In nearly every one of our reviews of Buick’s tiny Encore since the subcompact crossover went on sale in 2013, we’ve called out its remarkable resemblance to a shiny potato. There, we did it again, but now that the Encore has been refreshed for 2017, dare we rename it a sweet potato? That’s because the cumulative effects of the changes enhance the appeal that has already made the Encore Buick’s best-selling model.
The Encore’s Encore
If you’re having trouble grasping how Buick sold more than 67,000 Encores last year—more than . . .