Chevrolet is very diligent in 2011, was first introduced the facelift for the Captiva, then the new family car of Orlando and finally the Aveo compact car. Thanks to the introduction of this new managed Chevrolet to the level of the scrapping premium year and reached a record unit sales with 3422 vehicles in May 2009. We have already extensively described the Chevrolet Orlando and Aveo. Now we want to care once the Chevrolet Captiva. The SUV got a face lift, see the what’s new in spring 2011 not only a refreshed look, but also four new engines, an improved interior and new facilities.
You have the choice not only in terms of engines, because when the new Captiva, you can choose between four trim levels, 5 or 7-seat and front or all-wheel drive. The Chevrolet Captiva, not only for the mentioned points, but also in the trunk is flexible. The boot volume can be any increase. The boot volume is 769 litres in Buttstock third-row seat, get work in addition to the second row of seats, with the volume increased even to 1577 litres.
This luggage compartment there long, 1.76 m height and 1.85 m wide at 4.67 m. Coming we now the standard equipment of the Chevrolet Captiva, this includes for example:
- Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
- Electronic stability control (ESC)
- Brake assist
- 6 Airbags – front, sides and Windows, driver and passenger
- ISOFIX child seat attachment
- Central locking with remote control
- Air conditioning, manually
- RDS CD radio with MP3-CD playback capability
- Made of alloy wheels
In addition to the standard equipment, also the engine performance, fuel consumption and CO2 emissions are very important. The performance of the four new engines is between 120 kW (163 HP) and 190 kW (258 HP). Emissions is in the 2.2 l diesel engine the lowest consumption and lowest CO2 here. The values are 6.4 liters on 100 km and 170 g / km.
The price is also important. The starting price for the Chevrolet Captiva is 25.690 euro. Comparing the Captiva with a similar motorized VW Tiguan as the two models are approximately at eye level. For the VW Tiguan 1.4 TSI BlueMotion technology with 118 kW you must place 25.725 euros on the table. The new Chevrolet Captiva has been available since the spring of 2011 in Europe.
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