Variety in style, richness in features, excellence in handling, superb in performance ? these are few of the adjectives that are apt to describe GM cars. GM has a track record of manufacturing trucks and cars in sync with the latest technology developments and in preference to the people?s tastes. To know more about the company including its worldwide operations, you can visit the GM India corporate site. The Chevrolet brand is GM?s identity in India. This brand by GM hems in Spark, Optra, Aveo, Aveo U-VA, Cruze, Tavera, Captiva, and Beat. You can take a pictorial tour of each of these cars, know about the ex-showroom prices, send an enquiry for a test drive, read reviews posted by users, and more at the GM India corporate site.
The Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LT has been deemed the family car; this five door low-budget hatchback can accommodate five people comfortably. The high sales record corroborates the popularity of the Spark. The warranty of 3 years/100000 km (whichever is earlier) that it comes with, negligible maintenance costs and fuel efficiency have added to the sales factor. The acceleration and speed of the Chevrolet Spark is unmatched. Powered with the 1.0L, 995cc petrol engine and supported by the new S-Tec (Smart-Tec) technology, the torque and power are maximized facilitating you to drive smoothly even in the congested city traffic. You can easily increase the speed over the 100 kmph mark in 15.1 seconds; even at a top speed of 153kmph, your car won?t vibrate. The Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LT is well appreciated for its fuel efficiency. It delivers a mileage of 12 kmpl on city roads and 16 kmpl on highways.
The advanced safety features in the Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LT ensure the safety of driver, the passengers and even pedestrians. You can experience a smooth stop of the car using its ABS (Antilock Brake System) and Ventilated Disc Brakes ? no skidding even when the brakes are applied hard on wet road. The passenger cabin being made of high-strength steel with the front end design
being engineered as per European regulations on pedestrian safety, you gain an extra advantage.Another uniqueness in the Spark is the use of Tailor-Welded Blanks for improved side protection; this feature is otherwise used in only high segment cars. Some of the striking features in the Chevrolet Spark are front windshield top band, front fog lamps, mudguards, rear spoiler, fabric
seat covers, and the list goes on.
The Chevrolet Optra LT and Chevrolet Optra 1.6 are GM?s other best selling cars. The sedan is outfitted with a (Turbocharged Common Rail Direct Injection) type diesel engine delivering a power of 120PS @ 3000 rpm. Additional advantage is the extra space for sitting and luggage besides easy adjustable seating capacity. Features worth mentioning in both the Chevrolet Optra LT and Chevrolet Optra 1.6 are All Wheel Independent Suspension (AWIS) system for smooth rides, power steering, power windows, ABS system along with XPRO protection system for easy braking,central locking, etc.