Compare 2017 FIAT 500X vs 2017 Buick Encore

2017 FIAT 500X
2017 Buick Encore
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FWD Pop
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD Pop 25 33 $19,895 $19,995
FWD Trekking 22 30 $22,677 $23,350
FWD Urbana Edition 22 30 $22,677 $23,350
AWD Pop 21 29 $23,634 $23,890
FWD Lounge 22 30 $24,351 $25,150
AWD Trekking 21 29 $24,494 $25,250
AWD Urbana Edition 21 29 $24,494 $25,250
AWD Lounge 21 29 $26,168 $27,050
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FWD 4-Door
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door 25 33 $22,875 $22,990
FWD 4-Door Preferred 25 33 $23,390 $24,365
FWD 4-Door Sport Touring 25 33 $24,542 $25,565
AWD 4-Door Preferred 24 30 $24,830 $25,865
FWD 4-Door Preferred II 25 33 $25,790 $26,865
AWD 4-Door Sport Touring 24 30 $25,982 $27,065
AWD 4-Door Preferred II 24 30 $27,230 $28,365
FWD 4-Door Essence 25 33 $27,902 $29,065
FWD 4-Door Premium 25 33 $29,246 $30,465
AWD 4-Door Essence 24 30 $29,342 $30,565
AWD 4-Door Premium 24 30 $30,686 $31,965
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,895
$22,875
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,995
$22,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$333 / month
$383 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.5
6.5
TCC’s Bottom Line
With more personality than most small crossovers, the Fiat 500X is definitely worth a look. The 2017 Buick Encore reaches for the compact-luxury stars, but it falls shy on styling and front-seat space.
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Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 25 mpg
Highway
33 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Station Wagon 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 39.58
Second Hip Room (in)
52.2 50.08
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.3 54.18
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 38.78
Passenger Volume (ft³)
100.1 92.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.8 52.55
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 40.82
Front Hip Room (in)
53.3 51.65
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Leg Room (in)
34.8 35.75
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
61 60.62
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.7 69.85
Track Width, Front (in)
60.9 60.62
Liftover Height (in)
29.8 - TBD -
Wheelbase (in)
101.2 100.60
Height, Overall (in)
63.1 65.26
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 6.22
Length, Overall (in)
- 168.41
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
39.8 48.40
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
14.1 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
14.1 18.80
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12 11.8 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 10.6 x 0.5
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13.2 14.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.3 36.7
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- 2.72
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- 16.0
Tires
Front Tire Size
P215/60HR16 P215/55R18
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
TND RAK
Spare Tire Order Code
NA RVZ
Rear Tire Size
P215/60HR16 P215/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code
TND RAK
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2967 3237
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA 16" x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 X 6.5 18" x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 X 6.5 18" x - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
500 - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 130
Engine
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 Turbocharged I4
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
184 @ 2500 148 @ 1850
Engine Order Code
EAM LUV
Displacement
1.4 L/83 1.4/83
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
160 @ 5500 138 @ 4900
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
28 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
33 33
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.00 2.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.12 2.96
Trans Order Code
DE1 MNK
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.98 1.45
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62 0.75
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.15 4.58
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.44 3.53
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.36 1.91
Trans Type
6 6
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.76 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- NA
Clutch Size (in)
- NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- NA
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle
Vehicle Name
FIAT 500X Buick Encore
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Independent MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.3 6.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- 6.9
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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