When you think of buying a four-wheeler, what are the various questions or guesses or expectations that may crop up in your mind? Well, the first is certainly the budget. You may well go for a car loan but again it is ultimately your paying capacity that matters. So, your choice of your car being limited to your budget, you may opt for a small car or a hatchback or a sedan or an SUV or an MUV. Next comes the brand, because it is brand that determines the quality levels of the car. Most people give more priority to fuel efficiency whilst a particular section on the performance of the engine, thus going for ones with higher CCs. Taking into account all the probabilities of a consumer buying a car, General Motors has devised a series of cars on all available models in varying variants and prices. The price has been blueprinted in such a manner that you won’t burn a hole in your pocket at the same time fulfilling your dreams with the right car. The cars in GM’s kitty include the Beat Chevrolet, Cruze, Chevrolet Captiva, Tavera, Spark, Aveo, Aveo U-VA, and Chevrolet Optra.

The Beat Chevrolet in India has revolutionized the car market with its exclusive appearance and attractive colors. Available in only petrol engine option, it is powered by a 1.2L, 1199cc, 4-Cylinders, 16-Valve, DOHC, STEC II engine. Like most other cars of its segment, it comes with a five speed manual transmission gearbox. Excellent power and torque is what you can experience with the Beat Chevrolet – 80.5PS of maximum power at 6200rpm and 108Nm of maximum torque at 4400rpm. This facilitates outstanding acceleration and engine performance; you won’t find the Beat vibrating even after it crosses the 100kmph speed mark.

Chevrolet Captiva, as the name goes, has captivated the hearts of many an SUV lover across the country. Switchblade silver, carbon flash, linen beige, pearl white, kandinsky red are the five colors that all the variants of this SUV are available. There are three models of the Chevrolet Captiva, viz. Chevrolet Captiva LT, Chevrolet Captiva LTZ & Chevrolet Captiva Xtreme. This SUV is powered by 2.0 L , 1991 cc SOCH diesel engine with CRDI (Common Rail Direct Injection) fuel system in both manual and automatic transmission gearbox. Chevrolet Captiva LT comes with the manual gearbox, delivering greater mileage compared to the automatic variants.

The Chevrolet Optra LT, also termed Optra Magnum, is GM’s low cost mid-sized sedan offer for the Indian buyers. It is available in the price range of Rs 8,06,024 to Rs 10,62,178 as per ex-showroom Delhi. There are two variants of Chevrolet Optra LT, viz. Chevrolet Optra Magnum LT 2.0 and Chevrolet Optra Magnum LT 1.6., both top end variants in petrol and diesel respectively.

If you are geared up to buy Spark, do have a look at the available variants including the Spark LPG. Read reviews and consider the fuel efficiency as well. Your efforts to buy Spark will then be highly rewarded!

Tina Sharma is a freelance automotive expert which provides detailed explanation on Beat Chevrolet India, aveo chevrolet, Chevrolet Cars, Aveo, Captiva LTZ and Chevrolet Optra LT, useful tips for Indian Cars.