Buick Encore, 2016 MY US

The Encore is a front wheel drive hatchback car with a front located engine, manufactured by Buick. It's powered courtesy of a turbocharged engine of 1.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 138 bhp (140 PS/103 kW) of power at 4900 rpm, and maximum torque of 200 N·m (148 lb·ft/20.4 kgm) at 1850 rpm. This power is delivered to the wheels through a 6 speed automatic gearbox. The Buick Encore weighs a quoted 1468 kg at the kerb.

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Buick Encore, 2016 MY US brief technical data

What body style?5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?4277 mm
How heavy?1468 kg
What size engine?1.4 litre, 1364 cm3
How many cylinders?4, Straight
How much power? 140 PS / 138 bhp / 103 kW @ 4900 rpm
How much torque? 200 Nm / 148 ft.lb / 20.4 kgm @ 1850 rpm
How economical?25/33/28 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

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2016 Buick Encore data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2555 mm 100.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1539 mm 60.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1539 mm 60.6 inches
Length 4277 mm 168.4 inches
Width 1775 mm 69.9 inches
Height 1656 mm 65.2 inches
Ground clearance 157 mm 6.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1468 kg 3236 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 53 litres 11.7 UK Gal 14 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code LUV
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1364 cc
(83.236 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72.5 × 82.6 mm
2.85 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.88
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
140 PS (138 bhp) (103 kW)
at 4900 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
101.2 bhp/litre
1.66 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
200 Nm (148 ft·lb) (20.4 kgm)
at 1850 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
146.63 Nm/litre
1.77 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1842.6 kPa (267.2 psi)
Maximum RPM 6500 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 341 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 95.31 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
70.1 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
94.01 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.27 kg/kW
23.83 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 25/33/28 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.4/7.1/8.4 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre10.6/14.0/11.9 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG30.0/39.6/33.6 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG25.0/33.0/28.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.720
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7 x 18
Wheel size rear 7 x 18
Tyres front P215/55 R 18
Tyres rear P215/55 R 18
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 269 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.75
Final drive ratio 3.53
general
Carfolio.com ID494725
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2016 Buick Encore added 2016-07-10.
Last modified 2017-01-02.