2000 Buick Rendezvous US

Buick Rendezvous is a car that has a 5 door off-road vehicle type body with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. Its 6 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 3.4 litres. This unit provides power and torque figures of 185 bhp (188 PS/138 kW) at 5200 rpm and 285 Nm (210 lbft/29.1 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission. Quoted kerb weight is 1829 kg.

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2000 Buick Rendezvous US information summary

What body style?
5 door off-road vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
4738 mm
How heavy?
1829 kg
What size engine?
3.4 litre, 3350 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
188 PS / 185 bhp / 138 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
285 Nm / 210 ft.lb / 29.1 kgm @ 4000 rpm

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2000 Buick Rendezvous data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater off-road vehicle
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2851 mm 112.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1593 mm 62.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1621 mm 63.8 inches
Length 4738 mm 186.5 inches
Width 1871 mm 73.7 inches
Height 1750 mm 68.9 inches
Ground clearance 177 mm 7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1829 kg 4032 lb
Weight distribution 56 % front
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code LA1
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3.4 litre
3350 cc
(204.43 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 92 × 84 mm
3.62 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
188 PS (185 bhp) (138 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
55.2 bhp/litre
0.9 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
285 Nm (210 ft·lb) (29.1 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
85.07 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system SEFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1069.1 kPa (155.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 558.33 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 102.55 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
75.43 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
101.15 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.26 kg/kW
22.15 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout unknown
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 11.40 m
Front suspension I.Struts.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.SLA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P215/70 R 16
Tyres rear P215/70 R 16
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter 275 mm
Rear brake diameter 300 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.71
Final drive ratio 3.29
general
Carfolio.com ID90178
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 31.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Buick Rendezvous added 2002-01-14.
Last modified 2013-02-28.