Chevrolet Beat is a concept hatchback car of General Motors. Most of the people believe that it is the redesign of Matiz, the front-drive hatchback car built in India and designed by South Korean GM Daewoo. The small hatchback car was first introduced in New York International Auto Show in 2007. The most attractive feature of Chevrolet Beat is the fact that it has extremely aggressive price that comes along with assured maintenance plans from General Motors.
The Beat comes with 1199cc petrol engine with manual transmission. Chevrolet Beat has 1.2L 1199CC 16-VALVE DOHC STEC II petrol engine with MPFI that has the capacity to deliver maximum power of 801.5PS AT 6200RPM and maximum torque of 108Nm at 4400rpm. The exterior is covered with dynamic grille, aggressive front headlamps, bold front fog lamps, recessed rear door handles, muscular side profile, sporty rear spoiler, striking alloy wheels, stylish tail lamps. All these exterior features of Chevrolet Beat meet iconic style. Chevrolet Beat has premium design and its interiors are thoughtful. The interior is equipped with unique instrument cluster. There are numerous compartments with ample of space to store things. Chevrolet Beat has 60:40 spilt-folding rear seats in which five people can sit comfortable and it also has integrated music system that comes with compatible MP3 with USB port. Power windows, power steering and tilt steering are few more additional features.
New Beat is equipped with safety features like air bags for driver and front passengers, load limiter seat belt, four-sensor or four-channel EBD-ABS system and many more. Chevrolet Beat is available as three variants in India.
Beat 1.2 PS is the base variant that comes with AC and power steering.
Beat 1.2 LS is the mid-variant that comes with AC, power steering with tilt adjustment, power window, central locking, digital clock, battery saver, dual horn, body colored bumpers, tubeless tyres, integrated spoiler and so on.
Beat 1.2 LT is a high-end variant that comes with the same features of LS and additionally it has LCD digital tachometer and speedometer 60:40 split folding seats, satin silver roof rails and tubeless tyres, Beat1.2 LT optional pack comes with the options of ABS, Airbags, three year unlimited warranty. Chevrolet Beat price ranges between 3.5 and 5 lacs and has a mileage of around 15 to 18.5 kilometers per liter.
The available colors of Chevrolet Beat in India are – Linen beige, Cocktail green, Super red, Caviar black, Misty lake, Moroccan blue and Olympic white. Industry experts rate the car to be extremely competitive on pricing, also as having design similarity with Splash from Suzuki.
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