2020 Buick Regal Sportback vs. 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid | NewCars.com

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2020 Buick Regal Sportback vs. 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid Review

New 2020 Buick Regal Sportback

2020 Buick
Regal Sportback

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New 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

2020 Hyundai
Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

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MSRP*
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$25,370 to $39,070
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$26,500 to $32,950
Invoice* $25,345 to $37,663 $25,589 to $31,387
MPG - City 19 - 22 N/A
MPG - Hwy 27 - 32 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Buick Regal Sportback offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Buick Regal Sportback and the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid in the front seats.

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). The Buick Regal Sportback is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Buick Regal Sportback will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Buick Regal Sportback is much wider than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Buick Regal Sportback, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Buick Regal Sportback does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Buick Regal Sportback has a much more powerful engine than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In 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 Sportback and the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Buick Regal Sportback is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid.