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The Insights on the 2018 Buick Encore: Problems and Experiences

2018 Buick Encore Sport Touring

The car is very reliable. I only have had a few problems so far. The car keeps shaking above 75 mph and I took it to a dealer but it still is shaking. The car had another problem where the all wheel drive sensor kept saying the all wheel drive was bad and was constantly beeping on my drive home one day. The sensor was bad and when I took it in because the car died they changed the battery and said they had to order a part. The car died after one more time. The seats are uncomfortable and I find it hard to sit up straight. The angle is weird and the seats are hard. I love the screen and all the compartments in there. There's an armrest for the driver which I extremely love. The lumbar support on the driver's seat is very beneficial and I use it a lot. I like the control systems to change between my oil and tire pressure. I like the middle cup holder in the backseat it is smart and not in the way ever. It comes down from the middle seat if you need it; The glove box is huge and fits a lot in it which is nice. I overall love the car.

- Arianna T

Great vehicle, with a few issues.

2018 Buick Encore Sport Touring

This vehicle has many features and is easy to drive. My favorite feature is that I can check the tire pressure with the flick of my wrist. I live in an area with terrible roads, and it's something I rely on every time I hit a pothole. The trunk storage space is not ideal for more than one person. My groceries each week barely fit, and a recent trip with my friend to Florida had us grateful we didn't have anyone else riding with us, because there would have been no room. The lift-gate is not automatic, and the option is not available on this model. At first I didn't think it mattered, but I've found myself wishing for it several times since purchasing one year ago. My main complaint, however, is the headrests on the seats. They are angled forward and I find riding for long distances exceptionally uncomfortable. I drive 3 hours a day for work, so by the end of the day my neck is so sore I can't stand the pain. Aside from those things, however, this is a wonderful vehicle, at a very reasonable price.

- Lindsey S

Buick Encore for a small family is recommended

2018 Buick Encore Base

SUV type vehicle for a small family. Controls are easy to learn and use. Seats are comfortable. Gas mileage is amazing. Not a great choice for travel with family since there isn't much room for storage. A rear facing car seat fits but the seats in front of it has to be all the way forward, not leaving much leg room for the occupants. You can see all this from looking at the vehicle so there is no surprise about how much room is available. Driving on the freeway/ expressways are great. Speed acceleration is good. Has cruise control. There are a few blind spots that you need to be aware of. Nothing to bad and I am an overly cautious driver. Vehicle also equipped with backup camera. Hands free /Bluetooth controls. Overall worth it!

- Katie M

Smart Comfortable Ride That is consumer savvy

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

The only problem that I have with it is that it has a blind spot on the left front side. It is excellent on gas mileage I currently get 30 miles per gallon. We have had a horrible winter with lots of snow and ice and I was very pleased with how it handled even on unplowed roads. It Drives very smooth and is quiet. It is stylish and sophisticated but very affordable. It has all the latest technology My favorite is the touchpad screen so easy to use. While it is smaller than the Enclave there is still plenty of room for groceries plus both seats fold down flat for even more room. I drive a lot to work and for my child's activities and I enjoy every trip I take in the Encore.

- Nicole G

Great car, but I other brands have the same features as OnStar (but for free).

2018 Buick Encore

The style, body, and interior are all beautiful. I love that my phone connects with my car so I can use google maps, my phone, and listen to my music; I can purchase a Wi-Fi hotspot for my car for traveling. My only issue I have is that I have seen other vehicles with very similar features that do not require an OnStar subscription. This includes tire pressure, oil life, miles left on the tank, etc. I wish my car had these features without having to purchase a subscription. I realize that I get 5 years of free OnStar (their most basic package not for sale on their website) but after that these features will disappear.

- Emma H

I love being able to manage my messages and have them read back to me.

2018 Buick Encore

Buick encore is a perfect vehicle, great gas mileage, interior is easy to take care of, lots of perks. The only thing I wish I could change is the auto stop feature, this feature allows the car to stop once it is in drive but not moving, like at a red light. I find this an inconvenience, due to the fact that if I am driving and come to a complete stop because I am going to shut the car off, the car automatically shuts itself off, but then when you shift it to park it restarts - and this is every time. Seems needless, there ought to be a shut off for this feature.

- Tammy M

Great gas mileage, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi hotspot.

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

I love that the backup camera is in color and the lines which guide you curve as you turn the wheel showing where the car will be going. I have been getting 29.6 miles per gallon around the city and highway combined. The turbo is great and it climbs hills with no problem. It has automatic transmission with manual shifting for steep hills. Push button start is great and the car honks if you accidentally leave the key fob in the car and close the door. I love that it is not too tall or hard to climb into. It is a quiet ride. It has Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth.

- Sharon E

Great to drive a building encore.

2018 Buick Encore

I love the way it drives. It is so easy to drive and back up, especially the rearview camera, this is the first one I have had. Since I am short I do not like the front seat headrests. The passenger side front seat is in my site of vision when I turn to look out the back side door window. I like that the back seat headrests slide down over the backseat so they are out of the way of my vision when I look back. I really like the Bluetooth hook up for my phone, especially the handsfree when talking or receiving calls. The on star is really nice.

- Vicky B

Buick Encore it's not your grandma's car with all the new gadgets in it.

2018 Buick Encore Base

I have had my Buick for just over a year now. It is great on gas has many features such as Sirius satellite radio and Wi-Fi inside the car. The easy to use app you can download called my Buick gives all kinds of quick tips to help you and tells you when your vehicle needs to be serviced. Plus it gives you a monthly driving report for those of you with teen drivers this is great. Oh did I mention it can locate and unlock your car for you too. I love my Buick Encore rides like a dream but a little on the pricey side.

- Sheila S

Love the storage compartments in the hatch and under the passenger seat.

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

I love my Buick Encore, at 40 thousand miles I am at a lifetime mpg of 30.6 which is great when you drive 70 miles a day for work. I have 3 children who all fit comfortably in the back seat, with enough room in the hatch for stroller and groceries. I also like the storage compartment under the passenger seat. I do suggest with children to purchase the all weather floor mats, which keep the interior from getting messed up from wet AMD sometimes muddy feet.

- Hannah W

Reliable and fun to drive.

2018 Buick Encore

My 2018 Buick Encore is fun to drive and comfortable. It has a touch screen that is easy to operate and you can connect your smartphone to it. Drives easily. Gets great gas mileage. Has great pick up for a 4 cylinder. It sits up a little higher than a car for great visibility. It has not let me down in any way. I love the encore so much this is my second one. I had a 2015 that I just loved too and just got a newer model.

- Barb R

It has OnStar, sirius radio, Bluetooth, and I Heart Radio.

2018 Buick Encore

The car interior is very nice. Seats are comfortable. It has OnStar and sirius radio. Bluetooth. Personally I think the car is too small for a family of 4. Very little trunk space. The back seats do fold down but not easily. Good on gas mileage. When you drive in reverse it shows you behind you on the screen in the dashboard. It helps you navigate into a parking space if you are going in reverse. Back windshield wiper.

- Kristina S

Basic luxury, driver friendly.

2018 Buick Encore

I really love the way the car drives, smooth and easy to handle. I like the in dash screens and the apple carplay feature. I do wish that I had a little more control on some of the dash and screen settings. The driver seat is a little uncomfortable because of the shape. I would prefer all leather opposed to the leather fabric combo that come standard. My model is the basic model but it still feels very luxury!

- Cassie K

A great mini SUV with the convenience of large SUV.

2018 Buick Encore

I love my car! It is great on gas mileage! I fill it up once a week and it only costs me about $35. I love the ride and how I can squeeze into the smallest parking spots! The backup camera is one of the most important features! It is handles really great! Convenient storage compartment in the back! Easy conversion for more storage space. I love the Wifi and Bluetooth settings and onstar for navigation!

- Sandra D

Great SUV for a tight budget family!

2018 Buick Encore

I love everything about our vehicle. I would buy a Buick again for sure. I love the smooth ride & handling. The only thing I would change about it is maybe the trunk space. We should have upgraded since we have 2 kids & would like to fit a wagon in the back but the price range of the Encore was much more in our budget. We have a 2 year lease of this vehicle and I know I'll be sad to turn it in!

- Nikole L

A Buick Encore is one of the best cars on the market

2018 Buick Encore

This is a big step up from my last car. It has apple CarPlay, a touch screen, push start, and you can lock or unlock the door by pushing a button on the handle if you have the keys in your hand. It speeds up pretty fast and is very smooth riding. It's a perfect size for anyone that doesn't want a huge vehicle. It's a very nice car and I would recommend it to anyone that asks which car to buy.

- Skyler B

Cheap. Excellent gas mileage.

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

My 2018 Buick encore preferred has been a reliable vehicle since we purchased it. One of the reasons for the purchase was the price which is one of the cheaper SUV's on the market and with the warranty that it came with which is better than normal made it a no brainer. It's quiet inside when driving even on the highway and the handling is average. Gas mileage is fantastic.

- John R

Tiny car but nice and fun to drive!

2018 Buick Encore

I like it! Everything about it is great. My only complaint is that it is tiny. There is very little space inside. People in the backseat have no leg room, and it is almost impossible to fit an infant car seat back there. I have to put it in the passenger side and lean the front seat forward. So, an infant and an adult passenger cannot ride in the car at the same time.

- Harmony C

My vehicle is much roomier than it looks like on the outside.

2018 Buick Encore

I wish the arm rest was somehow on both seats in the front. It would make it more comfortable for passengers in the car. I also am not crazy about having to pull the seat part up before I put the seats down. I was use to being able to just put the backs down in my previous vehicle. Overall though I really like the car. It feels much bigger inside that it looks.

- Barbara J

2018 Buick Encore. review

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

I have had no problems it runs out great easy to use love the interior features it gets great gas mileage is easy to get in and out of an easy to maintain this model comes with a luggage rack and has plenty of cup holders and room for a small family also has plenty of cargo space back seats can be folded down if needed for extra storage

- Chris C

My Buick encore is awesome.

2018 Buick Encore

I love my Buick! I never would have thought I would say that. Always thought it was an old people's car but I was wrong. I feel seasoned but luxurious too. I love the navigation and the feature on the mirrors that let you know if there is a car next to you which really helps with the blind spots (especially for short people.

- Melissa E

Spacious, luxury car designed for single drivers or small families.

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

I love all of the modern features that my car has. It has a great performance, have not had any issues in the year I have owned it. The seats are comfortable and the car is spacious, would be a good family car or a great young drivers car. It is safe and extremely reliable. I do not know if I will ever go back to another car.

- Tara Z

I love my 2018 Buick Encore!

2018 Buick Encore

I love my Buick Encore. I bought the Encore when I totaled my Chevy Camaro and I don't know why I didn't start off with the Encore. It handles so well and the ride is smooth. The fuel economy ranges in the 30s. I haven't had it long enough to speak on the reliability, but knowing that it's a GM product I have no worries.

- Samantha K

This encore should be called "Buick little giant".

2018 Buick Encore

I like the vehicle very much. It looks like a small SUV, but I can get an 8 foot piece of lumber in side and still close the back door. I have only had it for 7 months. There are no problems, it is very dependable and very comfortable. The engine has plenty of get up and go. This a perfect vehicle for a retired person.

- Nicholas W

All-around good car with great gas mileage

2018 Buick Encore Base

I love my Buick Encore. It's very comfortable and spacious. I really wish it was offered with heated seats. The trunk is a little small, but it works. I love how the passenger seat folds completely flat. I also love that the gas tank is a little larger than cars I've had in the past. It gets great gas mileage as well.

- Alyssa K

2018 Encore: perfect for mountain and city driving

2018 Buick Encore Base

I love my Encore! The vehicle is perfect for where I live, great size for city driving and strength/power for day trips up to the mountains. The only thing I have to say against it is the back seat does not fit tall humans real well, very little leg space in the back, however, that is a normal thing for compact SUVs.

- Chelsea B

2018 Buick encore, what a great vehicle.

2018 Buick Encore Base

2018 Buick encore is a great vehicle. I like being up higher off the ground but do not like driving a huge vehicle that is harder to park and get around in. The base model has a ton of great features that most other companies charge a premium for. The only thing I wish it had was remote start with the base trim.

- Zack M

Super cute, sporty vehicle.

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

It's great small SUV. I travel a lot for my job. Although Buick has been known to be an old person car. They have sported up their vehicles. Super cute. It's a lease - leather - all wheel drive - backup camera - safety features etc. but next time I will be getting a bigger SUV. This is a little too small for me.

- Alyssa C

Great comfort and fun to drive!!

2018 Buick Encore Base

It's fun and easy to drive! Very comfortable to ride in and there are places to plug in your phone. I love the size of the vehicle, neither too big or to small. Lots of extras too, back up camera, flip down cup holder in the back seat. The seats fold in such a way that they lay flat when more room is needed.

- Vanessa S

2017 Buick encore had more features than my 2018 that were important to me.

2018 Buick Encore

My Buick encore is perfect in size, performance, gas mileage, ease of driving, accessories, and reliability. It is the 2nd encore we have leased because of all the features; however our 2017 encore had side mirror vehicle in blind spot alerts that the 2018 model does not include. That is the only negative.

- Peggy R

I really like the daytime lights and they come on automatically at dusk.

2018 Buick Encore

My trunk space is a little smaller than my previous Jeep liberty. Like the way it handles. Back seat is a good size. It took me a little while to get used to the difference of a smaller engine and difference in pick up. Air conditioning and radio work great. Cute car. Feel more protected than in the Jeep.

- Ellen E

The GPS navigation is great.

2018 Buick Encore

I wish the back trunk was a bit bigger. The front seats are roomy but the back seats and trunk are small. Its fine for 2 people but not for more than 2. It's a nice riding car. This is my second encore and I enjoyed different features from both cars. I would not go back to a car after driving and SUV.

- Kate M

The 2018 Buick encore highlights.

2018 Buick Encore

This car is a very comfortable ride & pretty good on gas mileage. There are very minimal blinds spots. Sits higher than a regular car, which is nice. The driver seat has great lumbar support. The front & rear seats are roomy & comfortable. The rear space is very private & has sufficient roomy rear.

- Denise H

Compact luxury feeling but without the enormous price tag.

2018 Buick Encore

Very comfortable seating. Good size trunk for suitcases or large quantities of groceries. It performs well in winter weather road conditions. My average gas mileage is around 27 miles to the gallon. It has a number of added electronic features that could be appealing to the techno savvy consumer.

- Sara G

The Buick Encore is the best car to buy.

2018 Buick Encore Base

The vehicle is very nice. The inside is beautiful and the seats are comfortable. Provides a bunch of space. The truck has Wi-Fi and OnStar connection which really helps. The trunk is very wide and spacious enough to put quite a bit in. The inside (mainly on the doors) is very nicely stitched.

- Bray E

Very pretty interior the seats or very comfy.

2018 Buick Encore

It is a great family car run very smooth and it is a gas saver. On the freeway it is a very smooth drive and does not want gas at all. I do recommend this car especially if it is just a car you would drive before fun/ personal. It also a very comfy car to be in or have your buddy's with you.

- Chris U

When I hook up my phone to my car my phone screen goes onto my car screen.

2018 Buick Encore

Not a lot of space in the backseat of the car. I am about to have an infant car seat in there full time and it takes up a lot of the back seats. Vehicle does not have remote start like older years of this vehicle have. No light on side mirrors to warn of other vehicles in your blind spots.

- Nicole B

Compact and affordable Buick.

2018 Buick Encore Base

I have not had any problems with my vehicle. It has great gas mileage, I usually have between 26-30 miles per gallon with this car. It is very reliable, comfortable, and I enjoy the few features that I have. I received limited features because of cost, not because they were not available.

- Meg L

Great Features. I love the Carplay feature of my car.

2018 Buick Encore Base

I have not had any difficulties with my vehicle. I have had it for a year and am very pleased with the performance and gas mileage. Service has been good as well. I am comfortable with the size of the vehicle. I can fit my granddaughter's car seat in the back seat without any difficulty.

- Nancy H

Great gas mileage for a small SUV.

2018 Buick Encore

I have a Buick encore and I didn't realize how much I loved it until I went on a road trip and realized I was getting almost 30 miles to the gallon.. I think that is pretty good. With my other cars I did not get good gas mileage and I think that is a great consideration for this car.

- Debbie M

Feature-packed Crossover.

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

It's a great crossover car, it gets great gas mileage and drives very smoothly. It also has very high quality features such as Apple Play. It has the ability to carry 5 passengers comfortably and has ample leg room. It also features heated seats which is very nice in the winter time.

- Emily P

Very good SUV for the price.

2018 Buick Encore

Performs well and like the head and leg room enough space in sitting and luggage area, very reliable good on gas comfortable in sitting during driving can make sit go up or down very good heating and cooling system like that dealership takes time with service over next three years.

- Judy F

Small and compact but competes with the big boys.

2018 Buick Encore

This is the perfect car. It is a smaller SUV and is great on gas. The instrument panel is easy to adapt to and the digital screen is large and text is bold and easy to read. Body is very sleek and expensive looking. I like the OnStar capability. Has Wi-Fi and I use it all the time.

- Shirley H

My Buick Encore has Wi-Fi!

2018 Buick Encore Base

I love my encore. It drives very smooth and is extremely comfortable. It is also very up to date with the world we live in today by offering Wi-Fi. One of the best features to me is the plastic mats that it came with and the carpet ones you can switch them out with if you want to.

- Ashley S

My off road package 2018 Buick encore.

2018 Buick Encore Sport Touring

My Buick has a turbo system in it which is not really good in weather conditions for North Dakota it is a 2018 it already has had the turbo fixed. The encore seats 4 people comfortably. Would not recommend 5 people for long travel. Get around well in snow. Heater could be better.

- Valerie S

It is great on gas and rides very smooth!

2018 Buick Encore

It is just the right size. It is great on gas and drives very smooth. I haven't had any problems with it so far and this is my 2nd encore. The color is great and I love that it has OnStar and Sirius XM in it too. The air conditioning works great and hopefully the heat will too.

- Laura F

2018 Buick encore. I love it!

2018 Buick Encore Base

It works great and have had no problems with it. I love how it handles and drive. Nice takeoff power. I wish that it had the option to start it using the app on my phone but it does not have the capability. I wish I would have gotten that and the rear lift gate using your foot.

- Michele M

Nice interior with lots of features friendly system handling.

2018 Buick Encore

The 2018 Buick encore ranks among the top subcompact SUVs. It has one of the nicest interiors in its class, a good list of standard features, and top-notch predicted reliability ratings. Though its performance will not wow you, it has capable engine power and composed handling.

- Jay Y

Not bad overall. No major complaints. Ok.

2018 Buick Encore Base

There is no seek on the radio. The automatic car starter has limited distance range. Drives well. Small. Seems durable. Sound/speakers aren't that great. Small so fits in all parking spots. Feels heavy when driving (in a good way). Great gas mileage. No sunroof or heated seats.

- Cara G

The Buick encore is black, the windows are not tinted.

2018 Buick Encore Base

It's reliable so far I've had 0 problems with the car and it's comfortable to drive and has great gas mileage. The back seat is kind of tight in my opinion but it gets the job done. The seats also fold down for extra storage which is great for shopping or luggage for trips.

- Tyler D

Love it!! Super cute and very easy to handle, fuel efficient.

2018 Buick Encore Base

Love my Encore!! It is very fuel efficient, a super comfortable ride, handles well even in lots of rain. Perfect size makes it easy to reach all the buttons and gadgets. I like that I'm able to haul things in it - the back seats lay all the way down so that is super helpful.

- Laura S

Like it over all will recommend this car to everyone.

2018 Buick Encore

I love my. New Buick encore it has. Nice. Seats and its nice on gas and I like the color it's blue. I have a lot of complements. Its has hatchback. Nev. Features and nice sound system I really like the headlights and the room I like to fit. All my friends and. Family in it.

- Esmeralda G

It is not my dad's Buick for sure!

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

My vehicle is a wonderful car. It is the first time in my life I have ever owned a Buick. I've always owned Chevrolet cars in the past. This Buick seems to be built very well. I love the detail, the inside is comfy and it is been very reliable thus far. I would recommend.

- Cindy S

Buick encore 2018 testimonial.

2018 Buick Encore Sport Touring

I love my Buick encore. It is my encore to own and the sporting package with the sunroof is great. The availability to have OnStar is a major plus. It is the perfect size for me and my small dog to take trips. For me it is the perfect height and size to drive comfortably.

- Carol C

I; like having a rearview mirror in it.

2018 Buick Encore

We have no problems with our new car. It ride nicely and has so many perks on it. I wish it. Were a little larger but it is fine for the two of. Us. It is a white car and I like the color as it. Can be easily seen on the road whereas a. Black car is not seen well at all.

- Jean T

Buick Encore Pros and Cons

2018 Buick Encore Base

Love my Buick encore for the most part. I go to school 7 hours away so I get a lot of quality time with it! Few things that bug me though: 1. the back seats don't really go all the way down 2. bluetooth connection problems sometimes 3. does not accelerate quickly

- Maddie N

It's a great car for everyday use.

2018 Buick Encore

It's a great cars for getting around. Good mileage per gallon of gas. It reliable even in cold weather. It does not take too long for the car to warm up. The seats are nice and comfortable, great Bluetooth connections when playing music. Air conditioning is great.

- Robert L

Overall Awesome Vehicle, Very Classy, Great Features, The Inside Flows

2018 Buick Encore Essence

My vehicle has every feature I want and need. It has a lot of pep, smooth comfortable ride/drive. There is only 2 things I don't like the tires don't hold Nitrogen very good and my sunroof doesn't have a net to keep bugs or birds from flying into your vehicle.

- LINDA N

The Buick Encore is comfortable, your body will love it.

2018 Buick Encore

The Buick Encore that we bought in May of this year has a number of wonderful innovations. One of them that we love is the lumbar support in the driver's seat. As well as Onstar. It has been a very comfortable car, especially since we have back and neck problems.

- Erin C

Fantastic compact SUV Buick encore.

2018 Buick Encore

My 2018 Buick encore is hands down the most comfortable car I have driven. It has an extremely smooth ride and cancels out the outside noise. The compact SUV is a fantastic size and does not compromise the trunk space. The leather interior is also very luxurious.

- Sarah M

Beautiful made vehicle that is fun to drive!

2018 Buick Encore

The Buick encore has very nice interior and exterior finish. It is fun to drive. The base model includes a backup camera for use when in reverse. XM satellites radio is available for purchase. This vehicle also gets good gas mileage. Comfortable to drive as well.

- Gina J

Great car for the money!!

2018 Buick Encore Base

I don't know how to answer this because I really love everything or I wouldn't have bought it. It's easy handling lots of room and really great on gas. The price is great as well. I love the GPS features and the backup camera. Also have the option of OnStar

- Billie M

One of the most fuel efficient car out there...

2018 Buick Encore Preferred II

What I like about this vehicle is the fuel economy. Very fuel efficient. I can go 40 to 43 miles per hour on a highway and about 35 on the back roads. It drives smooth, spacious. Very good even for a family of 5. Very reliable and packed with safety features.

- Lh H

Under seat storage compartment.

2018 Buick Encore

Not enough leg room in rear seat area, great for couples, good gas mileage. Not your vehicle if you need space for large items. Quiet inside can not hear all the noise of highway traffic. Great for leisurely drives. Not the vehicle for multiple car seats.

- Rosie C

I love the leather trim..

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

The car is fantastic but the only issue I have is the car does not have a pick me up. It putts when you put your foot on the gas pedal. The back seat cover fell off for no reason. back seat is small for three adults to sit back there. Try the car for yourself

- Marcella O

Beautiful, smooth and blue.

2018 Buick Encore

I really like my vehicle. It is a beautiful blue and comes with all the latest gadgets such as a backup camera, GPS, touch screen features and a push start button to operate the vehicle. My car is very comfortable and has a smooth clean black clean anterior.

- Libby M

Sleek and elegant, reliable drives great

2018 Buick Encore Base

I love my car so much it's reliable drives good, & fast the features are nice the design is elegant. Very comfortable to drive. So far everything is good no repair is done yet. I love my music also it's keyless. The seats are adjustable very convenient

- Niche M

Flash and dash in one car!

2018 Buick Encore

The Buick encore is a mid-sized vehicle that provides enough space for me and my dog to zip in and around town. I love that it sits up high, especially in a city that floods when there is heavy rainfall. Not too big to navigate these narrow streets as well.

- Anne M

Nice, powerful, smooth ride

2018 Buick Encore Preferred

The Encore has a nice ride and a lot of power. The gas mileage is awesome. The back up camera is such a nice feature. There aren't a lot of blind spots I don't think there are any. I never thought I would live a Buick, but car exceeded all my expectations.

- Christina T

Smooth ride, tons of safety features and extras that make the ride so much more enjoyable.

2018 Buick Encore

Love the stability on road, safety features, extras such as heated seats and wheel, seat memory, back up camera, satellite radio, comfort of ride. One con is it has several blind spots when backing up but the back up camera really helps alleviate these.

- Timothy C

good very cool very well cooler than cool

2018 Buick Encore Base

Buick encore is great for travel, although small seats they are comfortable. The gas mileage is good. It has no trouble getting up to speed it is effective with street racing. Very fast. Big trunk space , 5 seat, epic visuals top of the line stitching

- Jackson T

Small but spacious Buick Encore

2018 Buick Encore

I love my car! It's an SUV but it's not too bulky, so it allows for cargo space and extra passengers while still being easy to maneuver and park. The gas mileage is excellent, and the operating system conveniently alerts you when maintenance is needed.

- Sarah H

Buick encore review 2019!

2018 Buick Encore Base

This vehicle is very convenient. It is a little small but it has enough room for everything we have for weekend long trips and everyone. We have had no had problems with the vehicle yet. This vehicle is very reliable and it also has great gas mileage.

- Erin S

Easy and fun to drive. Get yours now.

2018 Buick Encore Base

This car is very quick and gets in and out of traffic and parking spots with ease. It does make a thumping noise when the windows are down, which is annoying, so I do not drive with the windows down. The car is plenty roomy for kids and their things.

- Kathy F

The smooth ride, Its comfortable on long trips.

2018 Buick Encore

My car is slightly smaller than my previous vehicle a Chevrolet. I can fit all the things that used to fit in my previous car. My gas mileage is super, the comfort of the ride is great. I especially love the navigation panel and the ease of use.

- Bobbi S

I like the amount of gas mileage I am getting. Easy to fill up and drives great.

2018 Buick Encore

Perfect size. Comfortable seats. Easy to drive and easy to get in and out of. Interior is black and the large dash draws in lots of heat. Wish Buick made a dash cover for the Encore in a lighter color of beige like the seats

- Bonnie A

It has a great warranty and is very easy to handle.

2018 Buick Encore

My Buick is very comfortable to drive, has good gas mileage, handles great, has a backup camera, cruise control, and has a great warranty. This is the first new car I have had in a long time and I am very glad I bought a Buick.

- Patti B

You have to pay extra for a lot of the cool features on the vehicle.

2018 Buick Encore

I love everything about the vehicle. It runs smoothly, and I haven't had any mechanical problems. Gas mileage is very good, and the drive is always very smooth. The car is also small so I can fit it into tiny parking spaces.

- Alyssa B

The customer service with Buick has been absolutely fantastic.

2018 Buick Encore

The car runs very smooth, looks incredibly elegant inside and out, and has very comfortable seats. The safety features such as blind spot detectors and backup camera really help me feel confident when driving this car.

- Ashley R

Holds up really well and is a good car for everyday driving. I feel really safe while driving it.

2018 Buick Encore

Runs nice and is very comfy. Has held up in a minor accident well with very minimum damage when I was rear ended by another car. Drives very well in snow. Don't like that there is no CD player in the car though.

- Andrea E

It is a Buick Encore which is a small SUV and it has great fuel mileage.

2018 Buick Encore

It is a new vehicle and I love the new car smell. It has a turbo engine and I love the power. It has a lot of features like the remote start that I love. No complaints so far but it has less than 1000 miles.

- Regina B

For me is the parking. The color is beautiful. I can pull into garage and still open backend with garage door closed.

2018 Buick Encore

It drives like a dream. So easy to park. Still has cargo room. Fits in my garage. Si I can close garage door and still unload.the smaller gas tank is the only inconvenience. Has all the latest technology.

- Kay R

It is easy to drive. I can see out of the car easily, and maneuver easily.

2018 Buick Encore

I like my Buick Encore for the most part. It is not a very luxurious car, though. The trunk area is small, and the passenger's seat doesn't recline. It does get good gas mileage and is very reliable.

- Diane S

Has a smooth ride. Comfortable to ride in. Love a car that has 4 doors.

2018 Buick Encore

No complaints. The exterior color is white. Easy to get in and out of the car. You sit up higher than some other cars. The driver's seat has the Lumbar feature. the Encore gives good gas mileage.

- Erice W

Quiet, solid ride with good soundproofing. Has most bells and whistles in the vehicle. Good winter/snow traction.

2018 Buick Encore

Have had car since November 2017; now have (September 2018) 7500 miles on it. Used for short commute only. In town mileage average is 29 mpg; has heated seats and Apple carplay. Perfect for commuting.

- Michael F

It is a practical but jazzy smaller SUV, just love it!

2018 Buick Encore

It is really excellent - handles very well for a smaller car, has plenty of room inside for passengers, plenty of headroom, every comfort is considered, looks good, nice finishes - really impressed.

- Jan O

It is not really big. The seats do lay down tightly.

2018 Buick Encore

I bought my Buick brand new. It is got all the bells and whistles. Leather/cloth seats with leather interior. There's nothing i don't like about it. It is also the perfect size for me and my son.

- Dana R

Small footprint but many extras.

2018 Buick Encore

This is a small SUV that sits a little higher. It gets 30 to 35 mpg and can seat 4 adults comfortably. I like the way it syncs with my cell phone and I like the display of the navigation system.

- Ken M

The car gets great gas mileage.

2018 Buick Encore

Love great gas mileage, beautiful interior, roomy interior, nice upgrade and features. Don't like its a little odd looking because it's a small vehicle and I wish the trunk was a little bigger.

- Joann S

This car drives great and is wonderful on gas mileage!!

2018 Buick Encore

I love the size of my Encore!! Everything fits in it perfectly! The one thing that i wish the car did was the back seats fold all the way down to get longer things in the car for transport.

- Kristy C

That it is the perfect size and very safe.

2018 Buick Encore

I was looking for a small SUV and my Buick encore is perfect. The only thing I do not like is I wish I wouldn't have bought black because it is shows dirt. Next time I would buy red.

- Tina H

It is not a gas saver. It is small enough for a 3 or 4.

2018 Buick Encore

The car is beautiful I just want a Mercedes at this time of my life. It is really not a gas saver as they say. I feel like it is a great truck for a small family of 3 or even 4.

- Denise N

This car gets great gas mileage.

2018 Buick Encore

It is a smooth and quiet ride. It is economical. It is roomy. I do not like the blind spots when you are driving. I like the mirrors with lights telling when a car is passing.

- Melody W

It is very well maintained.

2018 Buick Encore

I like how much leg room it has. I also love the sunroof. I dislike how little trunk space it gets. I also dislike doing engine maintenance due to the cramped engine bay.

- Kevin M

That is an affordable luxury vehicle.

2018 Buick Encore

I like the that it rides smooth and is quiet. I am in love with the color and the room it has in the interior. My only complaint is that it doesn't have remote start.

- Davina S

I love my car- I love how it looks, and how it feels on the road.

2018 Buick Encore

Modern features- Apple Carplay, backup camera, USB port; the car is a small SUV, so it's not super spacious, but it has the perfect amount of space for what I need.

- Christy M

Incredible gas mileage. I average 30 mph in a suv.

2018 Buick Encore

Love the gas mileage, ease of parking & turbo. I'm not fond of trunk size. I drove a truck before & sometimes don't have enough room for groceries or bulk items

- Misty D

Good looking, reliable, affordable and good gas mileage.

2018 Buick Encore

No vehicle problems whatsoever. Love the performance of the Buick. The vehicle has been so far very reliable. It is extremely comfortable in driving long trips.

- Karen R

It is a we qualify and stylish car at a good price.

2018 Buick Encore

I like the look of it. It has a comfortable ride. I love the fold down seats. My only complaint is it is a little hard to get into for shorter people.

- Michele S

easy to get in and out of the car

2018 Buick Encore

the vehicle is very easy to get in and out even with a bad knee. very easy maneuverability. the car is fun to dive and i love the blue exterior color

- ron e

don't get an encore. Not a pleasant ride. Very uncomfortable.

2018 Buick Encore

Rides like a tin can. The electrical system works a random. carplay rarely works. Not pleased a all. If I had purchased I would have sold in a month.

- Suzanne B

Great Value for the money

2018 Buick Encore

This vehicle is a good value because it not expensive, but is a good quality car. It drives and handles like a more expensive car, no "road noises".

- susan t

The rearview camera is amazing and very helpful but I rely on it too much.

2018 Buick Encore

I had to pay more to have the automatic stop, so I didn't get it. The USB android play is sometimes shotty but overall, a great car. Very smooth.

- Kimberly L

I don't have a title. It's a great car. Not bad on gas.

2018 Buick Encore

You'll have to try it for yourself. My likes may not be the same as yours. You should go test drive one on do research if you like what you see.

- Pam B

It gets 30 miles on the highway and rides very smooth. Pick up is awesome.

2018 Buick Encore

I like the size of it.. I like the pick up that it has.. I like the look of it.. I like the gas mileage.. There is nothing I dislike about it.

- Deb M

New luxury car is fit for every need

2018 Buick Encore

On the road it performs well with very little effort required to change any of the settings. The car drives smoothly and handles the wind well

- Brittney H

All Luxury with an affordable price

2018 Buick Encore

This car has everything that I was looking for. All luxury at an affordable price. I love driving high up and all the bells and whistles.

- liz f

The visibility and handling are excellent.

2018 Buick Encore

Very easy to drive, good mpg, sporty and fun. This vehicle handles surprisingly well and does not drive like a truck but like a sports car.

- Elizabeth M

Roomy interior. spacious back seat

2018 Buick Encore

Great crossover suv. it's fun to drive and fits me and my dogs perfectly. Great for long drives or a quick errand to the shopping center

- denise r

Black a with a touch of elegance.

2018 Buick Encore

The Buick encore drives well, gets good gas mileage and is a very comfortable ride for everyone. I feel it is an outstanding vehicle.

- Jeremy W

It is AWD and that will be a big help on the ice and snow.

2018 Buick Encore

It is like driving on air. It is very comfortable and easy to drive. I love the size of the vehicle as it makes it very easy to park.

- Sherry M

It has OnStar and Wi-Fi built in to use.

2018 Buick Encore

It's kind of small and tight inside. No AUX port in the back for passengers. Not very good on gas mileage. Not a lot of trunk space.

- Justin M

The interior grabs everyone's attention.

2018 Buick Encore

I like being higher off the ground, better visibility. Dislike the cramped feeling and lack of legroom. Dislike the cheesy interior.

- Donna H

That it is a great vehicle for everyday use as well as taking short trips.

2018 Buick Encore

I like that it is an SUV. I like that it is a compact vehicle and that it is very comfortable as well as has many safety features.

- char p

You get a lot of features for the price that you pay.

2018 Buick Encore

I like the vehicle is the right size for my needs. I like the features that are on it. My only complaint are the vent locations.

- Lu Ann N

It only has one arm rest for driver.

2018 Buick Encore

I like that the vehicle gets good gas mileage and picks up quickly. I dislike that there is not a moonroof, remote start or 4WD.

- Christi T

super technology...above what you'd expect from a car of this price range

2018 Buick Encore

It really is an awesome vehicle..the electronics are amazing...gas mile is pretty good ..just wish the back was a little roomier

- Bonnie M

It has great gas mileage and no gas cap.

2018 Buick Encore

The encore is great on gas, never hurts my back on long road trips and is big enough to haul just about anything I want to haul.

- Terrie P

comfortable to sit in and to drive with easy to see mirrors and back up camera.

2018 Buick Encore

Great vehicle, comfortable to drive, easy to see, love the sunroof(air without messing up my hair) and gets decent gas mileage.

- Sam D

Very functional and great multi-use from family vacation, commuting, and hauling.

2018 Buick Encore

Love everything about it great gas mileage excellent performance drives and rides fantastic excellent technology great looks.

- Michele M

I have found that it's good on gas, and has a smooth ride.

2018 Buick Encore

My issue is with comfort. The arm rest is to small and because I have arthritis my elbow hits the edge and it's very painful.

- Angela S

It has Bluetooth capabilities.

2018 Buick Encore

It drives well. I love the camera and grid, makes backing up and parking a breeze. It is reliable in all weather conditions.

- Mary D

It's an affordable luxury vehicle that offers internet and Apple/android car play

2018 Buick Encore

I don't like the slower acceleration due to its small fuel efficient engine but I do like the excellent gas mileage it gets

- Dave G

I was always a fan of the Buick line. My last Buick got me home before it tragically broke down, so I trust my current one to be just as dependable. The only part I don't like was that I never wanted a van or SUV, so the choice I ended up with, and ended falling for was surprising.

2018 Buick Encore

It has the ability to take USB flash drives so one can upload any music of their choosing, and pick it whenever they want.

- Marjorie S

encore wouldn't want anything else

2018 Buick Encore

i haven't run into any problems with my car . i love it , i was really excited to see buick come out with a car like this

- winnifred e

Cost reasonable for size of car.

2018 Buick Encore

Color. Dependable. It has a lot of room in the trunk. I do not like cloth seats. I have had two flat tires in 10 months.

- Shirley S

Drives nicely/handles well.

2018 Buick Encore

Really like it, just have to get used to it being bigger than last car. Transmission has been operating strange already.

- Denise L

It has great fuel mileage.

2018 Buick Encore

I like the gas mileage. The vehicle needs to have more need room in the cabin as well as in the back for transporting.

- Christine F

That it is smaller than it looks.

2018 Buick Encore

The only complaint I have about the vehicle is that you cannot pre-start it, only push to start feature is available.

- Kimberly F

Remote start is very useful and handy.

2018 Buick Encore

I enjoy driving a newer vehicle. Its big enough for my family. Decent mileage and drives smooth. Would recommend.

- Chris L

Good overall deal, economical.

2018 Buick Encore

Like gas mileage, smooth ride, monthly payment. Dislike the way the seats fold in the back and no power liftgate.

- Jennifer W

It is good on gas and easy to read dashboard.

2018 Buick Encore

I do not like it because it is very small and small trunk. I like it because it is good on gas. It is a safe car.

- Karin C

It is a great car for my needs.

2018 Buick Encore

I like the height of the vehicle. I like the rear-view backing mirror. Also, I like the hands-free phone device.

- Julie D

That it's a great value for all the stuff you get in a awesome car

2018 Buick Encore

I love the technology packed into a fuel efficiency comfortable car there isn't really anything that I dislike

- Jo S

That it is a great car for a small family.

2018 Buick Encore

I like that it has a turbo. I like that it has nice black interior. I dislike that it is smaller in the back.

- Katrina L

It has all I need it is very economic.

2018 Buick Encore

Great car, comfortable, economic, great looking, well equipped, fast, easy to park everywhere. Best car ever.

- Ana Celia A

The mileage per gallon is awesome. Allowing me to go further on a single fill up during my daily/weekly commute.

2018 Buick Encore

The size is just right for my daily commute. There's enough room even when my husband and I travel together.

- Danita P

Very spacious, reliable car with decent gas mileage.

2018 Buick Encore

Very reliable, quiet drive, very comfortable. The gas mileage is about 34 MPG. Bigger inside than it looks.

- Kelly D

It is an amazing luxury ride at an affordable price!

2018 Buick Encore

I love the comfortable ride, great gas mileage and beautiful interior. I dislike that I cannot tow with it.

- Mary D

Great deal. All the room you could want in an SUv but the size to feel like a cozy ride.

2018 Buick Encore

Love the keyless start and the no key lock/unlock buttons. Thankful for the AWD and the touchscreen media.

- Arielle H

It is a good value for the, money.

2018 Buick Encore

It is a good value for the money. Has a good ride and drive. Lots of features. Good manufacturer warranty.

- Anthony H

It is brand new and it is great and I love it.

2018 Buick Encore

I love how smooth it drives and the gas mileage. I love the interior and the space. I have no complaints.

- Patricia L

Great for couple on retirement.

2018 Buick Encore

Backseat space too small, cannot fit car seats and kids in it, need more room, great for couples enlarge.

- Rosie C

People should know it has great gas mileage & very classy looking

2018 Buick Encore

I like all the features. It is great on gas. It is classy looking. I wish it had more room.

- Terri P

Good gas mileage, with smooth driving experience. It doesn't feel cheap. Nice interior.

2018 Buick Encore

I believe the engine is a little underpowered. I would like to get going a bit faster.

- Tami W

easy and fun to drive. gas mileage seems to be the same city or highway driving

2018 Buick Encore

love my new car. got it when the previous lease was up. don't like the interest rate.

- anne s

It has very good gas mileage and rides real nice. It also has OnStar.

2018 Buick Encore

I dislike the size of the trunk. I like the color. I like the gas mileage.

- NANCY S

Like the shape of the vehicle. Like the color of the vehicle. Dislike the vehicle is not function enough.

2018 Buick Encore

You can remote start by using the Buick APP with the internet connection.

- Yingyi Z

Gets great gas mileage and rides smoothly.

2018 Buick Encore

Love everything about it except there is a lot of blindsides to car.

- Virginia B

the car is brand new. the car is a smooth ride but does not have that much storage space

2018 Buick Encore

i like smaller vehicles. i like the color. the ride is very smooth.

- Wendi N

I love it. It's economical.

2018 Buick Encore

Great on gas. Wish it have back seat air vents. Very comfortable.

- Teresa S

Not enough back end space. Should have purchase the next largest model.

2018 Buick Encore

Good gas mileage. A little too small. Touchy steering. Too tight.

- Thomas M

Size, gas mileage, style of car & ease of parking in spaces.

2018 Buick Encore

Ease of parking vehicle and safely of backup cameras with lines!

- Theresa A

It's a great small car. Has all the bells and whistles. Very quiet and great to drive

2018 Buick Encore

Only had it for a few days, but I love it so far. Rides great

- Linda P

good sound, runs, air conditioner, radio, price, tv, looks

2018 Buick Encore

it runs, it looks nice, and it has radio, air conditioner

- j m

Trunk area is too small. To lay the seats flat you have to flip up the bottom seats in the back which make the space between the front seats and the back seats unusable for storage.

2018 Buick Encore

I would choose a different model if I had it to do over.

- Karen M

It has a nine-speed automatic transmission thus It is a fuel efficient SUV

2018 Buick Encore

Nicely equipped, ergonomics good no ral complaints

- Richard K

nothing great deal easy drive

2018 Buick Encore

nothing really special about it normal just ok

- david T