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2018 Buick Enclave Avenir first drive: Silence please

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Our test model was just under $60K. Pricey, yes, but it’s one of, if not the, quietest three-row utilities on the market, and it has to be the best looking in its class. The third row is also one of the roomiest we’ve ever been in, including full-size competitors like the Navigator and Suburban. If you’re looking to spend between $40K and $60K to haul the family, it’s a must test-drive.

First Drive: 2018 Buick Enclave Avenir

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After a couple of decades trying, Buick designers figured out how to properly modernize its classic, toothy chrome grille look with the new-for-2008 three-row sport/utility flagship, the Enclave. The ten years during which that Buick Enclave has gracefully aged has been kind to General Motors’ middle brand.

First Drive: 2018 Buick Enclave

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick has redesigned the Enclave with a new look for 2018, while on the same vehicle ramping up the luxury with the introduction of Avenir, Buick’s new luxury sub-brand.  The Enclave shares platforms with the Chevrolet Traverse, but is aimed at codling its occupants with a higher degree of comfort, while offering more distinguished, flowing exterior lines.

2018 Buick Enclave First Drive Review: Fortress of quietude

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2018 Enclave is part of Buick's effort to reinvigorate its brand, positioning itself as a maker of "attainable luxury" vehicles. That means a total redesign, a number of safety and technology upgrades, and the introduction of the Avenir sub-brand (think of that last one as sort of the Denali of Buick). It also means more space and more luxury. With this in mind, we traveled to Atlanta to get to know the new Enclave, both in the city and on a long drive through the Blue Ridge Mountains into North Carolina.

2018 Buick Enclave Avenir First Test: Luxury All Around?

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In a time when three-row crossovers have become the new minivans, Buick has launched not only a new model in this segment but also a new subbrand. The Enclave is the first model in getting the Avenir treatment, offering a unique styling, more standard features, and premium materials throughout the cabin.

This Week, We’ll be Driving the New Buick Enclave Avenir

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - In a few days, The Car Guide will get the opportunity to drive the new 2018 Buick Enclave. This midsize SUV was unveiled at the New York Auto Show this past April, in Avenir trim. The Avenir version of Buick’s products is the equivalent of Denali over at GMC, which means more luxury, equipped with just about every possible accessory and technology.