Chevrolet Cruze Diesel 4.2 L/100km Sets Highway Fuel Consumption Benchmark

Posted on 28. May, 2013 by in GM Canada

Chevrolet Cruze Diesel 4.2 L/100km Sets Highway Fuel Consumption Benchmark

2013-05-28

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Oshawa, Ontario (Tuesday, May 28, 2013) – The new 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel, delivers an attention best 4.2 L/100km highway – improved than any non-hybrid newcomer automobile in Canada. It will be accessible opposite Canada this spring.

“We harnessed generations of diesel imagination to adjust a world-class tellurian engine for a North American market,” pronounced Gary Altman, arch engineer, Chevrolet Cruze Diesel. “The Cruze Diesel is a best diesel newcomer automobile out there. Chevrolet is redefining a definition of good fuel economy with this car.”

With a starting cost of only $24,945, and $1,550 end charge, a Chevrolet Cruze Diesel is a improved value than a likewise versed VW Jetta TDI automatic.  Compared with Jetta, a Cruze Diesel offers customary apparatus including a Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system, incomparable 17-inch amalgamate wheels, leather-appointed seating, and a longer five-year 160,000-kilometre powertrain singular warranty.

Cruze Diesel also beats a rivals in opening with a segment-leading estimated 148 horsepower (110 kW) and estimated 258 lb-ft of torque (350 Nm), and can go 0-96 km/h (0-60 mph) in about 8.6 seconds. Its modernized 2.0L turbo-diesel engine has an overboost underline able of augmenting torque to an estimated 280 lb-ft (380 Nm) for brief bursts of stronger acceleration when needed, such as entering turnpike traffic.  

Cruze Diesel is powered by a cleanest diesel newcomer automobile engine constructed by General Motors. The automobile generates 90 percent reduction Nitrogen Oxide (NOx) and particulate emissions when compared to previous-generation diesels. Chevrolet has sole some-more than 2 million Cruze models globally given it was launched in mid-2010. More than 33,000 of those were diesel powered.

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Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of a world’s largest automobile brands, doing business in some-more than 140 countries and offered some-more than 4 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides business with fuel-efficient vehicles that underline energetic performance, fluent pattern and high quality. More information on Chevrolet models can be found during www.chevrolet.ca, on Facebook during http://www.facebook.com/chevroletcanada or by following @ChevroletCanada on Twitter.

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