Chevrolet has launched the whole spectrum of cars in India and is aggressive in marketing its product and facilities. Its range starts from entry level Spark to the captivating Captiva!
Chevrolet Cars are a part of the Chevrolet Division of General Motors Company. It is also commonly referred as Chevy by the Car industry and common people. It was started by a race car driver along with some of his previous partners in 1911.
Chevrolet had a great influence on the American automobile market during the 1950s and 1960s. In 1953 it produced the Corvette, a two-seater sports car with a fiberglass body. In 1960 it introduced the Corvair, with a rear-mounted air-cooled engine. In 1963 one out of every ten cars sold in the United States was a Chevrolet.
Launched by GM’s India operations, Chevrolet is among the more recent auto brands in India. It is the 5th largest car maker in India after Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Tata and Mahindra. Chevrolet officially began business in India on June 6, 2003. The Chevy cars are built at a plant in Halol, Gujarat.
Chevrolet currently sells the Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet Spark, Chevrolet Optra, Chevrolet Aveo, Chevrolet Tavera, Chevrolet Captiva, Chevrolet SRV, Chevrolet Beat, Chevrolet Sail and Chevrolet Aveo U-VA. The Chevrolet Forester, a rebadged Subaru, was imported directly from Fuji Heavy Industries in Japan until 2005.