First retail production 2015 Corvette Z06 supercar donated by Chevrolet commanded an auction price of $1 million at the Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Palm Beach, Fla. on April 12th. The auction helped raise more than $2.5 million for the upcoming Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute 32nd Annual Dinner to be held on April 26th in Detroit.
An all new and revised 2015 Chevrolet Cruze with exterior, and interior changes coupled with better connectivity will debut at the New York International Auto Show. In the connectivity front, new Text Message Alerts, Apple Siri integration and OnStar 4G LTE with available Wi-Fi hotspot features are included.
General Motors’ SUV concept, Adra was on display at the Auto Expo 2014 where it was seen as a prospective competitor to present lineup of SUVs in the country such as Ford Eco Sport, Nissan Terrano, Renault Duster and upcoming Fiat Avventura, Tata Nexon, and Mahindra S101. However, the company has announced that production plans are put on hold and only promise launch by 2017.
Gearing up for sale in China and slated to go on show at the upcoming Beijing Auto Show later this month is the Chevrolet Sail facelift sedan. Interiors and exteriors will receive a makeover giving it a more premium appeal.
Chevrolet announces its sponsorship of Manchester United’s first?ever match in Michigan. Scheduled for 2nd August, Manchester United vs. Real Madrid will be played out at University of Michigan’s “Big House”, Ann Arbor. As Chevrolet kicks off its 7-year shirt sponsorship with Manchester United on July 1, Man Utd players will wear Chevrolet-branded shirts in the match, which is part of the club’s 2014-15 pre-season schedule.
As the second generation Chevrolet Cruze heads to make its official debut at Auto China 2014 in Beijing starting 20th April 2014, the car was spotted on test where details of exterior design and interior make up were evident.
General Motors India has sold 5607 in the month of February 2014. When compared to 7106 vehicles sold in Feb’13 this equates to 21% sales decline. After unveiling the all new Chevrolet Beat hatchback last month at the Delhi 2014 auto Expo, General Motors announced the launch of Limited Edition Chevrolet Sail hatchback and sedan with styling additions and exclusive badging.