2015 Chevrolet Beat
Since its inception in 1911, Chevrolet has held the legacy of producing the most innovative and technologically advanced automobiles that are comparatively better than most of its competitors. The 2015 Chevrolet Beat is yet another masterpiece from Chevrolet that is quite a value addition to its showcase.
When we talk about the competition Chevrolet Beat has faced, it seems that Hyundai i10 had taken the edge over it. However, Beat’s sporty design has been much more appreciated and it became more popular for its exterior looks. Its diesel version is probably one of the earliest hatchbacks with a diesel power train.
When we talk about the performance of this car, its 1.2 liter DOHC Smartech Engine can generate torque of up to 11 lb-ft and 59 hp. Its diesel version has a 1.0-liter engine that can generate as much as 18 lb-ft torque at 1750 RPM. It has manual five-speed transmission for both engines.
As far as mileage and economy are concerned, it is quite reasonable as the car can run 43.7 mpg on petrol while it gives a mileage of 59.86 mpg on diesel. It is just the perfect partner to have for your cross country road trip. Also, its economic output makes it a much preferable luxury car.
The car has got a funky look which is one of the plus points of this car. It becomes a much-wanted commodity because of its design and colors, especially among the youngsters. The performance is quite satisfactory so there is no real drawback to being observed.
The driving experience is quite smooth thanks to its Macpherson Strut front suspension and compound link rear suspension. It has a power steering and its sleek and compact design can give a minimum turning circle of radius as low as 4.9 meters. Its wide tubeless tires with 14-inch steel alloy rims provide a good grip on any type of road. Handling and Braking is quite efficient. Its suspension makes it a much preferable commodity for city roads than on highways.
From the drivers, we found out that the rear view mirrors for both driver and co-passenger are one of the more appreciated. The music system is controllable with dials and temperatures. The interior is quite spacious, there is quite enough space for leg extension in the front as well. There are cup holders also present to facilitate the passengers.
Entertainment features include FM/AM, CD player as well as MP3 players. USB connectivity along with four speakers allow you to enjoy your favorite tracks during the ride.
The interior of 2015 Chevrolet Beat is also quite comfortable and ensures that the driving experience, especially for the longer trips, is a good one. The rear seats are fold-able and the windows are powered and automatically controlled.
As far as safety gadgets of 2015 Chevrolet Beat are concerned, there is an engine immobilizer, child safety lock as well as adjustable headlamps. Air conditioning and a heater are also available while there is decent instrumentation in the form of seat belt warnings and fuel indicators.