Date: Thu, 09 Jun 2005 11:29:56 GMT
From: Saab Guy <>
Subject: Re: Anyone going to the Saab Festival in Sweden next week?

On Wed, 08 Jun 2005 20:56:50 GMT Paul Halliday <> wrote: > in article, Saab Guy at > wrote on 07/06/2005 15:51: >=20 > >=20 > > Anyone in here going to the Saab Festival in Sweden next week? > >=20 > > >=20 > I've just read this on another newsgroup. There are rumours that the > festival will be used to formally close SAAB production in Trollh=E4ttan = ... > Looks like you lucky SAABers will get a first look at the new Chevvy. >=20 > Just to wind you guys up ... I'm just jealous I'm not going, that's all :) >=20 >=20 > For immediate release Thursday 9 June 2005 > =20 > ALOHA! CELEBRITY LOVE ISLAND STAR ARRIVES IN SHOWROOMS > - Celebrate the new Matiz launch with a =A3500 upgrade > =20 > The wait is finally over! Come in and say 'aloha' to your local > Chevrolet retailer on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 June and help celebrate > the arrival of the real star of ITV's Celebrity Love Island - the all > new Chevrolet Matiz at its debut in Britain's showrooms. > Every customer placing an order for a Matiz 0.8S on Saturday 18 or > Sunday 19 June will receive a free upgrade to the 1.0SE - that's a > saving of =A3500! In addition customers who visit a Chevrolet retailer > over the launch weekend could be in the running to win a fabulous new > Matiz in a special competition. > The new Chevrolet Matiz could well become the cheapest car to run in the > UK. Priced from just =A36,095 on the road, the cheeky Matiz comes complete > with three years' free servicing, the lowest annual vehicle excise duty, > up to 67mpg on out-of-town journeys and insurance starts at group 1. > That takes some beating! > A simple range but all great value > There are three models available in the new Chevrolet Matiz line-up - S, > SE and SX. The smaller 0.8 litre engine comes in the entry level S > model; this is priced at =A36,095. The 1.0 litre engine, ideal for those > who make slightly longer journeys or spend a little time on the > motorway, is more powerful yet still frugal. This engine comes in SE and > SX models where 'big car' features such as air-conditioning, electric > rear windows and alloy wheels are included. The 1.0SE is priced at > =A36,595 (air-conditioning costs =A3400 more on this model) and the fully > equipped 1.0SX is =A37,695. Insurance ratings are 1 for the 0.8S, 2 for > the 1.0SE and 3 for the 1.0SX. > We've got lots to see and do and even some giveaways for the kids, so > for your nearest retailer please go to or call 0800 > 666222 for further information. > Notes to Editors > Chevrolet is the global value brand of General Motors, the world's > largest car manufacturer. The brand sells in 90 countries across the > globe with a new Chevrolet sold every 16 seconds. A record 175 million > have been sold since the brand was founded in 1911. Chevrolet has been > relatively unknown in Europe but now its comprehensive model line up of > value for money cars is available in all markets. > All Chevrolet products benefit from Chevrolet's peace of mind package, > with three years' free servicing, three years' comprehensive warranty > and three years' AA Total recovery service.=20 >=20 Paul, I am bringing my Video Camera, so I could make the videos from the event av= ailable to everyone here. SaabGuy

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