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2012 Chevrolet Captiva

Futurecars March 10, 2011


Chevrolet, the brand known best for its sports utility vehicles, has yet another classy creation waiting in store for us. Yes, the newly crafted, highly transfigured, face-lifted version of the former Captiva is ready to hit the roads all around the globe with its much acknowledged debut, the very next year. The 2012 Chevrolet Captiva is the newest fad in town. Expected soon to be reckoned as the walking icon, this 2012 Captiva was supposed to be showcased in the 2010 Paris Auto Show. Although, the wait is still on, but much prior to its actual lunch the General Motors had already exposed the preliminary speculative variations that is supposedly being imposed on this next generation SUV.

Chevrolet Captiva was originally launched in the long past 1960s.And, with the passage of time the Chevy is putting a wide range of variations in its car models. Even with this Captiva 2012 the Chevy was successful in bringing a revolution in the world of autos with the idea of putting together four engines at a times to give a power boost to this gen next SUV. The new much powerful, fuel efficient engine line up in 2012 Captiva offers four engines comprising of a 2.4 liter petrol unit, a 258 hp 3.0 liter V6 and two other variants of 2.2 liter turbo diesel along with a new manual or automatic six-speed transmission for a perfect smoother ride. Adding more to its galore, this car bears newly added mirror-mounted indicators, 17 to 19 inches alloy wheels and a perfectly crafted new bonnet. Even the cabin this time comes with a more compact appearance and so in short we can say that the Chevrolet Captiva 2012 is a faultless ace package to feel proud off.

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2012 Captiva might have gone through a wide range of variations but it was successful enough in retaining its airy and spacious interior along with the prefect three rows, theater style sitting arrangement, comfortably boarding up to seven passengers at a time. And, along with the perfectly fitted shockers, the passenger won’t even say ouch for a single time even if the car runs on course tracks.

Now, let’s throw some light on the Captiva’s external framework. Only by taking a few glimpses of it, we can say that a lot has been done to improve the vehicle dynamics. The exterior chassis has been modified to give the drivers supreme control over the handling, even on curved roads. Moreover, this time the Chevy has even put efforts on the speed department too. Unless its prequels, this new Captiva 2012 is expected to glide faster than any other existing SUVs.

Security is something that should be taken heed of first than any other things. I mean a car might look a bit low on its designer side but if it saves its chauffeur from even a big crash then it should definitely be the first choice for anyone. Chevrolet Captiva 2012 masters in this field too. With its electronic stability control (ESC), traction control (TCS), Brake Assist model (BAS) and even air bags, this car actually offers high level protection even on major highway accidents.

Regardless of the wild masculine edgy look that characterizes most of the SUVs, this car also bears an A-1 designed interior. From fashion fabric seat covers to interior décor, the 2012 Chevrolet Captiva has got all it takes to make it a man’s desire. Further adding on that note, the 2012 Captiva bears an Aux-in audio system for joy riders, blue tooth connectivity and many more.

Although studded with affluent features, the Chevrolet Captiva 2012 was successful in bearing a low price tag to fit commoner’s pocket. Most recently in a press release, Chevy announced the price for UK to start from around £21,995 on road and the car is supposed to hit the European roads by this May 2011.So, if you are desperately desiring your fantasies to come true then, hurry up and grab your keys now.2


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