1) On November 3, 1911, race car
driver and automotive engineer Louis Chevrolet
co-founded the Chevrolet Motor Car Company with William
C. Durant (ousted founder of General Motors for 5 years)
and investment partners
NOT an investment partner?
- William Little (maker of the Little automobile)
- Dr. Edwin R. Campbell (son-in-law of Durant)
- R. S. McLaughlin of Canada.
- Ray Mallock
2) Actual design work for the first
Chevy, the costly , was drawn up by Etienne Planche,
following instructions from Louis. The first C prototype
was ready months before Chevrolet was actually
WHAT was the name of the
- Series C Classic Six
- Series H
- Series L
- European Flair
3) The Chevrolet Bowtie has been one
of the World’s most recognized trademarks since 1917,
when Louis Chevrolet first introduced the symbol.
4) WHEN did, after Louis Chevrolet had
differences with Durant over design, sell Durant his
share in the company.
5) In 1917, WHAT is
NOT a location of a
- New York City; Tarrytown, N.Y.
- Flint, Michigan
- Clarksburg, West Virginia
- Oshawa, Ontario
6) In 1933 Chevrolet launched a new
model, which was advertised in the United States as the
cheapest six-cylinder car on sale.
What was the model known
- Standard Six
- Chevrolet Cummings
- Super V8
- Chevrolet Everyday
7) In 1957 Chevy introduced its
first fuel-injected engine, the Rochester Ramjet option
on Corvette and passenger cars, priced at $484.
What is $484 in
8) The basic Chevrolet small-block
V-8 design has remained in continuous production since
its debut in 1955, longer than any other mass-produced
engine in the world, although current versions share few
if any parts interchangeable with the original.
9) WHAT rear-mounted air-cooled engine model
was introduced in 1960?
10) HOW many of every ten cars sold in the
United States was a Chevrolet in 1963?