By on January 8, 2018

2000 Chevrolet Metro in Colorado wrecking yard, RH front view - ©2017 Murilee Martin - The Truth About Cars
Starting with the Chevrolet Sprint in 1985, General Motors sold rebadged versions of the Suzuki Cultus all the way through the 2001 model year. For the 1989 through 1997 model years, these cars were sold as Geo Metros; after the demise of the Geo brand, they became Chevrolets.

Unlike most miserable econoboxes, the Metro’s decades-long reputation for frugality has kept it on the road for longer than most of its competition, and 21st-century examples are very rare in wrecking yards. Here’s one in a Denver self-service yard. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • sgeffe: Good points. It just always seems that the Altima was always in the same boat as the Camcord (and still is)....
  • sgeffe: All the Toyota Hybrids of that era are the definition of bulletproof! As I recall, Prius cabs nailing 400k...
  • ajla: This feels a bit like “I drank out of a garden hose and I turned out fine!” from the graying...
  • slavuta: didn’t it have chain. Hondas have belts
  • sgeffe: Yes, 2006-7, after the mid-cycle refresh. Rare as hen’s teeth!

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