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2012 Ford Flex

2012 Buick Enclave

  2012 Ford Flex 4-door SEL FWD Side Exterior View 2012 Buick Enclave
Invoice $27,918 $34,675
16/24 16/24
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Bottom Line One of our top-rated vehicles, the 2012 Ford Flex has real distinction, along with top-shelf turbo power, great seats and great features. Read Full Review One of the most user-friendly, luxurious, and distinctive crossovers available, the 2012 Buick Enclave is some of GM's best styling work. Read Full Review
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  • Turbo push from EcoBoost
  • Copy-proof styling
  • Front and middle seats are thrones
  • It's gadget-riffic, minus the MyFord Touch


  • Third-row seat not quite adult-size
  • Five-star safety means intrusive front headrests
  • Platinum's Range Rover-ish price tag


  • Unique, elegant styling
  • User-friendly interior
  • Adult-sized second-row seats
  • Luxurious set of features


  • Drives heavy and big
  • Transmission hesitates to downshift
  • Gas mileage is disappointing
  • Some interior trim is a little chintzy
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