Compare 2013 Audi S8 vs 2013 Buick Regal

2013 Audi S8
2013 Buick Regal
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4-Door Sedan
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 15 26 $102,300 $110,000
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4-Door Sedan Base
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Base 19 31 $27,854 $29,015
4-Door Sedan Premium 1 19 31 $29,409 $30,635
4-Door Sedan Turbo Premium 1 18 29 $29,409 $30,635
4-Door Sedan Premium 2 19 31 $30,763 $32,045
4-Door Sedan Turbo Premium 2 18 29 $30,763 $32,045
4-Door Sedan Turbo Premium 3 18 29 $31,886 $33,215
4-Door Sedan GS 18 29 $33,580 $34,980
Pricing
Invoice Price
$102,300
$27,854
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$110,000
$29,015
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1833 / month
$484 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2013 Buick Regal is a worthy sport sedan with arresting looks and sweet handling--so long as you stick with the turbos.
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Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 19 mpg
Highway
26 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 55.4
Second Leg Room (in)
42.9 37.3
Front Head Room (in)
37.2 38.8
Second Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 52.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.1 56.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- TBD - 98.0
Second Head Room (in)
39.1 36.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
57.8 54.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.4 42.1
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.40 62.5
Wheelbase (in)
117.80 107.8
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
76.70 73.1
Track Width, Front (in)
64.70 62.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
202.2 190.2
Height, Overall (in)
57.50 58.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.2 11.1
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
15.7 x - TBD - 11.7 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.0 x - TBD - 11.5 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
23.8 15.8
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - 2.68
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.1 15.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
40.4 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P265/35R21 P235/50R17
Rear Tire Order Code
- TBD - RAF
Front Tire Size
P265/35R21 P235/50R17
Spare Tire Size
Compact NA
Front Tire Order Code
- TBD - RAF
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4685 3600
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
21 x 9.0 17
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
21 x 9.0 17
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
12.2 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 512
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 120
Engine
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas V8 Gas/Electric L4
Fuel System
Direct Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
481 @ 5500 172 @ 4900
Engine Order Code
NA LUK
Displacement
4.0L/244 2.4L/145
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
520 @ 5400-6400 182 @ 6700
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
19 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
26 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 19
Transmission
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.667 -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.143 2.96
Trans Order Code
NA MH8
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.204 2.64
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.667 1.45
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/manual shift
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.000 0.75
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.839 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.714 4.58
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.106 1.91
Trans Type
8 6
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.285 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.317 2.84
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Audi S8 Buick Regal
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
5-Link MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
NA - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Trapezoidal-Link 4-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- TBD - 8.0
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - 8
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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