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Buick Encore
2021 Buick Encore
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$23,200
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.6
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Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class SUV
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class SUV
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$34,250
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.1
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Mini Cooper Countryman
2021 Mini Cooper Countryman
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$28,400
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Overview

Engine
1.4-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.1 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.4-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Horsepower
138 hp @ 4900 rpm
221 hp
134 hp @ 4500 rpm
Torque
148 lb-ft @ 1850 rpm
258 lb-ft
162 lb-ft @ 1480 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
7-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18"" x TBD
N/A
17" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
18"" x TBD
N/A
17" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
N/A
Strut
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
N/A
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P215/55R18
N/A
P225/55WR17
Rear Tire
P215/55R18
N/A
P225/55WR17
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
27 MPG
N/A
29 MPG
City
25 MPG
N/A
26 MPG
Highway
30 MPG
N/A
33 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5 (2020) Tons/yr
N/A
6.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14 gallons
N/A
16.1 gallons
Cruising Range City
350 miles
N/A
418.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
420 miles
N/A
531.3 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
168.35 in
N/A
169.8 in
Height
65.25 in
N/A
61.3 in
Max Width
70.1 in
N/A
71.7 in
Front Width
60.65 in
N/A
61.5 in
Rear Width
60.62 in
N/A
61.6 in
Wheelbase
100.6 in
N/A
105.1 in
Ground Clearance
6.22 in
N/A
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
N/A
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.82 in
N/A
40.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.58 in
N/A
40.5 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.18 in
N/A
54.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
51.65 in
N/A
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.75 in
N/A
37.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.78 in
N/A
37.5 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
52.5 in
N/A
54 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
50.08 in
N/A
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,237 lbs
N/A
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
48.4 ft³
N/A
47.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
18.8 ft³
N/A
17.6 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A
N/A
17.6 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

N/A
N/A
  • British Racing Green IV Metallic
  • Chestnut
  • Chili Red
  • Island Blue Metallic
  • Light White
  • Melting Silver Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • MINI Yours Enigmatic Black Metallic
  • Moonwalk Grey Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Cloth with leatherette seat trim
N/A
  • Carbon Black, Leather Cross Punch Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, Sensatec Leatherette Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, MINI Yours Lounge Leather Upholstery
  • Black Pearl, Cloth/Leatherette Upholstery
  • British Oak, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Satellite Grey, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Stability Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Traction Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
N/A
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
N/A
4 Years / Unlimited 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 / 36,000 Miles
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