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2020 Buick Regal Sportback vs. 2020 Toyota 86 Review

New 2020 Buick Regal Sportback

2020 Buick
Regal Sportback

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New 2020 Toyota 86

2020 Toyota
86

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MSRP*
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$25,370 to $39,070
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$27,060 to $30,190
Invoice* $25,345 to $37,663 $25,707 to $28,681
MPG - City 19 - 22 21
MPG - Hwy 27 - 32 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 5 4
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Buick Regal Sportback than the Toyota 86. The Buick Regal Sportback will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota 86.

Convenience
With the Buick Regal Sportback you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Toyota 86, 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 is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota 86. 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 Sportback and the Toyota 86 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Buick Regal Sportback is much wider than the Toyota 86, 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 Toyota 86.

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 Toyota 86.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Buick Regal Sportback is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota 86.

Utility
The Buick Regal Sportback offers greater seating capacity than the Toyota 86, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Buick Regal Sportback will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Toyota 86.

Warranty
The Buick Regal Sportback comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota 86.