Buick Encore vs Buick Envision Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Buick Encore
FWD
2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD
MSRP
$37,550
Invoice
$35,823
Average Price Paid
$34,882
1,581 listings nationwide

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2021 Buick Encore
FWD
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2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Buick Encore
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,543
2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,392
46 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Buick Encore
FWD
No Expert Reviews
2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Buick Envision, a compact premium crossover, carries over for 2020. It aims to rival the Acura RDX, Audi Q5, and BMW X3. A 2.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine comes standard on th...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Buick Encore
FWD
No User Reviews
2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD
GuruP3G7Y writes:
Love the features
70
cjleather7169 writes:
Switched to an Envision from a 2012 cr-v. While i loved my cr-v, honda has gotten stingy with standard equipm...
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V EX-L FWD worse.
"More bolstering"
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Honda CR-V EX-L FWD worse.
"Comfort and handling. The honda rattles and has a lot of road noise."

Specs

2021 Buick Encore
FWD
2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
25 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 17.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
138 hp @ 4,900 RPM
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Torque
148 lb-ft @ 200 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
11.3:1
Displacement
1,400 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
2.85 in x 3.25 in
3.46 in x 3.97 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 40.8 in 40.9 in
Back Legroom 35.8 in 37.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 18.8 cu ft 26.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,018 lbs 1,318 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 168.4 in 183.7 in
Width 70.1 in 72.4 in
Height 65.3 in 66.8 in
Wheelbase 100.6 in 108.3 in

Available Options

2021 Buick Encore
FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Summit White
2020 Buick Envision
Essence AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Chili Red Metallic
  • Dark Moon Blue Metallic
  • Ebony Twilight Metallic
  • Espresso Metallic
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Active Package
  • Buick Experience Package
  • LPO, Interior Luxury Package
  • LPO, Molded Assist Steps, Body-Color
  • Moonroof, Power, Panoramic, Tilt-Sliding

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