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2021 Buick Encore
2021 Buick Encore
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$23,200
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.6
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Ford Escape
2021 Ford Escape
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$27,035
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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2021 Jeep Cherokee
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$27,210
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7.4
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Overview

Engine
1.4L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
2.4L Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.4L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
2.4L Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
155 hp @ 5600 rpm
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
180 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
177 lb-ft @ 2000-4000 rpm
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
171 lb-ft @ 4600 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
9-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,237 lbs
3,298 lbs
3,590 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
2,000 lbs
2,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
27 MPG
30 MPG
25 MPG
City
24 MPG
27 MPG
22 MPG
Highway
32 MPG
33 MPG
31 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6 Tons/yr
5.9 (2020) Tons/yr
7.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
14.8 gallons
15.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
336 miles
399.6 miles
347.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
448 miles
488.4 miles
489.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
168.35 in
180.5 in
182 in
Height
65.25 in
66.1 in
65.7 in
Max Width
70.1 in
74.1 in
73.2 in
Front Width
60.65 in
62.4 in
62.7 in
Rear Width
60.62 in
61.8 in
63.1 in
Wheelbase
100.6 in
106.7 in
106.5 in
Ground Clearance
6.22 in
7.3 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.82 in
42.4 in
41.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.58 in
40 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.18 in
57.6 in
57.6 in
Front Seat Hip Room
51.65 in
55.2 in
53.8 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.75 in
40.7 in
40.3 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.78 in
39.3 in
38.5 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
52.5 in
56 in
55.1 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
50.08 in
53.3 in
49.9 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
48.4 ft³
65.4 ft³
54.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
18.8 ft³
37.5 ft³
25.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
37.5 ft³
25.8 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
36.7 ft
N/A
37.6 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18"" x 7""
17" x 7"
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
18"" x 7""
17" x 7"
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Short And Long Arm
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P215/55R18
P225/65HR17
P225/60R17
Rear Tire
P215/55R18
P225/65HR17
P225/60R17
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Antimatter Blue Metallic
  • Bronze Fire Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Velocity Blue Metallic
Bright White Clearcoat

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Light Brownstone Pearlcoat
  • Olive Green Pearlcoat
  • Slate Blue Pearlcoat
  • Spitfire Orange Clearcoat
  • Velvet Red Pearlcoat

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Cloth with leatherette seat trim
N/A
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Optional
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Woodgrain Interior Trim
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Optional
Optional
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Optional
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Warranty Note
Preliminary 2021 Warranty
N/A
N/A
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
3 Years / Unlimited Miles
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