Initially developed for the Chinese market, the compact Envision slots between the smaller Encore GX and the midsize Enclave in Buick’s crossover-only lineup. Like a number of competitors, it features a turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine. Output is rated at 228 horsepower along with 258 lb-ft. of torque. A nine-speed automatic transmission handles shifting, while AWD is optional. There are three trim levels to choose from including Preferred, Essence and Avenir.
- Very good reliability ratings
- User-friendly infotainment system
- Welcoming interior
- Light and unresponsive steering
- No fun factor at all
- Enigmatic resale value