Chevy, Sega, Sonic

This is the 2012 Chevrolet Sonic: It will go into production next year at the GM Orion Assembly Center in southeastern Michigan, a plant that received a $545-million investment to upgrade the plant for the production of the vehicle.

This is the 2012 Chevrolet Sonic:

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It will go into production next year at the GM Orion Assembly Center in southeastern Michigan, a plant that received a $545-million investment to upgrade the plant for the production of the vehicle.

This is Sonic the Hedgehog, developed by Sega:

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Perhaps that wily figure continues to have greater resonance in other parts of the world because the Chevy Sonic will be known in some 50 countries other than the U.S., Canada, and Mexico as the Aveo.