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2014 Buick Regal vs. 2014 Lexus ES 350 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Lexus ES 350 than the Buick Regal, due to its greater head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Lexus ES 350, the Buick Regal may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Buick Regal as you will with the Lexus ES 350, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Buick Regal will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Lexus ES 350. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Buick Regal and the Lexus ES 350 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Buick Regal is a little wider than the Lexus ES 350, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Buick Regal takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Lexus ES 350.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Buick Regal transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Lexus ES 350.

Handling
The Buick Regal has about the same turning radius as the Lexus ES 350, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Buick Regal has less horsepower than the Lexus ES 350, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Buick Regal and the Lexus ES 350. The Buick Regal has less cargo capacity than the Lexus ES 350, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Buick Regal comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lexus ES 350.

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2014 Buick
Regal

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MSRP*: $29,690 - $39,270

2014 Lexus
ES 350

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MSRP*: $36,620
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City MPG: 19 - 21 21
Highway MPG: 27 - 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
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Invoice*: $28,502 - $37,699 $34,300

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