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2020 Buick Regal Sportback vs. 2019 smart EQ fortwo Review

New 2020 Buick Regal Sportback

2020 Buick
Regal Sportback

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New 2019 smart EQ fortwo

2019 smart
EQ fortwo

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MSRP*
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$25,370 to $39,070
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$23,900 to $26,740
Invoice* $25,345 to $37,663 $22,347 to $25,002
MPG - City 19 - 22 124
MPG - Hwy 27 - 32 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 80-hp, (electric)
Seating Capacity 5 2
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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

Convenience
With the Buick Regal Sportback you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the smart EQ fortwo, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

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 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the smart EQ fortwo, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Buick Regal Sportback is much higher than that for the smart EQ fortwo.

Dimensions
The Buick Regal Sportback is a little narrower than the smart EQ fortwo, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. 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 smart EQ fortwo.

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 smart EQ fortwo.

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

Utility
People who frequently chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Buick Regal Sportback more than the smart EQ fortwo, due to its significantly greater seating capacity.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Buick Regal Sportback is not as nearly as extensive as that of the smart EQ fortwo.