Compare 2021 Buick Encore vs. 2021 Hyundai Kona

2021 Buick Encore
2021 Hyundai Kona

2021 Buick Encore


2021 Hyundai Kona

1.4L 4cyl Turbo


2.0L 4cyl
155 HP


147 HP
25 city / 30 hwy*

Fuel Economy

27 city / 33 hwy*

Serving Fort Walton Beach, FL

The 2021 Buick Encore and the 2021 Hyundai Kona rank among the top compact sport utility vehicles on the market. With these two vehicles, consumers can enjoy many benefits such as comfort, cargo space, performance and safety. While both vehicles offer plenty of features that will satisfy most auto consumers, there are some differences between these two vehicles that consumers should consider. The Hyundai Kona has an upscale cabin, an easy to use infotainment system and an energetic turbocharged engine. When comparing the two vehicles, the Buick Encore has some advantages including offering more comfort, more advanced technology features and more cargo space.


One of the advantages that the Buick Encore has over the Hyundai Kona is comfort. The seats of the Buick Encore are softer than the ones of the Hyundai Kona. As a result, consumers will be able to remain comfortable during long trips. Therefore, the Encore is the more ideal vehicle to use when you go on long road trips and drive long distances on a regular basis. Along with softer seats, the Encore also has more spacious seating which provides you with plenty of room to stretch your legs while sitting in the vehicle for prolonged periods.

Technology Features

The technology features of the Buick Encore are also an advantage that it has over the Hyundai Kona. Today, the Encore offers an infotainment system that is easy to use. As a result, consumers will not likely struggle to manage the options on the touchscreen. This will enable them to more easily access commands such as making calls, receiving calls and playing MP3 files. With an easy to use infotainment system, the Buick Encore allows consumers to have a better overall user experience when operating the vehicle’s innovative technology features.

More Cargo Space

Whenever you are looking to get a sport utility vehicle, one of the things that you will often consider is the cargo space. The Buick Encore has more cargo space compared to the Hyundai Kona. With more cargo space, consumers can store more items and larger items in the back of the vehicle on a regular basis. The additional cargo space makes it easier to transport large items which provide consumers with more convenience if they need to carry many items in the vehicle whenever they drive it.

Come in for Test Drive

If you are looking to buy or lease the all new Buick Encore then you should consider stopping by at Step One Automotive Group and Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach. When visiting Step One Automotive Group, you will be able to meet with the salesmen and find out more about the Buick Encore. You can also complete a test drive at Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach as well. During the test drive, you can get all of your questions about the vehicle answered and complete the purchase as well. So come on over to the dealership today to learn more about the all new Buick Encore.

Online Test Drive

As well as coming to the dealership to complete a test drive, you can also go on a virtual test drive too. A virtual test drive allows you to learn more about the vehicle and see how it drives on the computer. A 2021 Buick Encore virtual test drive provides you with more convenience as you can evaluate the vehicle while at your home. So if you are looking to save time and learn about the Buick Encore in depth, you can complete a 2021 Buick Encore virtual test drive instead of visiting the dealership.

How the Process Works

A test drive online is a very simple process. All you do is go on the dealership website and opt to test drive the Buick Encore. Once you complete this step, you then sit through a video that lets you see the vehicle travel through various roads in the community. After 15 minutes, you are then given the opportunity to complete some forms to finalize the purchase after finishing the test drive online.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.