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2013 Buick Encore 2013 GMC Terrain 2013 Mazda CX-5
     
FWD
  • FWD
  • Convenience FWD
  • AWD
  • Convenience AWD
  • Leather FWD
  • Premium FWD
  • Leather AWD
  • Premium AWD
FWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-1
  • FWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-1
  • FWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-2
  • AWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-1
  • FWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-1
  • AWD 4dr SLE w/SLE-2
  • AWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-1
  • FWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-2
  • AWD 4dr SLT w/SLT-2
  • FWD 4dr Denali
  • AWD 4dr Denali
FWD 4dr Man Sport
  • FWD 4dr Man Sport
  • FWD 4dr Auto Sport
  • AWD 4dr Auto Sport
  • FWD 4dr Auto Touring
  • AWD 4dr Auto Touring
  • FWD 4dr Auto Grand Touring
  • AWD 4dr Auto Grand Touring

Prices

MSRP $24,200 $26,305 $20,995
Invoice $23,232 $24,990 $20,396
Avg. Paid N/A N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.7 8.0 8.6
Critics' Rating 7.6 8.3 9.5
Performance 6.8 7.2 8.4
Interior 7.4 8.4 7.8
Safety 8.9 9.3 9.3
Reliability 4.0 3.0 2.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Composed handling
  • Great fuel economy
  • Attractive, upscale interior
  • Numerous standard features
  • Strong reliability score
  • Excellent fuel economy with four-cylinder engine
  • Upscale technology features
  • Roomy sliding and reclining rear seats
  • Quiet and high-quality interior
  • Good safety score
  • Well-made cabin
  • Good fuel economy ratings
  • Impressive cargo room for the class
  • Outstanding performance
  • Good safety score
Cons
  • Sluggish acceleration
  • Small cargo hold
  • Steering lacks feel
  • Less cargo space than some competitors
  • Tight second row
  • Slightly underpowered engine

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Turbocharged I4 1.4/83 Gas/Ethanol I4 2.4L/145 Gas I4 2.0L/122
MPG 25 City / 33 Hwy 22 City / 32 Hwy 26 City / 35 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 100.60 112.50 106.300
Length, Overall (in) 168.40 185.30 179.300
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.90 72.80 72.400
Height, Overall (in) 65.20 66.30 67.300

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3190 3853 3208

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Standard Optional Optional
Keyless Start Standard
Luggage Rack Standard Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) - TBD - 99.6 103.800
Front Head Room (in) 39.60 39.80 40.100
Front Leg Room (in) 40.80 41.20 41.000
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.10 55.70 57.500
Front Hip Room (in) 51.70 55.10 55.200
Second Head Room (in) 38.80 39.20 39.000
Second Leg Room (in) 35.70 39.90 39.300
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.50 55.30 55.500
Second Hip Room (in) 50.10 51.30 53.700
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 48.40 63.9 65.400
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 18.80 31.6 34.100
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) - TBD -

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Optional Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Turbocharged I4 Gas/Ethanol I4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.4/83 2.4L/145 2.0L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 138 @ 4900 182 @ 6700 155 @ 6000
Torque (Net @ RPM) 148 @ 1850 172 @ 4900 150 @ 4000
Transmission Automatic Automatic Manual
Turning diameter 36.7 40.0 36.700

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Optional
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25 22 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 32 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.0 18.0 14.8

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Compound Crank Trailing arm Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
Manual Standard
6-Speed Manual Standard