2018 Buick Regal GS or Buick Regal Century is a medium-sized car presented by General Motors in 1973. Regal production in North America ended in 2004, but production and sales continued in China, so the Buick LaCrosse was placed as successor.
Buick re-introduced the Regal in the North American market, positioned as a luxury sports sedan. The Buick Regal GS was presented in 2010 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The 2018 Buick Regal is the Buick version of the Opel Insignia OPC. The concept has a 2.0 L engine with 255 hp (190 kW) and 400 NM.
2018 Buick Regal GS China
General Motors and SAIC started the Shanghai General Motors Company in 1997 and also began to build the Buick Regal in Shanghai and released the Regal in 1999. The Regal sold well in China as a large and relatively luxurious model. In China, the car was slightly more expensive than in North America and had other engines. The Chinese Regal had a 2.0 L four cylinder and a 2.5 L V6. General Motors also decided to sell the Regal on the Philippines as Chevrolet Lumina. Production of 4th Generation Regal stopped in China in 2008.
The 5th generation of the 2018 Regal is a 4-door medium-sized sedan with 5 seats and front-wheel drive. General Motors wants to attract more young customers with the new Regal. Since the car in North America has been for sale, over 41% of buyers had no car from General Motors before purchasing Regal and more than 60% of Regal CXL Turbo buyers were under 55 years old.
2018 Buick Regal GS CXL
The 2018 Buick Regal GS CXL is one of the versions of the Regal this version has a 2.0 L ecotec DOHC l4 with 182 hp (136 kW). Buick Regal GS 2018 model has a 6-speed automatic transmission.
2018 Buick Regal GS CXL Turbo
The CXL Turbo is a version of the Regal and has a 2.0 L ecotec DOHC l4 turbo engine that supplies 220 hp (164 kW). The 2018 Buick Regal GS 6-speed Aisin AF40 machine or a 6-speed manual gearbox.