Gone are the days when people used to flaunt their brutal SUVs and now its time to think smart and in favor of the environment. Chevrolet Beat, our very successful small car, is sold in US under the name Chevrolet Spark and 2013 Spark has been launched at the New York Auto Show. General Motors, the top seller this year, is betting big with the Spark as according to the firm the fuel prices are soaring at a rapid rate and small cars/hatchbacks are the ones that will take the charge now. The Spark launched a day before is not [Read more...]
Chevrolet India has manages to clock decent sales number of 8241 cars for the months of January 2012 in India. What is more interesting is that more than half the sales are coming from Chevrolet Beat small car. The Chevrolet Beat Diesel has been in good demand since its launch in India. Its one of the lowest running-cost car in India as on date with high mileage of 24 KMPL. With sporty look and pleasing performance along with economical price and running cost, it is generating good sales for General Motors India. image – Chevrolet Beat Diesel small car India
Chevrolet (General Motors) India has announced an increase in the prices of Chevrolet Cars in India by up to Rs. 15,000 in India. The cars which are selling well in India has seen a hike in prices which includes small cars – Chevrolet Spark and Chevrolet Beat, MPV Chevrolet Tavera and luxury sedan Chevrolet Cruze. Other cars in the portfolio of Chevrolet India have not been touched. The Chevrolet Aveo, Aveo Uva hatchback (soon to be replaced by Chevrolet Sail hatchback) have not seen any price increase. The Chevrolet Captiva SUV has also not seen any price rise as the new [Read more...]
Well, for most potential buyers who want to buy a Chevrolet Beat Diesel in India because of sky-rocketing Petrol Prices, the answer may well be YES ! Because Chevrolet Beat Diesel is one of the most fuel efficient cars In India and that too on Diesel fuel which practically give it almost same running cost as that of most 150 CC and above petrol bikes in India. With a claimed mileage of 24 KMPL, beat Diesel delivers close to 20 KMPL in most practical driving condition which translate to about Rs. 2 per Km of driving cost at about Rs. [Read more...]
Small car segment is the hottest car segment in India in terms of sales figures and who knows this fact better than the India’s largest automaker, Maruti Suzuki, which receives more than half of their sales numbers form small and economic cars. Maruti Wagon R has been a very popular car for a long time because it offers very good compact package with good interior space, nice power, decent handling and good fuel economy. But with the years passing, the good fuels economy is not good enough as the petrol prices are roaring almost every second month. The new trend [Read more...]
In our car comparison series on Car Blog India, in this article, we will compare the Toyota Etios Liva Diesel with the Chevrolet Beat Diesel. Both are relatively new cars in India and have been getting good response from the new small car buyers as the selling point of both these cars is good value for money with low running cost. With the petrol prices in India touching new heights every few months, the buyer’s preference has shifted more towards the Diesel cars rather than petrol. We will have a detailed comparison between these two diesel cars below. Toyota Etios [Read more...]
Chevrolet Beat Diesel has done a lot of good for Chevrolet India(General Motors India) in terms of sales. As a result of warm response to the Chevrolet Beat Diesel in India, GM India sold a total of 9050 cars in August 2011 compared to 7941 cars sold in August 2010. Out of the total sales, there were 4681 units of Chevrolet Beat (mostly diesel), 1924 units of Chevrolet Tavera, 1301 units of Chevrolet Spark small car, an impressive 667 units of Chevrolet Cruze, 161 units of Chevrolet Optra sedan, 203 Units of Chevrolet Aveo and 113 units of Chevrolet Captiva SUVs .
Chevrolet Beat Diesel is latest baby in the small car segment and as immediately as it entered the market, the competitions seems to have risen. To help buyers we are working on our car comparison series on Car Blog India and as we advance through this comparison post, we would come to know which is a better buy between Beat Diesel and Maruti Suzuki Ritz. The Beat diesel has already been compared with Ford Figo where the two were concluded to be at par as far as features are concerned, but the Beat defeated the Ford Figo in terms of [Read more...]