Chevrolet referred as Chevy is a brand of vehicle produced by General Motors. It was founded by Louis Chevrolet and ousted General Motors founder William C. Durant in 1911. It was acquired by General Motors in 1918. In 2005, Chevrolet re-launched in Europe to selling vehicles manufactured by GM Korea. Chevrolet Cars in India are most popular cars in all aspects either for Call Center Cab and for family members.
In North America, Chevrolet Motors produces and sells a wide range of vehicles. On November 1911, Swiss race car driver and automotive engineer Louis Chevrolet co-founded the Chevrolet Motor Company in Detroit with William C. Durant and investment partners William Little and Dr, Edwin R. Campbell and in 1912 R.S. McLaughlin GEO of General Motors in Canada. In 1914, Chevrolet has used the “bowtie emblem” logo.
Chevrolet continued competing with Ford, and after Chrysler Corporation formed Plymouth in 1928, Plymouth, Ford, and Chevrolet were known as the “Low-priced-three”. In 1933, Chevrolet launched the Standard Six as the cheapest 6-cylinder car on sale in U.S.
In 1953, Chevrolet produced a 3-seater sports car Corvette with a fiberglass body. In 1957, Chevrolet introduced its first fuel-injected engine, the Roadster Ramjet on Corvette and passenger cars. In 1960, it introduced another Corvair, with a rear-mounted air-cooled engine.
Chevrolet V8s are built in displacement from 4.3 to 9.4-l with outputs ranging from 111hp to 994 hp.
In 2005, General Motors re-launched the Chevrolet brand in Europe. Now GM is developing more fuel-efficient cars and trucks to compete with foreign automakers. In 2010, GM began production of plug-in electric Chevrolet Volt, which was announced as the 2012 North American Car of the Year, European Car of the Year, and World Green Car of the Year.