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Chevrolet Spark. A virtual reality

Chevrolet Spark. On sale: since spring of 2010

what to be to new generation of Chevrolet Spark, solved not management GM, and usual Internet users

In 2007 On Nju - ­ the Jorksky showroom three conceptual midget cars Chev ­ have been shown; rolet: Beat, Trax and Groove, one of which could go to a series. But what names ­ but? In GM solved: let the choice will be made by those who in the future wants to buy such car. As a result on the Internet there was a site where any visitor could vote for pleasant kontsept. During virtual elections in which took part almost 2 million (!) The person, won Beat. Ru ­ kovodstvo GM the word kept: new Spark — an exact copy of a prototype. However, it concerns only an exterior. What will be novelty interior, solved already without Internet voting: Spark received fixed on a steering tube « motorcycle » the panel of devices, and wavy torpedo with three convenient hand levers of climatic system and the integrated radio tape recorder.

Brought barrel

If in GM could expect that by 2009 for oil barrel will give less than $40 we never would see srednerazmernyj a crossover of Cadillac with 2,8?литровым the motor. But now such unit is in a ruler new SRX! However, despite modest, to the American measures, volume, thanks to forced aspiration this V6 develops 300 l. With. — in total on 25 l. With. It is less, than atmospheric 4.6 V8 than its predecessor, possessing thus the best momentnoj ha ­ rakte ­ rice ­ ti ­ which and spending less gasoline.