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Buick Regal Production Listings

Model Year (19XX): 86 >> 85 >> 84 >> 83 >> 82 >> 81 >> 80 >> 79 >> 78


1987
GNX
547 Produced
276 HP @ 4400 RPM (actual HP rating was closer to 300)
360 ft-lbs of torque at 3000 RPM
- GNX #033, owned by the President of ASC is the only GNX fitted with a ASC-installed astroroof
Grand National (WE2)
20,193 Produced
245 HP @ 4400 RPM
355 ft-lbs of torque at 2000 RPM
Turbo T (WE4)
1,547 Produced
245 HP @ 4400 RPM
355 ft-lbs of torque at 2000 RPM
Regal Limited w/ Turbo
1,035 Produced
245 HP @ 4400 RPM
355 ft-lbs of torque at 2000 RPM
Base Regal w/ Turbo
4,268 Produced
245 HP @ 4400 RPM
355 ft-lbs of torque at 2000 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 27,590


1986
Grand National
5,512 Produced
235 HP @ 4000 RPM
330 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
T-Type
1,921 Produced
235 HP @ 4000 RPM
330 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
- 127 Equipped with gray leather, 55 equipped with tan leather, 1 Equipped with Lear Siegler seats.
WH1
463 Produced
235 HP @ 4000 RPM
330 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
LeSabre Grand National
112 Produced
140 HP @ 3600 RPM (Non-turbo 3.8L FWD)
240 ft-lbs of torque at 1600 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 7,896


1985
Grand National
2,102 Produced
200 HP @ 4400 RPM
300 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
T-Type
1,575 Produced
200 HP @ 4400 RPM
300 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
WH1
525 Produced
200 HP @ 4400 RPM
300 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 4,204


1984
Grand National
2,000 Produced
200 HP @ 4400 RPM
300 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
T-Type
2,238 Produced
200 HP @ 4400 RPM
300 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
WH1
1,163 Produced
200 HP @ 4400 RPM
300 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 5,204


1983
T-Type
3,732 Produced
190 HP @ 1600 RPM
280 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 3,732


1982
Grand National
215 Produced (Just 16 of which were believed to be turbocharged. i.e. Same engine as Sport Coupe.)
125 HP @ 4000 RPM
205 ft-lbs of torque at 2000 RPM
Sport Coupe
2,022 Produced
175 HP @ 4000 RPM
275 ft-lbs of torque at 2600 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 2,022


1981
Sport Coupe
2,891 Produced
170 HP @ 4000 RPM
265 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 2,891


1980
Sport Coupe
6,276 Produced
175 HP @ 4000 RPM
265 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 6,276


1979
Sport Coupe
21,389 Produced
170 HP @ 4000 RPM
245 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 21,389


1978
Sport Coupe (2BBL)
2,697 Produced
150 HP @ 3800 RPM
245 ft-lbs of torque at 2400 RPM
Sport Coupe (4BBL)
27,811 Produced
165 HP @ 4000 RPM
265 ft-lbs of torque at 2800 RPM
Total Turbo Cars = 30,507


87 >> 86 >> 85 >> 84 >> 83 >> 82 >> 81 >> 80 >> 79


TOTALS

  • Total Regal Grand Nationals produced from 1982 to 1987 was 30,022.
  • Total Turbo Ts produced: 1,547 in 1987 only.
  • Total Regal T Types produced was 22,806.
  • Total Turbocharged Regal Sport Coupes produced from 1978 to 1979 was 59,896.

RAREST
  • Rarest Grand National: The 1982 with only 215 produced.
  • Rarest Turbocharged Grand National: The 1984 with 2000 produced.
  • Rarest Turbocharged Regal (non GNX): The 1987 Regal Limited with only 1,035 produced.
  • Second Rarest Turbocharged Regal: The 1987 Turbo-T with only 1,547 produced.
  • Thrid Rarest Turbocharged Regal: Regal with LC2 engine option with 3,233 produced.
  • Rarest Regal Sport Coupe: The 1982 with only 2,022 produced.

QUICKEST
  • Quickest stock Turbocharged Regal: The 1987 GNX.
  • Quickest stock Turbocharged non-GNX Regal: The 1987 LC2 optioned Regal (could be ordered in any standard Regal color, weight savings afforded by reducing options (power accessories, spoiler, t-tops, etc...)
  • Quickest Grand National: The 1987 Model.

Buick Regals Imported into Canada
 Year   Total Regals   Option WE2 (Grand National)
 ----     -----            ---
 1984     3,955            100
 1985     3,670            143
 1986     4,138            441
 1987     3,578          1,695
 1987     2,664 Regals excluding Limiteds ** 
 1987       280 Y56 'T' package ***
°° Using the 3,578 figure, it can be concluded that 914 were Limiteds

°°° GM Canada indicates that this figure is for models 4GJ47 only, therefore not including Regal Limiteds.

- Please note that all figures shown, except for WE2 obviously, include turbo and non-turbo cars.

Bibliography:
  • Dove, Steven L. "Guide to Buick Grand National, T-Type & GNX The Facts & Figures Book". American Muscle Cars Publications. 1989. ISBN: 0-9621059-4-5
  • Kirban, Dennis. "Kirban's Guide to 1986-1987 Buick Turbo Regals". Kirban Performance Products. 1997. ISBN: 0-9658447-0-6

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