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Volt, Orlando, Cruze, Camaro – four see chevrolet’s future!

Not one, nor two nor even three major debuts is good enough for Chevrolet – the 2008 Paris Motor Show will see four brand new cars sharing the limelight as the company proves its commitment to growing its sales in Europe. The production version of the Volt, unveiled as part of GM’s centenary celebrations on September 16, is the latest all-new model to join the Paris show line-up, which also includes the all-new Cruze saloon, Orlando Show C

2011 Chevrolet Volt

General Motors launched its next 100 years today by unveiling the much-anticipated production version of the Chevrolet Volt - a vehicle that delivers up to 40 miles of gasoline- and emissions-free electric driving, with the extended-range capability of hundreds of additional miles. "Revealing the production version of the Chevy Volt is a great way to open our second century," said Rick Wagoner, GM Chairman and CEO. "The Volt is symbolic of GM's strong commitment to the future ... just the

Spectacular ZR1 heads upgraded 2009 Corvette line-up

The 2009 Corvette range continues to turn dreams into reality. The traditional Corvette V8-formula has expanded into a range of new Corvette models delivering yet more power, passion, precision and style. The 6.2-litre Corvette C6, the 7.0-litre Z06 and the stunning, supercharged Corvette ZR1 all combine extremely high

Orlando blooms in the spotlight!

An all-new show car will take centre stage at Paris alongside the new Cruze family saloon, as Chevrolet looks to further its incredible growth in Europe. The seven-seat Orlando show car is a clear indication of how the company plans to move into areas of the market where it can attract new customers. The compact Orlando combines the attributes of an SUV and an MPV, with a stylish yet bold appearance and a practical seven-seat interior. At the front, the car displays Chevrolet’s signature

Chevrolet Orlando show car signals entry into new segment for the brand

Paris Motor Show Preview: First images of the seven-seat multi-purpose family vehicle The Orlando show car, making its world premiere at the Paris Motor Show in October, is clear indication that Chevrolet considers to enter the seven-seat family multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) segment with a distinctive sport utility-like design, offering adaptable seating and impressive interior space. Based on the recently announced all-new Cruze compact sedan,

Chevrolet Corvette Flexes Its Muscles Again

For the second consecutive year, the stunning Chevrolet Corvette has brushed aside all challengers to be named Middle East Car magazine’s “2008 Muscle Car of the Year”.  Phillip Moore, Publishing Director of Middle East Car magazine explained: “The Corvette 2008 is saucy, powerful, and thrilling to drive. Everything about it is a treat, including, and we’ll come back to earth for a minute, the reasonable maintenance costs”. In its bid for the coveted award, the Corvette finished ahead of the Dodge

2009 Chevrolet Traverse Earns Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) Top Safety Rating

The all-new 2009 Traverse crossover, available at Chevrolet dealers this fall, starts at $34,655 MSRP. The Traverse is a stylish, well-equipped crossover that can still carry part of the hockey team and their gear, but with fuel consumption typical of smaller vehicles. “The Traverse is the right vehicle at the right time offering great styling, leading fuel economy, a comprehensive roster of standard and available equipment and the exception

Corvette ZR1 by the Numbers - General Motors of Canada

Chevrolet announces performance results and pricing for the new ultimate-performance Corvette The official 2009 Corvette ZR1 performance numbers are in and they're good. Very good: · 0-96 km/h in 3.4 seconds · 0-160 km/h in 7.0 seconds · Quarter-mile elapsed time of 11.3 seconds at 210 km/h · Unmatched perform

Chevy is Ready to Rock Richmond International Raceway

Chevrolet is getting ready to rock out on Sept. 6th at 5:45 p.m. prior to the start of the Chevy Rock & Roll 400! For the sixth-straight year Chevy will bring together the sounds of rock and roll and the intensity of NASCAR racing during the Chevy Rock & Roll 400. This year's event is featuring a pre-race conce

New Chevrolet Cruze – first pictures

They’re the first ever views of the Chevrolet Cruze! Here are the first pictures of Chevrolet’s all-new compact family car, which is set to make its debut at the Paris Motor Show in October. On sale next spring, the four-door model is an entirely global car, which will go on sale across all continents as one of Chevrolet’s core new models. Its compact dimensions feature bold styling cues, with an arching roofline, sloping rear-pillars that give it a lean profile and a neatly styled r

John Middlebrook to Pace Allstate 400 at the Brickyard in Corvette Z06

INDIANAPOLIS – In 1997, when John Middlebrook served as Chevrolet’s general manager, he said: “Corvette is now, and will continue to remain Chevrolet’s flagship. It is our technological and image showcase. Even more importantly, Corvette stands as the most singularly dramatic example of what we mean by ‘Genuine Chevrolet.’ Corvette is much more than just a car. It’s a love affair. Words alone fail to convey the passion it inspires.�

Don’t miss the Beat!

The Camaro Convertible might be hugging the limelight, but an equally important star of Chevrolet’s motorshow stand will be the baby Beat… First shown at the 2007 New York Auto Show, the Lime Green concept car was one of three ‘minicar’ styling studies that were subject to a vote, in which the public could choose their favourite via an online e-poll. Of the three, the Beat came out on top with over 50 per cent of the total votes cast, and a production car based on the concept has s