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Pretty happy and impressed with my Envision Avenir. With over 600 miles on the odometer, my daily commute with city and freeway driving is around 30mpg. Still breaking it in so I am driving it gently and not accelerating fast onto the freeway or to pass. Will be glad when I get my heated/ventilated front seats, heated rear seats, and rear cross traffic alert features retrofitted in when the backordered chips arrive. My Avenir has the Sapphire Metallic paint and Whisper Beige interior.
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Good luck getting the chip(s). I bought my Avenir last May and STILL haven't gotten mine! If they are waiting on the new semiconductor plants to be ready, mine will be paid off by then!
I wanted a Enclave, but the wife didn't like the size of our 2011 Traverse, so I had to settle for this. Still happy with it and so is she. 馃槏
 

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Be sure to keep that manual handy, because these cars have a big computer in them and when it starts talking to your phone, this old man can't remember what all the buttons do. I was lucky and got our 22 Envision in Oct. 21, it has all it's chips.
 

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I've got the manual as a PDF file also.
That's what fries me, that they are putting chips in vehicles later than mine and every time I ask my dealer, they tell me "You're on the list and we'll contact you when they arrive"!
 

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I would have loved the beige interior however, ours was a special order which they got tired of waiting and purchased elsewhere. It is a black interior, which in retrospect will probably not show dirt and stains as well as beige. I had a 2011 Traverse, with beige inerior, that did stain easily. Love the Sapphire exterior color!
Did your come with the heated and ventilated seats chip installed?
 

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Hi Bluegoldwing!

We did not get the seat chips or 1 remote key fob - later retrofit. We have the HUD though.

My salesman said the seat chips come in randomly, and with no apparent sequence as to who gets the chips first.

It seems like the 2023 Avenir is now optioned differently than the 2022's. The paint colors, 3 years of Onstar, and the tech packages are all rolled up into the price now. The only 'options' I see now are AWD, the premium seat package, and a host of other dealer add-ons.. I thought the seat package was on my car, but no (?!). Based on the reviews on-line, we are not missing anything.

We were looking at 2023 Enclave Avenir's; but for my wife and I, it was just too big. The dealer had 2 Envision Avenirs on the lot: Sapphire Blue and the Garnet Red (both with Beige, no AWD - not much need for AWD in the dry south). We got lucky and the Blue one really had everything we were looking for. When we sat in the blue one, we were like: "this is the one", and stopped looking. 馃榾

Our salesman told us there are no more dealer exchanges. They all keep their cars, order on weekly allocations, or see if they have cars in their other lots. No one wants to share or trade anymore - unless they pay extra $$$. We were actually waiting on an Enclave 'allocation' to order a 2023 spec'd out how we wanted (then a 2-6 months wait) for a while before we decided to look at Envisions. We had a 2016 Premium II AWD Envision and really liked it, but found the AWD twitchy when turning. We were surprised at the drastic changes from the previous model.

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