1 January 1970
GM Uzbekistan joint venture has commenced with production of Chevrolet Cobalt sedan. The car is fitted with 1.5-liter 106 hp engine and the five-speed manual gearbox. The car sales in Russia are scheduled to start at the beginning of 2013, however neither the prices nor specifications have been disclosed yet. The planned yearly output of Chevrolet Cobalt cars made in Uzbekistan will be up to 125.000 units.