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2012 Buick Regal

2012 Acura TSX

  2012 Buick Regal GS 2012 Acura TSX 5dr Sport Wagon I4 Auto Tech Pkg Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $25,972 $28,256
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Bottom Line A new GS flavor rounds out the 2012 Buick Regal menu, and leaves an even sweeter taste in our mouths. Read Full Review With attractive designs and a light, efficient driving feel, the 2012 Acura TSX lineup strikes an ideal balance for a front-wheel-drive sport sedan or sport wagon. Read Full Review
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  • A visual drama queen, in the good way
  • Polished handling, especially the GS
  • The power of turbocharging
  • Revamped navigation system


  • On paper, down on power and gas mileage
  • Tight rear-seat head room and trunk
  • No all-wheel drive, no rearview camera
  • Priced at a premium


  • Responsive, rev-happy four
  • Quick, smooth V-6
  • Great-looking Sport Wagon
  • Handling and responsiveness


  • Grille makes an odd first impression
  • Tight back seat
  • Wagon gets more space--by ditching the spare
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