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2013 Acura TL 2013 Buick Regal
   
2WD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic Special Edition
  • SH-AWD Automatic
  • 2WD Automatic with Technology Package
  • 2WD Automatic with Advanced Package
  • SH-AWD Manual with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD Automatic with Technology Package
  • SH-AWD Automatic with Advanced Package
Base
  • Base
  • Premium 1
  • Turbo Premium 1
  • Turbo Premium 2
  • Premium 2
  • Turbo Premium 3
  • GS

Prices

MSRP $35,905 $29,015  
Invoice $33,712 $27,854
Avg. Paid $25,049 $20,170

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.6 8.2  
Critics' Rating 8.4 8.6
Performance 7.9 8.5
Interior 8.2 8.1
Operating Cost 7.7 7.7
Safety 9.3 9.3
Reliability 5.0 3.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Lively standard V6 engine
  • Impressive interior quality
  • Spacious rear seats
  • Superb reliability rating
  • Strong acceleration in Regal GS
  • Balanced handling
  • Top-shelf cabin materials
 
Cons
  • SH-AWD model has small trunk
  • Limited rear-seat headroom
  • Small trunk in eAssist models

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic  
Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 3.5L/212 Gas/Electric L4 2.4L/145
MPG 20 City / 29 Hwy 19 City / 31 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan  

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 109.3 107.8  
Length, Overall (in) 194.0 190.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 74.0 73.1
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 58.4

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard  
Power Windows Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Standard Optional  
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Standard Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3726 3600  

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front Performance Standard Standard  
Tires - Rear Performance Standard Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
HID headlights Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5  
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 98.2 98.0
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 38.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 42.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.2 56.7
Front Hip Room (in) 55.7 55.4
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 36.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 37.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2 54.4
Second Hip Room (in) 54.8 52.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.1 11.1

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard  
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Standard  
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard  
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Leather Seats Standard Standard  
Heated Driver Seat Standard Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard
Seat Memory Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard  
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard  
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard  
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard  
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas/Electric L4
Displacement 3.5L/212 2.4L/145
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 280 @ 6200 182 @ 6700
Torque (Net @ RPM) 254 @ 5000 172 @ 4900
Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/manual shift
Turning diameter 38.4 37.4

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard  
Gasoline Fuel Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 31
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 15.8

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone MacPherson strut  
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link 4-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard  
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard