Buick Enclave - 2009

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Overview

Models:

Buick Enclave CX FWD/AWD and CXL FWD/AWD

Body style / driveline:

crossover / front-engine; front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive

Construction:

body-frame integral

EPA vehicle class:

Sport-utility vehicle

Manufacturing location:

Lansing Delta Township Assy. Plant, Lansing, Mich.

Key competitors:

Acura MDX, Lexus RX350 and Volvo XC90, Audi Q7

Engines

Type:

3.6L V-6 VVT (variable valve timing) with spark-ignition, direct injection

Displacement (cu in / cc):

217 / 3564

Bore & stroke (in / mm):

3.7 x 3.37 / 94 x 85.6

Block material:

sand-cast aluminum with cast-in bore liners

Cylinder head material:

cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable valve timing (VVT)

Fuel delivery:

direct high-pressure fuel injection

Compression ratio:

11.3:1

Horsepower (hp / kW): (est.)

288 / 215 @ 6300 rpm*

Torque (lb-ft / Nm): (est.)

270 / 366 @ 3400 rpm*

Recommended fuel:

regular unleaded

Max. engine rpm (fuel cutoff):

7000

EPA fuel economy (city / hwy):

17 / 24 (FWD)

16 / 22 (AWD)

Transmission

Manufacturer:

GM Powertrain

Type:

Hydra-Matic 6T75 6-speed FWD/AWD automatic transmission

Gear Ratio (:1)

 

First:

4.48

Second:

2.87

Third:

1.84

Fourth:

1.41

Fifth:

1.0

Sixth:

0.74

Reverse:

2.88

Final drive ratio:

3.16 (FWD)

2.73 (AWD)

Chassis/Suspension

Front:

coil-over strut; direct acting stabilizer bar; full perimeter isolated cradle

Rear:

linked H-arm independent suspension; coil springs with twin tube shock absorbers mounted on isolated sub-frame

Steering type:

hydraulic rack-and-pinion; straight ratio and variable effort

Steering ratio:

16.1

Steer wheel turns, lock-to-lock:

2.89

Turning circle, curb-to-curb (ft / m):

40.4 / 12.3

Brakes

Type

4-wheel disc

Rotor diameter (in / mm):

front: 12.8 x 1.1 / 325 x 29, ventilated

rear: 13 x 0.8 / 331 x 20, ventilated

Anti-lock braking system (ABS):

Bosch 8.0 Chassis Controls: ABS / ETC / ESC w/rollover mitigation

Wheels/Tires

Wheel size and type:

18 x 7.5-in; cast aluminum (std)

19 x 7.5-in; cast aluminum (opt)

Tire size and type:

P255/65R18 ALS blackwall (std)

P255/60R19 ALS blackwall (opt)

Dimensions

Wheelbase (in / mm):

119 / 3023

Overall length (in / mm):

201.5 / 5118

Overall width (in / mm):

79.0 / 2006

Overall height (in / mm):

72.5 / 1842

Track

 

Front (in / mm):

67.3 / 1709

Rear (in / mm):

67.1 / 1704

Curb weight (lb / kg):

4780 / 2168 (FWD)

4985 / 2261 (AWD)

Min. ground clearance (in / mm):

7.2 / 182

Interior

Seating capacity:

7 or 8

Headroom

 

First row (in /mm):

40.4 / 1026 (w/o sunroof); 38.5 / 979 (w/ sunroof)

Second row (in / mm):

39.4 / 1000 (w/o sunroof); 38.7 / 984 (w/ sunroof)

Third row (in / mm):

37.8 / 959

Legroom

 

First row (in / mm):

41.3 / 1050

Second row (in / mm):

36.8 / 934

Third row (in / mm):

33.2 / 843

Shoulder room

 

First row (in / mm):

62 / 1576

Second row (in / mm):

61.4 / 1559

Third row (in / mm):

57.4 / 1458

Hip room

 

First row (in / mm):

57.2 / 1452

Second row (in / mm):

57 / 1448

Third row (in / mm):

48.3 / 1227

Cargo volume:

 

Behind first row with second seat folded and third-row seat and cargo management system removed (cu ft / L):

115.3 / 3265

Behind second row with third-row seat and cargo management system removed (cu ft / L):

67.5 / 1912

Behind third row with cargo management system removed (cu ft / L):

23.2 / 657

Capacities

EPA passenger volume (cu ft / L):

153.0 / 4334

Fuel tank (gal / L):

22.0 / 83.3

Engine oil (qt / L):

5.5 / 5.2

Transmission fluid (qt / L):

9.5 / 9.0 (Dexron VI only)

Cooling system (qt / L):

11.8 / 11.2

Max towing capacity (lb / kg):

4500 / 2045

GCWR (lb / kg):

9500 / 4309 (FWD)

9700 / 4400 (AWD)

GVWR (lb / kg):

2908 / 6411 (FWD)

2930 / 6459.5 (AWD)

*SAE certified.

Note: Information shown is current at time of publication.

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