The new images appear on the web with the redesigned version of the newest compact SUV 2019 Buick Encore. As we see in this image the model for the upcoming year will get styling changes that will make it appear wider and lower.
This popular model always has the solid entry in the popular crossover segment, and now is back to confirm that.
2019 Buick Encore Shares the same Platform as the Chevrolet Trax
The model 2019 Buick Encore is a small crossover that is style-conscious for the young buyers. It shares the same platform as the Chevrolet Trax and comes with a 5-door entry. The changes are evident in the front of the upcoming model. It comes with redesigned grille and hood. Also, we can see stylized new 18-inch alloy wheels and LED-accented projector-beam headlights.
As we look to the rear of the car we can see a beautiful LED-infused taillight and chrome exhaust outlets. However, the brushed-aluminum rear skid plates add a bit more aggressive look to this overall mix.
The new model Encore delivers luxury in some areas and also high-tech. With the optional all-wheel-drive system or (AWD), the 2019 Buick Encore will become an ultimate warrior that is ready for the worst weather. It will be available with three new color options Black Cherry Metallic, Ebony Twilight Metallic, and White Frost Metallic.
2019 Buick Encore Interior
The interior will now get a new dash and center stack with a big 8-inch touchscreen Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Also, it comes with a gauge cluster includes a 4.2-inch driver-information screen. The Wi-Fi hotspot and 4G LTE comes as standard. You can set up max seven devices. Furthermore, the model is spacious and can easily accumulate five passengers with lots of legroom. For the quiet interior, the company will add Active Noise Cancellation technology. This system will be combined with Quiet Tuning to give maximum isolation.
As for the safety, the Buick Company will give all afford to give maximum security in this model. If we look at the past the model only scored a Basic rating on crash avoidance. But with this model, this will be changed. We can also expect anti-lock brakes, stability control, front-impact/ side impact/ overhead/knee airbags and pretensioners.
2019 Buick Encore Engine Performance and Gearbox
The upcoming SUV comes with two engine options. The first one and base one is turbocharged 1.4-liter inline-4. This turbocharged engine makes 138 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque. It will provide city/highway fuel economy of 27/33 mpg (FWD), 26/31 mpg (AWD).
The upgraded version of the same engine that is included in Sports Touring, Preferred II, Essence and Premium trims will deliver 153 horsepower at 5,600 and 177 lb-ft of torque at 2,000-4,000 rpm. However, this one engine will give a fuel economy of 25/33 mpg (FWD) and 24/30 mpg (AWD). Both versions will come with a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual-style shifting.
2019 Buick Encore Cost and Launch Date
The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price for the base model of the 2019 Buick Encore starts around $24,000. However, the Sport Touring trim will starts at $26,500, and the fully loaded top-line Encore $35,000. We expect this model to be in the showroom in a couple of months. The new model will compete with Chevy Trax, Kia Soul, Honda H-RV, Nissan Juke, Jeep Renegade, Mazda CX-3.