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Beginning. The company was founded in 1911, among others by Louis Chevrolet, a race driver, and William Durant, founder of General Motors, who left him in 1910. Six years later, Chevrolet has become profitable and Durant bought a majority stake in GM and took over the reins of the company. Chevrolet was then switched to GM.
Development. General Motors' expansion in Europe in the interwar period led to the establishment of the first branch of the Chevrolet brand in Europe. This took place in 1923 in Copenhagen. The next countries in Europe where the brand had established the Nordic countries, the Baltic States, Germany, Austria, Russia, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, and Poland. In 1928, Warsaw was launched first GM car assembly plant. The opening ceremony took place on September 10, 1928 and this date can be officially recognized as the beginning of GM's operations in Poland. With the assembly plant also appeared first cars. The Cold War led to the withdrawal of Polish Chevrolet. Chevrolet had a great influence on the American automobile market in the fifties and sixties. In 1963, one out of ten cars sold in the United States came down the production line Chevrolet.
Today. In 2004, GM Daewoo began selling cars under the Chevrolet brand in some Eastern European countries because of the lack of rights for Daewoo brand in these countries (including Poland). In the same year GM bought Daewoo plants with FSO in Warsaw's Zeran. Resumed production of Chevrolet models - the former Daewoo models. Cars were exported to many countries of Central and Eastern Europe. Then the position of the Chevrolet brand in the world slightly declined - due to lower sales of General Motors in the U.S. market and more competition.
Contribution to the automotive industry. Chevrolet has a lot of sporting achievements. Cars of this brand award winning NASCAR races. The great achievement of the Chevrolet Corvette is a model that has become an icon of motorsports and the object of worship of many automotive enthusiasts.
Trivia. Engine Chevrolet small-block engine (V8 engine with a small block) is produced without interruption since 1955, with only minor changes. Each of the companies GM (Buick, Cadillac, Oldsmobile, and Pontiac) used this unit in their designs. Chevrolet appeared in the songs of many artists, including The Beach Boys, Elton John, Prince, Don McLean (from the movie "American Pie"). In 2010, the company announced not to use the word "Chevy" (which he defines brand) just "Chevrolet". This manual workers concerned and their families and dealers.
Popular models: Chevrolet Aveo, Chevrolet Captiva, Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet Epica, Chevrolet HHR, Chevrolet Lacetti / Nubira Chevrolet, Chevrolet Spark II, Chevrolet Matiz, the Chevrolet Camaro.
Tires. Chevrolet has recorded a lot of cars, from passenger cars, pick-up by the sports car. Typical models for the U.S. market are usually equipped with tire brands Bridgestone and Yokohama. Tiltmaster Chevrolet and GMC W4 W4 Forward feature as original equipment tires Yokohama TY213A, and model Chevrolet and GMC W5500 Tiltmaster W5500 Forward feature RY023A model. Chevrolet Lumina equipped were Bridgestone brand tires (depending on the size - EG3, E92P, ER30, B530 Z). Chevrolet models that are available for Europe, are available in popular sizes of tires: 155/65 R13, 155/80 R13, 195/55 R15 or 205/55 R16. Chevrolet works with many companies in the tire industry, including: the Korean company Hankook (Chevroler Aveo Hankook K702 tires 155/80 R13 Chevrolet Lacetti Hankook K406 tires in size 185/65 R14) and the French Michelin (Chevrolet Aveo: Michelin Energy 185/60 R14, Chevrolet Lacetti: Michelin Energy 175/70 R14).