Used 2018 Buick Encore SUV Crossover Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2018 Buick Encore SUV Crossover

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 Pros Front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive can be specified for most trims.

 Pros The four-cylinder engine delivers immediate acceleration for navigating busy city streets.

 Pros The handling is decently composed and feels nimble.

 Pros The effort required to steer is balanced and suited for most driving situations.

 Pros The brakes offer a strong and linear stopping force and the firm pedal makes it easy to manage.

 Pros Advanced safety and driver aids come standard with the base trim.

 Pros Excellent safety ratings give a sense of security for the potential buyer.

 Pros Stepping into the cabin is effortless with its low ride height.

 Pros The cloth upholstery has a good fit and finish.

 Pros The ride quality is compliant and stable.

 Pros External noise from the tires and wind is attenuated well.

 Pros It is a fuel efficient vehicle, especially when used for city driving.

 Cons The base trim does not have the option of all-wheel drive.

 Cons Its engine was lackluster when keeping up with the highway pace.

 Cons Body roll is more noticeable because of the high seating position.

 Cons Additional advanced safety and driver aids are only available in higher trim levels.

 Cons All trims do not have the option of bigger wheels.

 Cons The sunroof only becomes available starting with the Preferred II trim.

 Cons Passengers beyond six feet in height may find it tight in both rows of seats.

 Cons The seats may be narrow for larger passengers.

 Cons Leather upholstery is only available for the Essence and Premium trims.

 Cons The amount of buttons in the dashboard make it look dated.