The 2016 LaCrosse features the advanced connectivity of the next-generation Buick IntelliLink.† A high-resolution, 8-inch diagonal touch screen with swipe-and-drag functionality puts control at your fingertips. The IntelliLink† system is equipped with natural-language voice recognition that allows your commands to be clearly understood, and enables you to make hands-free calls and request music from your connected smartphone with nothing more than the sound of your voice. A customizable home screen and access to satellite and Internet radio are just a few more of the Buick IntelliLink† features designed to elevate your driving experience. New for 2016, Apple Car Play technology connects your smartphone with Buick IntelliLink and seamlessly integrates applications such as navigation, hands-free text messaging, contact lists and entertainment apps for news or music onto the IntelliLink radio display.
Stay connected even when you are on the road. Next-generation Buick IntelliLink’s† natural-language voice recognition technology and high-resolution color radio touch screen enable you to make calls and listen to your favorite music just the way you want.
Stay connected to the internet and your favorite apps anywhere you go with OnStar 4G LTE† built-in-Wi-Fi-hotspot. It’s always available and ready to connect to your devices, giving you an integrated and customizable in-vehicle experience. You get all this, plus everything you already love about OnStar.
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New for 2016, Apple Car Play† technology connects your smartphone with Buick IntelliLink and seamlessly integrates applications such as navigation, hands-free text messaging, contact lists and entertainment apps for news or music onto the eight-inch-diagonal IntelliLink radio display. Use Siri voice command to complete an array of tasks with your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road.
Buick IntelliLink offers the entertainment of SiriusXM®† Satellite Radio with Travel Link®,† standard for three trial months with over 140 channels, including commercial-free music, plus talk, sports, news, weather and more. Access to Pandora®† Internet Radio (data plan rates apply) also comes standard, while IntelliLink’s customizable app tray allows you to organize the home screen according to your preferences.
The 2016 LaCrosse is equipped with Color Touch Radio with Buick IntelliLink†. This next-generation infotainment system connects you to your favorite radio, satellite and Internet music, and enables you to place and receive hands-free calls with one touch of a button, so it’s easy to access your music and contacts while navigating the road.
Manage your music and smartphone contacts through the next-generation Buick IntelliLink’s† touch screen, via natural-language, voice-activated commands, or by using the steering-wheel-mounted controls — whatever you’re most comfortable with.
Customize your Buick IntelliLink† homepage using the color touch screen to gain quick access to frequently used features — and up to six pages of preferred settings.
Gracenote®† is a feature embedded in the IntelliLink† system that indexes and assigns voice tags to all your music selections. You can even use the “More Like This” function to instantly create a playlist of songs or artists similar to the one you’re listening to.
From hands-free, voice-activated calling, to command of your favorite Internet radio and MP3 music playlists, Siri voice command and intuitive natural-language voice recognition transform your Color Touch Radio with Buick IntelliLink† into an infotainment command center.
Color Touch Radio with Buick IntelliLink† accommodates up to 10 different mobile-device pairings, from smartphones to Bluetooth®†-enabled music players such as the iPod† touch.
On the 2016 LaCrosse with available Buick IntelliLink †, Siri lets you take charge with your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road. Use Siri voice command to complete an array of hands-free tasks like composing text and email messages to stored contacts on your phone. Simply connect your iPhone† via Bluetooth†, then use the steering wheel voice activation button to begin.
Play available satellite or Internet radio, or your personal music collection, from your smartphone. And control it all with the sound of your voice.
Natural-language voice-recognition technology in the 2016 LaCrosse enables you to connect seamlessly with the people and music that matter most to you. Initiate phone calls or access radio stations with just the sound of your voice.
CONNECT YOUR PHONE
Simply use short phrases to access your call history, music, and other content from your smartphone or mobile device.
Take the guesswork out of your drive. With the available built-in Color Touch Navigation† you can access your exact location, in addition to real-time traffic data, driving directions and more.
MAPPING AND VIEWS
The Navigation† feature can instantly pinpoint your current map location, and can also provide real-time traffic and speed-limit information to help you get to your destination quickly and safely.
POINTS OF INTEREST
When your Buick IntelliLink† system is in Navigation† mode, Points of Interest (POI) — including restaurants, gas stations, attractions, and more — display automatically. You can also choose to show or hide POIs, or view them by category (Restaurants, Hotels, Shopping, Banks & Businesses, Travel, Public Places, Automotive, Leisure, Emergency, and more).
In addition to providing driving directions, Buick IntelliLink† remembers frequently traveled routes and destinations — one more way it helps get you where you’re going faster and smarter.
Available with an active SiriusXM† Satellite Radio subscription, Travel Link† delivers continuously updated information about weather, local fuel prices, and movie theater listings in your immediate area. So you’re always ready for anything, anytime.
Dinner and a movie? Now you can choose which theater and feature you wish to see, right from your front seat. Travel Link† provides you with access to over 4,500 movie theatres and allows you to search information by movie title, show time, driving distance, and more. You can also designate a favorite theater, and Travel Link will provide you with a route to it.
Be prepared for anything Mother Nature throws your way. Travel Link† weather updates provide up-to-the-minute weather information, along with 5-day forecasts and alerts from the National Weather Service and other government agencies — including those for hurricanes, tornadoes, and other severe weather events.
Take the guesswork out of the gas work. Travel Link† can provide fuel prices for more than 10,000 gas stations and enables you to sort locations by lowest price, driving distance, brand name, and more. It will also provide you with a route to the station of your choice.
If you subscribe after your trial period, subscriptions are continuous until you call SiriusXM to cancel. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Other fees and taxes will apply. All fees and programming subject to change. For more information about NavTraffic, visit siriusxm.com/navtraffic. For more information about Travel Link, visit siriusxm.com/travellink. XM satellite service is available only to those in the 48 contiguous USA and DC. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.
Go to my.buick.com/learn to find out which phones are compatible with the vehicle.Bluetooth® Trademarks The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by General Motors is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
Apple iPhone®/iPod® devices support Bluetooth Audio streaming with limited functionality. Please connect through USB to use all features of the IntelliLink system. Apple Trademarks “Made for iPod” means that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. iPod is a trademark of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
Gracenote® Trademarks Music- and video-recognition technology and related data are provided by Gracenote. Gracenote is the industry standard in music-recognition technology and related content delivery. For more information, visit www.gracenote.com.
Devices must be WPA2 compliant with active OnStar service and data plan. Wi-Fi devices manufactured prior to 2006 may not be compatible. Please consult your device manufacture for information regarding the WPA2 security protocol and Wi-Fi device compatibility. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations. 4G LTE is available only on select 2016 models.
Map coverage not available in Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and portions of Canada.
Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple and Apple’s terms and privacy statements apply. Requires compatible smartphone and data plan rates apply.
IntelliLink functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires Bluetooth® and smartphone. Some devices require USB connectivity. Data plan rates apply.