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Buick Encore 2016

41,000 2014-2017 Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC Vehicles: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on July 27, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 41,000 vehicles manufactured by GM, including model-year 2014-16 Buick LaCrosse sedans and Chevrolet Spark electric cars, Caprice police pursuit veh... Read More
2016 Subcompact SUV Driving Range

By Rick Popely on December 15, 2016

CARS.COM — Small SUVs are becoming more popular, and manufacturers are adding subcompact crossovers to meet the growing demand. The attractions are clear: They have better fuel economy tha... Read More
Which 2016 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on December 2, 2016

CARS.COM — Bluetooth technology that allows hands-free use of a cellphone in a car now is almost universal, and the ability to operate smartphone apps through a vehicle's audio system ... Read More
What's the Most Worry-Free Car for 2016?

By Kelsey Mays on November 7, 2016

CARS.COM — Honda and its Acura luxury division topped's 2016 Worry-Free Index, scoring three of the top four spots, while Ford made its strongest showing to date. The Acura MD... Read More
Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights &mdas... Read More
2016 Buick Encore: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on April 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Buick's subcompact SUV is getting an update for 2017, but we tested the 2016 model. As its size indicates, the Encore didn't do well in our Car Seat Check largely becaus... Read More
2017 Buick Encore Video

By Kelsey Mays on March 22, 2016

CARS.COM — The tiny Buick Encore has ridden a wave of small-SUV popularity to become Buick's best-selling model. Buick aims to keep that going with updated styling and some new feature... Read More
2016 Buick Encore Sport Touring Trim Adds Beefier Engine

By Rick Popely on July 22, 2015

Small SUVs have become big business for the auto industry as more buyers ditch cars and join the crossover trend. The Encore, a subcompact crossover, is the smallest vehicle in Buick's lineu... Read More
Our view: 2016 Buick Encore

By Bill Jackson on July 15, 2015

Editor's note: This review was written in March 2015 about the 2015 Buick Encore. Little of substance has changed with this year's model. To see what's new for 2016, click here, or c... Read More