2014 Buick Encore AWD 4-Door Premium Specs

AWD 4-Door Premium
MSRP based on AWD 4-Door Premium

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 23 mpg City/30 mpg Hwy
Engine Turbocharged I4, 1.4
EPA Class 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name Premium AWD
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission Transmission, 6-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive includes Driver Shift Control (AWD models only)


EPA Classification 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3309
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 38.80
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.10
Second Hip Room (in) 50.10
Front Head Room (in) 39.60
Second Leg Room (in) 35.70
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.70
Front Leg Room (in) 40.80
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.50
Passenger Volume (ft³) 92.8
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.20
Track Width, Front (in) 60.60
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.90
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 100.60
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.60
Height, Overall (in) 65.20
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 168.40
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 48.40
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 18.80
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.0
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 4900
Displacement 1.4/83
Engine Order Code LUV
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 148 @ 1850
Fuel System Electronic fuel injection
Engine Type Turbocharged I4
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.94
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.53
Trans Order Code MHB
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x 0.5
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.72
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.0
Rear Tire Size P215/55R18
Spare Tire Order Code RVZ
Front Tire Order Code RAK
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P215/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code RAK
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16"
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) N/A
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front Independent MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) N/A
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
StabiliTrak, stability control system
Daytime Running Lamps, reduced intensity low beam
Air bags, frontal and knee for driver and front passenger,...
Air bag, Passenger Sensing System, sensor indicator inflatable...
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger...
Safety belts, 3-point rear, all seating positions
Restraint provisions, child, Isofix 2 point only, point/latch...
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes...
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
Forward Collision Alert
Front and Rear Park Assist, Ultrasonic
Rear Vision Camera
Lane Departure Warning
Door locks, child security, rear, electrical
Tire Pressure Monitor, manual learn
Horn, dual note tone


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 70,000
Drivetrain Years 6
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 70,000
Roadside Assistance Years 6

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
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