2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2019 Buick Encore

2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2019 Buick Encore

Mazda and Buick both have something unique in common: neither fit the stereotypes of conventional or luxury automakers. Sitting higher than the average SUV in terms of comfort and convenience but lower than luxury SUVs in terms of cost, the CX-3 provides a compelling option for those seeking excellent performance and utility. Take a look at how it compares to a similar model as we put the 2019 Mazda CX-3 and 2019 Buick Encore in a head to head matchup!

The exterior aesthetics are different between these two, but both offer some appealing looks. First is the CX-3, which has a longer body, sharp bodylines, and the signature front fascia. The Encore, meanwhile, has a more compact shape with a shorter hood. Once you look inside, you’ll see even more differences. Check those out in the table below!

2019 Mazda CX-3


2019 Buick Encore

44.5 cubic ft Max Cargo Space 48.4 cubic ft
148 hp/146 lb-ft Horsepower/Torque 138 hp/148 lb-ft
29 city/34 hwy mpg Fuel Efficiency 27 city/33 hwy mpg
$20,390 MSRP $23,200

Why choose the 2019 CX-3?

Based on the information above, it’s not hard to see why the CX-3 is a popular choice among shoppers looking for a luxurious subcompact SUV. It is a better option price-wise when compared to the Encore, as it allows drivers to keep a few thousand extra dollars in their pockets. On top of that, the CX-3 will save drivers money at the pump too because it gets better fuel economy – this on top of offering more horsepower than the Encore. Additionally, the CX-3 offers comfort and convenience features that include:

  • Rearview Camera
  • Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry
  • Bose® Premium Sound System
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment
  • All-Wheel Drive
  • Leather Seating
  • Power Glass Moonroof
  • LED Headlights and Taillights
  • And more!

Learn more about what the 2019 CX-3 has to offer when you contact the team here at Hall Mazda in Brookfield or schedule a test drive here on our website today!

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