2017 Buick Envision is a mid-size SUV built by Buick. The Buick Envision is produced in China by Shanghai GM and was put on sale at the end of 2014. In October 2016 it is available in China, the United States, Canada, and Mexico. On December 4, 2015, he confirmed that the Buick Envision will go on sale in the US from the summer of 2016, becoming the first GM vehicle built in China to be sold in the United States.
Buick Envision 2017 model is offered in all-wheel drive, but add a choice of the front-wheel drive after model 2017 year. The Envision makes its US debut at the International Auto North America on January 11, 2016, as an average CUV size, A second-generation GMC Acadia, and a future Chevrolet equivalent, it plans for 2017.
The announcement on the sale of vehicles to Chinese consumers made in America caused a negative reaction from the United Auto Workers, which just completed a contract agreement with GM and wanted the automaker to build the Envision Stateside and General Motors Who import China Envision is a slap in the face to American taxpayers and men and women who have worked so hard to save GM in its darkest period, “UAW president Dennis Williams and vice president Cindy Estrada, who Heads the GM department of the Union, said in a joint statement on 4 December 2015.
Buick’s spokesman Stuart Fowle also defended the decision to maintain production in China and import it instead of having built it in the United States because it was logical from a commercial point of view: “We already have production (in China) and adding a second manufacturing plant to the volumes we expected in the US was just not possible,” he said. Of manufacturing already in place. We have great confidence in the vehicle. ”
2017 Buick Envision Engine
The US version of 2017 Buick Envision will have two powertrains: a 2.5L four-cylinder LCL with 197 hp (147 kW) and 192 lbs. Ft (260 Nm) and LTG turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder SAE With a power output of 252 horsepower (188 kW) and a 353 N · m output, with a six-speed third-generation gearbox, seven Active Connectivity On-Star / Intellilink. For the model year 2016, it will only be available in the high-level cup but with two options.
2017 Buick Envision MSRP
The adjustments will be extended to five years for the 2017 model year when Buick establishes the MSRP for issuance at $ 34,990 (USD) for the base adjustment.