2016 New York Auto Show: 2017 Buick Encore

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Buick Unveils 2017 Encore in New York

Buick’s most popular model, the Encore, is getting a competitive refresh for 2017.

What is it? 

The Encore has been great for Buick’s bottom line, and GM’s upscale-leaning division wants to keep it that way, with upgrades that point to the preferences of today’s subcompact-crossover consumer.

2017 Buick Encore

What’s new for 2017:

  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
  • Keyless entry with buttons on the exterior door handles
  • Standard push-button start
  • Standard eight-inch touchscreen
  • New grille with Buick’s updated tri-color insignia
  • New headlights, new LED tail lights
  • LED headlights available on upper trim levels

2017 Buick Encore

What does Buick say? 

“The Buick Encore created the premium small SUV segment and remains the top choice for customers seeking premium features and dependability coupled with timeless design,” said Duncan Aldred, vice president of Buick Sales, Service and Marketing.

“In a rapidly evolving segment, the Encore continues to lead with smart, purposeful updates and a new level of technology-infused elegance and refinement.”

Buick Unveils 2017 Encore in New York

When does it go on sale? 

Fall 2016.