Detroit motor show 2009 - Chevrolet Cruze
11 January 2009
The potential Ford Focus or Hyundai i30 rival is hugely significant for cash-strapped Chevrolet because it is the company's first car that will go on sale across the world.
As a result, it's received a lot of investment, and the company proudly boasts of it ushering in a new era of quality.
The five-seat saloon will initially be offered with a 104bhp 1.6-litre petrol engine or a 148bhp 2.0-litre diesel.
Later on 124bhp1.8-litre petrol and 2.0-litre diesel engines will be added to the line-up.
Prices haven't been released, but them to start at around £11,000.