Buick becomes more than anything else a SUV maker. Just like every manufacturing company these days, Buick is also slowly destroying its assortment. Now the new GM Crossover brand is launched, 2020 Buick Encore GX. This intersection will cross the Encore and Envision models. However, Encore GX is already available in the Chinese market.
This intersection will arrive in the United States in early 2020. In China, Buick now sells Encore and Envision models. Initial guesses indicate that the all-new Encore GX will replace the imagination model. Obviously, this will not happen. A similar thing happened when Nissan introduced the Rogue and Rogue Sport models. Encore GX is a small crossover, but it’s still bigger than the regular Encore model.
2020 Buick Encore GX is working on the Gamma II platform
Next 2020 Buick Encore GX is a small crossover. The dimensions are almost the same dimensions as the Jeep Compass. GX variant is slightly larger than regular Encore model. Moreover, appearing resembles a longer subcompact hatchback. Full details of the North American market are not available yet.
However, Buick’s latest intersection shows the company’s new design language. Although similar to the base Encore model, the GX looks closer to the Enclave and Regal models. The small crosshair works on the Gamma II platform. Chevy Trax supports the same architecture. The design is recent and the American version is somewhat different from the version in China.
2020 Buick Encore GX Interior features and cargo space
The all-new crossover looks inside. 2020 Buick Encore GX is slightly longer than the regular Encore model. Thanks to that, the GX version gets an additional 5 cubic feet of loading space. The legs were also strengthened. Without official data, we recommend around 24.3 cubic feet of cargo space. Moreover, folding seats will open approximately 54 cubic. Although the upholstery and the standard function list are almost the same as in the Encore model, the GX does offer something else. The new upper display will be a revolutionary function of the cross section.
This unique screen displays a semi-transparent reading of information. This unit is placed in the driver’s field of view. This guarantees better safety, since the driver no longer has to look at the instrument panel. The driver must now look at the road and show the most important vehicle information at the windshield base. Moreover, it looks great. In addition, 2020 Buick Encore GX receives many driver assistance systems. This includes lane assistance, lane warning, peripheral view camera, and emergency brakes.
2020 Buick Encore GX Powertrain Specifications
Since it is a bigger crossover, 2020 Buick Encore GX engine will likely come with a larger engine. Standard Encore is available with a 1.4-liter four-cylinder turbo engine. This unit produces 138 horsepower and a torque of 148 lbs. According to the latest reports, the GX variant gets a 2.0-liter turbo engine.
This four-cylinder engine produces 237 torques and 258 lbs of torque. In addition, it is equipped with a 9-speed automatic gearbox. The same engine can be found under the Cadillac XT4 hood.
2020 Buick Encore GX Price and release date
This small crossover will arrive in the United States in early 2020. 2020 Buick Encore GX costs slightly higher than the standard Encore model. However, exact price details are not available.
The next transit is currently in production in South Korea. In addition, the same plant that Encore GX is building is also responsible for Chevy Trailblazer.