2013 Chevrolet Spark: rethought for urban life
The Chevrolet Spark, a mini-car currently sold in more than 100 markets around the world, will debut in Canada and the United States later this year with new features targeting buyers urban lifestyle.
"We listen to young people as to what they want in a car. Our engineers have honed and equipped the Chevrolet Spark specifically for a first car and the urban North American buyers, stated Chris Perry, vice president, global marketing and strategy for Chevrolet. Spark is the ideal urban car because we have made sure that it is easy to drive, a park and possess. "
To address the challenges associated to city driving, several features of the Spark are adapted to North American consumers, including:
Spark has the ability to conquer the steep uphill or downhill thanks to the assistance function at startup sloping and has been endowed with sixth sense as using the emergency brake, two characteristics serial in the Spark and novelty in the category of mini cars in North America.
The helper function at startup slope helps the driver in cities known for their undulating land - for example, Vancouver and Quebec - keeping the vehicle in place while the driver switches from the brake pedal to the accelerator pedal to
Function Brake Assist detects emergency situations of emergency braking and automatically applies maximum braking power.
Spark lodge in the smaller spaces of parking, only a length of 3675 mm (144 inches) and a width of 1598 mm (63 inches), which is 922 mm (36.3 inches) shorter and 198 mm (8 inches) narrower than the Chevrolet Cruze.
The owners can communicate with their friends and connect their music, videos and photos on a radio Touchscreen color seven-inch infotainment Chevrolet MyLink, which gives access to Stitcher, Bluetooth, and navigation. MyLink also allows you to connect a smart phone or any other USB device to watch movies, view photos and download contacts for hands-free telephony, which gives rise to a full experience.
Adding extra power under the hood by changes to the cylinder and improvements to the handling and maneuverability provide a Spark more power and superior maneuverability at high speed.
Spark is equipped with 15-inch wheels, making it the only vehicle in its class to be fitted as standard with alloy wheels and increases its performance.
Spark has been remodeled and equipped a deeper grille and fog lamps redraw for a sportier look and more dynamic.
The Spark arrives in Chevrolet showrooms later this year. To learn more, visit www.chevrolet.ca.
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