Buick Envision is a five-seat small-size vehicle in the SUV category. For the 2016 model year, there are two trim-lines to choose from, both with the same 2.0L Inline-4 Turbo engine that produces 252 horsepower. EPA-estimated annual premium gasoline expense is $2,250, which over the course of five years will cost you $4,000 in extra fuel spending. Buick Envision has received a 5-stars crash rating from NHTSA.
2016 Envision has a relatively short wheelbase ( 107.9 in) on a narrower body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively lighter with curb weight of 4047 lbs.
2016 Envision seats five adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only one measurement - head - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on shoulders. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Envision has larger than average room for second-row passengers on two measurement, legs and head. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is larger than average among its peers with 57.3 cu. ft.
2016 Envision Premium I
2016 Envision Premium II
|Engine||2.0L Inline-4 Turbo||2.0L Inline-4 Turbo|
|HP||252 hp||252 hp|
|Drivetrain||All Wheel Drive||All Wheel Drive|
|City||20 MPG||20 MPG|
|Highway||26 MPG||26 MPG|
|Combined||22 MPG||22 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$2,250||$2,250|
2016 Envision SUV comes in two trim levels, with an average price that is $2,405 more compared to its rivals. With a lighter body, and on average less powerful engine, Envision has higher-than-average combined fuel economy of 22 mpg.
2016 Envision SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed six complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There are also four recalls issued by Buick, which by itself is a relatively low number.