The new Encore GX is available at Dave Kirk Chevrolet In Crossville TN in Preferred, Select and Essence trim levels. The base Preferred is pretty well equipped. Going with the Select or the Essence simply gets you more convenience and luxury features.
The standard engine is a turbocharged 1.2-liter three-cylinder (137 horsepower, 162 lb-ft) paired with a continuously variable automatic transmission. An upgrade for front-wheel-drive models, and mandatory with all-wheel drive, is a turbocharged 1.3-liter three-cylinder (155 hp, 174 lb-ft). It comes paired to a nine-speed automatic transmission.
Highlights of the new Encore GX Preferred trim at Dave Kirk Chevrolet include keyless ignition and entry, simulated leather upholstery, an 8-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, OnStar connected services and a six-speaker sound system. Buick's Driver Confidence suite of driving aids, including automatic emergency braking, also comes standard.
The Select trim at Dave Kirk Chevrolet adds quite a few more features, including roof rails, dual-zone automatic climate control, a power-adjustable driver's seat, heated front seats and a blind-spot monitoring system. The Encore GX's top trim, the Essence, has those features plus extras such as LED headlights leather seats, a heated steering wheel, and an in-cabin air ionizer.
From here, there are a few main options packages to be aware of. These include the Sport Touring package (it's a styling package) and an Advanced Technology package that bundles integrated navigation, adaptive cruise control, a surround-view camera and a head-up display.