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FEATURES

CONNECTIVITY

Encore offers a personalized, powerful and connected driving experience with the Buick Infotainment System and a host of modern technologies, such as Apple CarPlayTM† and Android AutoTM† compatibility.

BUICK INFOTAINMENT SYSTEM

From hands-free texting to an available enhanced Navigation interface that automatically maps out the fastest way to get to where you’re going, the Buick Infotainment System takes your connected Encore to the next level.

APPLE CARPLAYTM  COMPATIBILITY

With Apple CarPlayTM compatibility, you can access Apple Music® and Apple Maps, make phone calls, send messages and more all through your 8" diagonal color touch-screen or with your voice through Siri.®

ANDROID AUTOTM COMPATIBILITY

Android Auto compatibility seamlessly connects your compatible smartphone so you can get directions using Google Maps, listen to music via Google Play Music and more using your Encore touch-screen.

BUICK MARKETPLACE

Available Buick Marketplace offers a creative new way to save time along your journey. Order and pay for coffee with a few taps, purchase fuel without swiping a credit card, request instant offers from select nearby merchants and more — all through your vehicle touch-screen.

MYBUICK MOBILE APP

The available myBuick mobile app lets you perform a number of vehicle functions right from your mobile device. Remotely start and stop your engine, lock and unlock your doors, check your tire pressure and get real-time diagnostics from almost anywhere.

BUILT-IN 4G LTE WI-FI® HOTSPOT   

Keep your connection going with an available built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi® Hotspot. It offers a fast and reliable connection and supports up to seven devices so your passengers can stream, surf and post their way at 4G LTE speed.

NAVIGATION

Experience the convenience of real-time maps, turn-by-turn directions and more with the Encore SUV’s available Navigation system.

BUICK CONNECTED SERVICES  

Buick now offers three ways to seamlessly link your digital life to your connected vehicle. You decide which plan is right for you. Get Connected Access with 10 years of standard connectivity, which enables services such as Buick Smart Driver and Vehicle Diagnostics at no additional cost. Add either Remote Access or Unlimited Access to connect to more available features, such as remote vehicle start and unlimited 4G LTE Wi-Fi® data.

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  • Functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth® and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple and its terms and privacy statements apply.  Requires compatible iPhone and data plan rates apply.  Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc.  Siri, iPhone and Apple Music are trademarks for Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Google™ and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android™-compatible smartphone running Android 5.0 Lollipop or higher. Data plan rates apply. Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.

  • Connected Navigation and real-time points of interest only available on properly equipped vehicles. Requires paid plan or trial. Map coverage available in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Valid offers can vary. For latest offers, check Marketplace through the vehicle mobile app or your vehicle’s infotainment system (if available). Third-party trademarks are the property of their respective third-party owners and used under agreement.

  • Requires compatible Apple® or AndroidTM device and data connection. Remote services require paid plan.

  • Requires subscription to Remote Access Plan or Unlimited Access Plan. Services are subject to user terms and limitations, and vary by vehicle model. Unlock feature requires automatic locks. Remote start requires GM factory-installed and enabled remote-start system. Visit onstar.com for more details.

  • Vehicle must be equipped with Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Does not monitor spare tire.

  • Service varies with conditions and location. Requires active service plan and paid AT&T® data plan. See onstar.com for details and limitations. Vehicle must be on or in accessory position for Wi-Fi® to function.

  • Standard connectivity available only to original purchaser for 10 years. Services enabled by Connected Access are subject to change. Does not include emergency or security services. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Requires a capable 2015 model year or newer GM vehicle and active service plan. See onstar.com for details and limitations. General Motors and its affiliates are not insurance carriers. You should only obtain insurance from licensed insurance carriers. Insurance discounts are currently not offered in California, New York and North Carolina. Insurance carriers offer discounts at their discretion and may not provide additional discounts to existing customers.

  • Capabilities vary by model and service plan. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations. Message and data rates may apply. Requires active service, email address on file and enrollment in Vehicle Diagnostics. Not all issues will deliver alerts. On-Demand Diagnostics requires a paid service plan.

  • Remote Access Plan does not include emergency or security services. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

     

  • Real-time Points of Interest (POI) only available on properly equipped vehicles. Includes AT&T® Connected Car Unlimited Plan (Prepaid 30-Day Auto Renewal): U.S. only. Prepaid session-based data plans provide you with access to AT&T wireless data services for your equipped vehicle including, but not limited to, features that may be used with wireless data services, content and application. Eligible vehicle, data plan and compatible SIM card required. Duration: Session-based prepaid plans for 30 days. Auto Renewal: Plans automatically renew every 30 days unless canceled. To cancel at any time, call 888-4ONSTAR (888-466-7827) or by accessing your account online. Auto-Renewal Payments: Monthly charges will automatically be billed to credit card on file on day 30 unless canceled. Payments are nonrefundable (subject to applicable law). Pricing: $20 for a 30-day prepaid plan. Limit: one vehicle per 30-day prepaid plan. Devices: Sold separately. Data: For use in the U.S. only. Hotspot: Connects a limited number of Wi-Fi®-capable devices per vehicle hotspot as specified by the vehicle maker. Devices connected to vehicle's hotspot use data from your plan. Once a device connects, it will automatically reconnect and use data from your plan unless hotspot is removed from returning device settings or hotspot password is changed. Performance varies based on number of devices connected and other factors. Stream Saver feature not available for this Plan. General Wireless Service Terms: Subject to AT&T Session-Based Wireless Data Services Agreement available at att.com/USTermsandconditions. Pricing, offer and terms subject to change and may be modified or terminated at any time without notice. Coverage and service not available everywhere. Services are subject to user terms and limitations. Visit onstar.com for more details. Unlimited Access Plan does not include emergency or security services.

  • The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. Click here to see all Buick vehicles’ destination freight charges.

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    Call 1-855-236-9236 when you get your new vehicle so SiriusXM can add it to your account. SiriusXM will also take care of cancelling the service on your old vehicle (if you no longer have it) and can move any unused service credits to your new one. (Certain restrictions apply for Lifetime plans. Ask Listener Care for details.) Be sure to have your new Radio ID or VIN available when you call.


    *Trial length and service availability may vary by model, model year or trim.

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  • Map coverage available in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada.

  • The system wirelessly charges one compatible mobile device. Some phones have built-in wireless charging technology and others require a special adapter/back cover. To check for phone or other device compatibility, click here or consult your carrier.

  • Read the vehicle Owner’s Manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (www.SaferCar.gov).

  • Vehicle user interfaces are products of Apple and Google and their terms and privacy statements apply. Requires compatible smartphone and data plan rates apply. Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc. Siri, iPhone and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries. Android and Android Auto are trademarks of Google Inc.

  • Read the vehicle’s owner’s manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • Excludes 1SV model. Not available with leases and some other offers. Take delivery by 2/28/18. See dealer for details.

  • Excludes 1SV model. MUST BE A CURRENT OWNER OF A 2005 MODEL YEAR OR NEWER NON-GM VEHICLE FOR AT LEAST 30 DAYS PRIOR TO NEW VEHICLE SALE. Offer includes purchase allowance and price reduction below MSRP. Not available with special finance, lease and some other offers. Take retail delivery by 12/2/19. See participating dealer for details.

  • Excludes 1SV model. MUST BE A CURRENT OWNER OF A 2005 MODEL YEAR OR NEWER NON-GM VEHICLE FOR AT LEAST 30 DAYS PRIOR TO NEW VEHICLE SALE. Offer includes purchase allowance and price reduction below MSRP. Not available with special finance, lease and some other offers. Take retail delivery by 1/2/20. See participating dealer for details.

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