What was tested?
2011 Buick Regal CXL Turbo ($28,745). Options: T07 option package including sunroof, interactive suspension and navigation system
($5,690). Price as tested (including $750 delivery fee): $35,185.
Why buy it?
It's a good value, offering the stylish looks and upscale cabin of a luxury car with an affordable base price, starting around $26,000.
Why avoid it?
It's smaller than most of its luxury-brand competition, and the front-wheel-drive handling isn't as sporty as it could be.