Buick Envision. The Buick Rendezvous, introduced in the spring of 2001 as a 2002 model year vehicle, is a Midsize crossover SUV that was sold by Buick for the 2002–2007 model years. The Buick Rendezvous and its corporate cousin the Pontiac Aztek were GM's entry into the crossover SUV segment.
So, what is the difference between a Buick Rendezvous CX and CXL?
Rendezvous came with front-wheel drive with optional traction control, or GM's Versatrak all-wheel drive that lacked low-range gearing. Base CX and better-equipped CXL trim levels were offered. Both had antilock four-wheel disc brakes and front side airbags.
Subsequently, question is, how much is a Buick Rendezvous?
The Rendezvous CX has a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $25,795, while the CXL is $29,370 and, fully loaded, can easily top $35,000.
Is Buick Rendezvous a good car?
The average rating is a 3.8 out of 5 stars. The Buick Rendezvous Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5. It ranks 13th out of 32 for all car brands. Learn more about Buick Rendezvous Reliability Ratings.
Is the Buick Rendezvous 4 wheel drive?
As a four-door crossover with a front engine and optional all-wheel drive (Versatrak), the Rendezvous featured a four-speed automatic transmission with a V-6 engine. The SUV used the same platform as GM's short version minivan, Pontiac Montana and Chevrolet Venture.