2013 Buick Regal  RealSafeCars81Safety Rating

#11 of 2013 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#34 of all 2013 vehicles


Pictured: 2012 Buick Regal
The Regal, part of Buick's lineup for decades, is a large sedan with seating up to 5. The Regal has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2016. Buick offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.


The 2013 Buick Regal is average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2013 Buick Regal has a score of 81, implying a 0.041% chance of driver death (3.6% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2013 Buick Regal has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0405% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.63%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0405% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.63% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2013 Buick Regal is 15% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2013 Buick Regal is 21% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


But it is safer than many comparable models.

9156Chevrolet ImpalaNissan MaximaHyundai Santa FeHyundai AzeraToyota AvalonVolkswagen CCChrysler 300Toyota VenzaBuick RegalBuick LaCrosseHyundai GenesisVolvo S60Comparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2013 Buick Regal with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 56 to 91. The 2013 Buick Regal is safer than the 2013 Chevrolet Impala, the 2013 Nissan Maxima, the 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe, the 2013 Hyundai Azera, the 2013 Toyota Avalon, the 2013 Volkswagen CC, the 2013 Volvo S60, the 2013 Hyundai Genesis, and the 2013 Buick LaCrosse and less safe than the 2013 Chrysler 300. It is about as safe as the 2013 Toyota Venza.

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