Essays Tagged: "Buick"

THe Evolution of the PC and Microsoft

ard-work, and most importantly, thievery to turn the personal computer from a machine the size of a Buick, used only by zit-faced "nerds," to the very machine I am typing this report on.Xerox started ...

(3 pages) 189 0 3.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

How does GM beat Ford in China.

nominated a new president for their China branch in 1995, hoping to manufacture their famous sedan--Buick in Shanghai, one of the most prosper cities in China. Both GM and Ford started marathon talk w ... ted total 1.5 billion dollars for their joint venture--Shanghai GM. After a year, their first sedan Buick was put into market, then the business car BUICK GL8. They are indeed business success, with a ...

(2 pages) 170 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Unique Cars.

t comfort or style. In this essay I'm going to compare and contrast two very different cars, a 1992 Buick Century Custom and a 2003 Toyota Celica GT-S.My 1992 Buick Century Custom was an incredibly ug ... f the car. Even with this power I still managed to have decent gas mileage. Another downside to the Buick is the lack of technology present in the vehicle. It lacked a CD player and a tape deck player ...

(3 pages) 48 0 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

America's Automotive Industry.

ompany, a precision manufacturer of automotive components, organized in Detroit by Henry M. Leland, Buick Motor Company, founded by David Dunbar Buick.Later in 1909 the Oakland motor company is also a ... logy. As a result, he learns to drive. In 1912 Walter P. Chrysler becomes production manager of the Buick Motor Company in Flint, Michigan, a subsidiary of the General Motors Company.His starting annu ...

(5 pages) 255 2 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Why i take life seriously

tarted out basically as a vacation. I began traveling the United States in the back seat of my moms Buick at the age of four. From surfing the bright windy beaches of southern California, to panning f ...

(5 pages) 63 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Elderly driving

It's happened to all of us. You're cruising down the street when all of the sudden a gigantic Buick, piloted by a little gray haired head barely peaking over the steering wheel, pulls out in fro ...

(3 pages) 62 2 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Love In LA

. In the beginning of the passage, the narrator speaks of things Jake would like to do with the '58 Buick and ends it with his life. "The car would have crushed velvet interior with electric co ... et himself..." Jake could not even afford a tag, license, registration, or insurance for his Buick, let-alone install these extra accessories. At another instance he shows a sign of dreaming is ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

A Short Drive After School. - Apparently there is a few gramaticall errors in this. At least according to her notes

and see what happens." Consequently we walked outside to the parking lot and got inside of my 1989 Buick Century. Then we progressed down the road with no real purpose until we realized today was the ... eed was seventy or eighty miles per hour. Although most cars don't usually get air born, especially Buicks, this one did. When we hit finally became grounded again the car slammed into the road causin ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.3 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is a speech about my hobby which is driving.

me. I like to speed. I like to go on the New York thruway and push that poor peddle of my grandpas Buick past its limits. I may never have driven faster than 100 miles an hour, but I think I'll save ...

(4 pages) 33 0 2.6 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Two boys and a girl by Tobias Wolff

ing a car depended on Rafe to do: "...the driving; his grandfather had given him his immaculate old Buick convertible as a reward for getting into Yale" (102). Rafe has a great car, a great girlfriend ...

(4 pages) 27 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Comparison of Mitty in real life and in his dreams: "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" by James Thurber.

r Mitty's wife or the parking-lot attendant hollering at Mitty " Back it up, Mac! Look out for that Buick!"(5). And he continues hollering, "Exit only. Leave her sit there" as Mitty nervously starts " ...

(3 pages) 36 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty(Mrs. Mitty's point of view)

It was a cold rainy day. Mrs. Mitty sat in the passenger seat of her old red 1982 Buick. She worried about her husband who sat next to her driving the car. She couldn't help but wond ...

(3 pages) 30 0 4.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Chinese Automotive Industry

ket, there are many producers and no collusion in this industry.The major product of shanghai GM is BUICK sedan. Sedan belongs to luxurious goods in China, thus in shanghai GM, quality control is main ... (over 0.7 billion dollar). It is shown in figure 1. Earlier, the main production of Shanghai GM is BUICK, so I only explain the BUICK.Price (billion dollar)TCVC1.50.8 FC0.7Quantity of outputFigure 1 ...

(11 pages) 167 0 3.8 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A marketing plan -Shanghai GM

eneral Motors Co. Ltd (Shanghai GM)., to work out a strategic marketing plan for the Launch of 2004 Buick Regal (Model and specification of Buick Regal are shown in Appendix A) I aimed to provide righ ... es, engines and transmissions. It builds and sells a comprehensive range of products, including the Buick Regal midsize sedan, Buick Excelled lower-medium sedan, and Buick Sail small car and Buick GL ...

(15 pages) 308 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


hen I saw the light turn green out of the corner of my eye. I let my foot off the clutch, and hit a Buick in front of me. The girl next to me made sure that I was all right, and then she went on her w ...

(3 pages) 649 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


ing is important. Fishing is the major industry.Many inventions have come from Scotland such as the Buick, name of a brand of a car that is in U.S.A., there are over 25 million cars. Fax machines came ...

(1 pages) 9 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

One For The Money

and he took her virginity behind the bakery counter. After that she ran him over with her dad's big Buick. Then there is Ranger a fellow bounty hunter and Stephanie's mentor. Ranger is a well-built Cu ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Reaching Up for Manhood

ht before his very eyes. The boys were laughing and running when they suddenly heard an old beat up Buick come screeching down the street. There were four adolescent boys with their bodies half way ou ...

(11 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Ralph the Duck

en he has to jump start the professor's car, the narrator thinks to himself, "But he couldn't get a Buick going on an ice-cold night, and he didn't know enough to look for cells going bad" (4). After ...

(7 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


his father had no real relationship. But when his father passed away, Charlie was left with an old Buick and his father's prize winning rose bushes. But, his father's three million dollar estate was ... it the institution, he found Raymond who claimed to have the same father as him, and had driven the Buick before. Raymond's psychiatrist confirmed that the two were brothers. After Charlie being throw ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Nov/2012

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis