With an affordable price tag of Rs. 5.15 lacs and 10,000 bookings already, this all new Chevrolet Sedan has lot to promise. Sail is available in both petrol and diesel versions. The dimensions of the car are 4249mm x 1690mm x 1503 mm with a wheelbase of 2465 mm. The cargo capacity is 370l and can seat 5 commuters easily and comfortably. The turning radius of the car is 5.15m.
The engine is PS 4 cyl with a displacement of 1199cc. Max power and max Torque figures are 78/4000 PS/rpm and 205/1750 Nm/rpm respectively. The General motor’s brand ‘Chevy’ boasts of fuel efficiency of high 22.1 km/l for Sail. The fuel tank capacity is 40l and emissions of BS IV. The transmissions are kept manual with 5-speed gears essentially for those whose are only satisfied from the sound of the manual slick gear shift. The suspension at the front is McPherson Struts and at the rear is Torsion Beam axle and to give a smooth sail even on potholes and Humps the shock absorbers are good quality are twin-tube gas filled passive one and also the ground clearance factor is as high as 168mm. Coming to the brakes part, there are disc and drum type brakes at the front and rear respectively. The higher variants are blessed with 14inch 8 spoke alloy wheels.
To grace the front of the car is the dual port U-shaped grill with a sharp tip at the bottom. The grill holds the Brand logo charismatically and mind you it is magnetic for many. The car is elegantly architecture with its aerodynamic structure with character lines, edges and curves on the sides. The car has muscular looks with its hawk wing style headlamps and stylish fog lamps. Out of the 4 variants of the car PS, LS, LS ABS and LT ABS; only the latter is privileged to have alloy wheels.
Let’s shift towards the inner beauty now. To start with the dual tone Coffee and Beige interiors and fabric upholstery is ideal for those who love to mix business with pleasure. The interiors are illuminated with amber color lighting. The 3 spoke steering is electrically powered with tilt steering option; ORVMs are also power adjustable, the car also has day/night IRVMs, remote tailgate opener and fuel filler, headrests at all seats and a luggage compartment lamp. The car offers multiple storage options like high volume glove box, cup holders at the front and rear seat in the centre, front door map pockets, front seat back pockets so that u can carry every nitty-gritty items and place it at its assigned location. The higher variants possess rear defogger, keyless entry and a good music system with Bluetooth connectivity, mobile handfree– make/end a call, USB and Aux-in ports.
Moving towards the most imp section i.e. Safety, there are 2 airbags, front seat belts – 3 point ELR, driver seat belt reminder, engine immobiliser, child lock, ABS with EBD and speed sensitive autolock. Overall the car has safe cage body structure and protecting you from impacts and giving peace to the mind and joy to the heart.
Enjoy this car with its elegant looks and features and a cheaper price. Take a test ride and just prove all aspects above to be true.. good luck!! Happy driving