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2014 Buick Regal vs. 2015 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Buick Regal offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Buick Regal, drivers may find the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

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 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. 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 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Buick Regal is about the same width as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. The Buick Regal is slightly shorter than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Buick Regal does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

Handling
The Buick Regal has about the same turning radius as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Buick Regal has a much more powerful engine than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Buick Regal and the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Buick Regal will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

Warranty
The Buick Regal comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

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2014 Buick
Regal

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

2015 Lincoln
MKZ Hybrid

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MSRP*: $35,190 - $45,555
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.50%
City MPG: 19 - 21 --
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 27 - 30 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $28,502 - $37,699 $33,431 - $42,822

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