2023 Buick Encore GX – In 2023, the Buick Encore 2023 will get a minor refresh. In 2020, the subcompact crossover SUV was launched. It has seen very few modifications since then. Buick’s current trends indicate that an update is necessary, especially since the regular Buick Encore will soon be discontinued. Encore GX is the most affordable model.
2023 Buick Encore GX Review
The Encore GX is available in three trims: Preferred, Select, and Essence. For top-level Essence models, the Encore GX Sport Touring can also be purchased. The Encore GX Sport Touring gets two-tone paint and different tires. The major differences between trim levels lie in the features and minor trim. Although the Encore GX is smaller and lighter than the Envision or Enclave SUVs it still offers a more luxurious Avenir trim. It is uncertain if this will change in 2023. To compensate for Encore’s loss, it is uncertain if Encore GX will be sold at a lower cost.
Select front-wheel-drive models to receive a turbocharged, 130-horsepower 1.2 liter three-cylinder engine and a continuously variable automatic transmission. Preferred and Essence models come with a turbo-1.3-liter triple-cylinder generating 155 horsepower and a 9 speed automatic. This arrangement will not change. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rated the 2022 Encore GX as a Top Safety Pick, with excellent scores in all major categories, standard automatic pedestrian detection, and good scores across all major categories. The headlights of the Essence were not approved by the IIHS. This could be corrected by a styling overhaul. The Encore GX 2022 was awarded five stars by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in all categories. All Encore GX models now come with lane departure warnings as well as lane-keep assist. Automatic high beam assistance is available for Essence cars and Preferred cars.
2023 Buick Encore GX Price & Release Date
General Motors was forced to delay certain releases due to a shortage of chips. The Encore GX 2023 will still be available in the first half of 2023. Prices for the Select trim will remain at $27,340 MSRP while Essence prices will go up to $30,195.