Buick add a neat, sporty looking SUV, to their classy, but somewhat mature line-up. It has all the makings of a success, with pricing to determine its ultimate sales. We look forward to seeing the product in the flesh.
DETROIT — Customers seeking Buick’s styling and refinement within the industry’s most popular segments will have another fresh choice when the 2021 Envision arrives early next year.
“The all-new 2021 Envision is part of Buick’s strategy to grow its family of premium SUVs,” said Duncan Aldred, vice president, Global Buick and GMC. “It joins the new 2020 Encore GX, which offers safety, functionality and styling tailored around the size and space preferences of today’s small and compact SUV buyers.”
The new Envision will also be purposefully contented with standard active safety technologies, such as:
- Automatic Emergency Braking*
- Front Pedestrian Braking*
- Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning*
- Forward Collision Alert*
- Following Distance Indicator*
- Rear Park Assist*
- Safety Alert Seat*
- HD Rear Vision Camera*
Additionally, the new Envision will offer available safety and driver assistance technologies that are important to today’s SUV buyers, including:
- Enhanced Automatic Parking Assist*
- HD Surround Vision*
- Front Park Assist*
- Rear Cross Traffic Alert*
- Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert*
- Head-up Display
- Rear Camera Mirror*
“The design of and technology in the all-new Buick Envision are sure to be a hit in today’s growing premium SUV market,” said Helen Emsley, executive director, Global Buick and GMC Design. “The 2021 Envision will be lower and wider, with premium proportions and striking styling designed to combine the expressiveness of a car with the practicality of an SUV.”
Buick’s popular premium Avenir trim will be available on the 2021 Envision for the first time.
The 2021 Envision will also offer Buick’s first available 10-inch diagonal touchscreen infotainment system, and it will include in-vehicle apps, such as Amazon Alexa built-in1, Spotify, Pandora and Fox Sports. Projection features Apple CarPlay2 and Android Auto3 will also be included.
The Envision will be powered by a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder turbo engine and a nine-speed transmission.
More details for the Envision, including for its Avenir trim, will be revealed later this year.