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1991 Buick Reatta
Convertible FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,545
2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$21,982
1 listings nationwide

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1991 Buick Reatta
Convertible FWD
No Expert Reviews
2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
Rob Feeman Preview:

Due to the popularity of its compact Buick Verano sedan, General Motors decided it was time to revamp one of its mainstays into something new and slightly larger. The sixth-generation ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

1991 Buick Reatta
Convertible FWD
65
Elijah 1991 Buick Reatta Convertible FWDReview:

Best Buick Ever — The Buick Reatta is a comfortable car with amazing handling brakes speed design it is a rare car so...

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

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manikmekanik 1991 Buick Reatta Convertible FWDReview:

"black Beauty" Is The Epitomy Of Personal Luxury/exotic Style, Buick's Only Exotic Roadster. — The 1991 Buick Reatta convertible is the only exotic roadster Buick produced. With only 197 cars rel...

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

2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
10
GuruQGBH3 writes:
Everything I thought it would be very nice suv
Power Ranked 2017 Acura MDX SH-AWD with Advance Package better.
"It’s an suv"
Value Ranked 2017 Acura MDX SH-AWD with Advance Package worse.
"It’s has 4 cylinders "
Bishopone1 writes:
More power with great handling. Smooth ride with a great look and style.
Power Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"Overall both have great power for their size. The Buick got an slight edge only because of the turbo engine even though its a 4 cylinder. The Ford Fusion Sport is a V6"
Handling Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"They both handle great. The front wheel drive handling was impressive."
Looks/Style Ranked 2017 Honda Accord V6 Touring FWD worse.
"Often The Sports touring model is mistaken as a sports car. Its really sporty looking."
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"Close. decent leg room in the front seats."
Back Seats Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"They are about the same."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2017 Honda Accord V6 Touring FWD worse.
"The cargo is close to the same."
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD better.
"The trunk space is bigger."
Family Car Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"They are very close. "
Value Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"The Buick has a bit more of a Luxury feel to it."
Would Buy Ranked 2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD worse.
"Well I have owned both brands. And they are both great. I pick The Regal Sports Touring because of style."

Specs

1991 Buick Reatta
Convertible FWD
2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
170 hp @ 4,800 RPM
182 hp @ 6,700 RPM
Torque
220 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
172 lb-ft @ 4,900 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9:1
11.2:1
Displacement
3,800 cc
2,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.8 in x 3.4 in
3.46 in x 3.85 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 42.1 in
Back Legroom -- 37.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 14.2 cu ft
Exterior
Length 183.7 in 190.2 in
Width 73 in 73.1 in
Height 51.2 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 98.5 in 107.8 in

Available Options

1991 Buick Reatta
Convertible FWD
2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Cherry Metallic
  • Black Onyx
  • Crimson Red Tintcoat
  • Dark Sapphire Blue Metallic
  • Graphite Gray Metallic
  • PepperDust Metallic
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Summit White
  • White Frost Tricoat

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