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Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: Canada’s Most Fuel Efficient Pickup

2015-11-09

Oshawa, Ontario (Monday, November 9, 2015) – Chevrolet today confirmed that the 2016 Colorado two-wheel drive with the Duramax turbo-diesel will be the most fuel efficient pickup in Canada, offering a fuel consumption rating of 7.7 L/100km highway.

Chevrolet Introduces Colorado Duramax Diesel

2015-07-31

Oshawa, Ontario (Friday, July 31, 2015) – The fastest-selling truck in the market now offers an available turbo-diesel engine. The 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Duramax diesel takes midsize truck capability and efficiency to unprecedented levels.

Corvette to Cave: Chevy Byproducts Give Homes to Bats

2014-10-29

DETROIT (Wednesday, October 29, 2014) – An adhesive used in production of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray may help preserve a threatened bat species in North America.

Smart Driving Could Save $100 a Month at the Pump

2012-05-18

Oshawa, Ontario (May 18, 2012) – With this weekend being the official start to the summer long weekend season, Chevrolet is reminding consumers of some easy ways to maintain their vehicles and drive smarter to help improve fuel efficiency and save money at the pump.

GM Shows Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 Mobility Concept Vehicle

2012-04-23

BEIJING – General Motors showed the company’s vision of the Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 concept at Auto China 2012 today. It is an evolved design of the company’s revolutionary mobility concept revealed at World Expo 2010 Shanghai.

2013 GMC and Chevrolet Bi-Fuel Pickups Unveiled

2012-03-22

Oshawa, Ont. (March 22, 2012) – Chevrolet and GMC announced details of General Motors’ bi-fuel 2013 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 HD extended cab pickup trucks. Fleet and retail consumers can place orders late this year.

Discover the Many Shades of Chevrolet Green

2012-03-16

Oshawa, Ont. (Friday, March 16, 2012) – Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, Chevrolet is wearing its own green, with a concept performance car that would make any enthusiast green with envy, an upcoming mini hatch that wears a hot Jalapeno paint finish, and fuel-sipping cars that save green at the pump.

Chevrolet Volt gets greener with Bullfrog Power Edition

2012-02-06

Toronto, ON, February 6, 2012—Bullfrog Power, Canada’s 100 per cent green energy provider, and Chevrolet Canada, today announced the launch of the Chevrolet Volt Bullfrog Power Edition—Canada’s first electric vehicle (EV) bundled with emissions-free, renewable electricity.

Statement from GM Canada Regarding BC Clean Transportation Program

2011-11-05

Oshawa, Ontario (November 5, 2011) - “GM Canada commends British Columbia for its new Clean Transportation Program, which will accelerate consumer adoption of green vehicle technologies like the Chevrolet Volt,” said Kevin W. Williams, president and managing director, General Motors of Canada.

Chevrolet Confirms Diesel Variant for Cruze in 2013

2011-07-22

OSHAWA – Chevrolet confirmed today it will add a diesel variant to the Cruze lineup in North America in calendar year 2013. Diesel versions of the Cruze are currently being sold in Europe. Additional details on the Cruze diesel for North American markets will be released at a later date.

Technology Helps Chevrolet Cruze Customers Save Fuel When Slowing Down

2011-06-27

OSHAWA, On – Chevrolet Cruze customers can rest easy knowing the engineers who developed their car packed a wide variety of advanced fuel-saving technologies under the hood.

2011 Chevrolet Volt Earns Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

2011-06-09

DETROIT – The 2011 Chevrolet Volt is the first electric vehicle to earn a five-star overall vehicle score for safety as part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program.

Extreme Testing Verifies Top Quality for Camaro Convertible

2011-05-27

OSHAWA – When the Oshawa built Chevrolet Camaro Convertible sets the pace for the 2011 Indianapolis 500 this Sunday, it will showcase a top built to last a lifetime, operate worry-free and maintain the appearance of its Coupe sibling.

 

GTA Fleets Going Green with Chevrolet Canada

2011-05-26

Toronto, ON (Thursday, May 26, 2011) – Chevrolet joined the Toronto Atmospheric Fund (TAF) today to announce its participation in FleetWise EV300, TAF’s initiative to encourage commercial vehicle fleets in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) to work collaboratively to purchase, drive, charge, evaluate and promote at least 300 plug-in electric vehicles by 2012.

Chevrolet Volt Spares Landfills from Gulf Oil Spill Waste

2011-05-24

OSHAWA – Oil-soaked booms from the Gulf of Mexico are providing more than enough recycled material to make a production year’s worth of air-deflecting baffles for the Chevrolet Volt electric car with extended range, a positive outcome of the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

Manipulating Fuel Pump Helps Save Gas in Chevrolet Cruze

2011-05-18

OSHAWA– With gasoline topping $1.40 a litre, there are many ways to conserve fuel and save money. The Chevrolet Cruze relies on microprocessors in the brain of the compact car’s fuel system to help.

Head Games: 2012 Chevy Camaro Adds Power, Saves Fuel

2011-05-18

OSHAWA – In auto production, more power, better fuel efficiency and fewer emissions rarely appear together. But the 2012 Camaro 3.6L direct injection V6 engine achieves all three by combining the exhaust manifold with the cylinder head into a single aluminum casting.

Advanced Tire Saves Big Bucks for Chevy Cruze Drivers

2011-05-16

OSHAWA – With gas prices near or exceeding $1.40 per litre, the efforts of GM engineers to boost fuel efficiency on the Chevrolet Cruze Eco compact are adding up.

Breathing Right Helps Chevrolets Get More From Less

2011-05-13

OSHAWA – Athletes understand that proper breathing is critical to maintaining peak performance under all conditions and so do Chevrolet powertrain engineers. Getting air in and exhaust gases out of the combustion chamber under all speeds and driving conditions is essential to outstanding drivability and fuel efficiency with low emissions.

Chevrolet Volt Components Created from Gulf of Mexico Oil-Soaked Booms

2010-12-20

DETROIT – Oil-soaked plastic boom material used to soak up oil in the Gulf of Mexico is finding new life as auto parts in the Chevrolet Volt.

New Chevrolet Cruze Eco Achieves Best-in-Class 4.6 L/100km Efficiency on the Highway

2010-11-15

Oshawa, Ontario (November 12, 2010) – The official fuel consumption numbers for the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze Eco are in and they deliver on Chevrolet’s best-in-class promise, with a Natural Resources of Canada (NRCan) highway fuel consumption rating of 4.6 L/100km for manual transmission models.**

Special Oil Pump Helps Chevrolet Cruze Conserve Fuel

2010-08-25

The oil pump in the engine of the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze takes a laid-back approach to its work, delivering the precise amount of oil needed during all driving conditions. That requires the engine to work less versus a conventional pump and ultimately saves fuel.

OnStar Leverages Google technology to Connect Customers to the Chevrolet Volt

2010-05-18

Detroit –OnStar is leveraging the power of Google technology to develop a number of new mobile app features that strengthen Chevrolet’s commitment to providing Volt customers with the most connected vehicle experience possible.

More Volt Specifics Revealed in Development Drive

2010-05-11

Larry Nitz, General Motors electric and hybrid powertrain engineering executive director, provided an update Tuesday on the Chevrolet Volt www.chevrolet.com/volt, during a development drive on the West Coast.

GM’s Fuel Cell System Shrinks in Size, Weight, Cost

2010-03-17

Burbank, Calif. – General Motors Co. is testing a production-intent hydrogen fuel cell system that can be packaged in the space of a traditional four-cylinder engine and be ready for commercial production in 2015.

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ACDELCO CUMPLE UN SIGLO DE LIDERAZGO EN EL MUNDO

En mayo de 1916, en fundador de General Motors, William C. “Billy” Durant, ensambló un equipo de ensueño compuesto por marcas Premium del sector automotor para fundar una nueva compañía llamada United Motors Corporation – el antecesor de ACDelco – para proveer a una fuente única de servicios y remplazo de partes al creciente número de compradores de autos.