Compare 2018 Buick Enclave specifications by trim levels

Enclave is a 7-seat SUV from Buick, which first hit the market back in 2008.

With the price tag ranging from $39,995 to $55,715, the Buick Enclave faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Chevrolet Suburban 1500, Dodge Durango, Dodge Journey.

Overview

Wheels

The Buick Enclave has a maximum towing capacity of 5000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The maximum width and height is 78.80mm x 204.30mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2018 Buick Enclave

  • Fuel Tank: 19.4 gal

  • Wheelbase: 120.9 in

  • 0-60 mph: 7.8 sec

  • Ground clearance: 7.6 in

  • Engine: 3.6L V-6

  • Towing capacity: 1500 lbs

  • Curb: 4189 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 7

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 204.3 x 78.8 x 69.9



2018 Buick Enclave Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Buick Enclave is offered in 7 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Buick Enclave safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Buick Enclave specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 3.6L V-6 DOHC

    • Horsepower 310 hp @ 1935

    • Torque 266 lb-ft. @ 2,800

    • Transmission 9-spd auto w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7 - 7.8 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 16 - 16.9 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 204.3 in

    • Width 78.8 in

    • Height 69.9 in

    • Wheelbase 120.9 in

    • Curb Weight 4189 lbs

    • GVWR 6160 lbs

    • Towing capacity 1500 lbs

    • Ground clearance 7.6 in

    • Turning radius 19.5 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Luggage capacity 23.6 ft

    • Cargo capacity 97.6 cu.ft

    • Seats 7

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 19.4 - 21.7 gal

    • WARRANTY

    • Basic Warranty 48/50,000 mths/miles



Specifications

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Exterior length
204.3 in 204.3 in 204.3 in 204.3 in
Exterior body width
78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in
Exterior height
69.9 in 69.9 in 69.9 in 69.9 in
Horsepower
310 hp 310 hp 310 hp 310 hp
Torque
266 lb-ft. 266 lb-ft. 266 lb-ft. 266 lb-ft.
Curb weight
4189 lbs 4189 lbs 4605 lbs 4189 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
6160 lbs 6160 lbs 6400 lbs 6160 lbs
Wheelbase
120.9 in 120.9 in 120.9 in 120.9 in
Turning radius
19.5 '' 19.5 '' 19.5 '' 19.5 ''
Ground clearance
7.6 in 7.6 in 7.6 in 7.6 in
Front legroom
41.2 in 41.2 in 41.2 in 41.2 in
Rear legroom
38.9 in 38.9 in 38.9 in 38.9 in
Front headroom
41 in 41 in 41 in 41 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Front hip room
59 in 59 in 59 in 59 in
Rear hip room
58 in 58 in 58 in 58 in
Front shoulder room
62 in 62 in 62 in 62 in
Rear shoulder room
62 in 62 in 62 in 62 in
Fuel tank
19.4 gal. 19.4 gal. 21.7 gal. 19.4 gal.

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Exterior length
204.3 in 204.3 in 204.3 in
Exterior body width
78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in
Exterior height
69.9 in 69.9 in 69.9 in
Horsepower
310 hp 310 hp 310 hp
Torque
266 lb-ft. 266 lb-ft. 266 lb-ft.
Curb weight
4605 lbs 4189 lbs 4605 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
6400 lbs 6160 lbs 6400 lbs
Wheelbase
120.9 in 120.9 in 120.9 in
Turning radius
19.5 '' 19.5 '' 19.5 ''
Ground clearance
7.6 in 7.6 in 7.6 in
Front legroom
41.2 in 41.2 in 41.2 in
Rear legroom
38.9 in 38.9 in 38.9 in
Front headroom
41 in 41 in 41 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in
Front hip room
59 in 59 in 59 in
Rear hip room
58 in 58 in 58 in
Front shoulder room
62 in 62 in 62 in
Rear shoulder room
62 in 62 in 62 in
Fuel tank
21.7 gal. 19.4 gal. 21.7 gal.

Interior Features

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver driver driver
1-touch window down
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Instrumentation
analog analog analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote trunk release
proximity proximity proximity proximity
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Steering wheel material
leather leather leather leather
Air conditioning, rear
with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power
Rear windows
power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver driver
1-touch window down
front and rear front and rear front and rear
Instrumentation
analog digital digital
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote trunk release
proximity proximity proximity
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2
Steering wheel material
leather leather/genuine wood leather/genuine wood
Air conditioning, rear
with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls

Exterior Features

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote w/tilt down
Sunroof
1st row exterior power sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior power sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior power sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip lip lip
Wheels
18 chrome aluminum 18 chrome aluminum 18 chrome aluminum 18 chrome aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Mirrors, auto dimming
driver driver driver driver
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass with sunshade fixed glass with sunshade fixed glass with sunshade
Bodyside insert
chrome chrome chrome chrome

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone
Grille trim
black w/chrome surround chrome chrome
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote w/tilt down dual power remote w/tilt down
Sunroof
1st row exterior power sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior power sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior power sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip lip
Wheels
18 chrome aluminum 20 painted aluminum 20 painted aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Mirrors, auto dimming
driver driver driver
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass with sunshade fixed glass with sunshade fixed glass with sunshade
Bodyside insert
chrome chrome chrome

Seats

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
7 7 7 7
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way power 6-way power 6-way power 6-way power
Lumbar support
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver
Rear seats
40-40 bucket 40-40 bucket 40-40 bucket 40-40 bucket
Rear head restraints
2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed
Seat trim
cloth leather leather leather
3rd row seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor
manual manual manual power
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
7 7 7
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way power 6-way power 6-way power
Lumbar support
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver driver driver
Rear seats
40-40 bucket 40-40 bucket 40-40 bucket
Rear head restraints
2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed
Seat trim
leather leather leather
3rd row seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor
power power power
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger

Entertainment System

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
6 6 6 10 Bose
1st row LCD screen
2 2 2 2
Equalizer
automatic automatic automatic automatic

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
10 Bose 10 Bose 10 Bose
1st row LCD screen
2 2 2
Equalizer
automatic automatic automatic

Safety and Security Features

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Ignition disable
PASS-Key III PASS-Key III PASS-Key III PASS-Key III
Parking assist
Front and Rear Park Assist
Lane departure warning
Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Automatic Crash Response (airbags and/or sensors)
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Emergency Services
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Crisis Assist
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Remote Door Unlock
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Roadside Assistance
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Remote Horn and Lights
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Hands-Free Calling
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Vehicle Diagnostics
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Ignition disable
PASS-Key III PASS-Key III PASS-Key III
Parking assist
Front and Rear Park Assist Front and Rear Park Assist Front and Rear Park Assist
Lane departure warning
Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Automatic Crash Response (airbags and/or sensors)
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Emergency Services
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Crisis Assist
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Remote Door Unlock
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Roadside Assistance
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Remote Horn and Lights
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Hands-Free Calling
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security
Vehicle Diagnostics
OnStar Security OnStar Security OnStar Security

Mechanical Features

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Engine
3.6L V-6 3.6L V-6 3.6L V-6 3.6L V-6
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel all-wheel drive front-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system
StabiliTrak StabiliTrak StabiliTrak StabiliTrak
Transmission
9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio
3.49 3.49 3.49 3.49

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Engine
3.6L V-6 3.6L V-6 3.6L V-6
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
all-wheel drive front-wheel all-wheel drive
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil
Electronic stability system
StabiliTrak StabiliTrak StabiliTrak
Transmission
9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD 9-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio
3.49 3.49 3.49

Other Specs

Base Front-wheel Drive

Essence Front-wheel Drive

Essence All-wheel Drive

Premium Front-wheel Drive

Luggage capacity
23.6 cu.ft. 23.6 cu.ft. 23.6 cu.ft. 23.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
97.6 cu.ft. 97.6 cu.ft. 97.6 cu.ft. 97.6 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.6 liters 3.6 liters 3.6 liters 3.6 liters
Base engine type
V-6 V-6 V-6 V-6
Horsepower rpm
6,800 6,800 6,800 6,800
Torque rpm
2,800 2,800 2,800 2,800
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
72/70,000 72/70,000 72/70,000 72/70,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
72/unlimited 72/unlimited 72/unlimited 72/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
72/70,000 72/70,000 72/70,000 72/70,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles)
24/24,000 24/24,000 24/24,000 24/24,000
Tires
P255/65SR18.0 BSW AS P255/65SR18.0 BSW AS P255/65SR18.0 BSW AS P255/65SR18.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs.

Premium All-wheel Drive

Avenir Front-wheel Drive

Avenir All-wheel Drive

Luggage capacity
23.6 cu.ft. 23.6 cu.ft. 23.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
97.6 cu.ft. 97.6 cu.ft. 97.6 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.6 liters 3.6 liters 3.6 liters
Base engine type
V-6 V-6 V-6
Horsepower rpm
6,800 6,800 6,800
Torque rpm
2,800 2,800 2,800
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
72/70,000 72/70,000 72/70,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
72/unlimited 72/unlimited 72/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
72/70,000 72/70,000 72/70,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles)
24/24,000 24/24,000 24/24,000
Tires
P255/65SR18.0 BSW AS P255/55SR20.0 BSW AS P255/55SR20.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs.