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The mini MPV, Chevrolet Spin was introduced in automobile market in year 2012 by the giant Chevrolet under General Motors. The car is worldwide famous by the name of Shanghai GM Chevrolet Spin and its assembly took place in Bekasi, Indonesia. The exteriors of Spin were designed by Matt Noone and its interiors were designed by Dagaberto Tribia. The crossover with 5 doors relies on GM Gamma II Platform and is found very closely related to Chevrolet Agile, Chevrolet Montana and Chevrolet Onix. The mini MPV, Chevrolet Spin has successfully succeeded Chevrolet Zafira and Chevrolet Meriva and is powered by 2 engine variants, a diesel engine and a gas engine. The 1.3 litre diesel engine variant with Common rail direct injection turbo produces maximum power of 75 PS at 4000 rpm and maximum torque of 190 Nm at 1750-2500 rpm. The 1.5 litre gas engine variant with dual VVT-i produces maximum power of 109 PS at 6000 rpm and maximum torque of 141 Nm at 4000 rpm. The combined mileage resulted by its 1.3 liter engine is 6.6 litres over 100 kilometres on an average. Spin reaches to a maximum speed of 147 kmph accelerating from halt to 100 kmph in 15.7 seconds time.
The exteriors of Chevrolet Spin are embarked with halogen headlamps with front fog lamps and black radiator grille with chrome outline in its front. The rear fascia of this MPV is embraced with Rear windshield, LED taillights and tail gate. The aerodynamic character of Spin is enhanced by its curvy body with lines flowing all over it from one end to other. The interior features of Spin are carried by its dark sleek dashboard which consists of a package of controls embedded in it. The manually controlled air conditioning system sets a preferable temperature inside with respect to outside temperature. The instrument cluster displays all the vehicle related information. The manually adjustable driver and front passenger seat enhances comfortability inside the car. Safety in Chevrolet Spin is enhanced via dual SRS airbags for driver and front passenger. The seat belts are integrated with pre-tensioners and load limiters in it. Stability with efficient braking is ensured by anti-lock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution. Rest of the safety is provided by engine immobilizer, speed sensing auto door locking and more.
The combined fuel consumption calculated by its 1.3-litre diesel engine on city roads and highways (combined) measures around 6.6 litres over 100 kilometres.
Chevrolet Spin is powered by 2 engine variants as a diesel engine and a gas engine. The diesel engine of 1.3 litres liberates a maximum power of 75 PS at 4000 rpm and maximum torque of 190 Nm between 1750 to 2500 rpm. The gas engine of 1.5 litres generates a maximum power of 109 PS at 6000 rpm and maximum torque of 141 Nm at 4000 rpm.
The car accelerates from 0-100 kmph in 15.7 seconds by its 1.3 litre diesel engine with dual VVT-i reaching to a maximum speed of 147 kmph.
The eye-catching exterior features carried by Chevrolet Spin includes Halogen HID headlamps in its front with fog lamps that not only enhances safety but also provides a better vision at night. The black radiator front grime with chrome outlining on it is designed in such a way that its helps the car in reducing the wind resistance created on high speeds and also optimizes the fuel efficiency. The sculpted lines carved from its front end to rear with roof rail enhances its aerodynamic characteristic and also embraces its exterior beauty. The body coloured door handles with body coloured front and rear bumpers complements to its alluring exterior beauty. The exterior mirrors are power folding in nature and contributes in sharp moving of car on high speeds. The rear fascia of car is embraced by LED tail lights with chrome accented Chevrolet insignia on its center, a tail gate, HID tail lights and rear windshield wipers as well. The fascinating exterior colour tones available for Chevrolet Spin are Black Sapphire, Summit White, Switchblade Silver, Berry Red Metallic and Mond Gray Metallic.
Chevrolet Spin carries an overall length of 4360 mm, overall width of 1735 mm and overall height of 1665 mm with a long decent wheelbase of 2620 mm comforting the passengers.
Chevrolet Spin fascinates ergonomically arranged interior features in two colour tones of urban and light platinum which inculcates a manually arranged air conditioning with air vents on the front console that maintains a cool temperature inside the car during hot summer days and nights. The air adjustment is decorated with chrome frame and the dashboard insert is of dark sleek colour tone. The instrument cluster consists of a trip computer in it with a tachometer and digital clock that keeps you updated with all the required vehicle related information such as average fuel consumption, outside temperature, total kilometres driven and more. The rack and pinion power steering with 3 spokes comes integrated with audio and cruise control buttons on it. The rear window consists of a defogger in it and never lets the mist to stay on window.
Interior comfort to the passengers and driver is provided via manually adjustable driver's seat in 4 ways and front passenger's seat in 2 ways. The theatre style seating arrangements emphasizes cup holders at every row with courtesy light trunk and leather steering wheel. You can keep your small belongings safely by keeping them in seat back pocket behind the front passenger and storage box compartment on the top of dashboard. The 12 volt power sockets allows you to charge your phone while driving. The visors contain vanity mirrors in it and and adjustable headrests on all seats allows you to get a homely feel.
The crossover is spacious with a boot space of 162 litres standard. The boot space of Spin can be increased by folding the rear most seats to 864 litres and both 2nd and 3rd row rear seats to almost 1608 litres.
Chevrolet Spin is made available in 2 engine variants in Philippines automobile market, one being a gas engine and other being a diesel engine. The gas engine of 1.5 litres with 4 cylinders, 16 valves, DOHC and dual VVT-i specification burns out a maximum power of 109 PS at 6000 rpm and maximum torque of 141 Nm at 4000 rpm. The The diesel engine of 1.3 litres with DOHC, 4 cylinders and Common rail direct injection turbo churns out a maximum power of 75 PS at 4000 rpm and maximum torque of 190 Nm at 1750-2500 rpm.
The stereo system accommodated by Chevrolet Spin includes an AM, FM, CD and MP3 player in it which utilizes 4 speakers embedded in each corner to deliver a supreme sound quality. Connectivity in Chevrolet Spin is enhanced via USB and AUX plug ins available that lets you listen to your play-list easily. The Bluetooth Phone connectivity allows you to make a call while riving as well without letting your hands off from the steering wheel. The audio control buttons are mounted on steering wheel as well. The antenna for better radio connectivity is roof mounted.
Chevrolet Spin comes in sporty 15 inches alloy wheels which maintains a firm grip on road. The 15 inches alloy wheels carry a tire size of 195/65 R15 providing you a stable ride even on irregular road surfaces.
Chevrolet Spin, the crossover comprises of Ventilated Disc brakes in its front wheel pair and drum brakes in its rear wheel pair, all of which comes locked with an Anti-lock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution. The front suspension in Spin is handled by Independent McPherson Struts Coil Springs, Gas Shock Absorber with Stabilizer Bar and rear one is handled by Semi independent torsion beam and pressurized shock absorbers.
Chevrolet is a brand which focuses on safety of the occupants the most. The safety feature inculcated by Chevrolet Spin includes anti-lock braking system with electronic brake-force distribution integrated in its all 4 wheels. The dual front airbags with side and curtain airbags for front passenger and driver protects them in case of a collision. The seat belts are coupled with 3 point ELR, load limiters and pre-tensioners in it for a better safety from jerks and collision. The speed sensing auto door locking automatically locks the door when acceleration is observed. The front halogen headlamps with fog lamps enhances safety at night by providing a constant light beam. Other safety features availed by Chevrolet Spin are seat belt warning, remote controlled engine immobilizer, theft deterrent system, flip key system, cell safety system body structure and more.