2017 Buick Regal vs 2018 Buick Regal Sportback

The all-new 2018 Buick Regal Sportback offers drivers a modern update with a more coupe-like shape and increased versatility and performance. We're here today to compare the 2017 Buick Regal and the 2018 Buick Regal Sportback. We'll highlight differences in the performance ratings, exterior style and interior features between the two vehicles. We hope to help you to choose the model that best fits your needs as we look forward to the release of the 2018 Buick Regal Sportback.

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2017 Buick Regal VS 2018 Buick Regal
2.4-Liter I-4 Standard Engine 2.0-Liter Turbo I-4
182 hp Horsepower Up to 250 hp
6-Speed Automatic Transmission Options 9-Speed Auto (FWD), 8-Speed Auto (AWD)
No  Available Intelligent AWD Yes

2018 Buick Regal Sportback Features

When you compare the style of the 2017 Buick Regal and the style of the 2018 Buick Regal Sportback, it's easy to see which one offers the more sleek appearance and amped up performance. The fun-to-drive 2018 Regal Sportback certainly takes modern innovation to the next level. On the exterior, drivers can look forward to bright LED headlights with auto-levelling technology to increase visibility in any driving conditions. Also featuring chrome accents, the 2018 Regal Sportback is a truly eye-catching addition to the Buick lineup.  

The real difference in versatility between the 2017 Regal and the 2018 Regal Sportback is the Sportback opening in the rear. This much larger opening for access to the cargo space makes it incredibly easy to pack the vehicle with belongings, and doesn't take away from the sleek and impressively luxurious-looking exterior. 

2018 Buick Regal Sportback LED Taillights
2018 Buick Regal Sportback Rear Cargo Opening
2018 Buick Regal Sportback Interior Seating Space
2017 Buick Regal Exterior Color options

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