Aggressive cues, including fender flares and motorcycle-inspired round headlamps, are blended with global design cues - a dual-element grille and round taillamps - for a design instantly recognizable as Chevrolet. High-strength steels ensure stiff body structure More than 60 percent of the body structure, as well as the six-point-mounted engine cradle, use high-strength steel. Especially nice are available hands-free phone and navigation. Engineers have also reduced the risk of injuries to the lower extremities by equipping the new Chevrolet Aveo with a releasable pedal assembly. It flows from the dash into the doors. The switch from the Opel-sourced Corsa was criticized, given the Kalos' lower safety performance.
Long-term testing covered nearly 2. A sharply forward-swept shoulder line extends from the upper rear corner of the greenhouse to the front wheel arches. All body styles meet North American and European size classifications. All Kalos iterations featured high seating within a relatively narrow, short and high-roofed body that combined a long wheelbase with short front 81 cm or 32 in and rear 49 cm or 19 in, hatchback overhangs to maximize the outward visibility, interior space and maneuverability for the vehicle's footprint. In Europe, the car will be available with a number of small, fuel-efficient four-cylinder gasoline and diesel engines. Incorporation of the radio antenna into the rear glass and extensive wind tunnel testing helped reduce the coefficient of drag from 0.
Chevrolet Sonic Chevrolet displayed the all-new 2012 Sonic at the 2011 North American International Auto Show. An upscale, sleek presence for the Chevrolet Aveo Sedan The Chevrolet Aveo sedan shares the hatchback's purposeful, swift look, but features a number of characteristics that contribute to a more upscale, mature appearance. Therefore, a greater clearance between the hood and its relating hinge structure and the engine block has been allowed for in the new Chevrolet Aveo. Chevrolet Sonic's body structure is designed to be one of the stiffest in the segment. Occupant safety is therefore an overriding objective for automotive engineers.
The instrument cluster carries forward the motorcycle-inspired theme introduced by the vehicle's exterior. This comfortable affordable small car provides ample amounts of legroom and headroom. Chevrolet has worked for years to minimize enviromental impact, and the Aveo's carbon footprint is rated at. The hatchback's taillamps have no lens cover and play harmoniously with the vehicle's front-end design. It can also be ordered with an upgraded audio system and leatherette seating. All models feature a McPherson strut front suspension with coil springs, stabilizer bar and side-load-compensated front strut modules. Interior Design A small car with great performance and handling and a distinct, youthful appearance, the new Aveo also challenges competitors with a stylish, user-friendly passenger cabin.
This stiff foundation ensures exceptional balance, smoothness and a quieter ride. Lower cooling water temperature adds to enhanced fuel efficiency thanks to less friction and heat loss through block and cylinder walls. Buyers will have a choice of two gasoline engines: a 1. City mileage ratings with the automatic are 25 mpg. The Barina sold in Australia and New Zealand was sourced from South Korea and available only with the 1. Delivery of the 4-door sedan started in late of July 2012, and the hatchback followed in August 2012.
Its redesigned engine line-up comprises three petrol and a diesel engine. Interiors feature a circular motif throughout. The Ravon Nexia R3 is available with the 1. The Kalos was sold in three and four available body styles: a 4-door sedan and 5-door hatchback from the beginning of production in 2002, and a 3-door hatchback available in certain European markets beginning in 2005. Our best Fiesta gets an arguable 40 mpg on the highway. It includes Flat White body colour with Torch Red accents, a more aggressive ground effects package, unique grille, rear spoiler and graphics package, Z-Spec concept 18-inch wheels, a re-trimmed interior with Z-Spec sport pedal kit, Z-Spec sport shift knob and a flat-bottom steering wheel, custom racing seats with the Z-Spec logo. The tagline from the very first advertisements was 'It's beautiful — Hi! Aveo is fun to drive and to look at.
It comes equipped with several features and plenty of space for an remarkably enjoyable ride. The red lens leads the eye to the white lens reverse lights. As a result, the final star of the adult occupant rating is struck through. A possible collision of the car with pedestrians was also on the mind of the safety engineers who collaborated in the design of the Chevrolet Aveo. A more forward-positioned cowl line and the Chevrolet Aveo's sharply inclined windshield result in a bold, aerodynamic expression.
A variety of connectivity features enhance the driving experience. The width dimension at 1735mm does not meet regulations set forth by the Japanese Government. It featured the Aveo descending the Twin Peaks of San Francisco and making an airborne leap highly reminiscent of Steve McQueen's in the movie , before boarding the car carrier. Although sporting a similar front end style, it is not directly related to the , since it shares the overall underpinnings with the Sonic, while the Agile is derived from the considerably older , from 1993. The grille was made all new, making similar to the 2005—2008 , but 2004—2006 models got the chrome bar running in the grille, similar to that of the 2000—2003 the Chevrolet logo color was changed from blue to tan. Its interior craftsmanship and refinements are designed to engage passengers with everything they see, touch or hear.
All wheels feature Chevrolet's five-spoke design and are available in the following sizes and styles: 15-inch steel and alloy, as well as 16-inch and 17-inch alloy. Production model includes a choice of six-speed manual or automatic transmission. In order to ensure responsive handling, engineers developed an all-new chassis for the Aveo that is among the most rigid in its segment. Under the hood, too, Aveo offers value for money, refinement, and above all, impressive fuel economy. It included Z-Spec ground effects, a spoiler, unique grille and graphics package, Torch Red body colour, Z-Spec concept 18-inch wheels, Cobalt Red cabin features perforated black suede seat inserts, a Z-Spec sport pedal kit, sport shift knob and a racing-style flat-bottom steering wheel, performance brakes with four-piston calipers, a new high-flow exhaust system and performance suspension parts. Fog lights replace the concept's lower side air vents, and the ride height has been raised to that of a normal street car. The side mirrors carry the same shape as the car and seemingly disappear into the profile.