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The All New 2011 Chevrolet Cruze — The vehicle that is designed not just to compete in the small car segment, but to win it.

Chevrolet that always generates excitement in British buyers has worked to break the conventional compact concept in the all new Cruze with just one word: more. New Chevy Cruze is more beautifully chiseled, more luxurious and more sleek in appearance. Spacious interior, punchy engine addition, sturdy exterior and other impressive features are filled in Cruze with an affordable price tag. See how Cruze is changing all the set benchmarks of the compact vehicle market. 2011 Chevy Cruze promises performance, safety, tech-advancement and fuel economy in a compact package. It seems like the best news of 2011 for UK motorists to get all in such affordable price range.

The Cruze is hitting the market with S, LS and LT variants with the option to configure your Cruze the way you want. Narrow down your Cruze assortment by picking refined features as per your priority level. It is having international styling flavor as its development is taking place at different regions of world. It has become an international vehicle where it has to compete with other compact cars of this class so Chevrolet has taken care of every minor detail during Cruze production. Since Chevrolet has announced Cruze for British market, it has become one of the most popular compact saloons of the affordable small vehicle market.

Chevrolet Cruze Price

Model Price
Saloon 1.6 124 S (AC) £13,805
Saloon 1.6 124 LS £14,530
Saloon 1.8 LT £15,605
Saloon 2.0 VCDi 163 LS £16,670
Saloon 2.0 VCDi 163 LT £17,330


Chevrolet Cruze Rankings

Performance: 4.5 (Very Good)

Exterior: 4.4 (Good)

Interior: 4.7 (Very Good)

Safety: 4.9 (Very Good)

Reliability: 4.6 (Very Good)

Power & Performance

2011 Chevrolet Cruze is equipped with efficient 1.4 L turbocharged 4 cylinders petrol engine with 5 Spd manual transmissions to deliver powerful driving experience with fuel economy. Cruze is turning out to be the next success story of Chevrolet in UK as it is delivering versatility with high quality. According to Chevy, Cruze will be able to get fuel economy of 28 mpg on the highway and around 42 miles per gallon on city roads. Upscale amenities, Fuel economy, Hydraulic clutch and Rear solid disc brakes are what making Cruze more powerful and superb in performance.

2011 Chevrolet Cruze is an efficient car that is fun to drive due to its small yet powerful engine that is designed for high performance. It gives you a driving experience that a motorist usually does not expect from a small compact car. It is tested several times for its brakes and comfortable drive. It is launched with ABS (Anti-lock brakes), ESC (Electronic Stability Control), Engine immobilizer, Electrically adjustable and heated door mirrors and many options to make Cruze the way you like it. It is not just a car it is the sanctuary.

Interior & Exterior

The first impression of this car is quite impressive and the pleasant surprise continues inside. 4 way adjustable abundant seating, good passenger room, quality finish, large cargo space, front side and roof curtain airbags are the major advanced steps of Chevrolet from other small cars. Unlike other cars, Cruze offers a plenty of legroom in the rear and control knobs that are soft to touch and easy to use. Stylish and serene interior is packed with CD-Radio with AUX input, 4 speakers and long list of upscale options like Bluetooth, 6 speakers and navigation system.

The distinct look and sharp angles of Cruze is something that is usually reserved for luxury cars but Chevrolet breaks this image. Cruze is a styling revolution that can spoil you in every possible way. Body color door mirrors, body color bumpers, tinted glass and tinted windscreen with shaded band gained plenty of praise for Cruze from reviewers and motorists. Long wheelbase with short overhangs gives it an edgier and younger appeal that looks good to most of the eyes.

Safety & Reliability

Engineers applied great philosophy to safety so they inserted several airbags to protect heads, chests and knees. High strength safety cage and extra measures of protection make Cruze a “Top Safety Pick” of 2011. Chevy always does well in safety tests and receives top scores and this time it is ensuring more defenses. The Cruze is the only car in this class that comes with ten airbags to guard driver and passengers in a crash. Available safety features are many that are enough for a safe journey. Chevrolet is quite sure about its safety measures so it offers 5 year/ 100,000 miles powertrain warranty and a 3 year bumper-to-bumper warranty. 2011 Chevrolet Cruze is filled with performance, safety and technology that make it an ultimate choice for small car buyers.


About the author: Ahmad Wali


Ahmad Wali is associated with automotive industry from past 4 years. Also the member of the Cars Edition Magazine and critique for latest car reviews. Apart from Automotive industry he is an Entrepreneur running blog network including UK eBest Cars. Say Hello on twitter


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