2016 Buick Encore BASE

Buick Encore continues to attract new customers to the brand, enticed by the small crossover’s unique package of luxury features, efficiency and safety. Encore was named Best Compact Crossover/SUV in Kelley Blue Book’s 2015 5-Year Cost to Own Awards – the second consecutive year it earned the accolade. And when it comes to safety, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave both front- and all-wheel drive 2015 Encore models a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score in its New Car Assessment Program.
In city
9.5L/100KM
On highway
7.2L/100KM
Chassis / mechanical

Series

  • Battery – maintenance free with run-down protection
  • Brakes – 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Drive – Front-Wheel (FWD)
  • Exhaust system – single outlet, aluminized stainless steel
  • Transmission – 6-speed automatic with Driver Shift Control
  • Steering – power, electric, rack-and-pinion with variable-effort
  • Suspension – Ride and Handling
  • Brakes – front disc/rear disc with Panic Brake Assist and Hill Start Assist
  • Engine – 1.4L turbocharged ECOTEC I-4 with VVT Horsepower – 138 @ 4900 rpm; Torque – 148 lb.-ft. @ 1850 rpm

Optional

  • Drive – All-Wheel (AWD)
  • Engine oil pan heater
Safety

Series

  • Airbags – driver and front-passenger, knee protection
  • Airbags – driver and front passenger, dual-stage, frontal with Passenger Sensing System and airbag suppression
  • Airbags – driver and front passenger, seat-mounted side-impact
  • Airbags – driver, front-passenger and rear-seat outboard passengers, roof-mounted head curtain side-impact
  • Airbags – rear passenger outboard seating positions seat-mounted, side-impact
  • Safety restraints – 3-point, front and rear, all positions with front pretensioners, dual-mode retractors and shoulder belt height adjusters
  • Security system – content theft alarm, audible/visible
  • Traction control – electronic, full-function, all-speed
  • Spare tire – compact, for limited use
  • Door locks – rear doors, child-security
  • StabiliTrak – Electronic Stability Control System
  • Theft-deterrent system – electronic immobilizer
  • OnStar In-Vehicle Communications and Assistance Service – includes 6 months of the Guidance Plan with Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance and Turn-by-Turn Navigation
  • LATCH (Lower Anchors and top Tethers for Children), 2nd row outboard seating positions
Interior / comfort / convenience

Series

  • Assist handles – 1 driver side, 1 passenger side, 2 rear with 2 coat hooks in rear positions
  • Cargo area – cargo cover
  • Climate control – rear floor heating and cooling ducts
  • Console – Front centre floor console with dual cupholders
  • Cruise control – electronic, steering wheel-mounted controls
  • Floor mats – front and rear, carpeted
  • Instrumentation – Driver Information Centre (includes odometer, trip odometer, compass, oil life monitoring system, average speed, instantaneous fuel consumption, average fuel consumption, fuel range, vehicle programmable features and message centre)
  • Lighting – courtesy with delayed entry/exit, theatre dimming, overhead and rear cargo lights
  • Lighting – ice-blue ambient lighting on front and rear doors, console, instrument panel, cup holders, front footwells and overhead spotlight
  • Locks – remote keyless entry system with panic feature
  • Locks – power, programmable with lock-out protection and delayed locking feature
  • Mirror – rear-view, manual day/night adjustment
  • Retained accessory power
  • Steering column – tilt and telescopic adjustable
  • Sunshades – LH and RH padded; illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Windows – power, driver and front passenger express up/down, front and rear passengers express-down, and passenger window lock-out feature
  • Defogger – electric rear-window
  • Instrumentation – tire pressure monitoring system
  • Windshield wiper/washer – front 2-speed with variable delay (intermittent)
  • Wiper/Washer – rear-window with variable delay (intermittent)
  • QuietTuning – Buick pioneered process to reduce, block and absorb noise and vibration to create a quiet interior cabin
  • Cargo area – storage tray under cargo load floor
  • Climate control – air conditioning, single-zone, manual with air filtration system
  • Map pockets front passenger seatback
  • Steering wheel – 3-spoke leather-wrapped with Bluetooth, cruise and audio system controls
  • Instrumentation – analogue gauges (includes speedometer, tachometer, coolant temperature and fuel gauges)
Exterior

Series

  • Glass – acoustic laminated windshield
  • Glass – solar-absorbing tinted, deep-tinted behind front doors
  • Roof side rails – silver painted
  • Spoiler – rear, body-coloured with integrated LED brake light
  • Tires – P215/55R18 all-season
  • Mirrors – power remote control, manual folding, body colour with integrated turn signals
  • Mirrors – heated
  • Body-colour door handles with chrome inserts
  • Lights – halogen composite projector beam headlamps with blue translucent rings
  • Wheels – 18" x 7" 5-spoke silver painted aluminum
Infotainment / communication

Series

  • 6-speaker sound system
  • USB port – in centre console
  • Bluetooth – hands-free phone connectivity
  • Bluetooth – wireless audio streaming
  • OnStar 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot capability
  • SIRIUSXM satellite radio
  • Buick IntelliLink Infotainment system – includes 178 mm (7-in.) diagonal LCD colour touch-screen display, AM/FM stereo with CD player, MP3 playback, seek up/down, scan, auxiliary audio input jack, TheftLock, digital clock, personal media connectivity by Bluetooth to vehicle audio system; voice-activated technology for audio, phone, phone book and music selection; Gracenote music database and Stitcher SmartRadio compatibility
Seats / trim

Series

  • Cloth/leatherette
  • Driver seat – manual 6-way adjuster with manual recline, power 2-way lumbar adjuster and inboard armrest
  • Passenger, 2-way manual adjuster
  • Seats – 5-passenger seating with front bucket seats, front-passenger fold-flat seat back, 2nd-row 60/40 flip and fold split-bench seat and adjustable head restraints in all outboard positions

Buick Encore BASE 2016

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