In comparing the Buick Regal's and the Volvo S60's specifications and ratings, the Buick Regal has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and interior volume. The Volvo S60 has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Buick Regal's and the Volvo S60's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Buick Regal vs. Volvo S60 Pricing
A used 2017 Buick Regal ranges from $12,043 to $22,997 while a used 2017 Volvo S60 is priced between $13,456 to $23,997.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Buick Regal’s base engine makes 182 horsepower, and the Volvo S60 base engine makes 240 horsepower. The Regal is rated to deliver an average of 23 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 540 miles. The S60 is rated to deliver an average of 29 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 641 miles. This gives the Volvo S60 the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Buick Regal. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Buick Regal has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front leg room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Volvo S60 has the advantage in the areas of front shoulder room, rear head room and rear shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Volvo S60 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.