Competing in the subcompact SUV class, the 2023 Buick Encore GX goes up against other notable names in the class, like the Mazda CX-30, the Subaru Crosstrek, and the Chevrolet Trailblazer. Spread across 3 trims, the Encore GX starts off at a base price of MSRP $25,395 and carries on to $30,195. Not all trims are built equal, however, as there are 2 powertrains on offer. The standard engine is a 1.2L Turbocharged Inline-3 mated to a CVT. Making 137 horsepower and 162 lb-ft of torque, this engine makes the Encore GX capable of accelerating from a standstill to 60 mph in just 9.4 seconds. One can also opt for a bigger 1.3L Turbocharged inline-3 engine that is paired to a 9-speed automatic transmission. With 155 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque, this engine can accelerate the car to 60 MPH in 8.0 seconds.