The Buick Regal is an upscale mid-sized automobile that was very first introduced by Buick for the 1973 model year. North American production ended in 2004 and started again in 2011. For the 2011 model year, Buick reintroduced the Regal to the North American market, placed as a high end sports sedan. Production and sales in China have actually continued since 1999.
2019 Buick Regal Design
In 2015, the Buick Regal went through a huge transformation that generated a more coupe-like roofline, leading to the “Sportback” name being slapped on this sedan. With this complete overhaul simply a years of age, we anticipate no big changes to the 2019 Regal.
For 2018, Buick totally redid the whole appearance of the Regal. With its swoopy shape, sharp character lines, and coupe-like rear glass all still fresh, we anticipate absolutely nothing new here. We anticipate the same to prove real within, where it’ll maintain its definitely European cabin.
2019 Buick Regal Features
Anticipate basic equipment to largely remain the same. If this proves true, look for it to come with standard fabric upholstery, keyless ignition, rearview cam, 17-inch alloy wheels, 7-inch infotainment system, a seven-speaker audio system, and more.
2019 Buick Regal Engine
We likewise anticipate no changes under the hood. If this proves true, it’ll come with a basic 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 250 horse power and 260 pound-feet of torque. This power will head through a nine-speed automatic transmission in front-wheel-drive models and an eight-speed automatic on all-wheel-drive models.
The IIHS has yet to perform security tests on the 2018 Regal, so we do not have any hard information to pass on. What we do understand is that the all-important automatic emergency braking is readily available as a part of the optional Driver Confidence Package II. Provided all its crash tests and the headlight test all turn in “Good” ratings then the Regal will get the Top Safety Pick+ status numerous car manufacturers shoot for.
2019 Buick Regal Pricing & Release Date
We expect the 2019 Regal’s production to kick off in late July of 2018, and for it to start striking showrooms shortly after that. Offered it’s a carryover, we don’t expect main rates to vary much from the existing model, which ranges from $25,915 to $39,995 (destination charges consisted of). Competition will consist of the Acura TLX, Lincoln MKZ, and the Audi A4.