GM Chevrolet Cruze Launched In India
GM Chevrolet Cruze
US-based automobile manufacturer, General Motors, has launched the luxury sedan, Chevrolet Cruze in India. The Crzue comes at an introductory ex-showroom price of Rs 10.99 lakh to Rs 12.45 lakh in New Delhi.
"The Cruze has been receiving rave reviews since its recent debut in some other markets. We expect it to perform well against the established D-segment players," General Motors India President and Managing Director Karl Slym said.
The sedan sports a 2.0 litre diesel engine and comes in two variants. He mentioned that the sedan will yield a mileage of 18.3 kilometre per litre.
The Cruze is currently being rolled out in many countries across the globe.
"GM's investments in manufacturing the Cruze in India is a demonstration of our sustained commitment to making Chevrolet the most admired and preferred vehicle brand in this country," Slym added.
GM had mentioned that diesel variant of Cruze will be followed by the launch of 1.8 litre petrol variant.
GM India has also mentioned that it will soon be launching its mini car, Chevrolet Beat, by end of 2009, which will be priced around Rs. 4 lakh.
GM India has plans for introducing its small car Spark, which is expected to come as the 800cc petrol engine in 2010.