How powerful is the Buick Encore?

By Product Expert | Posted in Buick Encore on Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 8:00 am
2018 Buick Encore driving

2018 Buick Encore Performance Capabilities

The 2018 Buick Encore is a compact SUV model that provides a responsive ride and plenty of interior amenities to keep passengers comfortable and connected. Let’s take a closer look at the performance features in the 2018 Buick Encore!


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2018 Buick Encore Engine Specs

The 2018 Encore comes standard with a 1.4-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that reaches 138 horsepower and 148 pound-feet of torque. This engine delivers a sporty performance with impressive responsiveness and has available Start/Stop technology and direct fuel injection to help improve efficiency.

The Encore has impressive fuel economy ratings, reaching 25 city mpg, 33 highway mpg, and 28 combined mpg. The Encore has a 14-gallon fuel tank and reaches a maximum fuel range of 462 highway miles and 350 city miles.

2018 Buick Encore Performance Features

The Encore has available all-wheel drive that provides maximum traction and seamlessly transfers power between wheels where and when you need it. The StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System applies precise force to the brakes when it senses a difference between your wheels and your steering wheel directions. The Encore offers a tight turning radius which helps you navigate winding roads and traffic confidently.

Safety features in the Encore include Side Blind Zone Alert, Forward Collision Alert, Lane Departure Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, OnStar with Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, and Roadside Assistance, and many more passive safety features that help give you confidence and peace of mind behind the wheel.

The 2018 Buick Encore is available now at Palmen Buick GMC Cadillac. You can browse our inventory online and even set up a test drive for your favorite model before you come to the dealership!

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