The Trump administration will begin 25% tariffs on about US$34 billion worth of Chinese goods from from July 6, 2018, and includes Chinese cars.
The 2019 Buick Envision facelift has updated front and rear styling. The 2-liter turbo engine now has 252hp (188kW) and 295 lb-ft (400Nm), and a 9-speed auto.
Buick will begin selling the made-in-China Envision in two upper end trim levels from US$42,995, with lower priced 2017 models coming online in September.
The new Buick Envision will straddle the gap between the Encore and Enclave, and will be the first mass market car imported from China to the USA.
The new Buick Envision SUV sits between the small Encore and the large Enclave, and will be the first major vehicle imported from China to the US.
The Buick Envision, launched in 2014 in China, bridges the considerable gap between the Encore and Enclave.
The new Buick Envision 20T will become the entry-level variant for the brand’s mid-size SUV when it goes on sale some time in April throughout China.
The Buick Envision 20T will go on sale in China from April 2015 with a 124kW/250Nm 1.5-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder direct injection engine.
Reports indicate that the mid-size Buick Envision SUV will hit US showrooms from the third quarter of 2015, with an optional mild hybrid drivetrain.
The mid-size Buick Envision SUV has finally been unveiled at a gala event held in conjunction with the Chengdu Motor Show.