Chevrolet Motors, the Indian arm of Chevrolet Motor Corporation has rolled out the Sail car in India. is a very dynamic styling car which is equipped with the best of technologies and quality all in the best of the class. The car is equipped with power steering, power windows, cup holders, folding rear seat and the list goes on. When it comes to power and fuel efficiency, this car is matchless. Chevrolet Sail has a stylish exterior with a smooth body shape and a compact front. The dual headlights, steep windscreen and the slender profile enlivens the front of the car. The same is with the interior which has harmonious lines to give the car a complete look along with a perfect body shape in order to make it suitable for a bright environment. The car is extremely comfortable in terms of space and ergonomics.
Chevrolet Sail 1.2L 1198cc, Manual, Petrol, 17.0 19.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Sail 1.4L 1398cc, Manual, Petrol, 14.0 17.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Sail 1.3L 1298cc, Manual, Diesel, 15.0 18.0 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy
Chevrolet Sail is available in both Petrol and diesel version. 1.2L petrol engine will be seen delivering an estimated overall mileage of around 17 kmpl and 19 kmpl correspondingly on city and highways roads. The Sail sedan with its powerful 1.4L petrol power train will offer a mileage of 14 kmpl and on city roads whereas, on the highways is will mark nearby 17 kmpl. On the other hand, the another variant in the form of 1.3L diesel engine will be delivering a suitable mileage of 15 kmpl in city traffic and 18 kmpl on smooth highways. All variants have fuel tank capacity of 55 liters.
Chevrolet Sail is available in both Petrol and diesel version. 1.2L petrol engine that will be delivering a peak power of around 82 PS along with peak torque of 108 Nm. The 1.3L diesel will smoke out a peak power of 94 PS along with a peak torque of 130 Nm. Sail with 1.4L will churn out 94 PS of fitting power along with 127 Nm of pure torque with its petrol run motor.
When we talk about Chevrolet Sail , one thing that we can say is the design of it is unique and intricate. It is designed to attract and impress the audiences and it has its own fashion statement. The front of view is pretty. The headlamps are located at both the horizontally with the company emblem; the fog lamp similar to slot that has some plastic design. The back view mirrors from the both side is wrapped in body colour of the car, can also be adjusted internally. The body colour door handles are found from surface vision of the car. Net come to the back vision of the car. Here all the mechanism has been built in with extreme care. The end illumination s are apparent and located elegantly; a stop light has been incorporated in the car so that the driver get information even as they apply breaks. However, travel in this is undeniable a great pleasure. This car is not at all designed for one purpose. It is laden with all the innovative technological advanced functions. The rear side of theChevrolet Sail , balance the sporty and aggressive look as well. The LED tail light cluster is also in vertical shape comprising brake light, reverse light and turn indicator. The rear hatch is wide and impressive in terms of art work
The dashboard has centrally positioned advanced audio system comprised of radio tuner, CD player and changer, audio system remote control and 8 speakers. An audio mini-jack is also added which allows to fix a portable music player to be enjoyed with vehicles' speakers. Right below the audio system, the AC system tools are fitted. It is also equipped with pollen removal mode and clean air filter. The dashboard comes with dual tone scheme; the upper part has a black paint and lower one is covered with dim cream. Glove boxes present in front of both the front seats provide ample storage space in the dashboard. You can put your mobile or same sized items in the space provided besides the gear knob. AC vents are stacked in round shape and fitted at both the sides of the dashboard facing the driver and the front passenger. The compact AC system is quick responding. The driver is blessed with lower windshield glass which used to show head-up display. The display shows a great number of driver information including vehicle speed and hybrid system indicator.
Chevrolet Sail has got 15 inch five spoke alloy wheels which looks funky on this luxury car. The tyre specification is 195/65 R 15. Whereas the wheelbase that ensure ample interior space.
Braking and Handling
The Chevrolet Sail is blessed with advanced braking system including front ventilated disc brake and rear solid disc. The brake type is hydraulic with electronic control and regenerative. The regenerative brake system works with Electronically Controlled Brake system to provide the optimum braking force relative to brake pedal operation. This mill also stopped completely with highly efficient energy regeneration.
Handling and Safety
Safety and security is taken very seriously with 2011 Chevrolet Sail. The Sail comes with protection system against driver and passenger whiplash. The Sail also adds child anchors and rear-door locks. For slippery weather, this hybrid comes with traction control and an enhanced-vehicle stabilizer mechanism that is included with the Star Safety System. Front seatbelts include pretensioners and force limiters, while there is 3-point Emergency Locking Retractors on all Sail seats. Headrests are foldable for rear seating, while front passengers have adjustable headrest. With electronic brake-force distribution system and anti-lock brakes also included with the Star Safety System, stopping quickly is more safe for 2011 Chevrolet Sail owners. Like most vehicle, this one also includes an emergency braking system. There is no need to purchase extra tools to help prevent potential blowouts,