Recently, few pictures of 2018 Buick Encore have been exposed. Buick began the production of this small crossover vehicle in 2012.
2018 Buick Encore Review
Outline of this new Encore is similar to 2017 Opel Mokka. 2018 Buick Encore possibly will launch in early 2018. In terms of appearance, the front face of 2018 models was covered by disguise, brand new design for this part is expectable. Few adjustments on headlights and front grille been made in addition of remaining the Buick family characteristics, this model seems more like a 2017 Chevrolet Equinox, the admission port of this model has been increased, with classic Buick family style waterfall grille and used more elongated “teeth”, seems very stylish. Front bumper and fog light of this model also draw on the whole new design concept of Buick. Overall, this model is sculpted in a very stylish and dynamic way.
In terms of headlights, this model combined elements of both 2018 Buick Encore and European version of Mokka. If this is not a process to work, the headlights of this new crossover will be more in American-style, rather than European. On the side outline and back of the car, pictures doesn’t show any of the features associated with the medium-term reconstruction, bumpers after reversion will be a highlight of this model. 2018 Buick Encore will put latest IntelliLink touchscreen infotainment system to use, which is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, it’s also a improvement that fits the era.
2018 Buick Encore Engine
Current Buick carrying 1.4-liter turbocharged engine, with output power of 138 horsepower (about 103 kW). With combine with GM’s Opel brand’s technology, the new direct-injection engine with aluminum structure will be applied. In terms of power, Buick had not yet officially announced, this model is expected to be powered by a turbocharged 1.4 L four-cylinder engine displacement, by report, with new engine models, output power of 2018 Buick Encore will reach 150 horsepower (around 110 kilowatts ), 2000 rpm / min torque of 245 Nm. The engine is expected to share GM’s Opel brand power technology, with a new aluminum structure and uses direct injection technology and automatic start-stop system, which also has a good performance on fuel economy, facing the stringent Euro Ⅵ standards, emissions will fall to its lowest level
2018 Buick Encore Price and Release Date
It is reported that 2018 Buick Encore possibly will officially begin production within next year,2017, with official launch date in early 2018 year. What kind of surprise a new generation of Buick SUV can give us, we’ll wait and see. The price is expected to start around $25,000.