Look at it and you cannot miss the Daewoo Matiz lineage. The Spark has evolved from where the Matiz left. Chevrolet Spark petrol version is available in one engine option that is a 1.0 Litre, 8 V, SOHC Smart-Tec engine which ; the mill is incorporated with several innovative technologies including Dual Distributor Less Ignition System (DDLI), Sequential MPFI, Advanced Optical Sensor and Motorized Throttle Intake System (MTIS). Though nothing revolutionary, the Chevrolet Spark does manage to look appealing and contemporary. The interiors have been given a distinctive look and the instrument console is positioned in the middle of the dashboard. Ergonomics suffer though. The cute Spark has high refinement levels and feels confident on the road. Fitted out with the advanced S-Tec engine which generates a generous power of 63 bhp and a maximum torque of 90.3 Nm, thus making the spark ideal to commute in congested city traffic as well as on highways. With its stylish and compact body, every detail of the new spark invites attention. Attractive, distinctly shaped front headlights and round taillights define its unique character. Spirited and fuel efficient performer, the Chevrolet Spark is a bit more expensive than its rivals. Overall, this small car from GM is a competent package and deserves to sell. Wish her luck
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 E 995cc, Manual, Petrol, 13.0 - 18.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 995cc, Manual, Petrol, 13.0 - 18.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 PS 995cc, Manual, Petrol, 13.0 - 18.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS 995cc, Manual, Petrol, 13.0 - 18.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LT 995cc, Manual, Petrol, 13.0 - 18.0 kmpl
Chevrolet Spark LT 1.0 Airbag 995cc, Manual, Petrol, 13.0 - 18.0 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy
Chevrolet Spark is powered with 1.0L, 995cc, S-Tec petrol engine with five speed manual gearbox that generates power of 63bhp with admirable fuel efficiency. The engine offers high engine performance, smooth and noiseless driving experience with high fuel efficiency. The 995cc petrol engine of Chevrolet Spark offers mileage around 13kmpl in city while on highway it gives 16.9kmpl. The fuel tank capacity is of 35 litres.
Chevrolet Spark is powered by a 1.0L, 995cc, S-Tec (Smart-Tec) petrol engine that has a capacity to produce high power. Its 995cc power-plant produces 63bhp of maximum power at 5400rpm and maximum torque of 90.3Nm at 4200rpm.
The Chevrolet Spark attracts the onlooker by its compact yet stylish body style and the very elegant and sport exterior. The exterior is a total eye-catcher with its stylish headlights and round tail lights. The aerodynamic boy shape of the car along with the satin silver roof rails and the jewel effect taillights give it a very welcoming appearance. It has an overall length of 3495mm, 1495mm of width, 1495mm of height and 1518mm of wheelbase. The ground clearance of 170 mm in this car is also praise able. It also has the front and rear track of 1215mm and 1280mm respectively with minimum turning radius of 4.6 meters. Some of the exterior features of Chevrolet Spark are Alloy Wheels, Full Wheel Covers for Steel Wheels, Tinted Glasses, both Sides OSRVMs, Rear Spoiler, Satin Silver Roof Rails, Body Side Moulding, Front Windshield with Top Band, Mudguards and Body Side Mouldings.
The cabin space of the car is quite large and the interiors are quite stylish compared to the low price tag of the car. The car also has insulating mat placed between the dashboard and the engine so as to improve sound insulation. The instrument panel is dual toned and include features that are ergonomically advanced. The roofline of the car is high and this ensures that greater headroom is available. The rear seats of the car are also placed higher and this in turn ensures better view. The other aspects of interiors include fabric upholstery along with fabric insert on the door trims and instrument panel with metallic finish. The comfort and convenience factor is kept in mind and attention has been paid to even the smallest of details. The mail features that Chevrolet Spark has AC, Power Steering, Front and Rear Power Windows, 2-Din Audio system with Four Speakers and Antenna, Internally Adjustable OSRVMs, Cup Holders in Front Console, Bottle Holder in Front Doors, Day/Night Rear View Mirror, Remote Fuel Filler, Remote Tailgate Release, Front Room Lamp, Passenger Side Sun visor with Vanity Mirror, Low Fuel Warning Lamp, Heater, Seat Back Shopping Hooks, Temperature Guage, Card Holder, Digital Clock, Cigarette Lighter, Detachable Ashtray, 60:40 Split Double Folding Rear Seat, Rear Defogger, Rear Wiper and Washer, Sun Glass Holder etc. Chevrolet Spark has huge headroom of 970mm (Front) and 905mm (Rear) with the legroom of 1130mm (max.) and 995mm (min) with the rear knee room of 850mm (max.) and 670mm (min.) and with the shoulder room of 1254mm that is sufficient for a six feet tall person. The boot capacity of this hatchback model is 170 ltrs.
Engine Capacity and Performance
Chevrolet Spark is equipped with the high capacity engine that offers improved engine performance, power and acceleration. It is empowered with the 1.0L, 995cc, S-TEC (Smart-Tec) petrol engine that is optimized with many advanced technologies like Sequential MPFI (Multi Point Fuel Injection), Dual Distributor Less Ignition (DDLI) System, Motorized Throttle Intake System (MTIS) and Advanced Optical Sensors.
Chevrolet Spark is available with both steel wheel and alloy wheel option. Its top variant has 17 inch alloy wheels option. Rest other all the variants have steel wheel is 13 X 4.5J and the size of its puncture resistant tubeless tyres is 155/70 R13.
Braking and Handling
There are Ventilated Disc brakes in the front and drum brakes at the rear which are very efficient in case of unexpected surprises in the road. The other advanced safety feature that makes the handling of this small car more relaxed are ABS (Antilock Brake System) that make sure that vehicle will never be skid out of control in case of hard braking at slippery or wet road.
Handling and Safety
The car offers several safety features that include dual airbags, antilock brake system along with ventilated disk brakes. The front design of the car complies with European regulations specified for pedestrian safety. The front end design of Chevrolet Spark makes it the first hatchback car in its segment that complies with the European regulations on pedestrian safety. For enhancing the side protection Chevrolet Spark uses Tailor-Welded Blanks.