The Encore is the tiniest among Buick’s SUVs. It is positioned bellow the mid-range Visualize and seven-seat Enclave SUV. This small crossover SUV was really alone in their section when was basically launched in 2013. Nevertheless, that segment is now filled with many models and prestigious titles like BMW X1, Mercedes GLA, MINI Countryman, Audi Q3, etc. Buick up-to-date this model for the 2017 model year and with those changes this small Buick is ready to offer for the one or two model year without of serious modifications. So, the upcoming version of this model, 2018 Buick Encore, will carry on with modest modifications.
NEW FOR 2018:
For the 2017 model year, the mid-cycle upgrade has had quietly adjusted entrance and rear end design and more important changes occurred inside the cabin. Upgraded infotainment system was also accepted feature. The new 2018 Encore might, nevertheless, carry more normal features, and more available active protection aids. New color options must also be available.
2018 BUICK ENCORE: DESIGN
Easy maneuverability, stylish search, well-built interior, contemporary technology features are definitely what you will like about the new 2018 Buick Encore. Nevertheless, by having an efficient engine and excellent handling you will also be able to control through crowded metropolitan traffic and and also to park easily.
From the visual perspective, you will get the stylish vehicle which will look good on the road and in your garage. Buick transformed some elements of model’s ascetics for the current variation and the new model will continue in the same form.
It’ll include the grille which includes winged reel and good headlights that is included with trademark lighting. Sleek entrance fender and hood which has a single crease that runs through their center will also fit good their look. On the other hand, shapes on door cells and growing personality line match with attractive fenders and rear spoiler will also improve their visible interest.
Inside the cabin, the Encore will be also better. Excellent construction, soft-touch resources, and good Buick’s design subjects could make high-end ambient. Comfortable entrance chairs and excellent driving position will also produce daily driving easier. Adults will be able to remain in the rear but will not find full comfort. The model’s little proportions will not provide large freight department. You will get 18.8 cu ft of cargo place behind the rear chairs and a maximum of 48.4 cu ft with stowed rear seats.
If you would prefer to buy the new Encore, you will choose between five trims. There will be Preferred, Sport Touring, Preferred II, Quality and Premium trims.
The standard features will contain 18-inch metal wheels, keyless access and ignition, computerized headlights, LED DRLs, cloth upholstery, a tilt and telescopic controls, etc. On the tech entrance, available will be an 8-inch touchscreen interface, 4G LTE WiFi, smartphone integration, six speakers, etc.
Dual-zone weather get a handle on, leather upholstery, more speakers, heated entrance chairs and controls, a navigation process, etc. will be obtainable in higher trims.
The driver may also be contributed to some advanced protection aids. There will be forward collision warning, street departure warning, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert and rear park assist.
2018 BUICK ENCORE: PERFORMANCE, FUEL EFFICIENCY
An upcoming 2018 Buick Encore must come powered by a 1.4-liter inline-4 engine. The base version of this model will produce around 138 horsepower and torque of 177 pound-feet. Other than the base models will get more power. Their engine version will produce 153 hp and torque of 177 lb-ft.
In all cuts, the Encore will be available with both options, front- and all-wheel drive. On the other hand, the only available transmission system will be a six-speed automatic.
The changes in the fuel economy are not estimated compared to what the current variation delivers. With front-wheel travel, it will return 25 mpg in city and 33 mpg highway. With the power on all wheels, the fuel economy will decrease to 23 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.
2018 BUICK ENCORE: ARRIVAL, PRICE
Expect the 2018 Buick Encore to come in early 2018. The price must stay shut to the current range which starts from about $23, 000.