The 2018 Buick Encore is a Sports Utility Vehicle available under this name in North America and China. Buick Encore is sold in Europe as Opel Mokka and Vauxhall Mokka. Almost identical is the Chevrolet Trax. The North American version of the Mocha revealed as the Buick Encore at Detroit’s 2012 North American International Auto Show and officially went on sale for the 2013 model year in January 2013 It is Buick’s first subcompact crossover SUV and is available in front or all-wheel drive. The only powerplant currently offered a 1.4-liter turbo petrol engine linked to a six-speed automatic transmission, the trailer towing is not allowed. AMC / Renault briefly used the name Encore on its 1984-1986 subcompact hatchback.
The Buick Encore is also sold in Mexico and China. Buick’s VentiPorts appeared again on the Encore’s introduction, a styling feature unique to Buick dating back to 1949. For 2016, the Encore added a new Touring Edition that unique 18 “aluminum alloy wheels with midnight silver finish, rear spoiler, body-color door handles and included a more powerful 1.4 L turbocharged engine.
2018 Buick Encore Interior
Inside 2018 Buick Encore, the interior has been refreshed with a new instrument panel design. The interior uses the high-quality material in manufacturing. There is an updated cluster meter with a 4.2-inch information screen. Center stack is mixed into the dashboard. There is an infotainment system with a new 8-inch frameless screen.
2018 Buick Encore Engine
The 2018 Buick Encore is powered by a charged 1.4-liter ottomotor. The Buick Encore 2018 model’s engine is a GM Ecotec four-cylinder in-line with direct injection delivers 154 HP. It is available with both front and four-wheel drive.
2018 Buick Encore Safety
The 2018 Encore offers ten airbags, a high-resolution LC-display with a diameter of 18cm and voice- controlled infotainment system. Also a so-called Quiet-Tuning, which actively suppresses noise, a two-zone climate control system, a premium audio system from Bose, rain sensor and a heated leather steering wheel. The safety assistants also available for the Mokka / Trax, such as rear-end warning, track assist and a rear-view camera, which is coupled with a parking aid, are also part of the 2018 Buick Encore standard equipment.