Weather Updates

Chevrolet introduces two concept coupes at Detroit auto show

Photos: Scenes from the Detroit auto show
Article Extras
Story Image

Updated: January 9, 2012 9:11PM

Chevrolet introduced two hot concept coupes at the 2012 North American International Auto Show targeting next-generation buyers.

The Code 130R, is a four-seat coupe (resembling a BMW 1 Series), featuring “heritage performance-inspired” styling, turbocharged engine and rear-wheel drive.

The second concept -- the three-door Tru 140S -- is a front-wheel-drive, “affordable exotic” (think Lambo Gallardo), four-seat sporty coupe. The Tru 140S is based on the the Chevrolet Cruze platform and the Chevrolet Volt electric vehicle with extended range.

Both cars if produced, would have approximately 150 horsepower, comfortably seat four, feature innovative storage, WiFi, smart phone integration, heads-up display and Chevrolet MyLink. Retail MSRP’s would target the low $20,000 range.

© 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be copied or distributed without permission. For more information about reprints and permissions, visit To order a reprint of this article, click here.