|2001 Management Briefing Seminars index|
The automaker will extend the wheel base and raise the roof on its Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy and Oldsmobile Bravada in order to accommodate seven passengers. The vehicles are now designed to fit five passengers.
Cowger told attendees at the 2001 Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, Mich., Thursday that GM has waited to introduce the third row option because its vehicles weren't big enough to guarantee passenger comfort.
GM will unveil the bigger vehicles at a future auto show, Cowger said.