So far, GM Authority shed some light on the 2024 Buick Envista Avenir and 2024 Buick Envista ST (Sport Touring) trim levels. There’s only one more trim level left to cover, so today, we’re taking a closer look at the base 2024 Buick Envista Preferred trim.
The 2024 Buick Envista trim lineup, from bottom to top, consists of Preferred, ST, and Avenir. The Envista Preferred is positioned as the entry-level trim, offering owners a satisfactory combination of premium features and an affordable price.
On the exterior, the entire 2024 Envista lineup features Buick’s latest design language, which draws inspiration from the Buick Wildcat EV concept. Highlights include a long wheelbase, a crossover coupe roofline, and LED checkmark lamps placed high in the fascia. The Preferred trim features a simple front fascia design, along with black wheel arches.
As for rollers, the Preferred rides on standard 17-inch aluminum wheels, while a standard Watts Link suspension system provides the dampening.
On the inside, the cabin is highlighted by 19 inches of combined LCD screens, including an eight-inch diagonal driver information center. An automatic climate control system, flat-bottom steering wheel, and cloth with leatherette seats are standard in the Preferred trim.
All 2024 Buick Envista variants, even the Envista Preferred, feature the Buick Driver Confidence ensemble of safety and driver assistance technologies as standard, which contains the following:
- Automatic Emergency Braking
- Front Pedestrian Braking
- Forward Collision Alert
- Following Distance Indicator
- Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
- IntelliBeam auto high beams
In regard to powertrain, all 2024 Buick Envista models will be equipped with the turbocharged 1.2L I3 LIH gasoline engine, rated at 136 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque. The GM six-speed automatic transmission will serve as the only transmission option.
Pricing for the entry-level 2024 Buick Envista Preferred starts at $23,495, including the destination freight charge. Production will kick off May 2023, with online ordering set to begin later this summer.