Buick unleashed it’s all new Buick Encore 2013 at Detroit auto week. This five-passenger crossover vehicle is a smaller version of full size SUV. The car portrays the signature style and inherent appeal of Buick. The car has much cargo capacity as you can fold the rear seat to enhance the storage space. This contemporary crossover is available in both front and all wheel-drive with incredible features. Encore 2013 is by far the highest fuel economy in front wheel drive crossover segment offered by any US company. It is synonym with usefulness, versatility and efficacy. The car’s baby-enclave look suits its image to the core. The company is expecting huge response from the younger buyers, thanks to its small size and renowned brand.
Models- Encore has four versions i.e.
- Encore (1SB)
- Encore Convenience (1SD)
- Encore Leather (1SL)
- Encore Premium (1SN)
Exteriors- Talking about its exteriors, the car flaunts nine exotic colors, chrome waterfall grille and beautifully painted lower panels. It is chiseled to perfection. The door-handles of the car are given standard body color with stainless steel exhaust tip and chrome strips. To augment the exterior of the car, it is adorned with detailed tail-lamps and Blue-accented halogen composite projector-beam headlamps which looks no less than a piece of expensive jewel and18-inch five-spoke painted aluminum wheels. It is 168.5 inches in length.
Interiors- The interiors of the car are as glossy as it could be. The dark and light tones of the cabin topped with ice-blue ambient lighting showcases luxury at its best. Moreover, premium leather seats add up to the beauty. You will see extensive use of leather throughout the interiors of the car. Ample storage space is the USP of this car. You will find plenty space for eight beverage holders and numerous bins placed in the dash, under the passenger seat and beneath the spare tire. You have entire control over the car via your steering wheel as you can operate active voice commands; warm your hands in a chilly morning and use Intellilink.
Features- It has a turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine. There is a Bose-active noise cancellation system as the sound is absorbed with laminated windshield and treated headliner. It also has front and rear park assist, heated mirrors and a rearview camera along with standard Buick IntelliLink, full-color display radio, voice recognition and Bluetooth phone and audio. The list of incredible features also includes dual-zone climate controls, Bose seven-speaker sound system, ten standard air bags, rainsense wipers, remote start, driver memory presets etc. Lane departure warning and forward collision alert are the other highlights of the car. This beast of a car has ample of navigational and entertainment choices which are simple and easy to access. You can subscribe to the OnStar Directions and Connections plan. This is an extensive safety package that includes Remote Door Unlock, Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services Link, Turn-by-turn Navigation and Roadside Assistance.
Price & Launch date- The car’s price is not yet revealed by the company but it is expected to be in the range of mid-$20,000 and it is anticipated to hit the market in the beginning months of 2013.