3 November 1991, the Swiss racer joint automotive engineer Louis Chevrolet co founded the Chevrolet Motor Company in Detroit. Chevy first work composed by Etienne Planche, following the instructions of Louis. In the fall of 1913 introduced a new model, namely, the “bowtie” emblem. In 1918, Chevrolet introduced the new D-Series models, the V8-powered models. During 1960 and early 1970, the standard Chevrolet, Impala particularly deluxe. In 2005, the launch of the Chevrolet marque in Europe by General Motors with rebadged version. In the years 2007-2010 through the launch of new vehicles and increasing existing lines, the Chevrolet division largely recovered. GM more fuel efficient cars and trucks to compete with foreign producers. At the end of 2010 General Motors to continue with the production of plug-in electric Chevrolet Volt (and associated Opel / Vauxhall Ampera), which was announced as the 2012 North American Car of the Year, European Car of the Year and World Green Car of the Year.