Chevrolet Tavera is a practical multi-utility vehicle (MUV) from General Motors.

Chevrolet Tavera

Chevrolet Tavera
Chevorlet Tavera, a multi-utility vehicle, offers a blend of trouble-free performance, sporty looks and superior drivability. Offering value for money, it has a number of features. Tavera has been designed keeping in mind the general condition of Indian roads. It is an automobile that is reliable, comfortable and fuel-efficient.

Design and Interior
Striking looks of Chevrolet Tavera makes its presence felt on the road. The front fascia of the car is uplifted by a sloping hood and a single-bar front grille. Enhancing the muscular appeal of Tavera are its horizontal headlights and tail lamps. The cushioned seats offer a high degree of comfort to the passengers. The seats, both front and rear, have enough legroom as well as headroom.

The cabin is diligently designed, with underlying theme of the roomy interiors of the MUV. enhancing the elegance is the root wood finish trimmings on the dash and gear knob. Small storage spaces have been made in the cabin. The car has triple-row air-conditioning system with three rows of vents.

Variants and Price
The three variants of Chevrolet Tavera are Base, Neo and Neo-2. It comes with a price tag of Rs.6.10 Lakhs.

The car is powered by 2.5L turbo diesel engine, which generates a power of 80 PS @ 3900 rpm and a torque of 19 PS @ 1800 rpm. The engine mates with a manual gear box to produce good amount of power. It is equipped with Direct Fuel Injection System, supported by low-compression turbo charging. Steering is effortless at low speeds. The advanced suspension system of Tavera makes for a well-balanced ride-quality.

Safety accoutrements incorporated in the car are child locks in the rear doors and seat belts for passengers. The passenger cell has front crumple zones and side-impact beams. The front brakes of provide better stopping power.

Technical Specifications

Engine Type 2.5L Direct Injection Turbo Diesel
Displacement (cc) 2499
Max. Output Ps/rpm 80 / 3900
Max. Torque kgm/rpm 19 / 1800
No. of Valves/OHC 8
Fuel Type Diesel
Compression Ratio 18.5 : 1
Transmission 5-speed Manual
Length (mm) 4435
Width (mm) 1680
Height (mm) 1765
Wheel Base (mm) 2685
Track (Fr/Rr) (mm) 1445/1420
Ground Clearence (mm) 184#
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 55
Gross Vehicle Weight (kg) 2335-2375
Kerb Weight (kg) LS - 1585, LT - 1640 / 1660, SS - 1660
205/65 R15
Turning Radius (m)
Brakes (FRONT)
Ventilated Disc & Caliper
Brakes (REAR)
Drum, Leading - Trailing (Self Adjusting)
Suspension (REAR)
Semi-elliptical Leaf Spring
Suspension (FRONT) Double Wishbone with Independent Torsion Bar Spring & Anti-roll Bar