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2019 Acura RDX vs. 2019 Buick Encore

The 2019 Acura RDX vs. 2019 Buick Encore competition gives small crossover buyers two distinct choices. The RDX offers advantages over this Buick SUV in the following areas:

  • Better standard performance specs
  • More standard features
  • Larger cargo area

Which Model Offers the Best Crossover SUV Performance?

When you compare the 2019 Acura RDX performance to the 2019 Buick Encore specs, the difference is clear:

  • 2019 Acura RDX
    • Engine: 2.0L 4-Cylinder
    • Horsepower: 272 hp
    • Torque: 280 lb-ft
  • 2019 Buick Encore
    • Engine: 1.4L 4-Cylinder
    • Horsepower: 138 hp
    • Torque: 148 lb-ft

Put simply, more horsepower and torque results in extra passing power on Niles highways.

2019 Acura RDX In Snow

Premium Standard Features

While the Acura RDX might cost more in the base trim, it provides a truer luxury driving experience on the streets of Oak Park. You’ll find the following features in this Acura crossover SUV but not the Encore:

  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Heated Seats for Driver and Front Passenger
  • 8-Way Power Adjustable Front Seats
  • 9-Speaker Audio System

Riverside SUV Shoppers Turn to McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago

Browse our new Acura RDX inventory online, and compare the Acura RDX vs. INFINITI QX50, or the Acura RDX vs. Lexus NX to find out which luxury crossover is the better choice.

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1301 N Elston Ave. Chicago, IL


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1301 N Elston Ave. Chicago, IL


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McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago
1301 N Elston Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60642 United States
McGrath Acura of Downtown Chicago 41.9050055, -87.6589445.