2015 Buick Enclave Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$39,050-$49,305
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What's New for 2015:

  • Heated steering wheel added to Leather and Premium equipment groups
  • Four new exterior colors
  • One new interior color

Introduction
The 2015 Buick Enclave is a full-size crossover SUV designed to seat up to 8 people in 3 rows of seats. Due to Buick's position as a premium brand, the Enclave competes against the most expensive mainstream family crossovers as well as with more basic versions of larger luxury SUVs.

Models and Features
Buick sells the Enclave with standard equipment and a choice between three equipment groups called Convenience, Leather, and Premium.

The Convenience group features are essentially standard. Upgrading to the Leather group adds leather seats, 8-way power-adjustable front passenger's seat, heated front seats, heated steering wheel, and driver memory settings. A side blind-zone alert system with rear cross-traffic alert is also included, as well as larger 19-in. aluminum wheels.

The Premium group is equipped with a navigation system, premium audio system, ventilated front seats, and a power tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel. Safety features include forward-collision alert and lane-departure warning systems, and the Enclave Premium adds chrome wheels, power-folding exterior mirrors with driver's side auto-dimming glass and integrated turn signal indicators, and articulating HID headlights that help the driver to see around dark corners.

Under the Hood
Buick keeps things simple under the Enclave's hood. A 288-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine and a 6-speed automatic transmission represent the sole powertrain offering, and this SUV is equipped with standard front-wheel drive (FWD). An all-wheel-drive (AWD) system is optional.

Fuel Economy
According to the EPA, the 2015 Enclave is estimated to get 17 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway with standard FWD. Opt for AWD and those numbers drop to 16 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.

Safety and Technology
As standard equipment, the 2015 Enclave includes a reversing camera and a front center air bag designed to protect the driver and front-seat passenger from crash forces originating from the opposite side of the SUV from where they are seated.

Following the collision and air bag deployment, the standard OnStar system's Automatic Crash Response feature automatically dials an emergency operator in order to speed rescuers to the scene of the accident, as long as the OnStar subscription is active. OnStar also provides a RemoteLink mobile app for smartphones, allowing owners to lock or unlock the Enclave from a remote location, start the engine to heat or cool the cabin prior to driving, and more.

The Enclave's standard IntelliLink technology is also compatible with a smartphone. Together with the standard Color Touch radio, these systems provide Bluetooth connectivity and voice-recognition technology, as well as HD Radio, satellite radio, Pandora Internet radio, and a USB port. A navigation system is available as an upgrade.

Enclave buyers can also select an optional rear-seat entertainment system with a single viewing screen, audio/video input jacks, and a 3-prong, 120-volt, household-style power outlet, making it perfect for attaching gaming systems.

What's New for 2015:

  • Heated steering wheel added to Leather and Premium equipment groups
  • Four new exterior colors
  • One new interior color

Introduction
The 2015 Buick Enclave is a full-size crossover SUV designed to seat up to 8 people in 3 rows of seats. Due to Buick's position as a premium brand, the Enclave competes against the most expensive mainstream family crossovers as well as with more basic versions of larger luxury SUVs.

Models and Features
Buick sells the Enclave with standard equipment and a choice between three equipment groups called Convenience, Leather, and Premium.

The Convenience group features are essentially standard. Upgrading to the Leather group adds leather seats, 8-way power-adjustable front passenger's seat, heated front seats, heated steering wheel, and driver memory settings. A side blind-zone alert system with rear cross-traffic alert is also included, as well as larger 19-in. aluminum wheels.

The Premium group is equipped with a navigation system, premium audio system, ventilated front seats, and a power tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel. Safety features include forward-collision alert and lane-departure warning systems, and the Enclave Premium adds chrome wheels, power-folding exterior mirrors with driver's side auto-dimming glass and integrated turn signal indicators, and articulating HID headlights that help the driver to see around dark corners.

Under the Hood
Buick keeps things simple under the Enclave's hood. A 288-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine and a 6-speed automatic transmission represent the sole powertrain offering, and this SUV is equipped with standard front-wheel drive (FWD). An all-wheel-drive (AWD) system is optional.

Fuel Economy
According to the EPA, the 2015 Enclave is estimated to get 17 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway with standard FWD. Opt for AWD and those numbers drop to 16 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.

Safety and Technology
As standard equipment, the 2015 Enclave includes a reversing camera and a front center air bag designed to protect the driver and front-seat passenger from crash forces originating from the opposite side of the SUV from where they are seated.

Following the collision and air bag deployment, the standard OnStar system's Automatic Crash Response feature automatically dials an emergency operator in order to speed rescuers to the scene of the accident, as long as the OnStar subscription is active. OnStar also provides a RemoteLink mobile app for smartphones, allowing owners to lock or unlock the Enclave from a remote location, start the engine to heat or cool the cabin prior to driving, and more.

The Enclave's standard IntelliLink technology is also compatible with a smartphone. Together with the standard Color Touch radio, these systems provide Bluetooth connectivity and voice-recognition technology, as well as HD Radio, satellite radio, Pandora Internet radio, and a USB port. A navigation system is available as an upgrade.

Enclave buyers can also select an optional rear-seat entertainment system with a single viewing screen, audio/video input jacks, and a 3-prong, 120-volt, household-style power outlet, making it perfect for attaching gaming systems.

Available Trims for the 2015 Buick Enclave
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name Convenience (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic MSRP 39050.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Leather (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic MSRP 43450.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Premium (FWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic MSRP 47305.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 17/24
Name Leather (AWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic MSRP 45450.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name Premium (AWD 4dr) Transmission Automatic MSRP 49305.00 Engine 3.6L/217 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
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INTERIOR
  • Seating, 7-passenger, front bucket second-row captain's chairs, flat folding and SmartSlide access to third row, third row flat folding 60/40 split bench
  • QuietTuning Buick exclusive process to reduce, block and absorb noise and vibration to create a quiet interior cabin
  • Seat adjuster, driver 8-way power with power recline and lumbar control
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 2-way power (fore/aft) with manual recline and lumbar
  • Floor mats, carpeted front, second and third row
  • Steering column, tilt and telescopic
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped with Mahogany wood accents
  • Steering wheel controls, mounted audio controls and cruise controls
  • Instrumentation includes Driver Information Center, tachometer, speedometer, fuel, coolant temperature, battery, gear selector, outside air temperature and (U80) compass display
  • Instrumentation, analog with mpg speedometer and tachometer
  • Instrumentation, engine oil life monitor
  • Windows, power with driver Express-Up and -Down features, passenger Express-Down feature
  • Door locks, power programmable with lockout protection
  • Universal Home Remote, includes garage door opener, 3-channel programmable
  • Cruise control
  • Remote Keyless Entry, extended-range
  • Remote vehicle starter system
  • Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASS-Key III, engine immobilizer with content theft alarm
  • Air conditioning, tri-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver, right front passenger and rear seat occupants
  • Defogger, rear-window electric
  • Glovebox, locking, passenger-side of instrument panel
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming
  • Visors, driver and front passenger illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Storage system, rear cargo area under floor
  • Seats, heated driver and front passenger
  • Seat adjuster, driver 8-way power with power recline and 2-way power lumbar control and memory
  • Seat adjuster, passenger 8-way power with power recliner and 2- way power lumbar
  • Memory settings, memory "presets" for 2 drivers with 8-way power driver seat includes easy exit driver seat, power outside mirrors, and power tilt and telescopic steering column (if equipped)
  • Steering wheel, heated
  • Seats, heated and cooled driver and front passenger
  • Steering column, power tilt and telescopic
  • Forward Collision Alert and Lane Departure Warning
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 18" (45.7 cm) painted aluminum
  • Tires, P255/65R18-109S all-season, blackwall
  • Wheel, 17" (43.2 cm) compact steel spare wheel and tire
  • Luggage rack side rails, roof-mounted, chromed
  • Headlamps, High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Xenon, projector lamps hi/low bi-functional with blue tint lenses and chromed bezels
  • Headlamp control, automatic on and off
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted, rear-side, quarter panel and liftgate
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, body-color, manual-folding with integrated turn signal indicators
  • Wipers, front intermittent with structureless wiper blades
  • Wiper, rear intermittent with washer
  • Liftgate, rear power
  • Wheels, 4 - 19" x 7.5" (48.3 cm x 19.1 cm) aluminum
  • Tires, P255/60R19-108S all-season, blackwall, Michelin
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, body-color, manual-folding with integrated turn signal indicators (Includes driver side memory feature.)
  • Wheels, 19" (48.3 cm) Chrome-Clad aluminum, 9-spoke
  • Headlights, articulating
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, power-folding and driver-side auto-dimming, body-color with integrated turn signal indicators and driver-side memory
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, 3.6L Variable Valve Timing V6 with SIDI (Spark Ignition Direct Injection), DOHC (288 hp [214.7 kW] @ 6300 rpm, 270 lb-ft of torque [364.5 N-m] @ 3400 rpm)
  • Transmission, 6- speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive
  • Axle, 3.16 ratio, final drive
  • Front wheel drive
  • Alternator, 170 amps
  • Trailering provisions, 2000 lbs. (907 kg)
  • GVWR, 6411 lbs. (2908 kg)
  • Suspension, Premium Ride, 4-wheel independent
  • Steering, power, variable effort
  • Exhaust, dual-outlet stainless-steel with bright tips integrated in fascia
  • Drivetrain, all-wheel drive
  • GVWR, 6459 lbs. (2930 kg)
PACKAGE
  • Premium Package includes (DNP) outside, power folding, auto-dimming driver side, body-color, heated mirrors with turn signal indicators, (TSH) articulating headlights, (N38) power, tilt and telescopic steering column and (KB6) heated and cooled driver and front passenger seats
SAFETY
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • Traction control, full-range
  • StabiliTrak Stability Control System with roll over mitigation
  • Daytime Running Lamps, includes automatic exterior lamp control
  • Air bags, frontal and side-impact for driver and front passenger driver inboard seat-mounted side-impact and head curtain side-impact for all rows in outboard seating positions (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
  • Air bags, front passenger air bag suppression (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
  • Automatic Occupant Sensing System, sensor indicator inflatable restraint, front passenger/child presence detector
  • Child seat restraint system, rear facing
  • OnStar Directions and Connections plan for 6 months including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance and Turn-by-Turn Navigation (Visit www.onstar.com for vehicle availability, details and system limitations. Services may vary by model and conditions.)
  • Rear Parking Assist, Ultrasonic with audible warning
  • Rear Vision Camera, integrated into IntelliLink display
  • Door locks, rear child security
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System
  • Side Blind Zone Alert with Cross Traffic Alert
ENTERTAINMENT
  • Audio system, Color Touch radio with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM radio with CD player 6.5" diagonal touch-screen display, USB port and auxiliary input jack
  • Audio system feature, standard speaker system
  • IntelliLink includes personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system, HMI (Human Machine Interface), phonebook access, voice recognition for audio, phone, phonebook and music selection; Pandora and Stitcher smartphone compatible, software Bluetooth and smartphone
  • Audio system feature, USB port, located in the center console
  • USB port, 2 charging-only ports located in the rear of the center console
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2015 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month All Access trial subscription with over 150 channels including commercial-free music, plus sports, news and entertainment. Plus you can listen to SiriusXM Internet Radio everywhere on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Welcome to the world of SiriusXM. (IMPORTANT: The SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial package is not provided on vehicles that are ordered for Fleet Daily Rental ("FDR") use. If you decide to continue listening after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call us at 1-866-635-2349. See our Customer Agreement
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2015 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month All Access trial subscription with over 150 channels including commercial-free music, plus sports, news and entertainment. Plus you can listen to SiriusXM Internet Radio everywhere on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Welcome to the world of SiriusXM. (Replaced by (UBS) NavTraffic when (UI8) Color Touch Navigation with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM stereo with CD player or (UI7) Color Touch Navigation with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM stereo with CD/DVD player are ordered. IMPORTANT: The SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial package is not provided on vehicles that are ordered for Fleet Daily Rental ("FDR") use. If you decide to continue listening after your trial, the subscription p
  • Audio system, Color Touch Navigation radio with IntelliLink AM/FM/SiriusXM radio with CD player, 6.5" diagonal touchscreen display, includes Advanced Bose 10-speaker system, USB port, auxiliary input jack and rear audio controls with 2 headphone jacks (headphones not included).
  • Bose Sound System single CD Player with MP3 playback. Includes Advanced Bose 10-speaker system, ETR AM/FM stereo, auxiliary audio jack which enables plug/play connection of all auxiliary audio players, speed-compensated volume, Theftlock, Radio Data System (RDS) and rear audio controls with 2 headphone jacks (headphones not included)
  • Audio system feature, Bose performance enhanced premium 10- speaker system (Included with (PCU) Bose Sound System. Required with (UI8) Color Touch Navigation with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM radio with CD player.)
  • Audio system controls, rear with headphone jacks and display (Included with (PCU) Bose Sound System, (UI8) Color Touch Navigation with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM radio with CD player, (UI4) Color Touch radio with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM radio with CD/DVD player or (UI7) Color Touch Navigation with IntelliLink, AM/FM/SiriusXM radio with CD/DVD player.)
  • NavTraffic is available in over 130 markets and works with your vehicle's navigation system to give you detailed traffic data right when you need it most - while you're driving. You'll avoid traffic tie-ups, save time and gas by getting alternate routes, and, in some cases, receive traffic speed and drive-time information. Plus, you can use NavTraffic at the same time you're enjoying SiriusXM Satellite Radio. You'll find that once you start using NavTraffic, you won't want to drive without it (SiriusXM Satellite Radio and NavTraffic subscriptions are sold separately or as a package after trial period. If you decide to continue listening after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew and you will be charged according to your chose

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