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2019 Buick Encore - Driving small in style

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We were skeptical when Buick introduced the 2013 Encore mini-crossover. We openly wondered if such a diminutive vehicle - even in the exploding small entry-level luxury crossover segment - would go over with the Buick crowd who were accustomed to much larger offerings.

2020 Buick Encore Spied: Do You Want More? (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Buick Encore is getting, well, an encore. The American brand is currently working on the second-generation of its smallest crossover SUV; a handful of which were caught driving on public streets as part of typical pre-production testing. Wrapped in heavy camouflage, the Buick Encores caught in this video show only a handful of extraneous details about the sheet-metal below. Still, it appears as though the new Encore will wear evolutionary bodywork that builds upon the handsome design of today’s model. This includes a rising window line, a multi-point grille design, and slim headlights.

2019 Buick Envision — Quality crossover

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Every automotive brand these days needs a full range of crossovers to fully compete with rivals. For more than a decade the resurgent Buick brand enjoyed robust sales with its near-full-sized Enclave. In 2013 it added the diminutive Encore — to rousing success. And to round out its lineup Buick introduced the compact Envision in 2016. For 2019, the Envision has been refreshed with added torque to its turbocharged 2.0-liter engine, a new 9-speed automatic transmission and front and rear restyling.

2018 Buick Encore: Our Flash Review and Photo Gallery

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We tested out the 2018 Buick Encore to see if it can provide the kind of premium experience the automaker’s larger models deliver. The small crossover is no longer one of the fresher entrants in its class, but it remains a valid choice in the subcompact SUV class it competes in.

2019 Buick Encore Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2019 Buick Encore is a standout in an increasingly crowded mix of compact-crossover SUVs. It features a stylish exterior, a plush and reasonably roomy cabin, lots of high-tech infotainment and safety features, and good performance that doesn't sacrifice fuel economy.

2019 Buick Envision Review (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - With a name like Envision, Buick's compact SUV might make you think of bold forward thinking design or advanced technology. Designed in China, KBB's Lyn Woodward takes a look at this American car company's offering that lands between their larger Enclave and the sub-compact Encore.

Spied: The 2020 Buick Encore You’ve Been Waiting For

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick’s pint-sized Encore is the brand’s biggest volume generator, accounting for 44 percent of all US Buick sales in the first half of 2018. While hard to imagine for those who just stepped out of the time machine from 1975 (just think if the Skylark was the model holding up the brand), it’s nonetheless a

GM Places Gun Against the Head of the Chinese-made Buick Envision

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - We previously reported that General Motors was seeking an exemption from US tariffs that could affect the domestic wellbeing of the Buick Envision, the brand’s Chinese-made utility vehicle positioned between the Encore and Enclave. At the time, GM hadn’t weighed in on if it would pull the model from the United States if it didn’t get