2019 Buick Regal  RealSafeCars77Safety Rating

#57 of 2019 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons

#122 of all 2019 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. The Regal provides superior EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, easing fuel costs and reducing pollution. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily bypass mud and snow. Buick offers a 4-year, 50,000-mile basic warranty, and a 6-year, 70,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2019 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 2019 Buick Regal has a score of 77, implying a 0.046% chance of driver death (4.1% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2019 Buick Regal has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0461% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.2606%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0461% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.2606% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2019 Buick Regal is 1% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2019 Buick Regal is 9% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is about as safe as many comparable models.

9069Nissan AltimaHyundai SonataBuick LaCrosseVolkswagen PassatFord MustangBuick RegalSubaru LegacyFord FusionChrysler 300Kia OptimaMazda 6Honda AccordComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2019 Buick Regal with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 69 to 90. The 2019 Buick Regal is safer than the 2019 Nissan Altima, the 2019 Hyundai Sonata, the 2019 Buick LaCrosse, the 2019 Volkswagen Passat, and the 2019 Ford Mustang and less safe than the 2019 Kia Optima, the 2019 Chrysler 300, the 2019 Ford Fusion, and the 2019 Subaru Legacy.

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