Chevrolet Canada

Chevrolet Canada

October 06, 2010 12:00 ET

Chevrolet Canada: Don't Just Drive. CRUZE!

- Be among the "First to Cruze" and receive your choice of no-charge packages:

-- CRUZECONNECT - Unlock your doors, start your vehicle, and access important vehicle information all remotely using the OnStar MyLink mobile app and the included iPad™, or

-- CRUZECOVERED - Ready your Cruze for Canadian winter driving with no-charge winter tires

OSHAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 6, 2010) - At a starting price of just $14,995, the all-new Chevrolet Cruze aims to change the way Canadians look at compact cars. And now, whether you're a tech-savvy consumer who appreciates the latest in mobile technologies, or someone who wants the ultimate in winter safety protection, Chevrolet's First to Cruze program delivers even greater value.

Eligible retail customers who place a sold order or take delivery of a 2011 Chevrolet Cruze on or before January 10, 2011, will receive their choice of one of two special packages: CRUZECONNECT or CRUZECOVERED.


Cruze will offer the industry's first-ever mobile applications through OnStar which will allow customers to interact with their vehicle through select smartphones or other devices that connect to the internet, such as the Apple iPad. Unlock your doors, start your vehicle, and access important vehicle information all remotely using the OnStar MyLink mobile app and the included 16GB, Wi-Fi-enabled Apple iPad.


With traction control, ABS, Stabilitrak, and 10 airbags all standard, Cruze is designed for optimal safety protection. Building on this impressive suite of safety features, Chevrolet will provide customers who choose CRUZECOVERED with no charge winter tires, making it an ideal protection package for Canadian winters.

"A proven success in over 60 countries around the globe, Cruze is designed to deliver the segment-leading attributes most important to compact car customers," said Marc Comeau, vice president of sales, service, and marketing for Chevrolet Canada. "Cruze offers Canadians more for their money than any other compact car competitor, and our First to Cruze program takes that value to unmatched levels."

Cruze is expected to deliver best in class* fuel consumption, class-exclusive 10 airbags, and the Best Coverage in Canada. With two sophisticated and highly efficient 4-cylinder engines, both paired with 6-speed transmissions, Cruze also offers a fun, responsive and refined driving experience.

About Chevrolet in Canada

Chevrolet is a global automotive brand, with annual sales of about 3.5 million vehicles in more than 130 countries. Chevrolet provides consumers with fuel-efficient, safe and reliable vehicles that deliver high quality, expressive design, spirited performance and value. With fuel solutions ranging from gas-friendly to gas-free, Chevrolet is one of Canada's best-selling automotive brands with an extensive portfolio that includes: iconic performance cars, such as Corvette and Camaro; dependable, long lasting pickups and SUVs, such as Silverado and Suburban; and award-winning passenger cars and crossovers, such as Malibu, Equinox and Traverse and a host of new, smaller, highly fuel efficient models to come including the Cruze compact car (October 2010) and the game-changing Volt electric vehicle (Summer 2011). Most new Chevrolet models offer OnStar safety, security, and convenience technologies including OnStar Hands-Free Calling, Automatic Crash Response, and Stolen Vehicle Slowdown. More information regarding Chevrolet models, fuel solutions, and OnStar availability can be found at or join the conversation at

*Estimated fuel consumption for Cruze Eco model with 6-speed manual transmission – based on preliminary GM testing in accordance with approved Transport Canada test methods. Cruze Eco begins production November 2010.

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