The Basics of Gold Chevrolet Truck and Car Badges
The emblem on a Chevrolet lets other people quickly and easily identify your vehicle. If your emblem fell off or got damaged in a crash, fixing it will help to restore the appearance of your Chevy. A variety of these emblems can be found in this eBay category.How do you decide on a Chevrolet car badge?
With all the different car badges available on eBay, finding the perfect gold car emblem for your Chevrolet is easy. All you need to do is follow these steps:
- Pick a style - There are many shapes and designs to pick from when shopping for a new emblem.
- Check the size - Read the item description carefully to make sure it will fit on your vehicle.
- Decide on the badge?s condition - Are you fine with having slight scratches or wear on the emblem, or do you want it to look brand new?
- Choose between OEM and aftermarket - Think about whether you want an emblem made by the company or one produced by another manufacturer.
Over the years, the official emblem for Chevrolet vehicles has changed several times, and different vehicles have different designs. There are too many to list altogether, but the most common designs you can find on eBay can be classified according to the decade they were originally released.
- 1970s: This version was very short and wide with a raised silver edge around the gold emblem.
- 1980s: In the 1980s, the horizontal arms were shortened to create a squarer shape, and the outline was flattened.
- 1990s: This style had a raised line running down the middle, and the gold color was much warmer.
- 2000s: Starting in the 2000s, the car badge got a thinner outline and a lighter silver-gold color.
- 2010s: The silver outlining the gold became a little thicker and more angled, and the emblems overall width was increased again.
The majority of gold emblems produced by Chevrolet are shaped like a classic bowtie, but you do have some other options. Antique versions may just say the brand name in a script font instead of including a bowtie shape. Some of the brands standout car models, like Camaros and Silverados, have their own unique car badge that incorporates the gold color while having a different appearance.Content provided for informational purposes only. eBay is not affiliated with or endorsed by Chevrolet.