Chevrolet Forester is an SUV with unique All-Wheel Drive (AWD). Chevrolet Forester is available in India and comes with latest features & specifications

Chevrolet Forester

Chevrolet Forester
Chevorlet Forester is a vehicle of Sports Utility Segment (SUV). With power transfer to all four vehicles at any given time, the vehicle maintains amazing traction and road grip. The vehicle, which hit the Indian roads in 2002, is an offering of General Motors, the largest manufacturers of motor vehicles in the world.

Design and Interior
Like all Chevrolet cars, this one too has well-appointed interiors. The cabin has generous space for passengers as well as luggage. The vehicle scores on plush upholstery and extra legroom for its occupants. Double din premium radio / cassette system and in-dash six CD changer ensures music on way. The car is equipped with useful storage spaces, including cup holders in the front and rear seat armrests, cargo side pocket, sunglass case, coat hook in the rear portion and door pockets.

The vehicle has muscular exterior which is enhanced by multi -reflector halogen headlamps. A sleek grille in the front and tall contoured taillights in the rear portion have positive effect on the look. The spacious interiors of Forester ensure ample legroom in front and rear seats, so that all its occupants enjoy a comfortable ride. Thanks to the cushioned seats, passengers can enjoy a cozy ride.

Variants and Price
A vehicle with only one variant, Chevorlet Forester is available in several color options. The introductory price of Forester is Rs 15.6 lakh.

The vehicle has a powerful horizontally opposed, 4-cylinder gasoline engine that delivers a power of 120 PS at 5600rpm and generates a torque of 178 Nm @ 3600 rpm. The horizontally opposed boxer engine of Forester enables the vehicle to have a low center of gravity power.

Safety features incorporated in the car include SRS driver & co-driver air bags, anti-lock braking system, high mounted stop lampfront & rear outboard height adjustable seat belts, rear door child safety lock, drop-off type pedals with safety system, , side protection beams in doors, child seat mounting provisions etc.

Technical Specifications

Overall Length 4,450(mm)
Overall width 1,735(mm)
Overall height (at K.W) 1,590(mm)
Wheelbase 2,525(mm)
Tread Front / Rear 1,495/1,485(mm)
Minimum ground clearance (at K.W) 190(mm)
Kerb Weight 1,390(kg)
Type Horizontally Opposed, 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, gasoline
Maximum output 120PS@5600rpm
Maximum torque 178N-m@3600rpm
Valve Arrangement SOHC type, 4 valves/cylinder, Horizontally Opposed Layout
Displacement 1,994(cc)
Compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system Multi Point Fuel Injection
Fuel Tank Capacity 60(ltrs)
Drive System All-Time-All-Wheel-Drive
Transmission 5 Speed Forward with synchromesh & 1 Reverse
Clutch Hydraulically activated, Dry single plate diaphragm
Rear Differential Limited Slip Differential - Viscous Type
Gear Ratios
1st Gear 3.454
2nd Gear 2.062
3rd Gear 1.448
4th Gear 1.088
5th Gear 0.871
Reverse 3.333
Final Reduction Gear Ratio 4.111
Auxilliary Transmission Ratio (low) 1.447
Steering Rack & Pinion, Power Assisted
McPherson strut type, independent, coil spring and stabilizer bar
Rear Dual link type, independent, coil spring and stabilizer bar
Self-levelizer Standard
Brakes Dual circuit hydraulic with vacuum suspended power unit
Front Ventilated Discs
Rear Drums
Turning Circle Diameter - Kerb to Kerb
Tyres 205/70 R15