2021 Buick Encore Configurations

May 19th, 2021 by
2021 Buick Encore Parked on Road

Considering the 2021 Buick Encore for your next vehicle upgrade? This compact SUV is perfect for navigating New Orleans traffic with its small footprint, while still providing a spacious interior for friends, family, and cargo. There are two Buick Encore configurations available, each with its own suite of desirable features and the option of front-wheel or all-wheel drive. Get the details on the Buick Encore trim levels below, then visit Crown Buick GMC for a test drive! 

Explore Standard Specs for the Buick Encore Trim Levels

Whether you choose the standard Buick Encore configuration or upgrade to the second trim level, you’ll have a full suite of features to enjoy during trips to Kenner. A generous cargo area ensures you never have to leave anything behind, while a fold-flat front passenger seat allows for convenient flexibility if you need to carry a tall item. 

Before we dive into the respective feature highlights that are unique to each of the Buick Encore trim levels, let’s take a look at the standard specs that will apply across the lineup:

  • Engine: 1.4L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine
  • Output: 138 hp and 148 lb-ft of torque
  • Transmission: 6-speed automatic
  • FWD Fuel Economy: 25/30 city/highway mpg 
  • AWD Fuel Economy: 24/29 city/highway mpg 
  • Cargo Volume w/ Seats Upright: 18.8 cubic feet
  • Cargo Volume w/ Seats Folded: 48.4 cubic feet

Entry-Level Encore: $23,200 Starting MSRP

The standard model for the Buick Encore configurations starts at just $23,200 MSRP, making it a budget-friendly option for first-time SUV shoppers. Here are the standard features you’ll enjoy at this level:

  • Buick Infotainment System with 8-inch diagonal color touchscreen
  • Enhanced 4.2-inch Driver Information Center
  • Apple Carplay® and Android Auto™ compatibility
  • Bluetooth® wireless 
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability
  • Rearview backup camera 
  • Keyless Open and Start
  • StabiliTrak with traction control
  • SiriusXM® Radio trial subscription
  • Available AWD

Encore Preferred: $24,600 Starting MSRP

If you’d like to upgrade within the Buick Encore configurations, the Encore Preferred trim starts at $24,600 MSRP and grants you access to elevated features like a power moonroof and the convenience of remote start:

  • Standard cargo cover
  • Standard color-keyed floor mats
  • Available Remote Start
  • Available Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Available Side Blind Zone Alert
  • Available Power Moonroof
  • Available 120-volt power outlet 
  • Available AWD
  • Available 18″ 5-split-spoke aluminum alloy wheels with Midnight Silver finish

Find Your Buick Encore Trim Level at Crown Buick GMC

Which of the Buick Encore configurations is your favorite? At Crown Buick GMC, we provide ongoing new vehicle specials to help you save on your preferred model! Contact us or stop by on your way home from Gretna to learn more. If you’re looking for a new vehicle, check out how the 2022 Buick Encore compares to the 2022 Chevy Trax!

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