2018 Buick Enclave

2018 Buick Enclave

2018 Buick Encore

2018 Buick Encore

2018 Buick Enclave vs. 2018 Buick Encore

If you’re in the market for a new SUV, there are a few that offer the luxury appointments, capability, and user-friendly features of the 2018 Buick Enclave and 2018 Buick Encore, which can make it hard to choose between the two. Fortunately, we’re here to guide you with a comparison of both of these capable SUVs, so you can drive home with the confidence that you’ve made the right choice for your unique needs and gotten the best deal in town.


The midsize 2018 Buick Enclave and the compact 2018 Buick Encore both offer cabin occupants plenty of room to stretch out, but there are some differences when it comes to both the exterior dimensions and the available interior capacity:

2018 Buick Enclave


2018 Buick Encore
7-Passenger Seating

Passenger Seating

5-Passenger Seating

Rows of Available Seats

97.6 Cubic Feet

Available Cargo Volume

48.4 Cubic Feet

Standard Wheelbase



Both the Buick Enclave and the Buick Encore also offer Dayton drivers access to responsive, efficient engines and available all-wheel drive drivetrains but again there are size differences between the two vehicles that are important to note as well:

2018 Buick Enclave


2018 Buick Encore
3.6 L V6 SIDI VVT Engine


1.4 L 4-cylinder DOHC Engine for 138 hp and 148 lb.-ft. of Torque
310 hp and 266 lb.-ft. of torque

HP / Torque

1.4 L 4-cylinder SIDI Turbo Motor for 153 hp and 177 lb.-ft. of Torque
9-speed Automatic

Transmission Standard

6-speed Automatic
Maximum 5000-pound

Towing Capacity

Maximum 3500-pound (2017)
EPA-estimated 18 mpg/city and 26 mpg/highway


EPA-estimated 25 mpg/city 33 mpg/highway

Test-drive the 2018 Buick Enclave in Troy, OH

Test drive the 2018 Buick Enclave or the 2018 Buick Encore today and find the right American-made luxury SUV for your next Dayton-area adventure. Contact Dave Arbogast Buick GMC at 888-919-1635 or visit our showroom at 3540 S. Co. Rd. 25A in Troy, OH and see how easy it is to finance the perfect vehicle with us. We can even help you compare the Enclave with the Dodge Durango.

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