The 2019 Buick Regal Sportback is a practical premium midsized vehicle with a sleek liftback profile and understated style that is versatile enough to meet the needs of families or young professionals. Available in Base, Preferred, Preferred II, Essence and specially designed and equipped GS model, this Sportback has all the technology, interior space and features people are looking for in a modern automobile. Plus, it has an engine that’s powerful enough the navigate crowded urban roads as well as the wide open highway with ease and its host of available features let people customize it to suit their unique vision and exact requirements.
Distinctive, Eye-Catching Exterior
With its low, athletic stance, signature grille, LED headlamps featuring cornering and auto-leveling, dynamic sculptural lines, power tilting and sliding sunroof, innovative deep, wide, rear sportback opening, striking LED-accented taillamps and 17-inch 5-Spoke aluminum wheels, every discretely integrated exterior detail of the 2019 Regal Sportback makes it clear this sedan has attained premium status. If you want to make an even louder stylistic statement, you can add the optional 18-inch 5-Spoke dynamic or machine-faced aluminum wheels featuring painted pockets. No matter which angle you choose to look at it, this luxury sedan epitomizes impressive design.
A Sophisticated, Well-Appointed Interior
The cabin of Buick’s new 2019 Regal Sportback is chuck full of all the modern essentials. It has keyless entry, push-button start, an upgraded 7-inch infotainment system, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and 4G LTE and USB connectivity. Cloth upholstery, a rear seat that folds and has a 60/40 split, LED daytime running lights and 17-inch alloy wheel all come standard on the base model. The Preferred trim comes with an 8-way adjustable driver’s seat, leather-wrapped steering wheel and an auto-dimming review mirror. Machined 18-inch alloy wheels, an 8-inch infotainment screen, 40/20/40 split-folding rear seat and fog lights come with the Preferred II trim and leather upholstery and heated front seats come with the Essence trim.
An Excellent Powertrain
The standard powertrain on all models of Buick’s 2019 Regal Sportback is a 2.0-liter, 250 horsepower turbocharged inline V4 engine that delivers 265 pound-feet of torque and is mated with a 9-speed automatic transmission. With standard front-wheel drive or available all-wheel drive, the Regal Sportback gets 22 mpg when it roams the city and 32 mpg once it hits the highway for a combined average of 28 mpg when running on premium fuel.
Buick’s GS Model
Buick also has an all-wheel-drive GS grade Regal Sportback which features unique sporty fascias in the front and rear, along with wide side skirts, exclusive paint colors, a sport-tuned exhaust system, 19-inch wheels and Brembo performance brakes. Its interior has heating, cooling and massaging ergonomic racing seats, a flat-bottomed steering wheel, along with a full-featured instrument cluster. It’s powered by a 310 horsepower, 3.6-liter V6 engine that puts out 282 pound-feet of torque working with a 9-speed automatic transmission. That gets the vehicle an average of 22 mpg.
Ample Safety Features
To ensure all occupants of the 2019 Regal Sportback are safe and secure, the vehicle comes with a standard reversing camera and a wide range of the latest safety and driver assistance features. They include the active hood. This feature raises the hood milliseconds before an imminent collision to minimize injury. Plus, the vehicle has the available Driver Confidence I safety package which adds blind-spot monitoring, lane-departure warning, rear backup sensors and rear cross-traffic alert. Its Driver Confidence II package comes with adaptive cruise control, forward automatic braking, front pedestrian braking, forward collision alert and lane-keep assist.
With its turbocharged engine, active twin clutch, available all-wheel drive along with several other advanced performance features, the 2019 Regal Sportback delivers an impressive premium driving experience. Its available intelligent all-wheel-drive and five-link rear suspension help to maximize traction, cornering and acceleration in slippery weather conditions and enhance them on dry roads. The vehicle’s agile handling, responsive steering, smooth, quiet ride and excellent fuel efficiency combine to create a wonderful driving performance on any type of road surface.
A Great Choice
Introduced just last year, the Buick Regal Sportback is a great choice for anyone looking for a premium midsized automobile. Buick has transformed the traditional Regal sedan into a sleek-looking, roomier, Regal Sportback. Its unique styling is tasteful, cohesive and understated. This vehicle was well thought out and put together incredibly well. Buick has long been known for quality automotive craftsmanship and this new Regal Sportback oozes quality inside and out. It’s beautiful to look at, fun to drive and practical to own.
This vehicle is the quintessential Buick. It combines advanced technology, a powerful powertrain, all the creature comforts people want, the safety features they need, superior performance and an affordable price. The 2019 Buick Regal Sportback is a smart choice and an excellent value.