With three models and four trim levels on offer, the 2020 Buick Regal lineup could be daunting at first glance. It’s easy enough to whittle it down once you’ve picked the body style you like, and from there we can only recommend higher trim levels that offer advanced active safety tech soon to be standard on nearly every new car.
We figure that the wide lineup and good infotainment gear is canceled out by a weak base trim level and the high-cost active safety tech, so we wind up at a 5 out of 10.
The Sportback comes in base, Preferred, Preferred II, Essence, and Avenir trim levels.
For around $27,000, the base Sportback includes typical mid-size car features such as cloth upholstery, manually adjustable front seats, a touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, and keyless ignition. You’re…