How Do the 2021 Buick Encore and Encore GX Differ?

New Buick Encore and Encore GX | Stillwater, OK

If you want a new family-friendly SUV packed with premium amenities, look no further than the 2021 Buick Encore and Encore GX. Both models have everything your family needs for everyday drives and weekend outings. To determine which one is better for you, take a look at their key differences.

Powertrains

Both SUVs have peppy engine options that make for fun drives. However, while the original Encore comes with a single 1.4-liter Turbo engine, the Encore GX gives two engine options. The most powerful of these engines is the 155-horsepower 1.3-liter Turbo that’s available for the Encore GX.

Interior space

The Encore and Encore GX have plenty of space for a weekend away with your friends or a trip to the hardware store. The Encore offers up to 48.4 cubic feet of total storage space, while the Encore GX has a slightly expanded 50.2 cubic feet of cargo room.

Technology

No matter which model you choose, you’ll get a fantastic infotainment system with smartphone compatibility. You’ll also appreciate that the Encore GX comes with some upgraded features like wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ as well as an 8-inch touchscreen display.

The best way to decide which model is right for your family is by taking them each out for a test drive.  Schedule each test drive at Wilson Buick GMC in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Buick and GMC Stand Out in J.D. Power 2020 U.S. Sales Satisfaction Index

2021 GMC Yukon | Stillwater, OK

The J.D. Power 2020 U.S. Sales Satisfaction Index Study aims to measure how satisfied customers are with different automotive brands. Buick and GMC both shined in the 2020 study, which surveyed 35,816 new-vehicle buyers, for making the car buying process a more convenient one.

In the study, six factors came into play when determining which brands had the highest amount of customer satisfaction: the delivery process, the dealership personnel, establishing terms of the deal, the dealership facilities, the paperwork process, and the dealership website. The survey also looked at customers who rejected brands and took into account the salespeople, the negotiation process, the vehicle price, and both the facilities and inventory of the dealership.

GMC and Buick earned second and third place respectively in the SSI Study, cementing the brands as being worthwhile options when choosing your next vehicle. Out of a possible 1,000 points, GMC and Buick scored 804 and 803 points, comfortably surpassing the industry average of 784 points. These high scores show that when you shop for a vehicle from one of these brands, you’ll likely come away satisfied.

If you want a satisfactory shopping experience, be sure to check out the array of GMC and Buick models we offer at Wilson Buick GMC in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

2021 Buick Encore Receives a 5-Star Safety Rating

2021 Buick Encore | Stillwater, OK

The 2021 Buick Encore is a lot of things: stylish, spacious and city-savvy for Stillwater drivers. Not only is this compact SUV ideal for young professionals, but it’s also a great option for a growing family since it’s focused on safety. Reinforcing this is the fact that the new Buick Encore has earned the 5-Star Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

NHTSA tested the 2021 Buick Encore in a variety of crash tests. The SUV earned the coveted 5-Star Safety Rating by performing well in the rigorous frontal, side and rollover crash tests. The 2021 Buick Encore earned five stars in front driver-side and front passenger tests, the driver and rear passenger side barrier tests, and the overall side pole barrier test. It also earned four stars for the rollover test, demonstrating a low rollover risk.

Available soon at Wilson Buick GMC in Stillwater, Oklahoma, the 2021 Buick Encore offers advanced active and passive safety to give you the peace of mind and confidence you need on the road. The current Encore features 10 standard airbags and a plethora of protective driver-assist technologies, like available Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Side Blind Zone Alert.

On top of earning the NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating, the 2021 Buick Encore is a handsome, fun-to-drive SUV that’s great for getting around our beautiful city and hitting the open road. When you’re ready to upgrade to a new premium crossover, truck or SUV, give the friendly team at Wilson Buick GMC a call.

Wilson Walk-Around Changes Car Buying at Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac

Wilson Walkarounds "2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali"

We're excited to release our next episode of Wilson Walkarounds! In this latest installment, Aaron is showcasing the NEW 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali. This absolute beauty is not only a blast to drive, but this luxury pick-up also has all the features you'll ever want! Be sure to schedule your test drive today! #WilsonAutoFamily #WilsonBuickGMCCadillac #GoodPeopleHelpingGoodPeople #WilsonWalkarounds #GMC #Luxury

Posted by Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac on Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac is your one-stop location for quality vehicles and friendly expert service. The team at Wilson provides hassle-free assistance in finding the right vehicle for you, without any sales pressure. Whether you need a durable truck for the fields or work site, a quality sedan as an everyday driver, or a reliable Certified Pre-Owned vehicle for the new college student, Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac is here to help.

One of the ways the team tries to make car buying a little easier is with the convenient Wilson Walk Around. Short on time? For every new vehicle in stock at Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac, Aaron Wilson guides you through a useful Wilson Walk-Around video, all available online on their website or YouTube page. Information on each vehicle comes in short, detailed videos that feature a full 360-degree view of the exterior and interior design, powertrain options, and available upgrades. Every trim level has a dedicated video, describing the additions in upgrades, power, and design features for each trim.

Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac is a dedicated member of the Stillwater community, partnering with many non-profits to assist as much as they can. That same dedication produces excellent inventory, friendly experts, reliable service and maintenance, and the helpful Wilson Walk-Around videos. No other dealership matches up.

Browse the Wilson Walk-Around videos here. Once you’ve narrowed down which model you’re most interested in, stop by in person to test-drive it. 

Welcome to the Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac Blog

Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac | Stillwater, OK

Hello, and welcome to the brand-new Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac blog. As your Stillwater, Oklahoma, Buick GMC Cadillac dealer, we are proud to offer Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles and expert service to our customers in surrounding Edmond, Oklahoma City, and Tulsa areas. We love our community and are excited to share content about local events and things to do in Stillwater, as well as updates on the latest Buick, GMC and Cadillac models that you can find right here in our showroom.

Looking for your next dream car? Browse our new Buick GMC and Cadillac inventory or used inventory pages online to see what we have in stock, and contact us to make an appointment if you’d like to come in and browse our offerings in person. If you need routine maintenance or a major repair on your Buick, GMC, or Cadillac, the experienced technicians in our service department will get you back on the road in no time. And, if you need a part or accessory to help make your car stand out, we have you covered with our knowledgeable parts department.

Wilson Buick GMC Cadillac is a friendly, family-run dealership in the heart of Oklahoma, the Sooner State. We treat our customers like members of our extended family, and we can’t wait to welcome you to ours. In the meantime, enjoy our brand-new blog.