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2015 Buick Enclave vs. 2015 GMC Acadia Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Buick Enclave offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the GMC Acadia, 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 GMC Acadia.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Buick Enclave as you will with the GMC Acadia, 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 is somewhat more expensive than the GMC Acadia. 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 GMC Acadia have similar Destination Charges.

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

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

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Buick Enclave is clearly the choice over the GMC Acadia for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Buick Enclave and the GMC Acadia.

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

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

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2015 Buick
Enclave

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MSRP*: $39,050 - $49,305

2015 GMC
Acadia

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MSRP*: $33,975 - $49,690
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 16 - 17 16 - 17
Highway MPG: 22 - 24 23 - 24
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 7 - 8 8 - 8
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $37,098 - $46,840 $32,276 - $47,206

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