TITLE

Vue counts on choice of engines, transmissions

AUTHOR(S)
Kranz, Rick
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/12/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5957, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the plan of Saturn to offer more choices and versatility on its Vue sport wagon in Spring Hill, Tennessee. Features of the car; Offer of two engines and three transmissions; Initiation of advertising campaign to promote the model.
ACCESSION #
5586647

 

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