2018 Buick Regal Review, Price, Release Date
The All-New 2018 Buick Regal is a high-performance vehicle which arrives as the sixth0generation vehicle in the Buick Regal series. The newly furnished version is available in GS, Sportback and wagon forms, giving a sporty, vibrant feel to the traditional sedan. The performance is enhanced by the all-wheel drive with an active twin clutch. The compact model has an estimated top speed of 130 mph.
2018 Buick Regal Exterior
Despite it being a family vehicle, the elegant and sleek design of the 2018 Buick Regal give it abolder, more modern feel. The car offers a rear access that gives you a surprisingly spacious compartment, which can be increased when the rear seat is folded down. You’ll be surprised at the amount of gear this space can hold. Advanced LED headlamps, GS-exclusive aluminium wheels, power moonroof and unique, sport front and rear fascia, side skirts and a rear spoiler give the car the powerful yet elegant look of a modern-day functional sedan. The GS comes with 19-inch wheels, while the other models come with 17- and 18-inch wheels.
2018 Buick Regal Interior
The interior is designed to be just as sophisticated and sporty as the exterior promises. The experience begins with the customizable 8-way power driver seat and the standard heated flat-bottom sport steering wheel. Other interior details include:
- Soft leather interior
- Heated and ventilated seats that come with a massage function
- Memory Package, which is engineered to remember up to two different positions for the driver seat and side mirrors
- Triple door sealing, acoustic laminated glass, and specific suspension to make sure the environment inside is not impacted by the hustle and bustle of the outside world
- Integrated headrests with heating, cooling and massaging functions
- Split-folding second row that increases cargo space to 1,719 litres
- Seats on the GS come with four-way lumbar support and extendable thigh support
The entertainment and navigation options in the car include a Bose sound system, OnStar 4G LTE and a built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot, and wireless charging, along with smartphone integration for navigation, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support. Apple CarPlay allows you to access Apple Music, Maps, make hands-free phone calls, and send messages on the go. The system also comes with a wireless charging mat and integrated USB port.
The safety features include a Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Front Pedestrian Braking, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, and available-to-buy plans that include Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services and Roadside Assistance.
2018 Buick Regal Engine
The Buick Regal 2018 is equipped with a 2.0-litre four-cylinder, turbocharged (Sportback) and a 3.6-litre V6 featuring direct injection, cylinder deactivation and stop/start technology in the GS model. Additional details include a 9-speed automatic (Sportback FWD and GS); 8-speed automatic (Sportback AWD)/ front-wheel drive (standard in Sportback); all-wheel drive (optional in Sportback, standard in GS) transmission.
The 2018 Buick Regal GS has several competitors in the market, including the BMW 4-Series, Audi A5 Sportback, Acura TLX, Lexus IS, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Volvo S60.
2018 Buick Regal Price and Release Date
The 2018 Buick RegalSportback goes on sale in November 2017 with a starting price of $25,915. The GS begins with an asking price of $39,990 and it goes on sale early next year.