In news you really didn’t need, the first Chevette (a Vauxhall) rolled off the line on February 10th, 1975 at Vauxhall’s Luton plant. US Chevette production would begin in the fall of ‘75, and quickly become the enthusiasts choice for four #$@!ing wheels and a seat, thanks to rear wheel drive and a semi-decent suspension setup. Also you could tell your friends you had a ‘vette.