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2023 Buick Enclave Essence - Specs & Features

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Starting MSRP
Engine TypeGas
Transmission9-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeFront wheel drive
Total Seating7
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
EPA city/highway MPG18/26 MPG
EPA combined MPG21 MPG
Range in miles (city/hwy)342.0/494.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity19.0 gal.
Base engine size3.6 L
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower310 hp @ 6,800 rpm
Torque266 lb-ft @ 2,800 rpm
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Valve timingVariable
Direct injectionStandard
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity5,000 lbs.
Transmission9-speed shiftable automatic
Drive typeFront wheel drive
Four-wheel independent suspensionStandard
Front and rear stabilizer barStandard
Length204.8 in.
Overall width with mirrors89.3 in.
Overall width without mirrors78.7 in.
Height69.9 in.
Wheelbase120.9 in.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place23.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity97.4 cu.ft.
Turning circle39.0 ft.
Ground clearance7.5 in.
Curb weight4,359 lbs.
Maximum towing capacity5,000 lbs.
Gross weight6,160 lbs.
Exterior Colors
  • Cherry Red Tintcoat
  • Emperor Blue Metallic
  • Sage Metallic
  • Summit White
  • White Frost Tricoat
  • Ebony Twilight Metallic
  • Moonstone Gray Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Whisper Beige Seats w/Ebony Interior Accents, leather
  • Dark Galvanized Seats w/Ebony Interior Accents, leather
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room42.6 in.
Front leg room44.7 in.
Front shoulder room62.2 in.
Front hip room59.0 in.
Bucket front seatsStandard
8-way power driver seatStandard
Height adjustable driver seatStandard
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportStandard
6-way power passenger seatStandard
2-way manual passenger seat adjustmentStandard
Height adjustable passenger seatStandard
Passenger seat with power adjustable lumbar supportStandard
Multi-level heated driver seatStandard
Multi-level heated passenger seatStandard
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room39.9 in.
Rear leg room38.3 in.
Rear shoulder room61.6 in.
Rear hip room57.7 in.
Folding rear seatbackStandard
Reclining rear seatsStandard
Folding center armrestStandard
Manual folding split-bench third row seatsStandard
Blind spot and lane departure warnings accident avoidance systemStandard
Lane keep assistStandard
Rear cross traffic alertStandard
Pre-collision safety systemStandard
Post-collision safety systemStandard
Dual front side-mounted airbagsStandard
Front, rear and third row head airbagsStandard
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationStandard
Stability controlStandard
Traction controlStandard
Child seat anchorsStandard
Rear door child safety locksStandard
4-wheel ABSStandard
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesStandard
Emergency braking preparationStandard
Emergency braking assistStandard
Tire pressure monitoringStandard
Dusk sensing headlampsStandard
Auto delay off headlampsStandard
LED headlampStandard
Daytime running lightsStandard
Turn signal mirrorsStandard
2 front headrestsStandard
Front height adjustable headrestsStandard
2 rear headrestsStandard
Rear folding headrestsStandard
Remote anti-theft alarm systemStandard
Engine immobilizerStandard
Build Your 2023 Enclave
At a Glance:
  • 3 Trims
  • $44,800starting MSRP
Build &
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In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
8.0" infotainment display sizeStandard
AM/FM stereoStandard
6 total speakersStandard
Android Auto/Apple CarPlayStandard
USB connectionStandard
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlStandard
Satellite radio satellite radioStandard
3 months of provided satellite radio serviceStandard
Speed sensitive volume controlStandard
Power Feature
Power Feature
4 one-touch power windowsStandard
Hands-free entryStandard
Heated mirrorsStandard
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Keyless ignitionStandard
Tilt and telescopic steering wheelStandard
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelStandard
Electric power steeringStandard
Rear view cameraStandard
Front and rear parking sensorsStandard
Wireless chargingStandard
Cruise controlStandard
Universal remote transmitter (for garage door, security system, etc.)Standard
Front, rear and 3rd row cupholdersStandard
Front and rear door pocketsStandard
Front seatback storageStandard
Manual rear seat easy entryStandard
Leather steering wheelStandard
Heated steering wheelStandard
Three zone climate controlStandard
Rear ventilation ducts with fan controlStandard
Interior air filtrationStandard
Sun sensorStandard
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsStandard
Electrochromatic inside rearview mirrorStandard
Turn signal in mirrorsStandard
Trip computerStandard
External temperature displayStandard
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Painted alloy wheelsStandard
18 in. wheelsStandard
All season tiresStandard
255/65R18 tiresStandard
Temporary spare tireStandard
Underbody mounted spare tireStandard
Emergency ServiceStandard
Airbag Deployment NotificationStandard
Stolen Vehicle Tracking/AssistanceStandard
Hands-Free CallingStandard
Roadside AssistanceStandard
Concierge ServiceStandard
Destination guidance (also Turn-by-Turn Navigation)Standard
Destination DownloadStandard
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust6 yr./ 100,000 mi.
Roadside assistance5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Mechanical Options
Mechanical Options
Engine Block Heater +$100
Trailering Package +$650
Technology Package +$1,450
Experience Buick Package +$2,795
Black Accent Package +$950
Touring Package +$2,925
Hit The Road Package +$1,450
Luxury Package +$1,770
Safety & Security Options
Safety & Security Options
Roadside Safety Package +$165
Interior Options
Interior Options
Buick Interior Protection Package +$275
Collapsible Cargo Area Organizer +$155
Foldable Cargo Organizer +$205
Sound and Sites Package +$1,555
Credit - Not Equipped w/Heated or Ventilated Seats -$50
Credit - Not Equipped w/Heated Steering Wheel -$25
Cargo Package +$235
3 Years of OnStar & Connected Services Plan (Fleet) +$1,500
Floor Liner Package +$425
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Roof Rack Cross Rails +$335
Front License Plate Bracket Mounting Package +$40
Black Thatcham Wheel Locks +$0
20" Machined Faced Aluminum Wheels w/Satin Graphite Pockets +$2,195
Chrome Thatcham Wheel Locks +$95
20" Midnight Silver Painted Aluminum Wheels +$2,195
20" Chrome Wheels +$3,395
Puddle Lamps +$135
Keyless Entry Keypad +$220
Front and Rear Splash Guards +$350
Sport Touring Edition +$1,695
Molded Assist Steps +$1,165