Yep."GM tries too hard to be a mainstream car company," said Peterson, "and they sell to the lowest common denominator buyer."
Cool, this could be good news. Let's hope he designs the "sport vans" for people like us, not for the rental fleet market.He is taking over GM's top design job as the automaker prepares to unleash a deluge of 28 new or freshened vehicles in 2004. They include the Chevrolet Cobalt compact sedan and coupe; the Pontiac G6 midsize sedan; Buick Lacrosse, Saturn Relay, Buick Terraza and Chevy Uplander crossover sport vans, and the Saturn Red Line high performance series.