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By Cars.com Staff
July 16, 2013
The five-seat Buick Encore stretches the limits of entry-luxury crossovers, taking on models such as the BMW X1 and Audi Q3. Shoppers might also compare it to premium models from non-luxury brands like the Volkswagen Tiguan or Mazda CX-5. Front-wheel drive, a small turbo four-cylinder engine and an automatic transmission are standard. All-wheel drive is optional.
New for 2014 A blind spot warning system and rear cross-traffic alert are now available. Exterior Highlights
The Encore is 168 inches long and 70 inches wide, which is nearly three feet shorter and about nine inches narrower than a Buick Enclave
18-inch aluminum wheels
Automatic halogen headlights with blue accent rings
Heated side mirrors with turn-signal indicators
Available rain-sensing windshield wipers
IntelliLink multimedia system with 7-inch screen, USB connectivity and MP3 jack
Air conditioning; available dual-zone automatic air conditioning
Cloth and simulated leather upholstery; real leather available
Available heated front seats
Available heated steering wheel
18.8 cubic feet of cargo room behind rear seats; 48.4 cubic feet with backseat folded