Chevrolets Next-Generation Malibu to be Sold in Nearly 100 Countries on Six Continents
DETROIT/SHANGHAI The all-new Malibu will comparison time zones and welcome a farrago of cultures around a universe when Chevrolet concurrently unveils it live during a Shanghai Auto Show and on Chevrolets Facebook page.
Chevrolet supposing a hide rise glance currently of a Malibu uncover car. Chevrolet will betray a new Malibu live starting during 8:30 p.m. EDT on Apr 18 during http://www.facebook.com/chevrolet. The Web exhibit will also be streamed live on iPad and iPhone mobile devices. Consumers are speedy to post questions during a exhibit on Twitter regulating #MalibuReveal or on Chevrolets Facebook page in a Malibu tab. Members of a Chevrolet group will be on palm to answer questions during a live moderated doubt and answer event following a web reveal.
The timing of a Web exhibit coincides with a Apr 19 automobile uncover entrance of a new Malibu in Shanghai. The Malibu uncover automobile will also be shown during a New York International Auto Show, that is open to a open Apr 23 by May 1.
This Malibu takes Chevrolets determined and award-winning nameplate to new places and introduces it to new audiences around a world, pronounced Rick Scheidt, clamp boss of Chevrolet. Whether a Malibu is sole in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, or Australia, it has been engineered from a belligerent adult to accommodate a needs of business around a world.
The Malibu will underline a tellurian family of fuel-efficient and absolute four-cylinder engines, along with six-speed transmissions that also minister to fit performance. The Malibu was designed to mount out in all markets around a globe, while a European-inspired pushing characteristics were engineered to plea a best in a class. The new Malibu is Chevrolets initial midsized automobile to be sole globally. It will be sole in scarcely 100 countries on 6 continents and built in mixed locations, including China and dual comforts in a United States.
“We demeanour brazen to charity a new Malibu to Canadian customers,” pronounced Kevin Williams, boss and doing executive of GM Canada. “The Malibu serve builds on a mutation underway during Chevrolet, aiming to broach a winning multiple of energetic styling, higher handling, and superb fuel-efficiency.”
The Malibu was a usually midsize automobile in a attention to win a Consumers Digest Automotive Best Buy endowment a final 3 years 2011, 2010, 2009. The Malibu has also been named a Top Safety Pick by a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety a final dual years in a US.
With a new Malibu, Chevrolet continues to position itself for worldwide growth. General Motors largest code is in a midst of introducing a tellurian family of fuel-efficient cars including a Cruze, Volt, Sonic, Spark and Malibu. These new cars contest in a 4 largest car segments in a world, that accounted for 54 percent of all non-luxury sales in 2010. The tellurian shred that Malibu will contest in represented 9 percent some-more than 5.7 million vehicles of tellurian sales in 2010.
Last year, Chevrolet sole 4.26 million vehicles globally, or an normal of one car each 7.4 seconds. Eight of a tip 10selling markets for Chevrolet in 2010 were rising markets Brazil, China, Uzbekistan, Mexico, Russia, India, Argentina and Colombia. Emerging Markets are approaching to comment for some-more than 50 percent of Chevrolet tellurian sales by 2012.
More than 600,000 Malibu cars have been sole globally given 2008, when it was named a North American Car of a Year. The 2013 Malibu represents a eighth era of a nameplate, that was introduced in 1964.
About Chevrolet in Canada
Founded in 1911, Chevrolet celebrates a centennial as a tellurian automotive code with annual sales of about 4.25 million vehicles in some-more than 140 countries. From todays Cruze Eco that consumes only 4.6 L/100 km on a highway to a Volt entrance this fall, that provides adult to 80 kilometres of electric, gasoline-free pushing and an additional 500 kilometres of extended range, Chevrolet offers gas-friendly to gas-free solutions. Chevrolet provides business with fuel-efficient, protected and arguable vehicles that broach high quality, fluent design, energetic opening and value. The Chevrolet portfolio includes award-winning newcomer cars and crossovers such as Cruze, Malibu, Equinox and Traverse and a horde of new, smaller, rarely fit models to come including a all-new Orlando and Sonic (fall 2011) and Spark (2012). Chevrolet also provides iconic opening cars such as Corvette and Camaro as good as dependable, long-lasting pickups and SUVs such as Silverado and Suburban. Most new Chevrolet models offer OnStar safety, confidence and preference technologies including OnStar Hands-Free Calling, Automatic Crash Response and Stolen Vehicle Slowdown. More information per Chevrolet models can be found during www.chevrolet.ca or on Facebook during www.facebook.com/chevroletcanada.