2017 Buick Envision: A Star is Born
The Buick Envision was introduced towards the end of 2016, but this is the year that its production really begins. The 2017 Buick Envision, an important model for the American manufacturer, is a compact luxury sport utility vehicle that offers several versions, a lot of interior space and a modern and refined cockpit.
Plenty of Features Come Standard with the New 2017 Buick Envision
The 2017 Buick Envision is available starting at $40,095 and comes standard with all-wheel drive, heated seats, OnStar support system with 4G LTE Wi-Fi access, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Sirius XM radio, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.
It also offers 10 airbags and a rearview camera at no extra charge. 18-inch wheels are standard, while the top-of-the-range models offer 19-inch wheels. Several leather colors are offered, and the interior has a sleek finish and uncompromised quality.
Two Engines Offered in the 2017 Buick Envision
Under the hood, the 2017 Buick Envision comes standard with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 197 horsepower and 192 pound-feet of torque. The 2017 Buick Envision’s base engine has an average fuel consumption rating of 11.1 liters per 100 kilometers in the city and 8.4 liters per 100 kilometers on the highway, making it one of the most efficient compact luxury SUVs on the market.
The other option in the engine lineup is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that develops 252 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Like the 2.5-liter engine, the turbo is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.
A sunroof, ventilated seats, heated steering wheel, three-zone climate control, blind spot monitoring system, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, automatic brake with collision warning, Rear heated and navigation system are all catalog options.
Behind the rear seats, Envision owners get 761 liters of cargo space, growing to 1,632 liters when the rear seat is lowered. In terms of towing capacity, the 2017 Buick Envision can tow up to 1,500 pounds, or 680 kilograms, which should meet the needs of most buyers.
On the road, the 2017 Buick Envision offers an impressive balance between comfort and performance. It is refined, smooth, and wraps occupants in a cocoon of silence. On the other hand, it isn’t afraid to take on a winding road, and offers ample power, especially with the turbocharged four-cylinder engine.
To learn more about the 2017 Buick Envision, contact us today at John Bear Buick GMC in St. Catharines!