DELTA TWP., MI – The new Buick Enclave cross/utility vehicle is proving more popular than expected, General Motors Corp. officials say. The auto maker initially predicted the Enclave would account for 36% of the total mix at its newest plant here just outside Lansing, where siblings the GMC Acadia and Saturn Outlook also are built. “We want to try to take it up to 40% (of the mix),” Gary Cowger, group vice president-manufacturing and labor, tells Ward’s during a media event last week. ...

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