Chevy Culture | History

By: Chevrolet  09-12-2011
Keywords: Cars

Chevy Culture | History

Create a Virtual Ride Through Your Life" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_royl.jpg) no-repeat;">Create a Virtual Ride Through Your Life

Turn up the music, roll down the windows and get ready to feel the road beneath your wheels. Come take your own interactive tour past the places that make your road your own..

Create a Virtual Ride Through Your Life

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_royl.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-10-07" data-ranking="">

Create a Virtual Ride Through Your Life

Turn up the music, roll down the windows and get ready to feel the road beneath your wheels. Come take your own interactive tour past the places that make your road your own.

100 years of Icons" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_iconic.jpg) no-repeat;">100 years of Icons

Chevrolet highlights 24 vehicles that helped define the brand in the U.S. market. Throughout its 100-year history, Chevrolet has created hundreds of different cars and trucks. Many have their passionate fans and collectors. Some stand out as iconic — personifying the spirit, style and dependability that have defined Chevrolet..

100 years of Icons

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_iconic.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-09-27" data-ranking="">

100 years of Icons

Throughout its 100-year history, Chevrolet has created hundreds of different cars and trucks. Many have their passionate fans and collectors. Some stand out as iconic –personifying the spirit, style, and dependability that have defined Chevrolet.

Happy 100th birthday, chevy family!" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_centennial_culture.jpg) no-repeat;">Happy 100th birthday, chevy family!

What's the Best Chevy of All Time? As part of our Centennial celebration, we turned the vote over to our drivers to tell us which Chevy should win the title. The votes are in! Come check out the winner and stay tuned for more centennial celebrations by liking us on Facebook.

Happy 100th birthday, chevy family!

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_centennial_culture.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-07-26" data-ranking="">

Happy 100th birthday, chevy family!

What's the Best Chevy of all time? See the Winner!

A racing icon celebrates100 years" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_corvettecentennial1.jpg) no-repeat;">A racing icon celebrates100 years

Introducing the 2012 Corvette Centennial Special Edition. Chevrolet has had many iconic cars, but c'mon, the Corvette? The Great American Sports Car? It's an icon of icons. So building one that celebrates Chevrolet's 100 years has to be pretty special. No, scratch that, incredibly special..

A racing icon celebrates

100 years

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_corvettecentennial1.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-04-11" data-ranking="">

A racing icon celebrates 100 years

Introducing the 2012 Corvette Centennial Special Edition

Chevrolet100 Years Strong" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_centennialmasthead1.jpg) no-repeat;">Chevrolet100 Years Strong

Chevy Runs Deep, for the first 100 years and into the next. The brand was founded in Detroit, in November 1911, by racer Louis Chevrolet and General Motors founder William C. "Billy" Durant, who developed cars that quickly earned reputations for performance, durability and value. Those traits remain at the core of Chevrolet, which is the world's fourth-largest automotive brand..

Chevrolet

100 Years Strong

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_centennialmasthead1.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-07-22" data-ranking="">

Chevrolet 100 Years Strong

Chevy Runs Deep, for the first 100 years and into the next

DreamCruising" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_dreamcruise.jpg) no-repeat;">DreamCruising

Chevrolet Sponsors the 2011 Woodward Dream Cruise. The automotive industry is one characterized by innovation, and Detroit has led the way since the beginning..

Dream

Cruising

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_dreamcruise.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-08-16" data-ranking="">

Dream Cruising

The automotive industry is one characterized by innovation, and Detroit has led the way since the beginning. Gasoline runs in the city's veins (and now, thanks to the Chevy Volt, electricity does too), and this year Chevy is celebrating their 100th year of automotive excellence there by sponsoring the Woodward Dream Cruise, a free annual event where more than a million people and over 50,000 cars--hot rods, muscle, classic, collector, and everything in-between--come from all over the world to revel in the rich history of and abundant enthusiasm for the car culture that the Motor City represents.

History with a Mystery:The Chevrolet Bowtie." style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_bowtie.jpg) no-repeat;">History with a Mystery:The Chevrolet Bowtie.

The Chevrolet bowtie—introduced by company co-founder William C. Durant in late 1913—is one of the most recognized emblems in the world today. But how it came to be synonymous with the brand is open to wide interpretation..

History with a Mystery:

The Chevrolet Bowtie.

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_bowtie.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-09-21" data-ranking="">

History with a Mystery: The Chevrolet Bowtie.

History with a mystery: The Chevrolet Bowtie. The Chevrolet emblem may have been inspired by a piece of wallpaper. Or maybe not.

The top 10 momentsin Chevrolet motorsports" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_moments.jpg) no-repeat;">The top 10 momentsin Chevrolet motorsports

How do you sum up a century of racing greatness? It wasn’t easy. After all, 100 years is a long time. Especially with an international motorsports heritage as storied as ours. So, after much thought. And much discussion..

The top 10 moments

in Chevrolet motorsports

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_moments.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-10-25" data-ranking="">

The top 10 moments in Chevrolet motorsports

It wasn’t easy. After all, 100 years is a long time. Especially with an international motorsports heritage as storied as ours. So, after much thought and a fistfight or two, we present to you the top 10 defining moments in Chevrolet racing history.

turn it up" style="background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_pandora.jpg) no-repeat;">turn it up

Chevy Centennial — Check out the top 100 Chevy songs on our new Pandora® station. You know a company has gone beyond being a brand and become a part of American Pop Culture when it shows up in the songs musicians write and listeners enjoy. And boy, have we ever..

turn it up

" style="display:none; background: url(/culture/wp-content/uploads/thumb_pandora.jpg) no-repeat;" data-date="2011-07-26" data-ranking="">

turn it up

When you've been around a hundred years you end up in some pretty interesting relationships. Who else could bring the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Brad Paisley, Billy Joel and Snoop Dogg together?

Keywords: Cars

Other products and services from Chevrolet

09-12-2011

Chevy Culture | Environment

Chevrolet has been pushing the limits of fuel efficiency for years so you can be confident your vehicle is getting the most out of every drop of fuel. If you plant a “virtual tree” on your Facebook page, we’ll plant a real tree in a US National Forest, up to a total of 150,000 trees.. An approach to the environmentas ambitious as our cars. You Post a Virtual Tree.We’ll Plant a Real One. Change your vehicle,keep your lifestyle.


09-12-2011

Chevy Culture | Safety

One reason why I love working at OnStar® is because I know we are providing great services to drivers on the road. OnStar® Launches Volt Mobile App—A message from Walt Dorfstatter, OnStar® President.


09-12-2011

Chevy Culture | Innovation

On a recent validation drive of the new 2011 Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty trucks, engineer Brent Deep towed a 20,000-pound trailer2 for 245 miles along I-70 between Denver and Grand Junction, Colorado.. The power to shop for your next car in the palm of your hand Wouldn't it be cool if you could go car shopping without actually going anywhere. 2012 Volt and Equinox:your links to Chevrolet MyLink. MyLink turns your car into a mobile device.