• (4.1) 7 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,288$10,164
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-18
  • Engine: 275-hp, 4.2-liter I-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2005 Buick Rainier

Our Take on the 2005 Buick Rainier

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Five-passenger capacity
  • Fuel economy
  • Step-up height
  • Instruments

Notable Features

  • Available 300-hp V-8
  • Rear air suspension
  • RWD or AWD
  • Available DVD player and navigation system


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 7 reviews

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More bang for the buck

by 1st time Buick owner from Hartford, CT on March 30, 2008

Lots of high end features. Higher ride like a SUV but rides comfortable like a car. Might not have purchased new because of the original sticker, but it makes for a really great ride now. We bought as... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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