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of the 2019 Buick Encore. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Small size makes it city-friendly
- Seating position offers great visibility
- Android Auto, Apple CarPlay standard
- Front passenger seat folds down for longer cargo
- Good headroom
- Performance from either engine
- Stop-start system not smooth
- Front seats uncomfortable, lack support
- Expensive despite lack of premium features
- No armrest for front passenger
- Backseat legroom
- Five-seat subcompact SUV
- Front- or all-wheel drive
- Choice of two turbo four-cylinder engines
- 8-inch touchscreen standard
- Forward collision warning available
What Is the 2019 Buick Encore?
The Encore is a subcompact SUV that can seat up to five. It’s powered by a standard 138-horsepower, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. A 153-hp, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder is also available. Front-wheel drive is standard, and all-wheel-drive versions are available. Its competitors include the Audi Q3, BMW X1 and Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class.
What's New on the 2019 Buick Encore?
The Encore’s lineup has been simplified to four trim levels. A Safety Package II for Essence trims includes rain-sensing windshield wipers, front and rear parking sensors, forward collision warning and lane departure warning.
What Features in the 2019 Buick Encore Are Most Important?
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone connectivity is standard, as well as keyless access and push-button start. If you need to pack something large, the front passenger seat folds flat to accommodate cargo up to 8-feet long.
Should I Buy the 2019 Buick Encore?
If you’re a city dweller willing to sacrifice some comfort for a subcompact SUV with connectivity and good visibility, the Encore might be a good fit. If you prioritize comfort over tech for you and your passengers, you may want to consider another premium SUV.
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The 2019 Buick Encore currently has 0 recalls
48 months / 50,000 miles
72 months / 70,000 miles
72 months / 70,000 miles
Two Factory-Backed Warranties, CPO Scheduled Maintenance Program, Vehicle Inspection & Reconditioning, 3-Day/150-Mile Vehicle Exchange Program, 24/7 Roadside Assistance and Courtesy Transportation, OnStar & SiriusXM Satellite Radio Trial Offers, and a Carfax Vehicle History Report
Two Factory-Backed Warranties6-Year/100,000-Mile, Powertrain Limited Warranty and a 12- Month/12,000-Miles, Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty, both with $0 deductible
Under 5 years / 75,000 milesVehicles receive a 172-Point Inspection & Reconditioning.