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Chevrolet Cruze Station Wagon

The Chevrolet Cruze Station Wagon is the third body style for the firm’s compact family car. It joins the saloon and hatchback, and will make its debut at the Geneva Motor Show. At 4,678mm, the estate is 81mm longer than the saloon and 168mm longer than the hatch, and it offers a maximum of 1,500 […]


Chevrolet to revamp UK network

Chevrolet is revamping its network following the termination of all 92 UK sites. The brand also hopes to recruit former Saab dealers. The brand expects to achieve record sales of over 18,600 this year on the back of new products, including the all-new Aveo, and better supply of existing models. Chevrolet also plans to expand […]


New Chevrolet Facebook app makes dreams happen

With everything from parties to Christmas shopping, December is a great time to catch up with friends and family you’ve been meaning to see for ages. If you’ve been busy all year and need a little nudge in the right direction, Chevrolet wants you to stop dreaming about it and ‘Make It Happen’!  The fun […]


Chevrolet Not Using Volt Technology on Spark Electric Battery

With investigations into the safety of the Chevrolet Volt’s battery pack on-going, Automotive News reports that GM is going to go with a whole new battery technology in the upcoming 2013 Chevrolet Spark Electric that is safer, more stable, and will have a longer life than the Volt’s lithium ion battery pack. Currently most electric […]


Chevrolet Volt fire risk fix could cost GM over $10 million

General Motors is hard at work, cooperating with the US government to come up with a fix for the battery related fire risk related to violent impacts and reports suggest that the General is close to proposing a solution – with a fix that could cost General Motors as much as $1,000 per vehicle. Even […]


CHEVROLET LAUNCHES NEW ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

Chevrolet is set to launch a major national TV, print and digital campaign this summer to celebrate its centennial anniversary and to support the introduction of five new cars. Wayne Brannon, President of Chevrolet Europe, comments: “Chevrolet’s DNA is all about the spirit of optimism and opportunity, the passion for expressive design and the value […]


Chevrolet Volt UK Pricing Announced

Unlike most electric cars, the only time a Chevrolet Volt really needs a charge attached to it is when you buy it in the first place! And when it goes on sale in the UK next year, the Volt will cost from £28,545 after the government backed £5,000 electric vehicle grant, making it less expensive than […]


Chevrolet sales spring forward yet again!

Chevrolet bucks the national trend, posting strong year-on-year sales increases Registrations up almost 22 per cent against May 2008 Significant market share growth Spring was definitely in the air at Chevrolet retailers throughout May, as customers’ increasing demands for great value for money without compromise led to yet another impressive increase in sales.  ‘This is […]


FIRST CAR PARK CAMPSITE IN LONDON

To encourage the nation’s pursuit for value for money culture, Chevrolet Captiva pitched up London’s first ‘Car Park Campsite’. The open-air site, nine floors up offered breathtaking views of the whole city. Hundreds of tourists from across the UK applied for a pitch at the cost-effective urban campsite. Selected campers paid just a penny a […]


BIGGER CARS EQUAL BIGGER SAVINGS WITH SCRAP PROGRAMMES AT CHEVROLET

Chevrolet has long given you more car for your money, but now it’s offering you more money for your car as well. Customers ordering a new family-sized Chevrolet from participating retailers before the end of June are set to benefit from even bigger discounts on top of the £2,000 cash-for-scrap funding announced by the UK […]


CHEVROLET SALES AHEAD IN APRIL…

Chevrolet sales increase by almost 18 per cent in April Cost-conscious motorists opt for value for money Chevrolet welcomes government scrap initiative At a time when the whole of the country is watching its pennies, consumers are more aware of how much they’re spending than ever before. And when it comes to new cars, it […]


BOOK A CRUZE IN ADVANCE – AND SAVE A PACKET!

– Special offer for new Chevrolet’s first retail customers – Free servicing for three years – Three years’ free road tax If you’re planning a holiday this year, you’ll get the best deal if you book in advance. So it’s hardly surprising that the same applies if you’re buying a Cruze… For a very limited […]


Cruze-flash! New model to hatch at Geneva…

With both the British and World Touring Car Championship titles in its armoury, the Cruze is already a winner – and at the Geneva Motor Show, Chevrolet will pull the wraps off the variant that will bring it even greater success in the sales charts. The newcomer will draw styling influences from the Cruze Hatchback […]


Chevrolet to serve up a feast at Paris Motor Show

Four world debuts, ground breaking electric technology and a proud display of its racing credentials will make up the mouth-watering Chevrolet presence at the forthcoming Mondial de L’Automobile in Paris on September 30. At Paris, Chevrolet has news to tell in just about every segment and corner of the market with world debuts of the […]


New Chevrolet Captiva SUV features sporty design and all-new engine line-up

The new Captiva SUV will be seen for the first time at the Paris Motor Show, featuring a new front end design, a range of enhancements to the interior and new engines and transmissions. Captiva will be one of four Chevrolet world premieres. The Captiva combines confident and dynamic new styling with an available active-on-demand […]


BEST EVER YEAR FOR CHEVROLET

Chevrolet celebrates best sales year yet in UK Total sales of 18,372 Best ever market share There aren’t many car manufacturers who can claim to have seen their sales increase during times of economic turbulence. But for Chevrolet UK, 2008 was a record year, with an annual sales total of 18,372 cars.  What’s more, the […]


New Captiva SUV features sporty design and all-new engine line-up

Fresh, sporty exterior look with bold Chevrolet face Enhanced interior with up-market look and feel Adaptable interior with five or seven seats and excellent storage space New, powerful and efficient engine line-up New manual and automatic six-speed transmissions Front- or all-wheel drive One of four Chevrolet world debuts at Paris Motor show The new Captiva […]


New hatchback is next chapter in Cruze success story

Hatchback show car to be unveiled at Paris Motor Show New model will build on Cruze sedan’s global appeal Cruze hatchback cements Chevrolet’s mainstream credentials in Europe One of four Chevrolet premieres in Paris The story of the Chevrolet Cruze goes from strength to strength with the latest chapter heralding the launch of a new […]


New Chevrolet Aveo to bring ‘hot-hatch’ style to small car segment

Full production Aveo world debuts at Paris Motor Show Dynamic design stays true to show car concept New Aveo to be launched in Autumn 2011 Comprehensive engine line-up includes 1.3 litre diesel engine and 6-speed transmissions Aveo is one of four Chevrolet world premieres at the Paris Motor Show There is no shortage of world […]


Chevrolet’s new Orlando family MPV set to star in Paris

Function with attitude: striking crossover look combined with 7-seater versatility Chevrolet brings great value entry to compact MPV segment World premiere at Paris Motor Show, start of sale in early 2011 One of four Chevrolet world premieres to be presented in Paris Chevrolet’s first entrant into the European MPV segment, the Orlando, will be one […]