By Don Hammonds
Ever heard someone talk about a “diamond in the rough?”
Well, meet Buick’s 2013 Encore, a small gem of a luxury crossover, and you can forget about the ” rough” parts. There are none!
Other publications have been comparing it to BMW’s X1, Nissan Juke, or Mini’s Cooper Countryman. But those are all aimed at the sporty end of the market, not the just-emerging luxury end. So….we think the Encore is literally in a class unto itself, at least for …