COMPARE BUICK ENCORE VS HYUNDAI KONA, SUBARU CROSSTREK, MAZDA CX-3

 

SEE HOW THE BUICK ENCORE COMPARES TO POPULAR SUV MODELS LIKE THE HYUNDAI KONA, SUBARU CROSSTREK AND MAZDA CX-3 NEAR CARBONDALE

Luxury SUVs are becoming more and more prevalent because of the capability and comfort that they provide for drivers around the greater Scranton area. There are quite a few options but for one that effortlessly blends affordability with luxury, the Buick Encore might just be the perfect fit for your lifestyle. At our dealership near Archbald, we know it's important to do your research and compare with other similar models to find the right fit for you. With well-known options like the Hyundai Kona, Subaru Crosstrek, and Mazda CX-3, you have a lot to choose from but we're here to help you find the features and benefits that matter to you the most. The Buick Encore offers plenty for drivers in Dunmore and Lackawanna County, so don't wait to check out! Swing by our dealership and try one of our available models out for a test drive today!

 BUICK ENCORE VS. HYUNDAI KONA

When you shop between these two models, there are a few luxuries you'll notice are offered early on with the Buick Encore that won't find on the Hyundai model. The base model in the Hyundai Kona offers a 2.0-liter engine while the Buick Encore provides a responsive 1.4-liter turbocharged option that delivers more torque than the Hyundai engine package can manage.

If you're the kind of driver who likes the make the most of your available cargo, the Hyundai Kona will offer more cargo space when the back seats are in the upright position. But, when you fold down the back seats, the Buick exceeds the maximum space that the Hyundai Kona can reach.

Exploring the amenities of both SUV models will tell you that Buick passengers will find more to enjoy than Kona owners. While the Hyundai Kona may offer an available 8-inch touchscreen for its infotainment system, the new Buick Encore surpasses its functionality with avaialble 4G LTE Wi-FI® hotspot connectivity.

 

BUICK ENCORE VS. SUBARU CROSSTREK

Subaru has always been known for offering tough and rugged SUV options that can handle whatever you have to throw at them. The standard symmetrical all-wheel drive is something that isn't included on most other SUVs but when you compare the two engine packages, you'll see the that Buick Encore comes out ahead. The 1.4-liter Sidi turbocharged engine offers 155 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque for the Buick Encore, which comes out ahead of the 152 horsepower and 145 pound-feet of torque on the Crosstrek. The Subaru also comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission while the Buick Encore offers a six-speed automatic transmission.

The Subaru SUV also offers a lot of the same luxuries that the Buick Encore offers but a much higher price and only on higher trim configurations. These include the eight-inch touchscreen, the 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot and SiriusXM® radio. The Buick Encore is more well-equipped to keep you and your family connected and ready for long trips together!


 BUICK ENCORE VS. MAZDA CX-3

Both these SUVs are luxurious models that ensure you'll be comfortable in any situation. They do slightly differ in that they have different engine options that you can choose from. However, while the new Mazda CX-3 may have a larger standard engine, it lacks the horsepower and torque to compete with small yet stout 1.4-liter turbocharged engine that comes standard with the Buick Encore.

If you need to make the most out of your storage room, go with the Buick Encore. It offers more space behind the second and first row of seats, so you can really customize the seating capacity to fit your liking. With more headroom and legroom available, your front row passengers will be more comfortable and ready for those longer trips.

Want to learn more about what the new Buick Encore brings to the table?

When you're in the market for a subcompact crossover SUV that offers all the luxuries, performances and capacities you need, the Buick Encore checks off all the boxes on your wish lists. Swing by our dealership today and we'll put you in the driver's seat of your favorite model!

  1. Eynon Buick GMC

    150 SCRANTON CARBONDALE HWY
    EYNON, PA 18403

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