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2007 Buick Rainier
CXL AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,305
3 listings nationwide

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2022 Buick Encore
Preferred AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,442

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2007 Buick Rainier
CXL AWD

The 2007 Buick Rainier is basically a carryover from the previous year and only gets two new standard features -- a tire pressure monitor, and a one-year subscription to OnStars Turn b...

2022 Buick Encore
Preferred AWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

Many automakers have trimmed their model lines by removing slower-selling cars and adding more in-demand SUVs. Buick is no exception, though its lineup remains quite small, with just a...

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

2007 Buick Rainier
CXL AWD
20
JOHNNYO13 writes:
Nice riding lots of small issues. If transmission goes 2500.00 watch the fluid levels
75
bhartsel6045 2007 Buick Rainier CXL AWDReview:

Looks Beautiful With All High Way Mileage. — Loved the comfort from all of the luxury options. Very reliable too. I am the second owner of the tr...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

45
Sharron 2007 Buick Rainier CXL AWDReview:

My Current Demo Vehicle...gonna Be Hard To Give Up! — Drives great, comfortable, luxurious and practical.

2022 Buick Encore
Preferred AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2007 Buick Rainier
CXL AWD
2022 Buick Encore
Preferred AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
13 MPG
14 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
19 MPG
20 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 22 gal 14 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
291 hp @ 6,000 RPM
155 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
--
277 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
10:1
--
Displacement
5,300 cc
4,200 cc
1,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.66 in x 4.01 in
2.91 in x 3.2 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 3 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 5 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player 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 43.1 in 40.8 in
Back Legroom 37.1 in 35.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 39.8 cu ft 18.8 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,150 lbs --
Maximum Payload 1,150 lbs 1,026 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,600 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,600 lbs --
Exterior
Length 193.4 in 168.4 in
Width 75.4 in 70.1 in
Height 74.5 in 65.2 in
Wheelbase 113 in 100.6 in

Available Options

2007 Buick Rainier
CXL AWD
2022 Buick Encore
Preferred AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cinnabar Metallic
  • Dark Moon Blue Metallic
  • Ebony Twilight Metallic
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Summit White
  • White Frost Tricoat

Option Packages

  • LPO, Front Footwell and Cup Holder Lighting Kit
  • Safety Package II
  • Moonroof, Power, Tilt-Sliding
  • LPO, 18" (45.7 cm) 5-Spoke Midnight Silver Aluminum Wheels

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