Chevrolet Cruze for sale in Sri Lanka
Review, images, specification, design and price of Chevrolet Cruze
The Cruze marks Chevrolets foray in to the fuel efficient subcompact car market in the Asian region. The Cruze has been in existence from 2001 – 2008 and was basically a reworked version of the Suzuki Swift of the same era which came in to fruition as a result of a joint venture between General Motors and Suzuki. The Chevrolet Cruze a somewhat average amount of popularity in Sri Lanka due to its fuel economy, ease of use and pricing.
Chevrolet Cruze Review
Chevrolet Cruze Engine, Fuel Consumption and Performance
The most commonly found Chevrolet Cruze models in Sri Lanka came with either a 1.3 L M13A I4 (petrol) or 1.5 L M15A I4 (petrol) engine coupled with either a 4-speed automatic or a 5-speed manual. This pairing works well and provides fuel economy figures ranging from 12 - 15 Km/l on combined driving cycles in Sri Lanka.
Design and Features of Chevrolet Cruze
The Chevrolet Cruze in Sri Lanka borrows many aspects from the Suzuki swift including the design. Several cosmetic changes were made to the exterior to set the two models apart but the similarities were too obvious, however the changes to the interior were less subtle and helped set the cars apart. Overall a boxy design cue was adopted and the ride height was also improved to provide better visibility for the driver on both the models, the car has a bold stand on the roads and was aesthetically more appealing than some of the models offered by Chevrolet`s Japanese competitors.
On the options fron the Chevrolet Cruze came with standard features such as Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Shutters, Power Mirrors and central locking. Dual Airbags along and an Anti-lock braking system (ABS) was also included to improve the vehicles overall safety.
What are the best features of Chevrolet Cruze
What makes the Chevrolet Cruze standout in Sri Lanka is undoubtedly the fuel economy it provides coupled with the range of features and driving assists that makes it absolute value for money. The driving dynamics aren`t half bad either and is arguably much better than most of its competitor models.
Chevrolet Cruze Price in Sri Lanka
If you wish to buy a Chevrolet Cruze in Sri Lanka you will come across many options around the country. A registered Chevrolet Cruze in Sri Lanka can fetch between 1.7 - 2.2 million Rupees based on the year of manufacture, trim level and overall condition. What is noteworthy however is that Chevrolet Cruze models have been capable of maintaining good second hand market values over the years.
Chevrolet Cruze price list at Carmudi Sri Lanka
Used Chevrolet Cruze 2004 price: Rs. 1.8 Mio
Why you should buy Chevrolet Cruze ?
The Chevrolet Cruze is a car that ticks all the right boxes in terms of fuel economy, comfort, ease of use , ease of maintenance, value for money and driving dynamics. It is mainly due to these factors that the Cruze has managed to maintain its after market value over the years. It is a car that is fun to drive and it will also give you daily runner sensibility. If you are in the market for a hatchback in Sri Lanka the Chevrolet Cruze will definitely be a car worth considering.