2019 Buick Encore AWD Essence

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$30,800 Starting Price (MSRP)
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Fuel Economy
City: 24
Hwy: 30
Seating capacity
Interior Colors And Materials
Standard Interior Materials
  • Ebony, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Shale, Leather-appointed seat trim
  • Brandy, Leather-appointed seat trim
Body Style
100 inches
168 inches
65 inches
69 inches
60 inches
60 inches
Ground Clearance
6 inches
Seating Capacity
Leg Room
1st row:
40 inches
2nd row:
35 inches
Head Room
1st row:
39 inches
2nd row:
38 inches
Shoulder Room
1st row:
54 inches
2nd row:
52 inches
Hip Room
1st row:
51 inches
2nd row:
50 inches
Cargo Volume
To Seat 1:
48 ft³
To Seat 2:
18 ft³
Engine Type
Turbocharged I4
Horsepower @ RPM
138 @ 4900
Torque @ RPM
148 @ 1850
All wheel drive
Fuel Efficiency
Fuel Economy
27 mpg
24 mpg
30 mpg
Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
Cruising Range
336 miles
420 miles
Suspensions And Tires
Suspension Type
Independent MacPherson Strut
Torsion Beam
Tire Size
Front Tire:
Rear Tire:
Spare Tire:
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turining Diameter
Curb to Curb:
36 ft
Weight And Trailering
Base Curb Weight
3,358 lbs
Safety Equipment
  • Daytime Running Lamps, separate cavity, LED
  • Airbags, frontal and knee for driver and front passenger, side-impact seatmounted and roof rail for front and rear outboard seating positions (Always use seat belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
  • Airbag, Passenger Sensing System, sensor indicator inflatable restraint, front passenger/child presence detector
  • Seat belt, 3-point, driver with load limiter, height adjustable
  • Seat belt, 3-point, front passenger with load limiter, height adjustable
  • Seat belts, 3-point rear, all seating positions
  • Restraint provisions, child, Isofix 2 point only, point/latch includes 3 top tether points
  • OnStar and Buick connected services capable (Fleet orders receive a 3-month trial. Visit onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. Services vary by model.)
  • Buick 4G LTE and available built-in Wi-Fi hotspot offers a fast and reliable Internet connection for up to 7 devices; includes data trial for 1 month or 3GB (whichever comes first) (Available Wi-Fi requires compatible mobile device, active OnStar service and data plan. Data plans provided by AT&T. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
  • Buick Connected Access with 10 years of standard connectivity which enables services such as, Vehicle Diagnostics, Dealer Maintenance Notification, Buick Smart Driver, Marketplace and more (Limitations apply. Not transferable. Standard connectivity available to original purchaser for ten years from the date of initial vehicle purchase for model year 2018 or newer Buick vehicles. See onstar.com for details and further plan limitations. Connected Access does not include emergency or security services. Availability and additional services enabled by Connected Access are subject to change.)
  • Side Blind Zone Alert
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • Door locks, child security rear, manual
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System, manual learn
  • Horn, dual note tone
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Front and Rear Park Assist, Ultrasonic
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • StabiliTrak, stability control system
Essence Preferred Equipment Group
Includes Standard Equipment
Safety Package II
includes (KEM) Ionizing air cleaner, (CE1) Rainsense wipers, (UD5) Front and Rear Park Assist, (UEU) Forward Collision Alert and (UFL) Lane Departure Warning
Experience Buick Package
includes (IO6) Buick IntelliLink Radio with Navigation, (CF5) tilt-sliding power moonroof and (RV8) 18" 7-spoke chromed aluminum wheels
LPO, Active Package
includes the following dealer-installed LPO accessories: (CAV) Cargo area tray, LPO and (SDD) Accessory Carrier Hitch. (Not available with (PDH) Buick Interior Protection Package, LPO or (VLI) Cargo mat, LPO.)
LPO, Buick Interior Protection Package
includes the following dealer installed LPO accessories: (VAV) First and second row color-keyed all-weather floor mats and (VLI) Color-keyed carpeted cargo mat (Not available with (S55) Premium all-weather floor liners, LPO, (PCZ) Active Package, LPO and (PDA) Road Trip Package, LPO.)
LPO, Road Trip Package
includes the following dealer-installed LPO accessories: (VAV) All-weather floor mats and (VLL) Roof rack cross rails. (Not available with (PDH) Buick Interior Protection Package, LPO and (S55) Premium All-weather floor liners, LPO. )
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5 (2018)
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Roadside Assistance
6 Years/70,000 Miles:
2 Years/24,000 Miles:
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