2017 Buick Encore vs 2017 Honda HR-V
Crossovers like the 2017 Buick Encore or 2017 Honda HR-V are great for those who want a mix of style, efficiency and comfort. Sometimes it can be difficult to pick between two vehicles that appear to be similar in both looks and purpose. If you’re having trouble, take a look at our 2017 Buick Encore vs 2017 Honda HR-V comparison page to see more similarities and differences.
Both the 2 017 Buick Encore and Honda HR-V come in at affordable prices. The Buick Encore is even less expensive than the previous model year, coming in at a starting MSRP of $22,990. The 2017 Honda HR-V is available for a little less at $19,365, but it also doesn’t offer some of the same features that the Encore comes standard with. For instance, the Honda HR-V has a manual transmission, whereas the Buick Encore comes standard with an automatic.
|2017 Buick Encore||2017 Honda HR-V|
|1.4L I-4 w/ Turbocharger||Base Engine||1.8L I-4|
|Standard||Apple CarPlay||Not Available|
Differences between the 2017 Buick Encore and 2017 Honda HR-V
The 2017 Buick Encore comes standard with a 1.4L I-4 engine with 138 horsepower and a 25 City/33 Highway MPG rating. You can also choose to upgrade to an engine with Start-Stop tech for an increase to 153 horsepower and increased efficiency in city driving, especially stop-and-go traffic. The 2017 Honda HR-V matches the Encore on efficiency with its 1.8L I-4, though falls short in other areas.
The main difference between the 2017 Buick Encore and 2017 Honda HR-V is the quality of the interior. Both vehicles can seat five passengers, but the 2017 Buick Encore goes the extra mile to provide both comfort and entertainment. At its base level, you can find a powerful infotainment system that is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Audiophiles can also upgrade to the Bose audio system for clear, booming music. The Encore is also available with advanced safety features, such as forward collision alert, side blind zone alert, and more!
Want to see if the 2017 Buick Encore drives the way you want it to? Feel free to stop by Holiday Automotive in Fond du Lac to see the Encore and the rest of our impressive inventory!
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