2008 Buick Enclave CXL Specs

Buick Enclave

2008 Buick Enclave FWD CXL powered by 3.6-liter V6 Gas Engine with 6-Speed Automatic transmission.

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Starting Price (MSRP)
3.6-liter V6 Gas
6-Speed Automatic
Front-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Seating capacity
7 seater
Trunk Volume
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    3.6-liter V6 Gas
  • Horsepower
    275 hp @ 6600 rpm
  • Torque
    251 lb-ft @ 3200 rpm
  • Transmission
    6-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Front-Wheel Drive


  • Steering Type
    Variable Effort Pwr
  • Turning Diameter
    40.4 ft


  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    19" x 7.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    19" x 7.5"


  • Front Suspension
    4-Wheel Independent
  • Rear Suspension
    4-Wheel Independent


  • Front Tire
  • Rear Tire
  • Spare Tire

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • City
    16 MPG
  • Highway
    24 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    22 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    352 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    528 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    201.8 in
  • Height
    72.2 in
  • Max Width
    79 in
  • Front Width
    67.3 in
  • Rear Width
    67.3 in
  • Wheelbase
    118.9 in
  • Ground Clearance
    8.4 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    7 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    41.3 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    40.4 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    62 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    57.4 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    36.9 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    39 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    61.4 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    57 in
  • Third Row Leg Room
    33.2 in
  • Third Row Headroom
    37.2 in
  • Third Row Shoulder Room
    57.4 in
  • Third Row Hip Room
    48.3 in

Weight and Towing

  • Curb Weight
    4,780 lbs

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Cashmere w/Cocoa Accents, Leather seating surfaces
  • Ebony w/Ebony Accents, Leather seating surfaces
  • Titanium w/Dark Titanium Accents, Leather seating surfaces

Features and Options

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
  • Leather Seats
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof
    Not Available

Additional Packages

CXL Preferred Equipment Group

Includes Standard Equipment

Driver confidence package


includes (AP3) remote vehicle starter system, keyless start, (UD7) Ultrasonic rear parking assist and (XA7) heated washer fluid

FTC chrome package


-includes (C3U) power, tilt-sliding sunroof with additional skylight and (P65) 4-19" x 7.5" (48.3 cm x 19.1 cm) 7-spoke chromed aluminum wheels. (Available for residents of Florida, Texas, California and select adjacent areas. Not available for Fleet ordering.) FTC Chrome Package Includes power, tilt-sliding sunroof with additional skylight and 4 - 19" x 7.5 " (48.3 cm x 19.1 cm) 7-spoke chromed aluminum wheels. Available for residents of Florida, Texas, California and select adjacent areas. Not available for Fleet ordering.

Hit The Road, Accessory Package


includes body-color molded assist steps, Roof Rack Cross Rail Package and cargo area all-weather floor mat. (Not available for Fleet or Government order types.)

Luxury package


includes (DNP) outside, power folding, auto-dimming driver side, body-color, heated mirrors with turn signal indicators, (TSH) articulating headlamps, (N38) power, tilt and telescopic steering column and (KV1) 110 volt inverter Luxury Package Articulating headlamps, power tilt and telescope steering wheel, power folding heated mirrors with integrated turn signals and driver-side auto-dimming feature, includes 115-volt power inverter.

Trailering provision package


4500 lb includes transmission cooler, wiring harness and factory installed hitch Trailer Provision Package Includes Class III hitch receiver, transmission oil cooler and seven-lead wiring harness. Does not include draw bar, hitch pin and retainer clip, hitch ball


Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    4 Years / 50,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    6 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles