Fuel economy is more than a marketing buzzword – it has a real impact on day-to-day driving costs. Chevy offers highly efficient products in many high-volume marketing segments. We were the first to market with an extended-range electric vehicle, the all new Chevrolet Volt. And we are bringing additional fuel-efficient vehicles and energy-saving technologies to market each year. Following are links to news releases and fact sheets that help tell the Chevrolet fuel economy story.

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Cruze Diesel Will Build on GM’s Euro Expertise


DETROIT – When it came to developing a diesel-powered 2014 Chevrolet Cruze, General Motors powertrain engineers adapted a proven powertrain already used by GM in Europe, where approximately 40 percent of all Cruze models sold feature a diesel engine.

Grueling Road Stress Fuels Chevy Sonic Success


DETROIT – There are miles and then there are “Seth miles.” Both measure 5,280 feet, but a “Seth mile” is different. More extreme. More grueling. More punishing. All that rigor is part of the durability story of the 2012 Chevrolet Sonic.

First 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco Customer Takes Delivery


DETROIT – Jeneise and Talfred Hunt of Romeoville, Ill. took their 2009 Malibu Hybrid to Advantage Chevrolet in Bolingbrook for an oil change this week and instead became the first customers to purchase the all-new 2013 Malibu Eco midsize sedan.

AT&T Orders 1,200 CNG-powered Chevrolet Express Vans


DETROIT – AT&T plans to take delivery of 1,200 Chevrolet Express compressed natural gas (CNG) dedicated cargo vans to be deployed to AT&T service centers nationwide. It is the largest-ever order of CNG vehicles from General Motors.

Here’s a Concept: Chevrolet Puts Next-Gen Buyers in Charge


DETROIT – Chevrolet today introduced two concept coupes at the 2012 North American International Auto Show aimed at inspiring next-generation buyers to take the wheel and suggest ideas for a car they can co-create.

Chevrolet Cruises to U.S. Passenger Car Leadership


DETROIT – Chevrolet led all automakers in U.S. passenger car sales in 2011 and posted its largest year-over-year retail sales increase in 35 years, due in large part to strong sales of the Cruze compact sedan. Chevrolet compact car sales almost doubled compared with 2010.

2012 Chevrolet Sonic Models Get Top Safety


DETROIT – The 2012 Chevrolet Sonic received a 5-star overall vehicle score for safety from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Sound of Silence Makes Chevrolet Cruze Golden


DETROIT – As an avid sport fisherman, General Motors development engineer Frank Delekta enjoys the peace, quiet and tranquility of Michigan lakes and streams. His sense for silence – and the use of advanced technology – served him and his team well in their mission to bring luxury-like interior quietness to the Chevrolet Cruze.

Chevrolet Malibu Eco Brings Flavor to Vanilla Segment


DETROIT – The all-new 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco adds a dose of flavor – and efficiency – to the midsize sedan segment.

2013 Malibu Eco is the most Fuel-Efficient Malibu Ever


DETROIT – The 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco with e Assist technology is the most fuel-efficient Malibu ever – delivering a GM-estimated 37 mpg on the highway, thanks to smart electric technology that doesn’t affect ride or performance.

GM Builds on Battery Safety to Ensure Confidence in Chevrolet Volt


DETROIT - General Motors announced Monday initiatives for customer satisfaction and battery safety research to ensure ongoing confidence in the Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicle.

2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco Priced Under $26,000


DETROIT – The all-new 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco midsize sedan will start at $25,995 when it arrives in dealerships in the first quarter next year, reinforcing the value proposition of the midsize segment’s longest-running nameplate.

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