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    General Motors shows off electric Chevrolet Beat in India

    Earlier today, General Motors showcased a battery-powered version of the Chevrolet Beat in New Delhi, India. The electrified Beat is part of an ongoing demonstration project focused on studying the feasibility of electric vehicles in major metropolitan areas. Let's have a look at the electric ...

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    Chevy Beat stars as centerpiece of European young artists competition [w/video]

    Young Creative Chevrolet awards – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Just as Toyota rocks a lot more hip in Australia than it does in the U.S., Chevrolet's got far more groove in Europe than it does domestically. That kind of juice gives rise to things like the fourth annual Young ...

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    GM confirms Chevrolet Spark for North America after all

    2010 Chevrolet Beat for India - Click above to enlarge
    The question of whether or not General Motors will bring its diminutive Chevrolet Spark to the United States still doesn't have a definitive answer. Thanks to a GM of India press release, however, we now know that the little urban runabout ...

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    Spy Shots: Chevy Spark spotted as Daewoo Matiz

    Daewoo Matiz spy shots - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The folks at Noticias Automotivas have scored shots of what looks to be the next-generation Daewoo Matiz, the subcompact hatch that we know better as the Chevrolet Spark. The budget runabout is clearly very similar to General ...

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    GM announces plans to build new small car in U.S. - but which one will it be?

    2010 Chevy Spark - Click above for a hi-res image gallery
    General Motors has issued a cryptic press release suggesting it plans to retool an existing plant here in the United States to build a new small car. No specifics are given on what small car this may be, as the missive only says that the ...

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    Chicago 2009: New AUTOBOTS on display

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Transformers cars from GM
    In addition to the Corvette Centennial Concept, Chevrolet showed three more AUTOBOTS at the Chicago Auto Show that will make their big screen debuts in the upcoming Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen live action flick, along with ...

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    Detroit 2009: Chevy Spark playing to a familiar Beat [w/VIDEO]

    Click above for a high-res image gallery of the Chevy Beat/Spark unveiling
    While details remain sparse, General Motors rolled out its three-door Beat Concept from the 2007 New York Auto Show, promising that a version of the car will be produced beginning in 2010 for foreign markets, and for the US ...

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    Detroit Preview: 2010 Chevy Spark beats a path to the web

    As the hours wind down before the 2009 Detroit Auto Show finally kicks off in the morning, more vehicles are leaking through the manufacturers' embargo nets. The latest addition to the list is the 2010 Chevy Spark, teased earlier this week on Today by GM design honcho Ed Welburn. Spark is the ...

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    Spy Shots: AB reader spots Chevrolet Beat

    Click above for image gallery of the Chevy Beat prototype
    AB reader Kyle Swift just sent us a few cellphone pics he took of a Chevrolet Beat prototype lounging around at New York's Rochester Institute of Technology. The camouflaged runabout was spotted in a parking lot on the university's grounds, ...

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    Spy Shots: Chevy Beat interior snapped

    The Chevy Beat will hopefully succeed as GM's high-volume entry into the micro-car market, and the General's Korean design team has been tasked with making the little hatch look more expensive than it is. We were able to take a look at spy photos of the Beat on the outside back in August, and ...

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    GM axes small crossover plans, Asian compact coming instead

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Chevy Orlando concept
    When GM and the UAW agreed to a new contract in 2007, several new models and the plants in which they would be built were agreed on. Drastic shifts in customer tastes are changing those plans rapidly, and the General is scrambling to ...

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    Spy Shots: Chevy Beat finally hits the road

    Testing of the Chevy Beat is officially underway, and our friends at NextAutos have procured the first set of spy shots. The camo'd mule is still sporting the short overhangs and upright silhouette of the concept, but GM decided to equip the squat city car with another set of doors to make ingress ...

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    Lutz chimes in on the Chevy Beat

    In the wake of the Chevy Beat news that started pounding the wires before the 4th of July weekend, the Wall Street Journal reached out to Bob Lutz for some commentary on the topic. Lutz, in an email to the Journal, said, "We always thought we'd do it at some point, but now it obviously enjoys a ...

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    Now it's (quasi) official: Chevy Beat to U.S.

    Click image for a high res gallery of the BeatGM knows it needs an economical, mass-market, mass-appeal small car -- badly. Yes, it has the Aveo, but it's underwhelming in all respects, and sure, it's currently pimping the Cobalt XFE, but that car's about as exciting as an episode of Antiques ...

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    Chevy Beat in Transformers 2

    You know how there was a question of whether or not we'd ever see the Chevy Beat for sale in North America? The answer to that question is looking more like a big fat yes. Of course, a subcompact like the Beat makes perfect sense in a landscape where gas is selling for well over $4 a gallon in many ...

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    GM execs watching smart sales, considering sub-sub-compact offering

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Chevrolet Beat Concept.Aside from possibly offering a hybrid version of the Camaro, Chevrolet is looking to do everything it can to meet new fuel economy regulations. Despite Bob Lutz' assertion that diesels are not the answer to increase fuel mileage, Ed ...

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    GM considering small, premium MINI-fighter?

    click above for more images of the Chevy Beat ConceptBusiness Week reporter David Welch revealed a few days ago that General Motors may be developing a premium small car that targets the same type of customers who might consider a MINI. Dubbed the "micro-premium car", it would be positioned against ...

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    LA 2007: Chevy Beat concept tops public polls and will go into production

    After GM's introduction of three compact cars at the 2007 New York Auto Show - the Beat, Groove, and Trax - they left it up to the public to decide which one would be produced. Well, more than 1.8 million people worldwide voted on GM's online survey, and one has beaten down the competition. At the ...

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    GM shutterbugs give us new shots of Camaro, Beat concepts

    Updated gallery links: Camaro Convertible, Chevy BeatGM knows that we all like to look at car porn photos, and we have to give El General some credit: he knows how to keep his stuff in front of the public. It's as simple as sending one or two buzzworthy concepts to sweet locations accompanied by ...

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    Update on Chevy Minicar vote

    Time to check in on the voting for America's Next Micro Chevy. Remember the online voting Chevy opened up to determine which of their three minicar concepts would reach production? Well, in just a short time, the site has registered nearly 800,000 votes. The leader so far is the baby HHR-like ...


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