2023 Buick Encore GX: Release Date, Price, and Specs — Low-Cost Luxury SUV

If you’re looking for a low-cost choice for a luxury SUV, then look no further than the 2023 Buick Encore GX. The Encore GX subcompact crossover SUV offers great value with its attractive styling and premium amenities. Find out the release date, price, specs, and features of the 2023 Buick Encore GX. 

When will the 2023 Buick Encore GX be released and available?

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The release date of the 2023 Buick Encore GX will likely be in late Summer/early Fall 2022. It will be available to buy at Buick dealerships throughout the United States and in select international markets. The Buick Encore GX is built at Buick’s plants in Incheon, South Korea, and Yantai, China. 

How much does the 2023 Buick Encore GX cost?

Buick didn’t yet release the price information for the 2023 Encore GX luxury crossover SUV. However, the 2023 Encore GX will likely cost slightly more than the 2022 Encore GX. The starting price of the 2022 Encore GX ranges from $24,400 MSRP for the Preferred trim up to $29,000 MSRP for the Essence trim.

2023 Encore GX specs: Engine output, gas mileage, and towing

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On the performance front, the 2023 Buick Encore GX offers two turbocharged engine options. The standard 1.2-liter turbo I-3 engine generates 137 horsepower, while the available 1.3-liter turbo I-3 produces 155 horsepower. The Encore GX can be equipped with a front-wheel drive or an all-wheel drive system. FWD-equipped Encore GX models have a continuously variable transmission, while AWD models have a nine-speed automatic. 

For efficiency, the Encore GX has an estimated gas mileage of up to 29 city/32 highway mpg. Also, the luxury crossover SUV can tow up to 1,000 pounds.

Technology features in the 2023 Encore GX

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Notable technology features in the 2023 Buick Encore GX include the Buick infotainment system with an 8-inch touchscreen, a Wi-Fi hotspot, a navigation system, a head-up display, Amazon Alexa Built-In, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration. 

Also, the Encore GX offers many safety-enhancing driving assistance technologies. This includes lane keep assist, forward collision alert, automatic emergency braking, front pedestrian braking, rear park assist, and adaptive cruise control.

What’s new for the 2023 Encore GX?

The 2023 Buick Encore GX is a carryover model. However, the luxury crossover SUV offers a new exterior paint color option for the 2023 model year: Moonstone Gray Metallic.

What are the crossover SUV competitors of the Buick Encore GX?

The crossover SUV competitors of the Buick Encore GX include the BMW X1, Volvo XC40, Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class, Chevy Trailblazer, Mazda CX-30, and Hyundai Tucson.

Buyers of the 2023 Encore GX have a choice of three trims: Preferred, Select, and Essence. For warranty coverage, the Encore GX has the backing of a 3-year/36,000-mile basic warranty and a 5-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. 

As more information about the 2023 Buick Encore GX luxury crossover SUV becomes available, we’ll provide updates. This includes the official release date and the official price information with the cost for each Encore GX trim.

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