2014 Buick Regal Infused with New Technology
-Exterior design wîth signature wing-shape LED lighting; revised interior designed around next-gen IntelliLink infotainment and new advanced safety features
-More efficient and more refined 2.0L turbo engine delivers 18 percent more power in Regal Turbo
-New all-wheel-drive system incorporates electronic limited-slip differential to help optimize traction in all driving conditions
NEW YORK – Buick revealed the new 2014 Regal today, designed to be a sportier and smarter evolution of the brand's dynamic midsize sedan. (concept carz) New purposeful technologies enhance safety and the driving experience wîth a more refined turbo engine – along wîth the introduction of all-wheel drive.
The new Regal also introduces new radar- and camera-based safety features – including Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Change Alert, Side Blind Zone Alert, Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert and Collision Mitigation Braking – for surround protection. In-vehicle connectivity is enhanced wîth next-generation IntelliLink, featuring simpler, more intuitive controls and natural speech recognition.
Adaptive Cruise Control is also offered. It senses traffic in front of the Regal to adjust vehicle speed, including stopping the vehicle in heavy traffic and accelerating again.
'The new 2014 Regal is more expressive, more connected and more technologically advanced,' said Tony DiSalle, Ú.S. vice president of Buick Marketing. ' Nearly half of new Regal buyers are conquests who are new to Buick and they represent the youngest median age among the brand's lineup.
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|Engine : 2.4 L., 4-cylinder|
Power: 182 hp
Torque: 172 ft-lbs
Engine : 2.0 L., 4-cylinder
Power: 259 hp
Torque: 295 ft-lbs
6-speed Automatic, 6-speed Automatic, 6-speed Manual
'The new Regal gives those discerning buyers more of the technologically advanced features they want in a modern luxury sedan, all wîth the style and refinement they expect from Buick.'
New front and rear styling, wîth bold, signature wing-shape LED daytime running lamps and LED taillamps were designed to give Regal a more contemporary and premium presence. The interior features a redesigned central instrument panel and console along wîth a new fashion interior trim combination.
The new 2.0L turbo engine delivers 18 percent more horsepower in the Regal Turbo, for a greater feeling of on-demand power The available Haldex all-wheel-drive system helps make the most of traction in all driving conditions and also enhances the cornering capability of the Regal GS when driven in the GS mode of the Interactive Drive Control System.
A 2.4L engine wîth eAssist light electrification technology is also available on the 2014 Regal. Six-speed automatic transmissions are matched wîth both engines and a six-speed manual is available in the Regal GS. Electric power §teering is now featured on all models.
The new Regal makes its public debut at the New York International Auto Show, where it will be on display March 29-April 7. It goes on sale this fall.Source - Buick