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50 BELLS: A RUBY ANNIVERSARY

03.09.2012

The near-century old history of Isuzu reveals its founding fathers as being pioneers in the Japanese motor industry. Forty years ago General Motors South African began local production of Isuzu-based light commercial vehicles, an activity that has since grown from strength to strength in establishing the brand as one of the country’s major players.

Chevrolet Kicks Off One World Futbol Project in South Africa

27.07.2012

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

17.07.2012

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.

50 BELLS: A RUBY ANNIVERSARY

13.07.2012

The near-century old history of Isuzu reveals its founding fathers as being pioneers in the Japanese motor industry. Forty years ago General Motors South African began local production of Isuzu-based light commercial vehicles, an activity that has since grown from strength to strength in establishing the brand as one of the country’s major players.

Isuzu 4x4 Challenge Draws Even Bigger Crowd

04.07.2012

This year marked the 11th anniversary of the Isuzu 4x4 Challenge sponsored by General Motors South Africa (GMSA), and its Isuzu brand, at the Lookout in Kirkwood on Saturday, 30 June 2012.

 

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

01.06.2012

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.

 

Chev, Opel and Isuzu Take Top Honours In Quality Survey

25.05.2012

General Motors South Africa’s (GMSA) brands topped the Ipsos (formerly Synovate) Quality Awards, for customer Sales and Service experience in the automotive industry in the Competitive Customer Experience (CCE) Survey of 2011, achieving overall leadership in both Passenger and LCV Service Experience.

Isuzu Prepares For 4X4 Challenge in Kirkwood

23.05.2012

General Motors South Africa (GMSA) and its Isuzu brand is proud to present the 11th Isuzu 4x4 Challenge to be held at the Lookout in Kirkwood on Saturday, 30 June 2012.

50 BELLS: A RUBY ANNIVERSARY

16.05.2012

The near-century old history of Isuzu reveals its founding fathers as being pioneers in the Japanese motor industry. Forty years ago General Motors South African began local production of light commercial vehicles, an activity that has since grown from strength to strength in establishing the brand as one of the country’s major players.

Isuzu Brand Prominent In Spec-Savers Ironman

30.04.2012

The weekend of the 21st April saw triathlon fans converge on Nelson Mandela Bay for the staging of the Spec-Savers Ironman South Africa event.

Isuzu at the 2012 Cape Getaway Show this weekend

23.03.2012

The 2012 Cape Getaway Show kicks off on Friday, 23 March and runs until Sunday, 25th March at the Lourensford Wine Estate outside Somerset West. Now in its 20th year, the show is considered the benchmark by many in the industry. It is hosted by Getaway magazine and attracts in excess of 16 000 visitors per annum that have a keen interest in the latest camping and adventure gear and get all the information needed to plan another great holiday.

Chevrolet Aveo Continues To Offer Excellent Value In Compact Vehicle Segment

15.03.2012

The Chevrolet Aveo, in both Hatch and Sedan variants, remains an excellent value proposition in the compact vehicle segment of the local passenger vehicle market and is set to do so for quite some time to come

GMSA Embarks On New Packaging Solution

28.02.2012

Johannesburg – General Motors South Africa (GMSA) has embarked on new packaging solutions in an effort to increase efficiency and minimise the impact on the environment.

GM Vehicles Help Make Movie Magic

24.02.2012

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

Isuzu Off-Road Academy Achieves South African Quality Authority Accreditation For 4X4 Driving Courses

21.02.2012

The Isuzu Off-Road Academy, in association with the African Off-Road Academy, is now certified by the South African Qualification Authority to provide 4X4 on- and off-road training to standards prescribed by the SAQA (South African Qualification Authority). The Isuzu Off-Road Academy is the first vehicle manufacturer backed 4X4 academy to achieve this status.

Chevrolet Backs Knights Cricket To 2015

31.01.2012

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

27.01.2012

Ecologic sticker lists environmentally important vehicle features, starting with Sonic

Chevrolet Sonic Kick Flip Lands in Super Bowl

27.01.2012

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

26.01.2012

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

25.01.2012

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

03.11.2011

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 ...

GMSA Receives Environmental Awards

16.09.2011

General Motors South Africa (GMSA) recently received a Return on Environment as well as a Proof Not Promise award from General Electric South Africa (GE SA), a global infrastructure, finance and media company ...

100 Years of Chevrolet - The Heartbeat of America starts pumping

13.09.2011

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 ...

ALL NEW CHEVROLET SONIC TO DEBUT AT JOHANNESBURG INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW

09.09.2011

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!

06.09.2011

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

06.09.2011

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

12.08.2011

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

31.07.2011

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

30.07.2011

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

29.07.2011

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

22.07.2011

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

Isuzu delivers at the 4X4 Challenge in Kirkwood

04.07.2011

The Isuzu Off-Road Academy KB300 Double Cab 4x4 won the 4X4 challenge held at the Lookout in Kirkwood over the weekend ...

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

22.06.2011

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

30.05.2011

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

20.05.2011

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

21.04.2011

“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 ...

Isuzu Supports Ironman

07.04.2011

Isuzu's tough KB bakkies are set to deliver yet again when they are put into service as the back-up vehicles during the Ironman race this weekend ...

2011 Chevrolet Cruze Achieves 5-Star Overall Safety Score

12.01.2011

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 ...

EN-Vs IMPRESS MEDIA AT CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW

12.01.2011

LAS VEGAS – General Motors’ EN-V concepts made their North American public debut at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, following a six-month run as main attractions at the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai ...

Chevrolet is Double World Champion!

22.11.2010

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

30.09.2010

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

29.07.2010

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 ...

Protea spin bowler cycles for charity

07.07.2010

The time has arrived for Johan Botha, Star Protea and Chevrolet Warrior Spin Bowler to take on his third 24 hour Cycling Challenge ...

72 HOUR RECORD BREAK MISSION ACCOMPLISHED FOR ISUZU

23.04.2010

At 2pm on Tuesday the 20th April a group of 51 Drivers (including 14 media, 6 GMSA Engineers, Gerotek Test Drivers and a number of professional drivers) set off on a mission to break a number of existing South African speed and distance records ...

Singing to create awareness for HIV/Aids

23.11.2009

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

10.11.2009

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 ...

GM South Africa Foundation sows seeds of peace in schools

09.11.2009

This week a number of teachers in the Port Elizabeth district, were awarded certificates for promoting peace in their schools ...

Johan Botha covers more laps during this year's challenge

26.07.2009

Johan Botha, Chevrolet Warrior and Protea spin bowler, ended his 24 hour cycle challenge at noon on Saturday, 25 July as part of an initiative to raise funds for charity.

Johan Botha begins 24 hour challenge

24.07.2009

Johan Botha, Chevrolet Warrior and Protea spin bowler, began his 24 hour cycle challenge at noon today as part of an initiative to raise funds for charity.

Johan Botha gets ready to cycle for charity

16.07.2009

Johan Botha, Chevrolet Warrior and Protea spin bowler, is warming up for a 24 hour cycle challenge which takes place on 24 and 25 July.

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German delegation visit GMSA

German delegation visit GMSA

Ready to launch

Ready to launch

Singing to create awareness for HIV/Aids

Singing to create awareness for HIV/Aids

Chevrolet Spark & Fashion

Chevrolet Spark & Fashion

GMSA employees celebrate Women's Day

GMSA employees celebrate Women's Day

GM International Operations head visits South African plant

GM International Operations head visits South African plant

Chevrolet Warrior fulfils little boy's dream

Chevrolet Warrior fulfils little boy's dream

GMSA and UTi scoop logistics award

GMSA and UTi scoop logistics award

GM South Africa Foundation sows seeds of peace in schools

GM South Africa Foundation sows seeds of peace in schools

Agreement signed to invest R3.6 million in Mechatronics Chair

Agreement signed to invest R3.6 million in Mechatronics Chair

General Motors South Africa announces supplier of the year 2008

General Motors South Africa announces supplier of the year 2008

First soil turned for construction of parts distribution centre

First soil turned for construction of parts distribution centre

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