2017 Buick Envision

Friday, January 8th 2016. | Buick

2017 Buick Envision as the new mid-size crossover will be a perfect recipe of success for its popularity. In Asian countries, especially in China, Buick is a very popular brand. The Buick Envision is one of the most popular models. The manufacturer will give some refreshment in all sides includes the exterior, interior, and under the hood. The manufacturer tries to release the 2017 Envision in USA, although this car is only available in China. In Buick’s crossover family, this crossover is one of the most significant models. The automaker described it in a press conference.

2017 Envision Front Angle

Exterior

The latest Buick Envision will be modern look. It will be built on the DSXX platform. The new design of this sedan will have a blend of American and European components. Overall structure will have European version, while the front grille and rear will have American version. To provide illumination, the 2017 Buick Envision will be completed with LED Xenon headlights and daytime running lights that have boomerang shape. The manufacturer will also improve the dimension size such as 183 inches long, 66 inches high roof and 72 inches width. The wheelbase will be reduced, so it can improve ease toward driving function. The alloy and chrome detailing will support the wheels. This new car will offer five attractive colors such as topaz brown, snowy brown, charcoal black, purple and silver.

Interior

The interior will be equipped with modern infotainment system. To add beauty and smart infotainment system, the 2017 Buick Envision will be completed with and 8-inches large touch screen that will be connected with My link fun system. Besides that, there will be available air conditioning and external connectivity devices. The Bose audio system will have Active Noise Cancellation that can support the music devices. In addition, there are safety measures- camera, parking sensors, lane departure warning, traction, and stability control as the standard safety features.

Engine

This new mid-size crossover will be powered with a 2.0 liter turbo 4-cylinder engine under the hood. The engine will provide outputs of 256 horsepower and 260 pounds feet of torque. Then it will be combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission. By using the engine, 2017 Buick Envision will reach better acceleration from 0 to 60 mph in just 8.2 seconds. The fuel economy will reach 27 mpg.

Release Date and Price

The 2017 Buick Envision will be available in the market around the last quarter of 2016. Besides that, there is prediction that the price tag will go around between $30.000 and $40.000. This new car will face the main rivals that are BMW X3, Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain.