(4.3) 10 reviews
MSRP: $1,473$6,941
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 23-25
Engine: 240-hp, 3.8-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2004 Buick Regal

Our Take on the 2004 Buick Regal

Our Take

Like the company’s related Century sedan, Buick’s midsize, front-drive Regal is awaiting a redesign. Details on changes for the 2004 model year have not yet been released. In contrast to the conservative Century, which features a front bench seat, the Regal is sportier in appearance a... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Handling in the LS
  • Outmoded design
  • Resale value
  • Overall quality

Notable Features

  • Supercharged V-6 in GS sedan
  • Gran Touring suspension in the GS
  • Joseph Abboud edition available
  • Five-passenger seating


Consumer Reviews


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2004 Buick Regal

by jimbobob007 from Greenville, SC on December 17, 2012

This year/model car is a pretty good value. It's actually a pretty reliable car on one hand but not real popular so it is quite reasonably priced. The transmission seems to have a design flaw so you s... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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