Developed by GM Tech Center in Brazil, Chevrolet Cobalt come to establish a new benchmark in the Brazilian market and will be marketed in over 40 countries in Europe, Africa, Middle East and South America. Two engine options will be offered for the Brazilian market.
The new Chevrolet Cobalt worldwide will be equipped with a comprehensive range of engines – all four cylinders, ranging from 1.3 to 1.8 liters and using gasoline, ethanol and diesel. The 1.4 Econo.Flex Cobalt is an engine similar to the Chevrolet team to Agile and Montana, which offers more power, greater efficiency, lower fuel consumption and better handling.
Equipped with the 1.4 Econo.Flex and fueled with ethanol, the Cobalt is 0 to 100 km/h in 11.5 seconds and reaches 170 km/h. With gasoline, it goes from 0 to 100 in 11.9 seconds and also to reach 170 km/h top speed. In addition to the 1.4 engine Econo.Flex future, the Cobalt also has the 1.8 engine Econo.Flex combined with a six-speed automatic transmission, another item unprecedented in the segment.
For the Brazilian market, Chevrolet Cobalt comes in three versions: LS, LT and LTZ, each equipped with the 1.4 Econo.Flex. The LS version is shipped equipped with air-conditioning and power steering. It also comes with steel wheel rim 15 and 195/65 R15 tires – the same as the intermediate versions and top line. In addition to the digital display, the LS also offers the rear defroster, 60/40 folding rear seat back, and more.
Since the LT version offers all that and still have the LS is equipped with dual airbags, front chrome grille, steering column with height adjustment, ABS with EBD, electric windows in the front doors, anti-theft alarm, and small differences as two-tone interior and seat covers.
The LTZ, high-end, raises the level of equipment offered in the segment, bringing in addition to the items found in LS and LT, alloy wheels, front fog lamp, door handles and internal controls of the air-conditioning chrome, chrome bar in rear, AM / FM radio with CD/MP3 reader, Bluetooth and USB input, trip computer, rear view mirrors with electric adjustment and electric drive for all windows.
Chevrolet Cobalt comes to the Brazilian market with a 3 year warranty with unlimited mileage, which marks another difference between the cars in this segment. Cobalt comes with price: R $ 39,980 LS version, R $ 43,780, the LT version and R $ 45,980 LTZ version, the most complete line.