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2017 Buick Enclave vs. 2017 Chevrolet Traverse Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Buick Enclave offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Chevrolet Traverse, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Buick Enclave and the Chevrolet Traverse.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Buick Enclave as you will with the Chevrolet Traverse, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Buick Enclave will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Chevrolet Traverse, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Buick Enclave and the Chevrolet Traverse have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Buick Enclave is about the same width as the Chevrolet Traverse. When looking at overall length, the Buick Enclave takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Chevrolet Traverse.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Buick Enclave and the Chevrolet Traverse are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Buick Enclave has the same turning radius as the Chevrolet Traverse, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Buick Enclave will do just as well as the Chevrolet Traverse, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Buick Enclave and the Chevrolet Traverse.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Buick Enclave and the Chevrolet Traverse. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Buick Enclave as you will in the Chevrolet Traverse.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Buick Enclave than that of the Chevrolet Traverse.

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2017 Buick
Enclave

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MSRP*: $39,065 - $49,625

2017 Chevrolet
Traverse

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MSRP*: $28,700 - $44,045
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City MPG: 15 15
Highway MPG: 22 --
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 8 7 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $37,112 - $47,144 $28,557 - $41,843

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.