Posts Tagged ‘cars in india’


Chevrolet in India is a remarkable Car Manufacturing Company

May 3, 2009
Chevrolet India

Chevrolet India

Chevrolet is one such car manufacturing company that presents excellent features with durable performance in all its car models. Be it a small segment car or a luxury sedan or an SUV, you have the chance to explore the brilliance of Chevrolet India. It is a brand name that is registered under its parent company, General Motors. This brand name came into being by an experiment at the Detroit garage by William Durant and Louis Chevrolet. The latter designed a car for the public appearance with his surname as the brand name. Since then, Chevrolet brand has manufactured a lot of cars with excellent inputs in them. From small-sized car to middle level, SUV and luxury, Chevrolet has manufactured cars for every individual.

Chevrolet came to India in 1928 and established their first office in Mumbai. It was the first car manufacturing company to set up an assembly plant in Sewree, Greater Mumbai. Chevrolet in India became as one of the most renowned and trustworthy car manufacturing company. From time to time, it has adopted latest and advanced technologies in the car models to suit the increasing demands of the car enthusiasts. If you are willing to check out the information about this brand name and its parent company; then, Chevrolet India website is extremely helpful for you. Apart from this information, you can also see the details of their car models and the related specifications. In fact, one can also book their favorite model through this website, on not having time to visit showroom.


Chevy Aveo is the Comfort and Style on Wheels

April 9, 2009
Chevrolet Aveo India

Chevrolet Aveo India

Chevrolet series of all car models have been liked by everyone, who have bought and the one that plan to buy. The reason behind this success rate is that the GM people have been dedicated towards providing excellence with comfort and style to its customers in their car models. They have been incorporating some of the most technically advanced facilities in the cars, so that they driving may become easier and safer. One such car model, out their treasure of stylish cars, is chevy aveo. It has been designed in the category of luxury cars and has everything that a car lover would expect. In fact, performance and fuel efficiency makes the base of this car. On an average, it gives an overall mileage of over 15 kmpl on highways.

Chevrolet Aveo comes in 3 variants – Aveo 1.4, Aveo 1.4 LS and Aveo 1.6 LT. if you are willing to enjoy your drive and have fun with friends; then, the rear arm rest with cup holders can be useful to you. All of you can enjoy your cold drinks while driving and can keep small things to eat also. Apart from that, security was also a special concern while manufacturing this car. The air bags, 5 MPH impact proof bumpers and anti-lock braking system enables you to have a safe drive and all of them protects you in times of mishap. Along with these excellent features, aveo India also offers ample leg space for a relaxed drive. On an average, with Chevy Aveo, you can be just yourself.


Small Cars in India

March 11, 2009

The begining of the small cars in india with the launch of Maruti 800 which was a joint venture between Government of India and Suzuki Motors Corporation. And in no time it became the first choice of most of the families in India. Next to join the band wagon was South Korean company Hyundai which launched its Santro in 1998, followed by another Korean car maker Daewoo that launched Matiz. By the year 1999 Tata group launched their first car Indica. Italian company Fiat also joined the league of small car manufacturers with the launch of Palio Stile.

After General Motors over took Daewoo, General Motors India entered the small car market with the launch of its much awaited mini car – The Chevrolet Spark. The entry of Chevrolet Spark has intensified the competition in the small segment. Chevrolet Spark offers better value for money proposition than its closest competitor Maruti Zen Estilo. With its new design Spark looks more contemporary. The latest introduction in this segment has been Hyundai i10 which was launched in November last year. However, the car that is going to bring about a revolution in the small car segment is Tata’s 1-lakh car Nano which due for launch in the third quarter of the next fiscal. The Tata Nano was showcased in the 9th Auto Expo in New Delhi this year which received an overwhelming response by people at large. Tata is also going to launch its new Indica shortly.


Chevrolet optra ricks on the road

February 13, 2009

Chevrolet optra is the latest trend setter in the market, which is launched by General Motors. The manufacturers of this car need no introduction because they have proven their worth with the quality of product line. Chevrolet is not just a car; it is the style and luxury on wheels that attracts onlookers. General Motors have always manufactured a benchmark in cars and they know ways to keep pace with the increasing demand of luxury in the market. They are also aware of the kind of Indian roads and the technology that would best suit them.

 With features like electric sunroof, wooden panel, tubeless tires, automatic air conditioning system, height adjustable driver seat, rear spoiler and metallic colors are the plus point of optra India. This car has created a rage in the market and has been liked by everyone. After all, General Motors know what is expected out of them and what they have to deliver to their niche customers. Chevrolet optra is available in 5 models – 1.6 elite, 1.6 LS Elite, 1.6LT Royale, 1.8 LT and 1.8 LT AT. These cars are designed with the intention of providing every possible comfort to the driver and seaters.


Popular Chevrolet Cars

November 21, 2008

General Motors launches its cars in India under the brand name of Chevrolet. General Motors cars in India have touched the new heights under the Chevrolet name. Tavera is one of the Chevrolet products. Tavera due to its better space and average is more reliable to the buyers as compare to the other cars in its class. The Tavera comes with the assurance of low maintenance and running costs. Tavera have 2.5L Direct Injection Turbo Diesel with 2499cc powerful engine which gives the mileage of 14 kmpl. Tavera can touch 60kmph in 9.09 seconds and 23.36 seconds to hit the 100kmph mark

After the powerful MUV of Chevrolet, it’s now the turn of its first small car in India ‘Spark’. Spark was launched in April 2007 and was one of the most awaited cars. The Spark has evolved from where Daewoo Matiz left, the design of Spark is much contemporary. The interiors of the car have been given a distinct look and the console panel is positioned in the middle of the dashboard. The steering is light for city use and makes the car easy to drive in and around the city and to park it as well. Seats of spark are supportive and one of the most comfortable in its class. Spark is powered with the 995 cc engine which provides with the top speed of 161km/hr. It reaches 100km/hr with in 13.6 seconds and gives a decent average of 14.7kmpl.

Aveo U-VA is another gem in the Chevrolet crown. Aveo U-VA falls into the category of mid-sized sedan. As per the fuel efficiency figure are on the better half of the petro meter. It’s a its combination of modern Italian design, generous list of features and roomy interiors, the stylish and incredibly spacious five-door premium hatchback sets a new benchmark in its segment in terms of product attributes. The Aveo U-VA shares a common platform with the Chevrolet Aveo, which was introduced in India earlier this year. Aveo U-VA got power from 1150cc engine and provides the average of 11.5kmpl.


Chevvy Cars in India

November 19, 2008

Chevrolet Captiva is the latest offering from General Motors India which is on road now. The state-of-the art SUV was introduced to the Indian consumers in the 9th Auto Expo in New Delhi this year. The seven-seater Captiva comes with a 2.0 litre diesel engine. With its smart, sporty and trendy look, Captiva has been receiving rave reviews from all across.  The Captiva has been a winner in South Africa, Venezuela, Colombia and Middle-East, and now, and it has witnessed a promising start in the Indian subcontinent as well.

General Motors has been a forerunner in bringing world class cars to the Indian consumer over last couple of years. GM India introduced Chevrolet Spark’ – a refurbished version of Daewoo’s ‘Matiz’ in mid 2007. Chevrolet Spark’s best in the class fuel efficiency and enhanced safety features led GM India throw serious competition to the existing players in the small car segment.

Aveo and Aveo U-VA are the two other Chevrolet cars that are making serious in roads in India. The Aveo U-VA, a premium hatchback from General Motors is a combination of modern Italian design, generous list of features and roomy interiors. It’s stylish and incredibly spacious five-door set a new benchmark in its segment in terms of product attributes. The Aveo U-VA delivers class-leading fuel efficiency with excellent drivability.

The Chevrolet Optra Magnum – a TCDi diesel sedan in the premium car segment – comes with a 2.0-litre TCDi engine that utilizes second-generation common rail technology. The Optra Magnum boasts additional technological innovations like a dual mass flywheel, which significantly reduces vibration while idling, and a balanced shaft module, which ensures refined and smooth engine operation. The Optra Magnum is faster and more powerful than most of the petrol driven cars currently on the market.


Chevrolet Optra Features

March 12, 2008

When General Motors launched Optra Magnum in India, became the third location after Europe and Korea where it has been launched. It is the first diesel car launched by General Motors in India. Magnum competes with Skoda Octavia, Toyota Corolla and Hyundai Elantra. Magnum is powered by 1991 cc TCDi engine which gives 119 bhp at 3000rpm. Ventilated disc brakes in the front and disc brakes at the rear provides powerful breaking power. Magnum boasts additional technological innovations like a dual mass flywheel, which significantly reduces vibration while idling, and a balanced shaft module, which ensures refined and smooth engine operation.  It also helps improve NVH, as less energy is lost due to vibrating parts.

Magnum touches 60 kmph comes in 5.06 seconds, which is faster than the Octavia by 0.6 seconds approximately. 100 kmph comes up in 9.84 seconds, which is a significant three and a half seconds faster than the Octavia. The special feature of Chevrolet Optra Magnum is the scratch proof bumper on the outside and the dual airbags. This feature ensures safety in and outside Optra Magnum. The advanced X-PRO safety system with ABS make sure that the magnum stays stable even under hard braking, ensuring a smooth stop.