realizes that it did a great job, and the market is expanding to other world markets. 2018 Buick Envision is an indispensable model in Buick’s offer and the US market.
Serial Envision is modeled on the aforementioned concept. For a time when the concept is shown, this model had all the qualities of futuristic design. The serial model is a little ‘Taming’ and mint is accepted in all markets. Compared to the competition, Envision SUV can be proud of their appearance. Many consider their appearance reminiscent of other models from GM’s SUV offerings. Most of it compared to the Chevy Equinox model. However, the greatest truth is that this model is unique and looks like himself.
2018 Buick Envision Price
The base version of the model is available at a price of $ 34,065. This version comes with FWD, 6-speed automatic transmission and 2.5-liter DOHC engine. Top offers makes 2018 Buick Envision Premium II model. This version comes with AWD with Active Twin Clutch 6-speed AT, and 2.0-liter turbo DOHC SIDI engine with VVT. The price of this model is $ 44,960.
There are more and Prefered FWD version priced at $ 35,870, and the FWD Essence, which costs $ 37,720. AWD versions have a higher price. Among them are Prefered AWD ($ 37,720), AWD Essence ($ 39,570), AWD Premium ($ 42,320) as well as said AWD Premium II.