What has Chevrolet got for UAE with Cruze 2012? – Car review

Compact sedans are a popular segment of cars here in UAE. They serve an economical purpose by providing low running cost, consistent reliable performance and a decent seating space. Such features make this segment an appropriate choice for many people who look forward for a long term relationship with their cars which provide durability and reliability. Understanding such requirements of UAE, Chevrolet has recently unveiled the latest model of its steadfast and attractive compact sedan, the Chevrolet Cruze 2012.

Chevrolet Cruze Ext 1

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With jaw-dropping looks, raw American power and perfectly crafted, mesmerizing interiors, Chevrolet Cruze 2012 has got everything to flatter UAE. It possesses all powers to make it a tough contender in its segment. Apart from the sedan, Cruze is also available in an alternative hatchback model here in UAE.

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Chevrolet Cruze is built into a sporty and crisp design. The body is wide and projects a sporty cum muscular personality giving Cruze a unique look. The headlamps stretch on the corners giving a ‘speedy’ styling. Front bumper is curvy and bears the signature Chevrolet grille making a bold statement. Its wideness adds to aerodynamics delivering a stable ride at high speeds. Crispy lines flow down its curvaceous body with a sleek roofline together adding up to the incredible styling. Tail lamps are angular and blend well with the sporty rear profile of the sedan. The entire body design receives a unique uplift with the sports body-kit available as an accessory. However this mod is highly over priced at a whopping
AED 11,000.

Chevrolet Cruze 2012

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The hatch back version looks even sportier with its sweeping coupe like roofline and short rear and front overhangs.  The sleek tail lamp apps to the coupe like styling. Chevrolet’ attention towards dynamic styling has made Cruze one of the most attractive vehicles in the compact sedan segment.

Chevrolet Cruze is powered by a 1.8L DOHC 4-cylinder gasoline engine which delivers an impressive 140 HP. Cruze comes with a 6-speed automatic or 5-speed manual transmission for personalized control. Talking about performance, it is worth mentioning that Cruze grabbed the first place at the FIA World Touring Car Championship 2010. It won both the manufacturers title and drivers title, all within its second year competing. This benchmark clearly displays the level of performance Cruze is capable of delivering, both on road and on the track.

The sturdy chassis with a powerful engine like this make Cruze a fast and stable car. The smoothness and quietness in the drive of this sedan is unbelievable.

The interior of Cruze 2012 is elegant and finished is a classy design. With the use of low gloss materials on the dashboard, and Chevrolet’s signature dual cockpit design, the interior looks rich and refined. The entire upholstery including the dashboard, seats and doors are skillfully designed. Legroom and storage space runs ample in Cruze considering it belongs to the compact sedan segment.

Chevrolet Cruze Int 1

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The central console is brilliantly designed in a ‘v shaped’ pattern going down to the gear knob. Tilt and telescopic steering wheel incorporates audio and cruise control buttons for you to enjoy your choice of music without lifting your hands off the wheel. The in-built audio system features 6 speakers and supports AM/FM, CD and MP3 playback. AUX and USB ports are provided to support your MP3 players.  Power sunroof provides slide and tilt. With the help of the keyless entry system you can entire your Cruze and ignite the engine with your keys tucked in your pockets. Ultrasonic rear parking sensors provide assistance with rear parking. Loaded with such features at its disposal, Chevrolet Cruze 2012 offers comfort in a delightfully design.

Chevrolet Cruze Int 2

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Chevrolet has been known for its safety measures with vehicles. The Cruze 2012 is no exception, packed with front and side SRS airbags for driver and front passenger, ABS, ISOFIX/LATCH systems, its ensures a safe ride. A solid and stiff steel framed body provides all-round protection from collisions. This sedan is built with features to protect and drive you safely wherever you want to go.

Chevrolet Cruze 2012 is available in 9 attractive body colors in UAE. Your can personalize your Cruze with a list of optional accessories like spoiler kit, rocker molding, tail lamp garnish and much more.

So as a package, Cruze 2012 is superbly designed in unique styling, it host power and provides elegant and comfortable interiors. It’s a delightful ride and provides everything you want in a car. Chevrolet has proven itself as an exceptional car manufacturer…. again.
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Retail Price: AED 56,900 – AED 89,900

Posted by on February 7, 2012. Filed under Car Review,Chevrolet. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

One Response to What has Chevrolet got for UAE with Cruze 2012? – Car review

  1. Aarav

    March 14, 2012 at 8:01 am

    it is feb 2011 manufactured. They say that the veihcle was in production line because of non availability of sunroofs.Could you please share with me your manufacture date? Basically I need 9th and 10th character of the VIN/Chassis number. I just want to confirm the dealer’s claim.Thanks!Ashish

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