2007 Buick Enclave, 2008 MY US

The Buick Enclave is a 5 door suv/sports utility vehicle-bodied car with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. The 6 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 3.6 litres. For this model it develops power and torque figures of 275 bhp (279 PS/205 kW) at 6000 rpm and 340 Nm (251 lbft/34.7 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. Power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 6 speed automatic transmission. The quoted kerb weight is 2168 kg.

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Key facts

2007 Buick Enclave, 2008 MY US information summary

What body style?
5 door suv/sports utility vehicle with 7/8 seats
How long?
5118 mm
How heavy?
2168 kg
What size engine?
3.6 litre, 3564 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
279 PS / 275 bhp / 205 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
340 Nm / 251 ft.lb / 34.7 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How economical?
16/24 US MPG city/highway

Buick Enclave models

5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FF 6A 3564 cm3 292 PS 288 bhp 215 kW 2143 kg
5 door suv/​sports utility vehicle FA 6A 3564 cm3 292 PS 288 bhp 215 kW 2233 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 3564 cm3 292 PS 288 bhp 215 kW 2139 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FA 6A 3564 cm3 292 PS 288 bhp 215 kW 2228 kg

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2007 Buick Enclave data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type7/8 seater suv/sports utility vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3023 mm 119 inches
Track/tread (front) 1709 mm 67.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1704 mm 67.1 inches
Length 5118 mm 201.5 inches
Width 2007 mm 79 inches
Height 1842 mm 72.5 inches
Ground clearance 182 mm 7.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 2168 kg 4780 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 83.3 litres 18.3 UK Gal 22 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code LY7
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3.6 litre
3564 cc
(217.489 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94 × 85.6 mm
3.7 × 3.37 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
279 PS (275 bhp) (205 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
77.2 bhp/litre
1.26 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
340 Nm (251 ft·lb) (34.7 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
95.4 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system SPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1198.8 kPa (173.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 594 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 128.61 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
94.59 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
126.85 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.57 kg/kW
17.66 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 16/24 US MPG city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km14.7/9.8 l/100km city/highway
km/litre6.8/10.2 km/l city/highway
UK MPG19.2/28.8 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG16.0/24.0 US MPG city/highway
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.890
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7½ x 18
Wheel size rear 7½ x 18
Tyres front P255/65 R 18 ALS
Tyres rear P255/65 R 18 ALS
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 325 mm
Rear brake diameter 330 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.74
Final drive ratio 3.16
general
Carfolio.com ID171644
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Buick Enclave added 2008-03-27.
Last modified 2013-02-28.