• 2020 Buick Encore GX

  • 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee

    #6 in Midsize SUVs

  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $24,100
    • $32,150
    • Avg. Paid
    • $23,367
    • $32,827

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • N/A
    • 8.0 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 7.5 /10
    • 9.1 /10
    • Performance
    • 7.8 /10
    • 7.2 /10
    • Interior
    • 7.3 /10
    • 7.4 /10
    • Safety
    • N/A
    • 8.6 /10
    • Reliability
    • 4.5 /5
    • 3.5 /5

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
      • Sprightly optional engine
      • Cushioned ride
      • Roomy seats
      • Outstanding predicted reliability rating
      • Feature-rich, easy-to-use infotainment system
      • Robust engine lineup
      • Superb off-road capabilities
    • Cons
      • Finicky infotainment system
      • Lower-rent materials than some competitors
      • Less cargo space than most midsize SUVs
      • Below-average fuel economy

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Turbocharged 1.2/- TBD -
    • Regular Unleaded V-6 3.6 L/220
    • MPG
    • 26 City / 30 Hwy
    • 19 City / 26 Hwy

    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • Sport Utility Vehicle
    • Sport Utility
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 102.2
    • 114.8
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 171.4
    • 189.8
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 71.4
    • 76.5
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • - TBD -
    • 69.3
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Privacy Glass
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Exterior Features
    • Sun/Moon Roof
    • Optional
    •  
    • Sun/Moonroof
    • Optional
    •  
    • Rear Spoiler
    •  
    • Standard
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • - TBD -
    • 4513
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    • Standard
    •  
    • Tires - Front All-Terrain
    •  
    • Standard
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    • Standard
    •  
    • Tires - Rear All-Terrain
    •  
    • Standard
    • Compact Spare Tire
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Full Size Spare Tire
    •  
    • Optional
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Aluminum Wheels
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Wheel Locks
    • Optional
    •  
    Towing
    • Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs.)
    •  
    • 3500
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    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Alarm
    • Standard
    •  
    • Back-Up Camera
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Cruise Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Fog Lamps
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Interior Cargo Shade
    • Standard
    •  
    • Keyless Start
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Luggage Rack
    • Optional
    •  
    • Rear Parking Aid
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Power Liftgate
    • Optional
    •  
    • Hands-Free Liftgate
    • Optional
    •  
    • Remote Engine Start
    • Optional
    •  
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Trip Computer
    •  
    • Standard
    • Remote Trunk Release
    • Optional
    •  
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    •  
    • Standard
    • Keyless Entry
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Heated Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 5
    • 5
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    • - TBD -
    • 105.4
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 39.7
    • 39.9
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 40.9
    • 40.3
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 55.4
    • 58.7
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    • 51.9
    • 57
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    • 38.1
    • 39.2
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    • 36.0
    • 38.6
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 53.6
    • 58
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    • 47.5
    • 56.2
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.)
    • 50.2
    • 68.3
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.)
    • 23.5
    • 36.3
    • Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.)
    • - TBD -
    • 36.3
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • MP3 Player
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Satellite Radio
    • Optional
    •  
    • WiFi Hotspot
    • Standard
    •  
    • Smart Device Integration
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Apple CarPlay
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Android Auto
    • Optional
    • Standard
    Heating & Cooling
    • Climate Control
    •  
    • Standard
    • Dual Zone A/C
    •  
    • Standard
    • A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Navigation & Communication
    • Onboard Hands-Free Communications System
    • Standard
    •  
    • Wireless Cell Phone Hookup
    • Optional
    • Standard
    Seats
    • Cloth Seats
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Premium Synthetic Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    • Heated Front Seats
    • Optional
    •  
    • Driver Lumbar
    • Optional
    •  
    • Power Driver Seat
    • Optional
    •  
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Bucket Seats
    • Optional
    • Optional
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    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    •  
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    •  
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    •  
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Brake Assist
    •  
    • Standard
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Daytime Running Lights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Child Safety Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Blind Spot Monitor
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Lane Departure Warning
    • Standard
    •  
    • Lane Keeping Assist
    • Standard
    •  
    • Cross-Traffic Alert
    • Optional
    •  
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    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    •  
    • Rear Wheel Drive
    •  
    • Standard
    • 3 Cylinder Engine
    • Optional
    •  
    • V6 Cylinder Engine
    •  
    • Optional
    • Turbocharged
    • Optional
    •  
    • Engine Type
    • Turbocharged
    • Regular Unleaded V-6
    • Displacement
    • 1.2/- TBD -
    • 3.6 L/220
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 137 @ 5000
    • 293 @ 6400
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 162 @ 2500
    • 260 @ 4000
    • Transmission
    • Continuously Variable Ratio
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Turning diameter
    • - TBD -
    • 37.1
    Fuel
    • Gasoline Fuel
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 26
    • 19
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 30
    • 26
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 13.2
    • 24.6
    Suspension
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • - TBD -
    • Short And Long Arm
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • - TBD -
    • Multi-Link
    • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
    •  
    • Short And Long Arm
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    •  
    • Multi-Link
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode
    •  
    • Optional
    • 8-Speed Automatic
    •  
    • Optional
    • Continuously Variable Trans
    • Optional
    •  

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