Buick
Regal
1998
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1998 Buick Regal Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1998 Buick Regal specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1998 Buick Regal warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$21,045
Invoice *
$19,256
Engine
3.8L V-6 195 HP 220.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
19.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
30.1 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
3.8L V-6 195 HP 220.0 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission
4-spd auto w/OD
Battery
with run down protection
Axle Ratio
2.93
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
17.5 gal.
Exhaust
stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Traction Control
driveline
Ride
touring
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
independent strut
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
15.0 " steel / 16.5 " chrome aluminum / 16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Tires
P215/70SR15.0BSW AS / P225/60TR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center w/storage
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way / 8-way (4-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way / 8-way (4-way power)
Rear Seats
bench
Rear Headrests
fixed
Rear Child Seats
1
Rear Armrests
center with pass-thru
Seat Trim
cloth / leather
Door Trim
vinyl
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather
Sunroof
power
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Auxiliary Visors
dual
Rearview Mirror
day-night / auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
rear
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front and rear
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
dual zone front manual
Air Filter
air filter
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan / clock
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls
CD
single / trunk/cargo area mounted compatible
Speakers
4 / 4 performance
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent
Antenna
fixed / window grid
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
keyfob
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Cell Phone
pre-wiring
Power Outlets
2
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Systems Monitor
systems monitor
Trip Computer
trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel
tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
1-Touch Open
driver
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Ignition Disable
immobilizer
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
16.7 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
196.2 "
Exterior Width
72.7 "
Exterior Height
56.6 "
Wheelbase
109 "
Front Tread
62 "
Rear Tread
61 "
Turning Radius
18.7 '
Curb Weight
3,447 lbs.
Max Trailer Weight
1,000 lbs.
Front Legroom
42.4 "
Rear Legroom
36.9 "
Front Headroom
39.3 "
Rear Headroom
37.4 "
Front Hiproom
54.7 "
Rear Hiproom
53.4 "
Front Shoulder Room
58.0 "
Rear Shoulder Room
57.1 "
Passenger Volume
102 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
16.7 cu.ft.
Bumpers
body-colored with chrome insert
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Bodyside Insert
chrome
Bodyside Cladding
body-colored
Grille Moldings
chrome
Paint
monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated
Trailering
class I
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
72/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000
Accessories Months/Miles
96/80,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1998 Buick Regal safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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