2019 Buick Encore
We expect the Buick Encore to receive a few minor changes and updates for the 2019 model year before the next Encore arrives several years later.
Following is speculative and unconfirmed information about the 2019 Buick Encore. This page is a continuous work-in-progress and will be updated on a regular basis as we await official details from General Motors and Buick.
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Following are our expectations of the 2019 Buick Encore:
- Minor changes to features/equipment group structure
- One or two new exterior colors
- One or two new interior color combinations
- No changes to powertrain, or possible introduction of the new GM 9-speed automatic transmission
The 2019 Buick Encore continues to be offered as a subcompact four-door crossover utility vehicle (CUV).
Like all first-generation units of the Buick Encore, the 2019 Encore continues to ride on GM’s Gamma 2 platform shared with the following vehicles:
We expect the 2019 Buick Encore to follow the regular GM model year rollover sequence, and launch in the third quarter of the 2018 calendar year.
We expect that 2019 and/or 2020 model years to be the last years of production for the first-generation Buick Encore, and that an all-new, future Buick Encore will launch for the 2021 model year.