Sub-Compact Survivor: 1985 Chevrolet Chevette

The Chevy Chevette was the more conventional successor to the company’s troubled Vega sub-compact. It ran for 12 model years, spanning 1976-87, and would see production reach 2.8 million units in the process. The seller of this 1985 edition… more»

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Sandpiper Special: 1977 Chevrolet Chevette

“An uninspired dog cart” is how Jean Lindamood Jennings described a Chevette in Car and Driver magazine many years ago. Another pundit at that august publication referred to the oft-maligned sub-compact as a “bleedin’ garden tractor”. No respect. Nevertheless,… more»

25k Mile Granny’s Car: 1980 Chevrolet Chevette

This snow-white, low-mile 1980 Chevrolet Chevette has just over 25,000 miles on it and it was a “granny’s car”, according to the seller. They have it listed here on craigslist in Westminster, Maryland and they’re asking $3,000 or best… more»

Something Different: 1983 Chevrolet Chevette

Some custom paint jobs can be more interesting than others, and the one applied to this 1983 Chevette, certainly qualifies as interesting…and probably a bit aspirational as well. Normally reserved for a 1969 Dodge Charger, the owner has decided… more»

Stock Or Sleeper: 1979 Chevrolet Chevette

This is an interesting little vehicle. What looks like a very stock 1979 Chevrolet Chevette is not quite exactly what it appears. This car is a sleeper at its finest. It is located in Troy, Kansas. The seller would… more»

25k Mile 1987 Chevrolet Chevette CS

Chevettes were built for economy and meant to be driven until the wheels fell off. That’s what happened to most, so imagine our surprise when we stumbled upon this beauty! A Chevette seems like a strange one to stash… more»

44k Mile Survivor: 1978 Chevrolet Chevette

It’s not hard to find low-mileage Corvettes, but when was the last time you saw a low-mileage Chevette? Heck, when was the last time you even saw a Chevette? That’s because they were meant to be cheap commuter cars,… more»

Unlikely Survivor: 39K Mile 1980 Chevrolet Chevette

Can there be too many Chevettes? I argue that no, there can not be too many Chevettes, or Yugos, or Gremlins, or any other small and unusual vehicles. Any vehicle that’s this old – and 1980 isn’t even that… more»

Fancy Canadian: 1986 Chevrolet Chevette CS

It’s always fun to look at cars like this 1986 Chevrolet Chevette CS to see just how far things have come with automakers. And, to see what people accepted in this era. This example can be found here on… more»

43k-Mile Survivor: 1987 Chevrolet Chevette CS

While there are plenty of beautiful and unique rides that are featured here on this website, it’s sometimes fun to change gears a bit. With that being said, there’s no doubt that fans of muscle cars and other collectible… more»

Cheap Rent: 1977 Chevrolet Chevette Scooter

Base model cars sometimes aren’t the most desirable, collector-wise, but when they’re as nice looking as this 1977 Chevrolet Chevette Scooter is, all bets are off. And, I know, “nice looking” is a very subjective term. This nice looking… more»

Painted Lady: 1976 Pontiac Acadian Woody

A rebadged Chevette wearing the Pontiac name and woodgrain sides in one of the world’s most beautiful cities? Oui, merci beaucoup! It all comes together in the form of this 1976 Pontiac Acadian found here on eBay in Quebec… more»

31K Miles: 1984 Chevrolet Chevette CS

According to AutoWeek, “Project 1865” was the code name for the new Chevette which was intended to be GM’s first world car. Both of those things are hard to wrap our heads around now. This 1984 Chevrolet Chevette CS… more»

1976 Chevrolet Chevette Survivor

While doing the preliminary rundown of a car before I write, I noticed that this 1976 Chevrolet Chevette was causing my brain quite a stir and making me question my view on automobiles. To start, the $1,525 is actually… more»