View Full Version : Chevrolet HHR

12-16-2004, 09:44 PM
old thread:<br><A HREF="http://carspyshots.proboards2.com/index.cgi?board=spy&action=display&num=1060283032" TARGET="_blank">http://carspyshots.proboards2....83032</A><p><TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>J.B.</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><br><IMG SRC="http://autoweek.com/images/articles/100513" BORDER="0"><p><b>Chevy's new 2006 HHR is a throwback to post-World War II ute</b><p><i>CHEVROLET¬ĚS SECOND STAB at the retro-cute market arrives next year in the form of the 2006 HHR. These HHR spy shots arrived at about the same time as sales figures for the far more expensive SSR pickup revealed that Chevy¬Ěs initial retro offering is suffering through a brutal sales slump. As of June GM had sold 5442 SSRs, or about one-third of planned annual production, and had a six-month supply on hand.<p>Next comes HHR, which seems to be a name in keeping with the SSR family (SSR stands for Super Sport Roadster), but it just stands for Heritage High Roof.<br></i><p><IMG SRC="http://autoweek.com/files/weekart/2004/0802/chevyhhrfront2.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><i>Piggybacking on the successful formula pioneered by the Chrysler PT Cruiser, HHR carries retro styling cues, in this case from the 1949 Chevrolet Suburban, built on an existing small-car chassis. The underpinnings are from the new Chevy Cobalt. Also like the PT, the HHR power comes from an economical 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, the one that produces 170 hp in the Cobalt. Naturally, this Suburban throwback/PT clone comes with a flat load floor and utilitarian cargo space with flat-folding rear seats.<p>Production starts a year from now, with sales beginning in 2005. GM initially projected sales of 100,000 HHRs annually, but that might be tempered a year from now depending on how many SSRs are still on the lot.<br></i><p><IMG SRC="http://autoweek.com/files/weekart/2004/0802/chevyhhrrear.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://autoweek.com/files/weekart/2004/0802/chevyhhrfront3.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>Source: <A HREF="http://www.AutoWeek.com" TARGET="_blank">http://www.AutoWeek.com</A><br></TD></TR></TABLE><p><IMG SRC="http://speed.supercars.net/boardpics/2004-6-25/2461323-SmilinGoata.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://speed.supercars.net/boardpics/2004-6-25/2461323-SmilinGoatb.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>Continue the discussion here.

01-07-2005, 05:35 AM
well,i guess the front design is similiar to Chrysler PT Cruiser. Whatever is it.. i suggest that this car should be the next London Taxi Cab.. nice what?? :D

01-07-2005, 06:09 AM
The car is releasing to us at the LA Auto Show, as we speak.<p>Please visit this thread in the new cars section for full discussions <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beigesmilewinkgrin.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><A HREF="http://www.carspyshots.net/zerothread?id=12845" TARGET="_blank">http://www.carspyshots.net/zerothread?id=12845</A>