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2024 Buick Encore: The Perfect Small SUV For Your Ottawa Adventures

 2024 Buick Encore GX

Exploring the bustling streets of Ottawa in a vehicle that’s both stylish and practical can be a challenge, especially when space and efficiency are top priorities. Whether it’s navigating through rush-hour traffic or finding that perfect spot for weekend escapades, you need an SUV that blends urban maneuverability with adventurous spirit.

Enter the 2024 Buick Encore GX—a small sports SUV designed to elevate your driving experience around Kanata, Nepean, Barrhaven, Gatineau, Aylmer, Orleans, and beyond.

One exciting update is the plush interior comfort of the 2024 Buick Encore GX Avenir trim level, which now boasts leather seats and an inviting sunroof—just one of many enhancements in this model year.

In this blog post from Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, we delve into everything new with the 2024 Encore GX: its updated tech-savvy features for seamless connectivity on the go as well as its refined style cues primed for city life and rural adventures alike.

Discover how each improvement adds unmatched value to your journeys across Eastern Ontario.

Ready to hit the road? Keep reading!

Key Takeaways

  • The 2024 Buick Encore GX combines urban maneuverability with adventurous features, ideal for exploring Ottawa and surrounding areas.

  • It offers updated technology like a 19-inch digital dashboard and an 11.0-inch infotainment touchscreen with seamless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration.

  • Safety is a priority with the Buick Driver Confidence package, which includes Automatic Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Alert, Lane Keep Assist, and more.

  • The Encore GX has a spacious interior and versatile cargo space, while the ECOTEC 1.3L Turbo engine provides robust performance without sacrificing fuel efficiency.

  • Available in various trims like Preferred, Sport Touring, and Avenir, each offering different levels of luxury to match your preferences, advance reservations are available at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac.

Changes in the 2024 Buick Encore GX from Previous Year

The 2024 Buick Encore GX arrives with a suite of enhancements, setting new benchmarks in style and functionality for the discerning Ottawa driver. Fresh technological upgrades and a refined aesthetic elevate this small SUV to meet modern demands while ensuring every journey is enveloped in comfort and safety.

Updated technology and infotainment features

Prepare to be wowed by the 2024 Buick Encore GX’s fresh tech advancements that redefine in-car entertainment and connectivity. Boasting a new 19-inch digital dashboard, this small SUV seamlessly integrates all your driving information in one sleek display.

Get behind the wheel, and you’ll find an expansive 11.0-inch infotainment touchscreen at your fingertips, providing crisp graphics and intuitive controls for a truly modern driving experience.

Drivers can enjoy the ultimate convenience with features such as wireless phone charging, ensuring your smartphone stays powered up without cluttering the cabin with cables. Plus, staying connected on Ottawa streets is easier than ever, thanks to seamless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, allowing for effortless access to navigation, music, and more while keeping safety in focus.

With these cutting-edge updates, every journey in the Encore GX becomes a luxurious, high-tech adventure.

 2024 Buick Encore GX infotainment

Enhanced exterior design

Moving from cutting-edge tech to aesthetics, the 2024 Buick Encore GX’s enhanced exterior design truly sets it apart on Ottawa’s roads. Inspired by the sleek, futuristic lines of the Wildcat EV concept, this small SUV sports a new front fascia that catches the eye with its bold contours and sophisticated presence.

A vision of modernity, these changes reflect a drive towards luxury without compromising on sportiness.

The addition of the Avenir trim takes elegance to a new level, with exclusive styling cues that spell premium at every glance. Every curve and angle has been crafted to create an air of distinction that is evident even from a distance.

The Encore GX now not only matches your lifestyle needs but does so with an unparalleled flair for design that makes every journey through Canada’s streets an opportunity to turn heads.

Spacious and versatile interior

The 2024 Buick Encore GX might look compact on the outside, but step inside, and you’re greeted with an unexpected expanse of space. Our team at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac is proud to show off the Encore GX’s luxurious cabin that feels far from small SUV norms.

Upscale materials dress up the interior, ensuring every drive around Ottawa is as comfortable as it is stylish.

Need room for your weekend getaways or shopping sprees? The flexible rear seats fold down effortlessly, opening up nearly two additional cubic feet of cargo capacity. This versatility in design allows you to easily switch between passenger comfort and hauling necessities.

Next up: let’s talk power – have a peek at what lies under the hood with improved performance and engine options.

 2024 Buick Encore GX interior

Improved performance and engine options

Shifting gears from the Encore GX’s interior, let’s rev up the conversation about what lies under the hood. Buick equips this small SUV with a robust ECOTEC 1.3L Turbo engine designed to elevate your driving experience on Ottawa’s streets and beyond.

With a choice of two turbocharged three-cylinder engines, including the peppy optional 1.3-litre that pumps out horsepower fit for swift city maneuvers and comfortable highway cruising, performance is never in short supply.

Drivers will appreciate the seamless shifting provided by the continuously variable transmission (CVT), which not only enhances fuel efficiency but also ensures a smoother ride. Whether you’re navigating rush hour traffic or enjoying an open road adventure, these advanced engine options give you both power and agility without compromising on economy – proving that great things indeed come in compact packages with the 2024 Buick Encore GX.

Advanced safety and driver-assistance features

The 2024 Buick Encore GX raises the bar for small SUV safety, equipped with a full array of driver-assistance features that give you confidence on any Ottawa road. The Buick Driver Confidence package includes critical technologies like Automatic Emergency Braking and Forward Collision Alert to help prevent accidents before they happen.

With Lane Keep Assist and Lane Departure Warning, your vehicle supports you in staying safely within your lane.

Driving through bustling city streets or cruising down open highways, the Encore GX has got your back. It’s outfitted with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Side Blind Zone Alert—both systems work tirelessly to monitor areas beyond your immediate field of vision, reducing the risk of collisions during maneuvers like reversing or changing lanes.

All these advanced features are designed to provide enhanced protection for drivers and passengers alike, meaning peace of mind comes standard with every ride in your new 2024 Buick Encore GX.

Trim Comparison

Dive into the distinct features of the 2024 Buick Encore GX trims to find the level of luxury and performance that aligns with your Ottawa lifestyle. Whether you’re drawn to the practical comfort of the Preferred, the elevated style of the Sport Touring, or the ultimate refinement in Avenir, each trim offers a tailored experience for discerning drivers seeking a small SUV that’s big on sophistication.

 2024 Buick Encore GX


The 2024 Buick Encore GX Preferred is turning heads on the streets of Ottawa with its sophisticated design. It strikes the perfect balance between luxury and affordability, featuring sleek lines, a bold grille, and striking 18-inch alloy wheels that command attention wherever you go.

At an accessible starting price of $32,448, it’s designed for drivers who appreciate style without breaking the bank.

Inside this small SUV, you’ll find a refined interior that doesn’t skimp on practicality or comfort. The Encore GX Preferred makes everyday driving in Canada a pleasure with its well-crafted cabin and versatile space—ideal for both bustling city life and adventurous weekend getaways.

Ready to add a touch of elegance to your drive? Our team at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac will show you why Encore GX Preferred is so popular among vehicle shoppers seeking top-quality in a subcompact crossover SUV.

Next up: Sport Touring – another exciting trim level in the lineup!

Sport Touring

Elevating the game from Preferred, the Sport Touring edition of the Buick Encore GX steps up to meet your desire for flair and function. This trim isn’t just another pretty face in Ottawa’s streets; it delivers a package brimming with style and substance.

Boldly styled, the Sport Touring expression of elegance comes complete with exclusive 18” wheels – or optional 19” ones if you crave an even more commanding presence – all coated in a stunning gloss-black finish for that extra touch of sophistication.

Drivers looking for performance won’t be left wanting. The all-wheel drive (AWD) now standard on this trim level offers superior traction to conquer Canadian roads, complemented by a seamless nine-speed automatic transmission that promises an effortless driving experience.

And because life never stops changing gears, versatility is key; this package has been crafted to adapt seamlessly to every new turn on your journey. Whether you’re maneuvering through city traffic or cruising down open highways around Ottawa, the sporty design and confident handling of the Sport Touring make it much more than just a means to get from point A to B—it’s about enjoying every kilometre along the way.


The 2024 Buick Encore GX Avenir sets a new benchmark for luxury in small SUVs, blending sophistication with utility. As the pinnacle trim level, it features the latest tri-shield logo, marking this model as a trendsetter on Ottawa’s streets.

The Avenir stands out with its all-wheel drive capability and smooth nine-speed automatic transmission, making each journey feel effortless and poised. Its interior is thoughtfully designed, showcasing a harmonious mix of cloth and synthetic upholstery that speaks to both comfort and style—one look inside, and you’ll understand why it targets an audience seeking an elevated driving experience.

Buick has tailored the Avenir to resonate particularly well with female shoppers by offering lighter shades that exude calmness without sacrificing the brand’s signature sophisticated design.

This approach showcases Buick’s commitment to versatility not just in functionality but also in aesthetics. Packed with advanced safety features and driver-assistance technologies, the Encore GX Avenir provides peace of mind as you navigate through bustling city traffic or serene country roads around Ottawa.

Ready to make a powerful statement wherever you go? Consider taking your adventure further with our range of trims available here at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac.

Reserve Your 2024 Buick Encore GX in Ottawa Today

Embark on your Ottawa adventures with confidence; secure your spot to experience the refined elegance and dynamic performance of the 2024 Buick Encore GX. At Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, we are thrilled to help you begin this exciting journey by reserving your very own model right here in Canada’s vibrant capital.

 2024 Buick Encore GX

Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac

At Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, we’re excited to introduce the 2024 Buick Encore GX to our esteemed customers in Ottawa. As your trusted local dealership, you can rely on us for a seamless purchasing experience with this sophisticated small SUV.

The Encore GX stands out with its turbocharged 1.3-litre engine and CVT automatic that delivers performance tailored for city drives and countryside adventure alike.

Our team helps make your car buying decision smooth and stress-free by offering extensive knowledge about each trim level and feature of the new Buick lineup. From exploring different colour options to understanding the advanced technology integrated into each vehicle, we’re here every step of the way.

If you want versatility, style, and efficiency all wrapped up in one neat package, come visit us at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, where exceeding expectations is what we do best.

Inventory availability

Excitement is building for the arrival of the 2024 Buick Encore GX in Ottawa, and we at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac are thrilled to announce that our inventory will be stocked with these sophisticated new models.

With production ramping up, you won’t have to wait long to lay eyes on them. Whether you’re drawn to the sleek Preferred trim, the dynamic Sport Touring model, or the luxurious Avenir edition, rest assured each one reflects Buick’s commitment to SUV style and versatility.

Get ready for an impressive selection of colour options and features tailored to elevate your driving experience around Canada’s vibrant capital. Our team ensures a smooth reservation process, so securing your next small SUV is a hassle-free adventure.

Consider exploring financing options designed for your lifestyle as you prepare for this exciting addition: tame city streets and country roads with unparalleled confidence in your new Encore GX.

After checking out our available inventory, why not delve into what makes each trim unique by comparing its distinct advantages?

Financing options

Exploring financing options for your 2024 Buick Encore GX in Ottawa is a breeze with our team at Surgenor Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac. Dive into the excitement of driving this sophisticated small SUV, knowing you can finance it at a competitive rate, where you could expect affordable bi-weekly payments for an exceptionally equipped model, o.a.c.

Imagine cruising through the city or winding down country roads without worrying about a hefty upfront payment.

We make it simple and stress-free to get behind the wheel of a brand-new Buick Encore GX Avenir All-Wheel Drive as well. With no down payment necessary, take advantage of financing plans, o.a.c.

This approach lets you balance affordability with the luxury and performance that define the Encore GX experience in Canada’s bustling capital.

Next Steps

Take proactive strides towards your new automotive journey with the 2024 Buick Encore GX by scheduling a test drive at Surgenor Ottawa today, where an array of customization options awaits to tailor your ride precisely to your Ottawa lifestyle.

Book a test drive

Experience the thrill and sophistication of the 2024 Buick Encore GX firsthand by booking a test drive with us at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac. Get behind the wheel to feel the smooth handling and responsive performance, and see why this small SUV stands out on Ottawa streets.

With a variety of trim levels available, including Preferred, Sport Touring, and Avenir, you can explore each one’s unique features and find the perfect match for your driving needs.

Take advantage of this opportunity to slide into the comfortable driver’s seat and play with the cutting-edge infotainment system that pairs seamlessly with iPhones and Android smartphones via Apple Inc.’s CarPlay or Google Play.

Discover how every aspect, from its fuel efficiency to cargo capacity, is designed with your lifestyle in mind. Don’t just imagine owning a Buick Encore GX; schedule your test drive today at Surgenor Ottawa and experience it for yourself!

Explore different colour options

The 2024 Buick Encore GX shines with a palette of exterior colours designed to impress. Picture your future rides in the vibrant red that pops against Ottawa’s cityscape or nature trails.

This bold choice turns heads and stands out in any parking lot, making it easy for you to spot your stylish small SUV after a day of shopping or an evening at a restaurant.

Inside the cabin, treat yourself to sophistication with two-tone interior colour schemes such as Ebony with Ebony accents, or indulge in the exclusive Whisper Beige and Jet Black theme available in the GX Avenir trim level.

These elegant combinations elevate every journey, surrounding you and your passengers with an atmosphere that’s both comfortable and refined. With these options at hand, personalizing your Encore GX becomes an exciting adventure all on its own.

Discover other Buick models

After picking the perfect colour for your 2024 Buick Encore GX, don’t miss the chance to check out the full range of Buick models available. From the sleek and spacious Envision to the luxurious flagship Enclave, you’ll find SUVs that blend sophisticated design with powerful performance.

Each model offers its own set of features designed to meet various needs, whether it’s more cargo space for family trips or advanced technology for city driving.

Buick doesn’t stop at SUVs; they also present a stunning lineup of sedans and crossovers that boast elegance and efficiency. Take a closer look at vehicles like the sporty Buick Envista or the innovative all-electric concept, the Buick Wildcat EV.

These vehicles underscore Buick’s commitment to style, comfort, and innovation – ensuring there is something special waiting for every type of driver.

Take a virtual tour

Step into the 2024 Buick Encore GX from wherever you are with our immersive virtual tour. Discover the SUV’s sophisticated design, refined interior, and cutting-edge features directly from your screen.

Picture yourself sliding into the luxurious leather seats of the Avenir model or peering through its sunroof as if you were actually seated inside this elegant vehicle.

Our virtual experience allows you to explore every angle of the 2024 Buick Encore GX, highlighting its impressive cargo capacity and versatile space layout. Get a feel for its style and personality by browsing through various colour options at your leisure.

This digital walkaround brings our showroom to your home—no appointment necessary! Ready for a real-world encounter? Book a test drive today and turn that virtual reality into an exciting actuality.

Special offers and financing options

Unlock the possibilities of adventure with our enticing special offers and financing options for your 2024 Buick Encore GX. Imagine driving through Ottawa’s scenic routes in this stylish small SUV without the financial stress, thanks to flexible solutions tailored to fit your budget.

Secure a deal enabling you to experience the sophisticated design and versatility of the Encore GX while managing payments comfortably over time, o.a.c.

Get behind the wheel of luxury without breaking the bank; choose from a range of lease or finance deals designed to make your decision easier. With an attractive bi-weekly payment option, you can align your vehicle expenses with your lifestyle needs, all while enjoying Buick’s renowned comfort and reliability, o.a.c.

Don’t let financial concerns hold you back—explore our available incentives today and drive away contentedly in Canada’s preferred subcompact crossover SUV.

Discover More Buick Vehicles

Visit Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac to delve into our extensive lineup of Buick vehicles, where innovation meets elegance for a driving experience you won’t want to miss.

 2024 Buick Encore GX

Explore New and Used Buick Inventory

Step into the world of Buick to find the perfect blend of sophistication and performance for your next ride. Our dealership showcases a comprehensive inventory that caters to both new vehicle seekers and those looking for quality pre-owned options.

Whether you’re attracted to the just-released 2024 Buick Encore GX with its ECOTEC 1.3L Turbo engine or you want a previously loved model that’s been thoroughly inspected and certified, we have something for everyone.

Delve into our selection and discover vehicles equipped with advanced features designed for comfort, safety, and efficiency. With various models boasting unique trim levels such as Preferred, Sport Touring, and Avenir, each offering distinct styling cues and amenities, finding a Buick SUV that resonates with your lifestyle is effortless at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac.

From spacious interiors ideal for family trips around Ottawa to sleek designs that turn heads on every street corner – there’s no shortage of choices in our lineup.

Trade-In and Upgrade

Are you ready to elevate your driving experience with the 2024 Buick Encore GX? At Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, we make it seamless for you to transition from your current vehicle to the height of luxury and performance.

Bring us your current car, and our team will assist you in unlocking exceptional value towards owning this sophisticated small SUV.

Value Your Trade for the 2024 Buick Encore GX

Unlock the full potential of your current vehicle by trading it in for the innovative 2024 Buick Encore GX. At Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, our team makes this process effortless and transparent, ensuring you get a fair value that can be put towards your new purchase.

Imagine sliding behind the wheel of an SUV that embodies sophistication and style, with trim levels like Preferred or Sport Touring adding to its allure—your trade-in could be your ticket to upgrading.

Make room in your life for enhanced performance and luxury without stretching your budget. Our experts will guide you through each step, evaluating your trade based on market trends and conditions to maximize its worth.

This means more credit towards a small SUV that not only fits into tight parking spots but also comes packed with advanced features for comfort and safety on all those epic Ottawa adventures.


Venture through Ottawa’s landscapes with confidence in the 2024 Buick Encore GX. This small SUV packs a punch with its advanced safety features and peppy engine options, making every drive enjoyable.

Its sophisticated design turns heads while you relish in the spacious interior, perfect for city errands or countryside trips. The Encore GX stands as a testament to Buick’s commitment to versatility and style.

Get ready to create unforgettable memories on the road with this exceptional vehicle.


1. What makes the 2024 Buick Encore GX a great choice for driving in Ottawa?

The 2024 Buick Encore GX offers sophisticated design, versatility, and strong performance that are perfect for navigating Ottawa’s diverse city streets and scenic byways.

2. When can I expect the release date of the Buick Encore GX in Canada?

It’s already here and available at Surgenor Ottawa, so keep an eye out for fresh inventory arriving daily at the dealership!

3. Are there different styles or colours available for the Encore GX?

Yes, the Buick Encore GX comes with various trim levels and a palette of sports touring colours designed to match your personal style and preferences.

4. How does the interior design enhance my driving experience in Ottawa?

With its smartly crafted interior design, the Encore GX provides comfort and convenience with features like a Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth capabilities, ensuring every drive is enjoyable.

5. Is the fuel efficiency of the 2024 Buick SUV suitable for long trips outside of Ottawa?

Absolutely! The new Buick SUV is engineered with fuel economy in mind - boasting impressive l/100 km ratings that save you money on gas during those adventurous road trips.

6. Can I tow a trailer with my 2024 Buick Encore GX Sport Touring?

Check out this small SUV’s specifications – it offers ample cargo capacity coupled with solid performance stats, including GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating), making it capable of handling lighter towing needs efficiently.


Kyle Burton: A Lifetime Passionate About the Automotive World

As the Sales Manager at Surgenor Ottawa Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac, Kyle Burton brings over two decades of rich experience and a lifelong enthusiasm to the automotive industry. His journey began as a bright-eyed part-timer in 2002, simultaneously juggling his academic pursuits at the University of Manitoba.

Kyle's career has spanned various pivotal roles, evolving from an automotive detailer & service valet to a customer care agent and then ascending to positions like e-commerce manager and sales professional. Since 2010, Kyle has been steering success in his current role as a Sales Manager, where his expertise shines.

What drives Kyle is not just his role but his passion for the dynamism of the automotive sector - the thrill of competition among manufacturers and the rapid technological advancements that make modern vehicles marvels of innovation. His profound love for the industry is rooted in the joy of assisting customers through the complex yet exciting journey of purchasing their next vehicle.

Kyle hopes to share insights and knowledge through his writings, aiding readers in making informed, confident decisions about their automotive choices. His blend of extensive experience, in-depth industry understanding, and genuine care for customer needs embodies the essence of trustworthiness and authority.


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