Becca owns a Geo Metro, and apart from one engine explosion, has served us both faithfully. But gas guzzling SUV-craving Americans drove the Metro off the face of America in 2001. However, the car has caught on in Mexico. First marketed as the Opel Corsa, the direct descendant of the Metro now bears the ridiculous name of Chevrolet Chevy. And the Mexicans love tricking out their Chevys.