2016 Buick Enclave vs 2016 Ford Explorer

Midsize crossovers and SUVs are some of the most popular vehicles for drivers who are seeking adventure with their friends and family. There are so many brands and models to choose from that it may be incredibly hard to find the right model for you. We are here to help make the decision easier by presenting a comparison of the 2016 Buick Enclave vs 2016 Ford Explorer.

The 2016 Buick Enclave is about three inches longer than the 2016 Ford Explorer, but it offers significantly larger passenger and cargo accommodations. The 2016 Buick Enclave can seat up to eight passengers and offer 23 cubic feet of space for cargo. When more cargo needs to be brought along for bigger adventures, the two rows of rear seats can be folded down to provide 68 to 115 cubic feet of cargo space.

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2016 Buick Enclave VS 2016 Ford Explorer
3.6L VVT V6 Engine Options

3.5L Ti-VCT V6

2.3L I-4 EcoBoost

3.5L V6 EcoBoost
4500 pounds Maximum Towing Capacity 5000 pounds
8 Passenger Accommodation 7
115 cubic feet Max. Cargo Volume 81 cubic feet

2016 Buick Enclave Engine Power

Under the hood of the 2016 Buick Enclave is a 288 horsepower 3.6L VVT V6 engine, which is strong enough to tow up to 4,500 pounds! That is more than enough power to pull a boat or a trailer with a couple of ATVs!

For even better power and traction, you are able to outfit the 2016 Buick Enclave with all-wheel drive, so you will be able to drive confidently on rain-soaked and snow-covered roads!

When you choose the 2016 Buick Enclave, you will experience an estimated 15 mpg-city/22-mpg-highway fuel economy, though it may drop slightly when you choose AWD. The 2016 Buick Enclave is also outfitted with a 22-gallon fuel tank. With one full tank of fuel, you can cover an estimated 484 highway miles. That is enough to get you from Rocky Mount, NC to Atlanta, GA without having to refuel!

To learn more about the 2016 Buick Enclave vs 2016 Ford Explorer comparison, please contact Davenport Autopark and speak to one of our sales professionals!

2016 Buick Enclave on a snowy road
2016 Buick Enclave in the woods
2016 Buick Enclave with open liftgate
Luggage in 2016 Buick Enclave cargo area

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