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2021 Buick Encore GX vs. 2021 Nissan Rogue Sport Review

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2021 Buick
Encore GX

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2021 Nissan
Rogue Sport

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MSRP*
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$24,200 to $30,600
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$24,060 to $30,090
Invoice* $23,329 to $29,498 $22,779 to $28,475
MPG - City 26 - 28 24 - 25
MPG - Hwy 29 - 31 30 - 32
Engine(s) I-3 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Buick Encore GX than in the Nissan Rogue Sport. The Nissan Rogue Sport will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Buick Encore GX.

Convenience
The Nissan Rogue Sport requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Buick Encore GX, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Buick Encore GX is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Rogue Sport. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Buick Encore GX and the Nissan Rogue Sport have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Buick Encore GX is a little narrower than the Nissan Rogue Sport, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Buick Encore GX takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Buick Encore GX transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Performance
The Buick Encore GX has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Buick Encore GX and the Nissan Rogue Sport. The Buick Encore GX has less cargo space than the Nissan Rogue Sport, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Buick Encore GX comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Rogue Sport.