In a world of three-row crossovers, you won’t find much better choices than the Enclave model. The 2020 Buick Enclave is coming to the markets later this year once again and it will bring smaller updates. The 2019 Enclave got major updates and the overhaul of this model is set for 2021.
For that reason, the upcoming Enclave will hit the markets with minor refreshments. That includes new exterior colors and the interior that will get more standard features. Powered by the 3.6-liter V6, Enclave might introduce an all-new 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo engine.
2020 Buick Enclave Changes And Upgrades
The forthcoming 2020 Buick Enclave will retain its current appearance. The luxury three-row crossover won’t get major updates this time around. Its predecessor was the model that undergo more serious changes and upgrades. For that reason, Buick might only introduce new exterior colors. The front end looks modern and also clean while the slat-styled grille adds beautiful chrome trims. LED headlights are standard, along with the LED daytime running lights.
The most expensive trim level is called Avenir. This model is offering a 3D mesh grille, sportier and more premium look with the sleeker roofline and boxier shape. The 2021 Enclave will get more serious upgrades, and Buick will switch this model from C1 to the VSS-F platform.
2020 Buick Enclave Interior Design
The cabin of the all-new 2020 Buick Enclave looks very modern, clean and upscale. It is a luxury three-row crossover SUV after all so don’t expect anything less than that. The interior is offering plenty of space and great comfort. Second-row seats are actually captain’s chairs and the bench won’t be in the offer. In the third row, legroom is ample, just like the headroom and shoulder room.
The dash adds the same 8.0-inch touchscreen that comes as standard. Moreover, new Enclave might introduce more standard equipment than before. Unfortunately, that would be the only interior upgrade for the 2020 model. Besides that, the cargo area is rated at 97.6 cubic feet of room with the second and third-row seats folded flat.
Powertrain Options Of The New 2020 Buick Enclave
The luxury crossover SUV will continue to ride on the existing 3.6-liter V6 gasoline engine. This unit is generating up to 310 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque. The V6 engine is available with a 9-speed automatic transmission and the front-wheel-drive setup is standard.
Of course, all-wheel-drive will be on the list of options as well. Latest reports are suggesting an all-new four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbo unit that will arrive with the stop/start system.
Equipping 2020 Buick Enclave with the FWD system will provide 18 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. On the other hand, AWD setup is rated at 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.
2020 Buick Enclave Price and Release Date
The price of the upcoming 2020 Buick Enclave starts between $43,000 and $46,000. This three-row luxury crossover will compete with established competitors like Infiniti QX60 and Acura MDX. New Enclave will go on sale later in 2019 and it will be sold mostly in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.