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1987 Buick Regal Grand National Turbo CoupeReview
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Can Put A Whuppin' On Most High Dollar Cars & Still Get The Grocery's — I absolutely Love this car. I get compliments all the time. To the avereage "Joe" they think it's not fast, I mean come on, it's a Buick for crying out loud!!! I can drive this car around town or on a road trip with no problems & still get decent gas mileage, with the a/c on.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: It's a Turbo Regal. Fast. Bad to the Bone

Cons: People who don't know what it is, think it's a Monte Carlo.

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1987 Buick Regal Grand National Turbo CoupeReview
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Family Car The Owns — This is a classic G-body with a ladder frame and 4 link rear suspension. The car handles OK but what's nice is that it's very predictable at the limit. It can smoke the tires for days and you have the feeling of complete control. I have seating for 6 people becuase it has a column shifter.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: It's become a classic!  Sounds awesome!  A car ahead of it's time!

Cons: It's a magnet for attention.

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1987 Buick Regal 2-Door CoupeReview
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The Little Engine That Could..... — This was not a Grand National. It was a WE4, which in laymens terms, meant it had everything a GN would have minus the badges. If you have never ridden or driven one of the amazing little turbo 6's, you should do so before you die. They are nothing short of amazing and I will have another one before I'm done.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: About everything is a positive on one of these turbo cars.  They had excellent engineering from the factory and can take a real beating.

Cons: Going down the road, behind the wheel just doesn't feel very sporty.  It's a straight line car and that's it.

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1987 Buick Regal 2-Door CoupeReview
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1987 Buick Regal Grand National — The baddest,blackest buick ever and the last of Buicks muscle cars. With its turbo V-6 it will put most V8s to shame.It was faster than the 1987 corvette which is why it was discontiued cause its a big NO to have something thats faster than a Vette.

Pros: Peformance,All black Darth vader like

Cons: automatic only, bad handling

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1987 Buick Regal 2-Door CoupeReview
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1987 Buick Regal Limited — such an amazing car, we've had a ton in the family, it's really quick if you have the 5.0, and it's reliable and great for a daily driver. if you had this car as your first, your parent's wouldn't have to worry about your saftey

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: well rounded car.

Cons: gas milage

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1987 Buick Regal 2-Door CoupeReview
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Buick's; Bad To The Bone! — Fun to drive with looks and that could kill. Not you your everyday V6, this V6 with 3.8 turbo pushes 245 horses stock. 1987 was an end of an era for the G-bodys and Buick went out with a bang the Regal Grand National. Believe me once you drive one of these you'll want one too.

Pros: Fun to drive

Cons: keeping the miles down

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1987 Buick Regal 2-Door CoupeReview
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It's A 87 Regal — 1987 regal fully loaded 305 4 spd auto 94,000 original kms

Pros: it was fully loaded and it worked real good

Cons: it wasn't a gn so i scraped it

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1987 Buick Regal 2-Door CoupeReview
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It's A Grand National Need I Say More ? — It's really HARD on tires & the speedometer only goes up to 85 mph, its useless after 5 sec. at full throttle.

Pros: EVERYTHING!!

Cons: weather stripping

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Reviews From Other Years

2013 Buick Regal Reviews

Great Looking Car.... By glene319

no rear view camera. otherwise great. Turbo charged 4 cyl is surprising, very powerful. runs great.I traded in a Cadillac SRX, and will return to a Cadillac on next purchase. I truly like this car... Read More

Test Drive Of The Buick Regal Gs 6 Speed Manual By Ilregal

I frankly didn't like anything about this Regal. It's not a Regal in the sense of the name. It is a Opel made for the U.S. and named the Regal GS. The Euro version with the actual Opel insignia on it... Read More

2012 Buick Regal Reviews

Pretty Good Overall Car By HansumD

I bought this car with great anticipation, although I do thoroughly like this car and would recommend Buick as a great car company, I do not LOVE this vehicle. The newer models are AWD and this is fro... Read More

2012 Buick Regal - Premium 3 Turbo By Toyota4Me

With the supposed improvements in American automaker products, I decided to purchase a 2012 Buick Regal Premium Turbo 3...and quickly experienced buyer's remorse. The car was initially beautiful to l... Read More

2011 Buick Regal Reviews

Sassy By ladydonley

I fell in love at first sight; I get many looks and compliments on the car. It is classy and functional as a commuter vehicle as well as reliable for road trips. Love the heated seats in winter. Wi... Read More

Great Mid Size Car To Drive. By 2035JAKE

Nice looking, handles real well and the turbo engine is quick and smooth. Has all the bells and whistles on the standard model........so far, 7K miles, its a gerat car to drive.....CXL Turbo-TO3. Ga... Read More

2004 Buick Regal Reviews

It Was A Gs Not Ls By DavidH25

Stolen from my driveway on 1/13/2013 But I am not removing this post, will change to past tense "owned", ..I inherited this car, in October 2012 when my Dad, at 92, decided to quit driving so he gav... Read More

Love This Car By valleypearl

Great car, handles well, acceleration fast. Found this car to be comperable to Nissen I owned before as far as gas and maintenance. This is the third Buick I have owned...will definitely stick with ... Read More

2003 Buick Regal Reviews

2003 Buick Regal Gs (3.8l V6) By Francois

This is the Camry of North American cars. Just a size bigger and little bit less fuel efficient. This car is the most reliable of the Buick line and Buick is the most reliable brand from the North Ame... Read More

Best All Around Buick By Moxy

Performance is lively in every respect. The drivetrain is as close to bullet proof as they come. Build quality is quite good. The exterior is on the "classy bland" side, interior is relatively well la... Read More

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