Chevrolet Aveo

Recall Alert: 2009-2010 Chevrolet Aveo, 2009 Pontiac G3

By David Thomas on Fri Aug 08 04:59:00 GMT-06:00 2014


Vehicles Affected: Nearly 2,000 model-year 2009-10 Chevrolet Aveo subcompact sedans and model-year 2009 Pontiac G3 hatchbacks The Problem: According to the Detroit News, brake fluids used in affected vehicles may not sufficiently inhibit corrosion in key components of the vehicle's… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2010 Chevrolet Aveo, 2009 Pontiac G3

By David Thomas on Fri Aug 08 04:59:00 GMT-06:00 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 2,000 model-year 2009-10 Chevrolet Aveo subcompact sedans and model-year 2009 Pontiac G3 hatchbacks The Problem: According to the Detroit News, brake fluids used in affected vehicles may not sufficiently inhibit corrosion in key components of the vehicle's… Read More

Recall Alert: 2004-2008 Chevrolet Aveo

By Jennifer Newman on Wed May 21 03:25:09 GMT-06:00 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 218,000 model-year 2004-08 Chevrolet Aveo cars equipped with daytime running lights. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, heat may be generated within the daytime running lights module, which could melt it and cause a fire. What Owners… Read More

Does the Chevrolet Sonic Get Better Gas Mileage Than the Aveo?

By Rick Popely on Sun Nov 17 02:00:00 GMT-06:00 2013

"Does the Chevrolet Sonic get better gas mileage than the Aveo?" Ray G. On paper, the Aveo comes close to a Sonic with the 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine in EPA estimates, but a Sonic with the available 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder has… Read More

Incentives at Lowest Level in 5 Years

By Colin Bird on Tue May 03 21:30:00 GMT-06:00 2011

U.S. automakers spent less money on cash-back and financial incentives in April, according to Bloomberg. The average incentive on a new car was $2,320 in April, down about 14% from a year ago. It was the lowest level spent since… Read More

Few Big Incentives from Chevy in April

By Colin Bird on Mon Apr 11 01:26:00 GMT-06:00 2011

This month, Chevrolet continues to offer a few healthy cash-back offers, but some 0% financing on some of the brand’s large SUVs has been taken away. Chevy’s slow sellers, such as the Avalanche and HHR, continue to offer 0% financing… Read More

2012 Chevrolet Sonic at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show

By Mike Hanley on Sun Jan 09 05:41:55 GMT-06:00 2011

Competes with: Ford Fiesta, Honda Fit, Nissan Versa, Toyota Yaris Looks like: Chevy has built a subcompact car that's appealing for reasons other than price or gas mileage Drivetrain: 135-hp, 1.8-liter four-cylinder with five-speed manual or six-speed automatic or 138-hp,… Read More

Next-Gen Chevrolet Aveo Renamed Sonic

By Colin Bird on Fri Dec 10 03:41:57 GMT-06:00 2010

When Chevrolet’s new subcompact hits the streets in 2011, it will also come with a new name. No longer will Chevrolet’s smallest vehicle be called the Aveo. Instead, it will be known as the Sonic. The name illustrates the vehicle’s… Read More

Chevrolet Incentives Perk Up for December

By Colin Bird on Thu Dec 09 04:01:00 GMT-06:00 2010

As we get closer to the end of 2010, automakers are starting to pile on the cash on their remaining 2010 model year inventory and some of the 2011 models, too. The same holds true at America’s second-largest automotive brand,… Read More

40 mpg Ford Fiesta, Other Small Cars Flounder

By David Thomas on Tue Dec 07 01:11:00 GMT-06:00 2010

Automakers quickly turned to small cars when gas hit $4 a gallon in 2008. Folks everywhere downsized, trading in giant SUVs for traditional compacts and the latest subcompacts, like the Toyota Yaris. The trend prompted Ford to bring its best… Read More

New Chevrolet Aveo Debuts at 2010 Paris Motor Show

By Colin Bird on Wed Sep 08 04:32:13 GMT-06:00 2010

Competes with: Ford Fiesta, Toyota Yaris, Honda Fit  Looks like: Pretty much a spitting image of the Aveo RS show car from Detroit  Drivetrain: 100-115 horsepower four-cylinder with six-speed automatic or manual transmissions  Hits dealerships: Sometime in 2011  Chevrolet has… Read More