The new 2017 Buick Encore is a new take on a classic SUV design. The Encore is built to be compact yet roomy, sporty and efficient, and truly high-tech. There are some new features for the 2017 model year, offering improved design and performance, among other things. Read on to see new Buick Encore features listed below.
According to Car and Driver, the new Encore comes with up to 26/31 mpg city/highway * and up to 153 horsepower. This allows the new SUV to go from 0 to 60 in just 8.4 seconds, with a top speed over 120 mph. When equipped with all-wheel drive, you can also get improved capabilities on off-road trails and slippery pavement.
“In the burgeoning field of subcompact crossovers, the Buick Encore stands out for a couple of important reasons. For one, compared with its many competitors, it has an upscale aura, particularly inside . . . Two, the Encore coddles occupants with a surprisingly supple ride given its short wheelbase as well as exceptionally low interior noise levels and upscale interior appointments,” reads the review by Car and Driver editors.
What else is new for the 2017 model year? This model has improved quietness thanks to the use of different materials, as well as available leather and a tuned suspension. You get a firm ride that’s also comfortable, ensure control without sacrificing comfort. Other features include an updated Buick IntelliLink system and an auto-stop-start function on the engine to conserve fuel. Stop by Rivard Buick GMC to learn more about the new Buick Encore.
*EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.