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Here's how the 2020 Buick Encore, 2022 Buick Encore GX, 2021 Chevrolet Trax and the 2021 Ford EcoSport measure up.
$23,200
Starting MSRP
FWD 4dr Preferred
$24,400
Starting MSRP
FWD 4dr LS
$21,400
Starting MSRP
$20,395
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door 4-door 4-door
Seats
5 5 5 5
Engine

138.0-hp, 1.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

137.0-hp, 1.2-liter, 3 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

138.0-hp, 1.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

155.0-hp, 1.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

123.0-hp, 1.0-liter, 3 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
28 30 28 28
Size
168.35" length, 65.25" height 171.4" length, 64.1" height 167.2" length, 64.9" height 161.3" length, 64.8" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Light Titanium / Ebony

Ebony with Ebony interior accents

Whisper Beige with Ebony interior accents

Ebony

Gray

Red

Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

CVT Transmission

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

6-Speed A/T

A/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

Vehicle

EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle Small Sport Utility Vehicle 2WD Small Sport Utility Vehicle Small SUV 2WD

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size
16" x -TBD- in 16 x -TBD- in 16 x -TBD- in N/A
Front Wheel Size
18" x -TBD- in 18 x 7.5 in 16 x -TBD- in 16 X 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel N/A
Rear Wheel Size
18" x -TBD- in 18 x 7.5 in 16 x -TBD- in 16 X 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum Aluminum

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130 N/A 130 N/A

Engine

Displacement
1.4/83 1.2/-TBD- 1.4L/-TBD- 1.0 L/61
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
148 @ 1850 162 @ 2500 177 @ 2000-4000 125 @ 6000
Engine Type
Turbocharged I4 Turbocharged Turbocharged Gas 4-Cyl Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-3
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
138 @ 4900 137 @ 5000 155 @ 5600 123 @ 6000

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
364.00 mi 382.80 mi 336.00 mi 372.60 mi
Cruising Range - Hwy
420.00 mi 409.20 mi 448.00 mi 400.20 mi
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A N/A N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 MPG 30 MPG 27 MPG 28 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
30 MPG 31 MPG 32 MPG 29 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
26 MPG 29 MPG 24 MPG 27 MPG

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs N/A N/A Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Compound Crank Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs N/A N/A Strut

Brakes

Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 x 1.0 in N/A N/A N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.6 x 0.5 in N/A N/A N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes N/A Yes
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A Yes N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14.0 gal 13.2 gal 14 gal 13.8 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.7 ft 36.8 ft 35.4 ft 35 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Rack & Pinion Electric Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Tires

Front Tire Size
P215/55R18 225/55R18 P205/70R16 P205/60HR16
Rear Tire Size
P215/55R18 225/55R18 P205/70R16 P205/60HR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact Compact N/A

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A N/A 140 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity
N/A N/A N/A 1400 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A N/A 1400 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A N/A 1400 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A N/A 140 lbs

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3237 lbs N/A 3124 lbs 3020 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Curb Weight - Rear
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Curb Weight
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Front
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room
52.5 in 53.6 in 52.8 in 51.3 in
Second Hip Room
50.08 in 47.5 in 50.7 in 50.9 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Front Head Room
39.58 in 39.7 in 39.6 in 39.6 in
Height, Overall
65.25 in N/A 64.9 in 64.8 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A N/A 31.8 in N/A
Front Shoulder Room
54.18 in 55.4 in 54.1 in 53.3 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
N/A N/A 29.3 in N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Liftover Height
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Length, Overall
168.35 in 171.4 in 167.2 in 161.3 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Wheelbase
100.6 in 102.2 in 100.6 in 99.2 in
Min Ground Clearance
6.22 in 7.5 in 6.2 in N/A
Rear Door Opening Width
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
18.8 ft³ 23.5 ft³ 18.7 ft³ 20.9 ft³
Second Leg Room
35.75 in 36 in 35.7 in 36.7 in
Second Head Room
38.78 in 38.1 in 38.8 in 37.5 in
Front Leg Room
40.82 in 40.9 in 40.8 in 42.9 in
Track Width, Rear
60.62 in 61.9 in 60.6 in 59.7 in
Passenger Volume
92.8 ft³ 94.3 ft³ 92.8 ft³ 91.1 ft³
Rear Door Opening Height
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
48.4 ft³ 50.2 ft³ 48.4 ft³ 50 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A N/A N/A 20.9 ft³
Track Width, Front
60.65 in 61.1 in 60.6 in 59.8 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
N/A N/A 57.0 in N/A
Passenger Capacity
5 5 5 5
Width, Max w/o mirrors
70.1 in 71.4 in 69.9 in 69.5 in
Front Hip Room
51.65 in 51.9 in 51.7 in 51.6 in

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