GM exec hopes for Rendezvous with success

April 2001
Automotive News;4/16/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5925, p40
Trade Publication
Interviews General Motors Corp. executive Mark Reuss about the company's new Buick Rendezvous automobile and the consuming public's low acceptance of the Pontiac Aztek. Reasons behind the slow Aztek sales; Lessons learned from the Aztek launch; Engine power of the Rendezvous; Improvements in engineering and styling.


Related Articles

  • No Aztek.  // AutoWeek;10/22/2001, Vol. 51 Issue 44, p24 

    Features the Buick Rendezvous automobile. Interior design of the vehicle; Comparison with Pontiac's Aztek; Performance of the vehicle; Engine type.

  • Creating a Buick Among SUVs. Sherman, Don // Automotive Industries;Dec2000, Vol. 180 Issue 12, p48 

    Interviews Mark Reuss, assistant vehicle line executive of carmaker Buick. Basic idea behind the Rendezvous vehicle; Information on how Reuss advanced the Rendezvous beyond the minivans and the Aztek; Buick's marketing strategy.

  • Buick Rendezvous.  // Crain's Cleveland Business;10/29/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 44, p25 

    Features the 2002 Buick Rendezvous sport utility vehicle from General Motors Corp. in the United States. Passenger capacity of the vehicle; Technological sophistication of the utility vehicle; Telematics of the vehicle.

  • GM plans to double Rendezvous output. Kranz, Rick // Automotive News;1/29/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5913, p21 

    Reports on General Motors' plan to double the output of its 2002 Buick Rendezvous sport wagon. Estimated number of units to be received by Buick dealers; Market's unacceptance of the company's Pontiac Aztek automobile.

  • GM execs feel the pressure as Rendezvous launch nears. Truett, Richard // Automotive News;4/16/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5925, p3 

    Reports on General Motors Corp. executives' expectations from the automaker's new Buick Rendezvous. Touting of the car's stamped aluminum rear suspension, rear disc brakes and all-wheel drive; Eagerness of GM to overcome the embarrassing press and slow sales of the company's strange-looking...

  • No Plans for Rendezvous in China.  // Ward's Auto World;Mar2001, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p38 

    Reports that General Motors Corp. will not produce its Buick Rendezvous automobile in China. Reasons for the company's decision; Information on the company's market in China.

  • Buick pitches Rendezvous to SUV crowd. Robinson, Aaron // Automotive News;2/14/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5861, p59 

    Reports on General Motors Corp.'s 2002 Buick Rendezvous automobile model. Modelling of the car after the Pontiac Aztek; Interior and exterior finish; Engine; Wheelbase.

  • Buick dealers want cash to stock Rendevous. LaReau, Jamie // Automotive News;10/16/2006, Vol. 81 Issue 6225, p4 

    The article focuses on issues related to the decision of General Motors Corp. to discontinue the production of its Buick Rendezvous crossover in December 2006. Dealers of the Buick Rendezvous are concerned about the lack of sufficient numbers of the automobile's replacement, the Enclave...

  • Work. Wentz, Laurel // Advertising Age;8/4/2003, Vol. 74 Issue 31, p22 

    The article describes a Chinese language advertisement created by A Partnership for General Motors Corp.'s Buick Rendezvouz in the United States. The images in the print advertisements promote Buick's beauty, smooth ride, and sense of space. The creatives are Aok Yuen, Steve Lam and Sherry Chin.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics