by Cheryl Johnson

The 2004 Buick Rendezvous has many improvements over the 2002 edition. The 2004 Buick Rendezvous has a good number of features and options that are available, and even if you were to choose most of the options, you would still be able to purchase the vehicle for less than $45,000.

When the 2004 Buick Rendezvous is compared to other similar vehicles in its class, there is no competition. The Rendezvous is miles above the rest in both luxury and handling. Seating 7 adults comfortably, the Rendezvous boasts plenty of head room. Its solid construction eliminates most of the road noise, giving you a quiet ride. Driving is comparable to a car, but with the added feature of visibility. The chairs can even be adjusted vertically, and along with proper angling of the large mirrors, most of the blind spots can be eliminated.

The design is a combination of both style and functionality. The extra wide doors open completely, allowing you easy access to the back seats in the event you need to place a large object there and makes getting into the vehicle easy for anyone. Outside, the design is so appealing it makes owners proud to show other people. The beauty in this vehicle is apparent everywhere you look.

Every inch has been made functional by the designers. There are storage compartments all over the 2004 Rendezvous. The extra large front centre console is lockable. The cargo space is quite surprising, especially if the back seats are not in use.

Not only does the 2004 Buick Rendezvous make you feel like you are driving a car, it gives you the feeling of security of an SUV in rain and snow. Its height gives you a clear view of the road. Although the size is an advantage, in reality, it is so easy to park this vehicle. Also a surprise for a vehicle of this size is the fuel efficiency. You can feel confident that you are getting excellent gas mileage.

The rest aside, the 2004 Buick Rendezvous has a plethora of options. You can get a rear seat DVD system for the kids. The sound system is amazing and comes equipped with Satellite Radio. You can opt to have On Star. The functionality of the dashboard and gauges are excellent, and you can be sure to keep your eyes on the road by adding Heads Up Display, where the information you need is projected onto the windshield right in front of you.

Even six years later, the resale value of this wonderful machine can be around $18,000. This vehicle is not only an intelligent purchase, but a wise investment as well. The options make this a true contender with luxury vehicles; many priced thousands above the reasonable cost of the Buick Rendezvous. A true contender in the world of the luxury SUV, the 2004 Buick Rendezvous is the perfect balance of safety and beauty.

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