The upcoming 2022 Buick Encore GX is set to arrive as the third model year of the first-generation vehicle, with a few minor changes and updates compared to the preceding 2021 model year. Among the list of the changes is the addition of four new exterior paint colors, and now, we’re taking an exclusive early look at each of these new hues.
Kicking off the list of new exterior colors slated for the 2022 Buick Encore GX is Cinnabar Metallic, a zesty vermillion hue tagged with color code GFM. Up next is Sapphire Metallic, a dark blue color tagged with color code GGK. Sunset Glow Metallic is next, offering an orange color with a hint of brown, tagged with color code GHD. Finally, there’s Rosewood Metallic, a dark purple color tagged with color code GHL.
Further changes for the 2022 model year will include minor revisions to the features included with the various trim levels.
The upcoming 2022 Buick Envore GX will continue on as a five-door crossover SUV (CUV) slotting in between the “regular” Buick Encore and Buick Envision. Engine options will include the turbocharged 1.2L I3 LIH, which is rated at 137 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque, and the turbocharged 1.3L I3 L3T, which is rated at 155 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. The 1.2L LIH mates to a CVT, while the 1.2L L3T mates to a nine-speed automatic transmission.
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