Aveo RS Concept
The 2012 Chevy Sonic subcompact launched this year to largely favorable reviews, including our own (here and here). For next year, Chevy is upping the ante, with a turbocharged 2013 Sonic RS model that's meant to take the littlest U.S.-built Chevrolet into hot-hatch territory. The Sonic RS will be formally launched at next month's 2012 Detroit Auto Show. It's the production version of the Chevrolet Aveo RS concept revealed two years ago at the 2010 Detroit show (the Sonic is known in the rest of the world as the Chevrolet Aveo). Same engine, new gear ratios The 2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS will...
2010 Paris Motor Show: Green Car Roundup of Production Models
The fall's first big European auto show, the 2010 Paris Motor Show, officially kicks off on Thursday, which is when all the press conferences happen. But the industry has been leaking out selected images, teasers, and occasionally full details on the concepts and production cars that will appear...John Voelcker
2012 Chevrolet Aveo: Paris Motor Show Production Version Preview
The current Chevrolet Aveo never set the world on fire. It filled its place in rental-car ranks and the third-car slot of suburban driveways, but no one ever really got passionate about it. If General Motors has anything to say about it, that's going to change. The production version of the 2012...John Voelcker
2011 Chevrolet Aveo Shown Sans Disguise; Thanks, Photoshop!
Some auto writers (not us, truly) have been known to sneer at car forum sites. But we try to monitor the forums regularly, 'cause sometimes you see the darnedest things. Take, for example, this photo of a 2011 Chevrolet Aveo in undisguised form, minus the usual spy-shot camouflage. It comes from...John Voelcker