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  1. Chevrolet(ProperNoun)

    a brand of automobile, now part of the General Motors group

  2. Chevrolet(ProperNoun)

    a French surname

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  1. Chevrolet

    Chevrolet, colloquially referred to as Chevy, is a brand of vehicle produced by General Motors. Originally founded by Louis Chevrolet and ousted General Motors founder William C. Durant on November 3, 1911 as the Chevrolet Motor Car Company, it was acquired by General Motors in 1918 and positioned by Alfred Sloan to sell mainstream vehicles to compete with Henry Ford's Model T. Chevrolet-branded vehicles are sold in most automotive markets worldwide, with the notable exception of Oceania, where GM is represented by their Australian subsidiary, Holden. In 2005, Chevrolet was relaunched in Europe, primarily selling vehicles manufactured by GM Korea and slotting in below Opel. In North America, Chevrolet produces and sells a wide range of vehicles, from subcompact automobiles to medium-duty commercial trucks. Due to the prominence and name recognition of Chevrolet as one of General Motors' global marques, Chevrolet, Chevy or Chev is used at times as a synonym for GM or its products, one example being the GM LS1 engine, commonly known by the name or a variant thereof of its progenitor, the Chevrolet small-block engine.

Editors Contribution

  1. Chevrolet

    As in Leonard Cohen's "Democracy", see: "from the brave, the bold, the battered heart of Chevrolet: Democracy is coming to the U.S.A."

    Submitted by Jay Shell on August 19, 2017  

How to pronounce Chevrolet?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Chevrolet in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Chevrolet in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Chevrolet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Chevrolet in a Sentence

  1. Ron Garner:

    In seven different Scriptures God has dogmatically stated 'build all things according to the pattern (blueprint) shown to you.' You don't repair a Chevrolet from the Ford repair manual. In like manner, Body truth is not found in Hebrew doctrine. It's like trying to mix oil with water--it just can't be mixed

  2. Jeff Gordon:

    I'll explore opportunities for the next phase of my career, but my primary focus now and throughout 2015 will be my performance in the No. 24 Chevrolet, i'm going to pour everything I have into this season and look forward to the challenge of competing for one last championship.

  3. Travis Okulski:

    General Motors also gives Chevrolet something that can play on the big stage with the likes of Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren, everybody.

  4. Executive Mary Barra on Thursday:

    Like its twin, the Chevrolet Bolt EV, the Ampera-e promises to transform the electric vehicle market in Europe as the first EV that combines long range at an affordable price.

  5. General Motors:

    General Motors is voluntarily recalling certain 2014-2018 model year Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet Suburban, Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Sierra, and GMC Yukon vehicles for a condition related to increased brake pedal effort, in rare circumstances, these vehicles may have a condition in which the engine-mounted mechanical vacuum pump output may decrease over time, decreasing the amount of vacuum/power brake assist.

Images & Illustrations of Chevrolet

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