Buick Regal vs Buick Riviera Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,065
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,490
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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 ...

1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
No Expert Reviews

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

2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
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 "
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
145
Marshal 1999 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe FWDReview:

Overall I Love This Car. — i love this car. she is the one on the right. If i decide to go for a drive and get out on the higwa...

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

175
Kevin 1999 Buick Riviera Supercharged Coupe FWDReview:

Good Luck Finding 1! — Great car owned it for 3 years and it is always reliable and it will beat most of the cras on the st...

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

125
DPressler writes:
Handling Ranked 1999 Cadillac Eldorado worse.
"Aerodynamics I guess"
Looks/Style Ranked 1999 Cadillac Eldorado worse.
"aerodynamics look at the higher end coupes of today 2017 designs 95-99 Rivieras were ahead of their time they should have put the supercharged V8 as proposed."

Specs

2017 Buick Regal
1SV Sedan FWD
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
30 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
182 hp @ 6,700 RPM
240 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
172 lb-ft @ 4,900 RPM
280 lb-ft @ 3,600 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.2:1
8.5:1
Displacement
2,400 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.46 in x 3.85 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard 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 --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
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 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.1 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 37.3 in 37.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.2 cu ft 17.4 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 190.2 in 207.2 in
Width 73.1 in 75 in
Height 58.4 in 54.6 in
Wheelbase 107.8 in 113.8 in

Available Options

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
1999 Buick Riviera
Supercharged Coupe FWD

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