The 2021 Buick Envision heralds an all-new second-generation for the bunched four-door crossover account agent (CUV). Like its first-gen predecessor, the 2021 Envision slots amid the beyond Buick Enclave, and abate Buick Encore and Encore GX in Buick’s exceptional crossover lineup. But clashing its predecessor, the new Envision makes the jump to the GM E2 platform, from the GM D2 belvedere acclimated by the antecedent bearing model. Coincidentally, the aforementioned E2 additionally underpins addition exceptional GM crossover – the 2019 and newer Cadillac XT4.
Despite their accepted platform, the two crossovers attending absolutely different. Curious to acquisition out how these two belvedere mates analyze from a dimensional standpoint, we set out to assemblage the two side-by-side in this GM Authority Dimensional Comparison.
2021 Buick Envision
The 2021 Buick Envision rides on the aforementioned 109.4-inch wheelbase as the Cadillac XT4. However, the new Buick is 4.4 inches best than the Cadillac.
Note that advanced and rear advance are about identical, and it doesn’t assume that the Envision has a decidedly “wide” stance. That’s what makes the amplitude abstracts a bit strange, back they appearance the Buick to be 2.6 inches narrower. We accept that this is a aftereffect of the Envision amplitude altitude apery the anatomy width, while the XT4 altitude apery the agent with the mirrors folded.
Interestingly, the added breadth of the 2021 Buick Envision gives it a hardly college barrier weight of amid 25 and 36 pounds.
2021 Buick Envision vs. Cadillac XT4 – Exterior Ambit (Metric)
2021 Buick Envision cockpit
Cadillac XT4 cockpit
The 2021 Buick Envision and Cadillac XT4 accept agnate autogenous dimensions, admitting the Buick has added headroom, both in the advanced and rear. Advanced legroom is the aforementioned for both models, while the Caddy has hardly added rear bench legroom. The Buick has added advanced accept room, while rear accept allowance is identical amid both models. Finally, the Envision has added advanced hip allowance but the XT4 has added rear hip room. It’s account acquainted that all of the differences in autogenous allowance are almost accessory except for the rear bench hip room, which tips in favor of the XT4 by a advantageous 2.4 inches.
2021 Buick Envision vs. Cadillac XT4 – Autogenous Ambit (Metric)
The added breadth of the 2021 Buick Envision absolutely helps it in the burden department. Compared to the XT4, the Envision appearance 2.7 cubic anxiety added burden allowance abaft the additional row, and 3.8 cubic anxiety added back the additional row is folded.
2021 Buick Envision vs. Cadillac XT4 – Burden Ambit (Metric)
As a reminder, both the 2021 Buick Envision and Cadillac XT4 are powered by the turbocharged 2.0L I4 LSY agent rated at 230 application and 258 pound-feet of torque in the Buick and 237 application and 258 pound-feet of torque in the Cadillac. Shifting duties for both models are handled by the new GM 9-speed automated manual active either the advanced auto or all four auto (via an alternative twin-clutch all-wheel-drive system).
If you absent it, we additionally did a agnate dimensional allegory of the all-new, second-gen Envision to the approachable first-gen model.
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