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Happy birthday, Chevrolet! The classic car brand, owned by General Motors since 1918, officially turns 100 years old today. There's even a Twitter hashtag of #Chevy100 lighting up the social network. Chevrolet is also answering questions by video on its YouTube page.
To celebrate the century of the Chevy, let's turn to a classic Chevrolet commercial touting the many wonders of the 1940 car.
I'd also note that at least one Chevrolet fan is creating mayhem out there on the Internet. The Chevrolet Wikipedia page had, at least for a little while this afternoon, been edited to include the following second paragraph under the "History" section: "Chevrolet is better than Ford and Dodge. Period. No question about it. Get it, got it, good."
Perhaps? Somehow I doubt there's a specific linked source backing up that assertion though
Chevrolet has created its own centennial tribute, "100 Years of Chevrolet," which you can see here: