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Chevrolet Kicks Off One World Futbol Project in South Africa


Chevrolet kicked off the South African portion of the One World Futbol Project in Cape Town, during the Manchester United Tour 2012, delivered to the world by DHL

Fashion and Cars: The Matching of Soles and Souls


DETROIT – Shoe collections for this year's spring season drew heavy influence from the glamour and opulence of 1950s hot wheels. Oozing sex appeal and status for men and women alike, the legendary chrome-finned Chevrolet Bel Air inspired summer clothing and footwear collections in Italy and elsewhere.


Chevrolet Ute Force Delivers Bags Of Nutrition For Lulama Primary School Children


Chevrolet has helped Lulama Primary School in Pimville, Soweto to help itself by establishing a vegetable garden for its nutrition programme, fixing damaged classroom floors, and performing light plumbing maintenance.

GM Vehicles Help Make Movie Magic


From Motor City to Hollywood, cars take leading role on the Silver Screen

Chevrolet Backs Knights Cricket To 2015


Chevrolet, a core brand of General Motors South Africa and the Free State Cricket Union announced today that their current relationship will be extended until 2015.

Chevrolet Pioneers Auto Environmental Label


Ecologic sticker lists environmentally important vehicle features, starting with Sonic

Chevrolet Sonic Kick Flip Lands in Super Bowl


DETROIT – On December 17, 2011, MTV-reality and action sports-star Rob Dyrdek successfully kick-flipped the all-new 2012 Chevrolet Sonic. Footage from his daring stunt will be featured in the “Sonic Anthem” ad, along with clips from other Sonic stunts, during the telecast of Super Bowl XLVI on February 5, 2012.

GM South Africa Looks At The Year Ahead


General Motors South Africa (GMSA) recorded a strong sales performance in 2011 having grown sales volumes by 24,4% versus the previous year and almost 10% above the industry growth of 15,6%.

WTCC Cruze 1.6 Turbo Engine Designer Awarded


Arnaud Martin, the French engineer who designed and developed the 1.6 turbo engine for the 2011 WTCC World Champion Chevrolet Cruze, has won the much-coveted Race Engine Designer of the Year award.

Chevrolet Europe donates vehicles to SOS Children’s Village in Lesotho


Maseru. Joy and jubilation resounded in the SOS Children’s Village in Lesotho’s capital recently as they celebrated the donation of three brand new vehicles from Chevrolet Europe ...

100 Years of Chevrolet - The Heartbeat of America starts pumping


The ’80s dawned with manufacturers downsizing and striving for better economy but in the aftermath of the global energy crisis, the improved availability and stable price of fuel created an opportunity for a return to high-output engines ...



As Chevrolet celebrates its 100th anniversary this iconic international automotive brand continues to increase its share of South African vehicle sales as one of the most dynamic brands in the market ...

Chevrolet Brings Home Its Second Manufacturers’ World Title!


VALENCIA – Chevrolet, last week, achieved its second consecutive title of the Manufacturers’ Championship in the WTCC. In a warm and exciting weekend of racing at Valencia, the Cruzes and the RML team finished the job with another superb team result, as Yvan Muller and Alain Menu made a 1-2 in Race 1 and Yvan Muller, Rob Huff and Alain Menu took ...

Chevrolet Spark Number One Passenger Vehicle in 2011 Synovate Product Quality Awards


The Chevrolet Spark was the top performing passenger vehicle in the 2011 Synovate Product Quality Awards. With just 17 faults per 100 vehicles, the standard measure in vehicle quality surveys ...

100 Years of Chevrolet – The Seventies...back in racing


The ’70s and the new decade got off to a flying start with the introduction of the second-generation Camaro as the muscle car era reached its zenith: V8s with up to 324 kW were on offer and the 454 ci (7 439 cm3) big block was introduced ...

Cricketer completes 24 hour cycling challenge


After 24 hours Botha and a few dedicated cyclists completed 258 laps around the circumference of St Georges Park which is a stretch of 2, 16 kilometres and covered a distance of 557 kilometres ...

Cricketer, Johan Botha, starts his 24 hour cycling challenge


With his son behind him on his bicycle, Botha said moments before he began his 24 hour challenge, “I hope to better the 266 laps my fellow cyclists and I completed last year and I am excited to take my son, Austin, with me for my first lap.” ...

Chevy Marks 100 Years with Fans, Owners and Communities


DETROIT – Chevrolet will celebrate the countdown to its 100th birthday on November 3 by encouraging its customers and fans to tell their Chevy stories, vote for their favorite Chevrolet cars and trucks ...

Cricket star cycles for charity


Chevrolet Warriors and Protea all rounder, Johan Botha, once again takes on the 24 cycling challenge this year to raise funds for charity ...

Chevrolet, MOFILM Global Film Search
Offers Filmmakers a Road Trip to the Super Bowl


DETROIT – Chevrolet and MOFILM, a global creative community, are calling on filmmakers from around the world to create short films that capture the spirit of road trips. The best film will show as a 30-second spot during Super Bowl XLVI in 2012 ...

Cricket star cycles for charity


Chevrolet Warriors and Protea all rounder, Johan Botha, once again takes on the 24 cycling challenge this year to raise funds for charity ...

100 Years Of Chevrolet


Six years after he had lost control of General Motors, founder William C Durant used his Chevrolet stock to regain control of the corporation in 1916: incidentally the same year that Chevrolets began appearing on South African roads ...

100 Years Of Chevrolet


“2011 is the year of Chevrolet” says Denise van Huyssteen, GM Communications Manager Sub-Saharan Africa. “2011 marks Chevrolet’s Centennial Year and we have many exciting things planned to celebrate this incredible milestone including the introduction of ...

2011 Chevrolet Cruze Achieves 5-Star Overall Safety Score


DETROIT – The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze earned five-star crash test ratings from the United State’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), further building on the vehicle’s safety record in markets around the world ...

Chevrolet is Double World Champion!


Chevrolet won the Manufacturers’ World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) title in Macau on Sunday 21 November 2010, while Yvan Muller was officially declared Drivers’ WTCC Champion ...

GM South Africa to assemble the New Chevrolet Spark in Port Elizabeth


General Motors South Africa announced today that it will be building the new Chevrolet Spark at its Struandale Plant in Port Elizabeth ...

Johan Botha rounds up support for charity event


Chevrolet Warriors and Protea spin bowler, Johan Botha, (left) visited Chapman High School in Port Elizabeth’s northern areas today as part of his mission to round up support for his 24 hour cycling challenge this weekend ...

Singing to create awareness for HIV/Aids


General Motors South Africa’s employees are gearing up to celebrate World Aids day on 1 December with hope, faith and gratitude ...

German delegation visit GMSA


A business delegation from Bremen in Germany visited General Motors South Africa’s vehicle conversion and distribution centre (VCDC) in Aloes today as part of their business meetings in the city. The delegation showed keen interest in the operations of BLG ...