The Best Cars Under $35,000
If you are in the market for a new car, there are plenty of options available today. The price bracket doesn’t matter, because you have multiple offerings right from $20,000 to one million dollars, and even beyond that. The only difference is that the options are a lot more when you’re in the mass market segment, especially under $35,000. There’s no denying that the higher the choices, the more it can confuse a person. So, to help sort things for you to a certain extent, we’ve come up with a list of the 10 best cars under $35,000 that you can buy in 2022, and it includes vehicles ranging from crossovers to sedans to SUVs, and even cars from premium marques.
The Wildcat EV Concept is Definitely Not Your Grandma’s Buick
With the Avista concept from 2016, we got to know what the then-future of Buick cars would look like. And current Buicks do loosely resemble various design aspects of the concept. Fast-forward to 2022, and we have yet another concept from the GM-owned luxury brand. It is called the Wildcat, and this time it is an EV. This concept will shape the brand’s future models, which will likely be SUVs. Buick also emphasizes the new tri-shield logo, which is now more prominent than ever.
15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With
The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla is the latest and most anticipated hot hatchback to come out. We know it has a 300-horsepower version of the 1.6-liter turbocharged inline-three from the GR Yaris and shares the same GR-Four all-wheel-drive system. While we don’t have official performance figures, we know that the smaller, less powerful GR Yaris can reach from 0 to 60 mph (97 km/h) in as little as 4.6 seconds. This means that Toyota’s new hot-hatch will be able to keep up with the following iconic performance cars, we enthusiasts lust after.
Understated Sleeper Buick GS 455 Stage 1 Takes On The Mighty Trans Am 455 H.O.
For today’s drag-race special, we have this closely fought battle between two cars from the early 70s. Both these models were at the top of their game back in the day and you’ll see why, in this stock head-to-head, that was staged during the annual PSMCDR at the Mid-Michigan Motorplex in Stanton.
Is The ’69 Mercury Cobra Jet Good Enough To Fend Off The Mighty Buick GSX?
You asked for it here, and here it is; the Buick GSX, an example from 1970 taking on a ’69 Mercury Cobra Jet for a round of pure stock drag racing in a video by Cars And Zebras. You can take a look at the rules for the pure stock muscle car drag race series on the PSMCDR website. Let’s dig into the numbers, shall we?
2022 Buick Enclave
Judging a book by its cover is something we shouldn’t do, and it applies to us in daily life, including when we choose cars. This flagship seven-seater SUV is so much more than you thought it to be. The 2022 Enclave is not all-new, but has received a major facelift, which makes it look even more attractive on the outside. Although it uses the same drivetrain, which is the 3.6-liter naturally aspirated V-6, it never fails to offer punchy and refined drive quality. The interior is not as flashy as the X5 or the Q8, but the price tag of $42,800 makes the Enclave a better value proposition. If you are curious about its competitors, there is the Acura MDX, Mazda CX-9, and even the Volvo XC90. So, should you consider the 2022 facelifted Enclave, or other SUVs in the segment? We are here to let you know the full picture.
An Old-School Drag Race Between a 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS 454 And a Buick GS 455 Stage 1 Is As Epic As It Gets
We all love muscle cars, especially when they are racing each other on the drag strip. YouTube channel Cars And Zebras, obviously, shares our love for the V-8 beasts of old, which is why we managed to get this epic video of a 1970 Chevy Chevelle SS 454 racing a 1970 Buick GS 455 Stage 1. Towards the end of the Muscle car era, these two were among the fastest muscle cars you could buy.
This Kenny Youngblood-Designed 1972 Buick Riviera "Boat Tail" Project Performance Cruiser Is Begging To Be Driven
There is a surprising number of project cars for sale, nowadays, and while we are not sure whether to chalk it up to the rise in popularity of electric powertrains or not, the fact is, you can currently get a crazy, partially restored project car, for not a lot of money. Such is the case with this unfinished, 1972 Buick Riviera, listed on Classic cars, which only needs an interior, and has an asking price of $15,000.
2022 Buick Envision
One of the newest offerings by Buick in the compact SUV segment, the Envision, carries on with little to no updates for the 2022 model after the refresh for the 2021 model year. This second-gen Envision is a rather impressive SUV with decent features on offer and supple ride quality. But, is it enough for its asking price of $31,800?
2022 Buick Encore
The Buick Encore returns for the 2022 model year with just one necessary change - that is the 1.4-liter engine tuned to put out a little more power. There are some other minor changes, including a further shortening of the trim list. But, is it enough for you to just go with it right away?
Your Chance To Own Last Buick Grand National Made In 1987
This 1,100 Horsepower, Supercharged Buick Regal Has Sequential Gears And A Mean Attitude
Cars from the 1980s are slowly rising in popularity, as cars like the Lancia Delta Integrale and Porsche 928 have become particularly sought-after collector cars. When it comes to American cars from that era, there really isn’t a whole lot of excitement, because of the oil crisis and severe restrictions, choking performance out of cars. That said, the YouTube channel AutoTopiaLA is giving us the tour of a 1986 Buick Regal resto-mod that has almost nothing in common with the original car.
Here’s a List Of Nine Non-Exotic Rare Cars That Hide In Plain Sight
When you talk about rare cars, you probably think of high-end Bugattis, Ferraris, Porsches, etc. No one would think of a regular production car to be a rare one, unless it is a vintage. But, surprisingly, many cars are actually quite rare and get lost in the crowd without getting noticed. Unless you have a keen eye or you’re a diehard petrol head, you too may not have noticed them. Doug DeMuro lists nine such rare cars that you might have walked or driven by without giving it a second look.
What is the Least Expensive Buick?
The cheapest model in Buick’s lineup is the Buick Encore. This subcompact SUV starts out at around $23,000 but can approach the $30,000 mark when fully equipped. In terms of cars, the cheapest model is the fairly sporty Regal Sportback. It starts out around $25,000 but fully equipped models can approach the $35,000 - $40,000 range.
What is the Sportiest Buick?
Buick is considered a more luxurious line of Chevy, and the only sporty model in the brand’s entire lineup is the Buick Regal GS. It is powered by a 3.6-liter V-6 that’s good for 310 horsepower and 282 pound-feet of torque. It offers some 60 horsepower more than the standard regal and should get you to 60 mph in around six seconds with its top speed sitting around the 150-mph mark. The Buick Regal GS starts out at $39,000 and can go beyond the $40,000 mark when fully equipped.
What is the Most Popular Buick?
Despite Buick’s history with amazing cars, its most popular models are the Encore and Enclave crossovers. The three-row Enclave gets a lot of attention because of its sheer size and utility, but the much smaller Encore crossover is Buicks bestseller with sales increasing steadily since 2013 in the U.S. 2018 was the best year for the Encore yet, with Buick moving a total of 93,073 examples throughout the year. Through June of 2019, the brand has already sold 48,897 examples, so it’s quite possible the Encore will be Buick’s best seller yet again.
What is the Fastest Buick?
The fastest Buick is the Regal GS, which can hit 60 mph in around six seconds and a top speed of 150-ish mph. Of course, Buick is a luxury brand that sits below Cadillac, so none of its models are actually intended to be all that fast – it’s more about comfort than anything.
Are Buicks Reliable?
While everyone seems to think that Japanese and Korean models are generally more dependable, the truth is that Buick actually ranks in the 5 of dependable automotive brands. J.D Power’s 2019 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study places Buick in the No. 5 spot with a total of 118 problems reported per 100 vehicles made (PP100). This places it below Chevy with 115 PP100, Toyota with 108 PP100, Porsche with 108 PP100, and the No. 1 brand, Lexus, with 106 PP100 reported. Oddly, sister brand Cadillac is ranked No. 24 with a score of 166 PP100, so you’re better off buying a Buick than you are a Cadillac.