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2016 Buick Encore Adds More Powerful Sport Touring Model

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http://www.automobilemag.com - The 2016 Buick Encore receives a new trim level called Sport Touring, but rather than being simply an equipment pack, the model designation endows the compact luxury crossover with a more powerful engine. The Sport Touring's 1.4-liter turbo-four engine, which is not related to the standard 1.4-liter engine in other Encore models, packs 153 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque, increases of 15 hp and 29 lb-ft versus the standard Buick Encore.

2016 Buick Regal Prices Cut by up to $3,320

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http://www.automobilemag.com - Sales of the Buick Regal are down nearly 20 percent through July 2015, and Buick is looking to reverse this slide with some significant price cuts for the 2016 Regal lineup. Though the base price of the midsize sedan stays the same for 2016, higher trims in the lineup receive big drops, with the performance-oriented Regal GS falling more than $3,000 for the new model year.

2016 Mazda CX-3 AWD vs. Fiat 500X AWD, Honda HR-V AWD, 2015 Jeep Renegade 4×4, Chevrolet Trax AWD, Kia Soul

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http://www.caranddriver.com - Still upright, but less of a cubist’s delight, is the Chevrolet Trax. Buick, of all brands, was one of the pioneers in the subcompact-crossover class. After sales of the Buick Encore surprised the suits, General Motors made the call to start shipping the more affordable Chevy - already available overseas - to the States. The $15,000 Sonic lends its platform and its 1.4-liter turbocharged four. Our four-wheel-drive LT checks in at $25,540.