Buick Encore GX vs. Toyota RAV4 & Hyundai Tucson
Here at Starling Buick, you’ll find out why Buick cars and SUVs stand out from competing models on the market. We’re dedicated to helping drivers in the Sarasota, Port Charlotte, and North Port areas find the right car at the right price. And today we’re going to show you exactly what sets the 2020 Buick Encore GX apart from the competition.
Why get behind the wheel of the 2020 Buick Encore GX from our lineup of new Buick vehicles near Venice? All you have to do is hold it up against competing models and see the difference for yourself. To start, it comes equipped with engine options like the 1.3-liter turbo engine, which produces up to 155 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque. By comparison, the 2020 Hyundai Tucson is only capable of 150 lb-ft of torque.
The 2020 Buick Encore GX also delivers on up to 1,000 pounds of towing capability, in addition to comfortable seating for up to five people and more than 50 cubic feet of cargo space when the back seats are folded and nearly 25 cubic feet of cargo space when they’re in use. There’s a reason the Buick Encore GX has a perfect five-star rating from Cars.com buyers, compared to a 4.8-star rating for the Hyundai Tucson and a 4.7-star rating for the Toyota RAV4.
And you can rely on Buick parts to keep your vehicle running safely and efficiently. To start, the 2020 Buick Encore GX has better gas mileage than the Hyundai Tucson, with 30 highway and 25 city miles per gallon, compared to 28 highway and 23 city miles per gallon. This is partially because it weighs significantly less than the other vehicles, just 3,237 pounds to the Toyota RAV4’s 3,370 pounds, and Hyundai Tucson’s, 3,309 pounds. It has two LCD screens, rather than the Hyundai Tucson’s just one, and 60 months/60,000 miles of roadside assistance, compared to the Toyota RAV4’s 24 months.
2020 GMC Encore GX at a Glance
- 1.3-liter turbo engine
- 155 horsepower
- 174 lb-ft of torque
- 50+ cubic feet of cargo space
- 5-star Cars.com rating
2020 Toyota RAV4 at a Glance
- 4.7-star Cars.com rating
- Weight: 3,370 pounds
- 24 months of roadside assistance
2020 Hyundai Tucson at a Glance
- 4.8-star Cars.com rating
- 150 lbs.-feet of torque
- 28 highway/23 city mpg