Buick Encore 1.4 AWD

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The Liberty Grand Building was built in 1926 to house the exhibits of the Ontario Government during each CNE. Constructed in the Beaux-Arts style by the architectural firm of Chapman & Oxley, Liberty Grand (formerly the Ontario Government Building) marks the entrance to the grounds from the Dominion Gate of Exhibition Place. In 1986, the Ontario Government Building was designated as historically significant under the Ontario Heritage Act.

The Liberty Grand Building was built in 1926 to house the exhibits of the Ontario Government during each CNE. Constructed in the Beaux-Arts style by the architectural firm of Chapman & Oxley, Liberty Grand (formerly the Ontario Government Building) marks the entrance to the grounds from the Dominion Gate of Exhibition Place. In 1986, the Ontario Government Building was designated as historically significant under the Ontario Heritage Act.

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In the current models of Buick, the waterfall grill is pronounced stronger than ever.

In the current models of Buick, the waterfall grill is pronounced stronger than ever.

The carpet shall always match your vehicle's colour.

The carpet shall always match your vehicle’s colour.

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Encore’s IntelliLink system integrates your compatible smartphone, available SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Stitcher™ SmartRadio4 and shows the status of everything via a 178 mm (7-in.) full-colour touch-screen.

Encore’s IntelliLink system integrates your compatible smartphone, available SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Stitcher™ SmartRadio4 and shows the status of everything via a 178 mm (7-in.) full-colour touch-screen.

 

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More plastic than in a Cadillac also means Buick is positioned below Caddy in the hierarchy of the GM brands.

More plastic than in a Cadillac also means Buick is positioned below Caddy in the hierarchy of the GM brands.

Decent legroom in the rear is what you can expect in this class.

Decent legroom in the rear is what you can expect in this class.

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The 4-cylinder, 1.4L, turbocharged engine with direct injection and   variable valve timing (VVT) delivers 138 HP. The 6-speed auto moves the front wheels or all upon request.

The 4-cylinder, 1.4L, turbocharged engine with direct injection and variable valve timing (VVT) delivers 138 HP. The 6-speed auto moves the front wheels or all upon request.

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Despite its off-road capabilities, you will mostly see The Encore in urban areas.

Despite its off-road capabilities, you will mostly see The Encore in urban areas.

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The Specifications

Type of vehicle
Engine
Power
Transmission
Brakes
Tires
Price (base/as tested)
Destination charge
Natural Resources Canada fuel economy (L/100 km)  city; highway; as-tested
Optional features: 

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