Drive - Buick Enclave
Award winning automotive journalist Tom Voelk tests the Buick Enclave. The review also includes foot space for his size 11s, bluetooth connectivity (if the car has it), and the ever popular Toliet Paper (TP) test.
Getting the MDX pulled from the mud....
After a long drive out to a remote climbing wall, Joe and I got my MDX stuck in mud almost as deep enough to come up to my waist. We tried everything, and then with limited cell phone reception, a gas light that came on and balled tires, we decided to phone in for help. Enter Jay Young and Baby Lincoln Young. His truck had it's way with good old Darlene.
2012 Buick Enclave: Expert Car Review by Lauren Fix
Courtesy of Time Warner Cable/ YNN Aired: 6/21/2012 The 2012 Buick Enclave is Buick's first luxury crossover. Lauren Fix, the Car Coach, brings us a closer look. Model - 2012 Buick Enclave MPG - 17 city/ 24 hwy mpg. Engine - 3.6L, V-6 288 hp. Transmissions: 6-speed automatic Price - $36,350 4cyl; $42,250 V-6 Test vehicle: $50,985 Crash Test Rating: 5 star Warranty: 3 year / 36,000 miles Built: Lansing, MI- 76% American parts The 2012 Buick Enclave offers best-in-class fuel efficiency ratings, a quiet ride, more interior space and third row seating. Standard features include: •OnStar with turn-by-turn, voice guided navigation •XM Satellite radio •Side/Curtain airbags •Stability and traction control •Power lift gate •19" wheels My test drive to New York City showcased the Enclave's well-equipped, smooth ride, including a Bose premium 5.1 surround system with 10-speakers and DVD rear-entertainment with wireless headsets. All this luxury rode on 20" chrome wheels to make the Enclave a stylish family ride. The OnStar remote link mobile app was fantastic. You can lock/unlock the doors, start the car, send directions to your car from the phone, and search real-time traffic, gas prices, tire pressure and more. Competes with: •Acura MDX •Lexus RX350 •Volvo XC90 •Audi Q5 Likes: •Outstanding fuel economy •Power sunroof with 2nd row skylight •Comfortable ride •Classy design both inside and out •OnStar mobile app and service Dislikes: •Underpowered engine •No heated steering wheel •Pricier than competitors •Seats need to be 8 or 10-ways adjustable The 2012 Buick Enclave is an impressive luxury crossover. It's loaded with the latest technology and guaranteed to provide a smooth ride, responsive handling, and lots of cargo capability.
2012 Mudfest SUV competition
http://drivencarreviews.com/ Are you sure the crossover you?re thinking about buying can handle your demands? The members of NWAPA have done your homework for you. Mudfest 2012 brings over two dozen SUVs and journalists together for two soggy days to pick the best rigs in a number of different categories. If nothing else, you?ll learn your vehicle may be more capable than you thought.