GM Daewoo Matiz Creative Sparks The Imagination

Daewoo unveiled the Matiz Creative today and, if it looks familiar, it's because this is the Korean version of the Chevy Spark. It goes on sale this September with a 69 HP four-banger good for 40 MPG. [Green Car Congress] » 8/19/09 11:00am 8/19/09 11:00am

Tiny Chevy Matiz Swallows A 550 HP Corvette Z06 LS7 Engine

Fourdin Auto Sport took a European-market Chevrolet Matiz and swapped in a Corvette Z06 LS7 to the tune of 550 HP. This just might have to be our WTF engine swap of the day. » 2/03/09 10:00am 2/03/09 10:00am

The Greeks Get That Bikinis Are The Key To Selling Econoboxes

Though fairly pedestrian by most standards, this humorous Greek ad for the Chevrolet Matiz hatchback is, by American carmaker standards, too hot for TV. It's just a girl in a bikini suggestively washing a car, but the implication of sex means running afoul of any number of conservative family groups that get a hard-on… » 3/24/08 11:15am 3/24/08 11:15am