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CONNECTIVITY

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

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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.

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APPLE CARPLAY®

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

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ANDROID AUTOTM†

Android AutoTM 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.

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MYBUICK® MOBILE APP

The available myBuick® mobile app lets you perform a number of vehicle functions right from your mobile device. With an available Remote Access plan, you can if properly equipped, 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 a built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot (data plan required). 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.

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NAVIGATION

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

BUICK CONNECTED SERVICES  

Looking to seamlessly link your digital life to your 2020 Encore? First you have to decide which plan is right for you. Connected Access includes 10 years of standard connectivity at no cost and enables services such as Vehicle Diagnostics and Dealer Maintenance Notification. With the available paid Remote Access Plan, you can control your vehicle remotely by turning the engine off and on, or locking or unlocking your doors. You can also check your oil life, tire pressure or send directions directly to your vehicle. All this can be done right from the palm of your hand from your compatible device with the myBuick App. And with the Premium Access Plan, you can remain connected to your world with the 2G of data you'll receive every month (data expires every month).

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  • Functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices. Data plan rates may apply.

  • 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 iTunes are trademarks of 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 Android5.0 or higher. Data plan rates apply. Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.

  • At time of posting, detailed map coverage is available for most major urban areas of the United States and for certain metropolitan areas of Canada (Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Windsor, London, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City and Halifax). Coverage is significantly limited outside these areas.

  • Available on select Apple and Android devices. Service availability, features and functionality are subject to limitations and vary by model and/or vehicle configuration, device and the plan in which you are enrolled. Device data connection required. Visit onstar.ca for more details.

  • Requires subscription to OnStar Basic Plan, OnStar Protection Plan, OnStar Security Plan, OnStar Guidance Plan, Remote Access Plan or Premium Access Plan. Services are subject to user terms and limitations and vary by model and/or vehicle configuration. Unlock feature requires automatic locks. Remote start requires GM factory-installed and enabled remote start system. Visit onstar.ca for more details.

  • Requires subscription to OnStar Protection Plan, OnStar Security Plan, OnStar Guidance Plan, Remote Access Plan or Premium Access Plan. Tire Pressure Monitoring System required (excludes spare).

  • Capabilities vary by model and/or vehicle configuration and service plan. Visit onstar.ca for vehicle availability. 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.

  • Services and connectivity vary by model and/or vehicle configuration and conditions as well as geographical and technical restrictions. 4G LTE service available in select markets. Requires active connected vehicle services and a data plan to access the vehicle’s built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot. Accessory power must be active to use the Wi-Fi Hotspot. Data plans provided by AT&T or its local service provider. Credit card is required for purchase. Visit onstar.ca for vehicle availability, coverage maps, details and system limitations.

  • Services and capabilities may vary by model and/or vehicle configuration. Smart Driver is not available for MY2014 and older vehicles. Remote Personalization is not available on MY2016 and older vehicles; requires properly equipped vehicle with compatible hardware and a paid data plan. Diagnostic capabilities do not cover all vehicle conditions; requires email address on file and enrollment in Vehicle Diagnostics to receive alerts; additional message and data rates may apply. Tire Pressure Monitoring System required (excludes spare). Does not include emergency or security services. Vehicle Locate is designed to locate compatible connected vehicles and capabilities vary by model and/or vehicle configuration and mobile device; available in U.S., Canada and Mexico only. Remote Key Fob enables services such as remote start (requires GM factory-installed and enabled remote start system), door lock/unlock (requires automatic locks) as well as lights and horn activation. Send-to-Vehicle Navigation requires a GM factory-installed navigation system to send directions to the vehicle. Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant can interact with properly equipped GM vehicles in the U.S. and Canada in U.S. English; some commands are not supported on some vehicles; requires an Internet connection. Some services require access to the mobile app; available on select Apple and Android devices. Services are subject to user terms and limitations. Visit onstar.ca for more details.

  • Connected Navigation and Real-time Points of Interest (POI) only available on properly equipped vehicles. Hands-Free Calling minutes are not part of the Premium Access Plan after May 13, 2019; a la carte Hands-Free Calling minutes are available for purchase on properly equipped 2019 model year and older vehicles. Data plans are provided by AT&T or its local service provider. Services are subject to user terms and limitations and vary by model and/or vehicle configuration. Visit onstar.ca for coverage maps, details and system limitations (including geographical and technical restrictions).

  • Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price, includes freight and $100 air conditioning tax if applicable. License, insurance, registration, fees associated with filing at movable property registry/PPSA, administration fees, duties and taxes extra. Dealers are free to set individual prices. See dealer for details. U.S. model shown. Image may not show the configurable options selected or available on the vehicle. Some colour options are available at extra cost and may only be available on select trims.

  • Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price, does not include freight, air conditioning charge and Tire fee if applicable. License, insurance, registration, fees associated with filing at movable property registry/PPSA, administration fees, duties and taxes extra. Dealers are free to set individual prices. See dealer for details. U.S. model shown. Image may not show the configurable options selected or available on the vehicle. Some colour options are available at extra cost and may only be available on select trims. On Locate a Vehicle shopping tool, Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price includes freight, $100 air conditioning tax and Tire fee if applicable. License, insurance, registration, fees associated with filing at movable property registry/PPSA, administration fees, duties and taxes extra. Dealers are free to set individual prices. See dealer for details. U.S. model shown. Image may not show the configurable options selected or available on the vehicle. Some colour options are available at extra cost and may only be available on select trims.

  • Before making a lane change, always check the exterior and interior rear-view mirrors, look over your shoulder for vehicles and hazards and start the turn signal.

  • Safety or driver assistance features are no substitute for the driver's responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. The driver should remain attentive to traffic, surroundings and road conditions at all times. Visibility, weather, and road conditions may affect feature performance. Read the vehicle Owner's Manual for more important feature limitations and information.

  • Bose is a registered trademark of Bose Corporation.

  • The system wirelessly charges one compatible mobile device. Some devices require an adaptor or back cover. See mybuick.ca for more information.

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

  • 2020 Buick Envision AWD 2.5L with 6-speed automatic transmission fuel consumption estimate is 11.1 L/100km city and 8.6 L/100km highway. Fuel consumption estimates based on GM testing in accordance with Government of Canada approved test methods. Refer to vehicles.nrcan.gc.ca for details. Your actual fuel consumption will vary.

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

  • The system wirelessly charges one compatible mobile device. Some devices require an adaptor or back cover. See mybuick.ca for more information.

  • Production of Essence and Sport Touring models will end fall 2019. Models shown throughout may not be available. See dealer for details.

  • Le prix de détail conseillé par le fabricant ne comprend pas les frais de transport ou la taxe sur le climatiseur, le cas échéant. Les frais d'immatriculation, d'assurance et d'enregistrement ainsi que les frais associés aux frais de publication des sûretés mobilières, les frais d'administration, les droits et les taxes sont en sus. Les concessionnaires peuvent fixer leurs propres prix. Tous les détails chez votre concessionnaire. Modèle américain montré. Il se peut que l'image ne présente pas les options configurables choisies ou disponibles sur le véhicule. Certains choix de couleur sont disponibles moyennant un coût additionnel et peuvent être disponibles sur les versions sélectionnées seulement.

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