What is the engine capacity of Chevrolet Cruze?
By: Aniket on 26 august 2014
Cruze features 1998 cc VCDI engine.It features Turbo charged Common Rain Direct Injection engine offering power of 166PS/6000rpm and Torque of 380NM/2000rpm. While a high power encourages high speed performance on level roads, high torque assures easy take on any steep gradiants. Thus best combination of power and torque gives confidence like that of driving a Jet on road.
Apart from having the dynamic and aggressive looks, the Chevrolet Cruze is an optimal balance of power and performance. It comes with 2.0 litre 1998cc, 4 cylinder VCDi engine. The VCDi refers to variable geometry turbo common rail direct injection diesel engine. The engine is quite powerful and fuel efficient. Along with this, the single overhead camshaft has been replaced by dual overhead camshaft configuration. With such a powerful engine, the manual versions give 14kmpl in cities and 17kmpl on highways while the automatic version gives 11kmpl in cities and 14kmpl on highways.
This offering from General Motors comes in three trims, each running on a diesel engine. The diesel engine consists of 2.0 litre 4 cylinders 16 valves CRDi powerplant displacing 1998cc of air. The engine is capable of generating maximum power output of 163.7bhp at 3800rpm and 380Nm at 2000rpm of peak torque respectively. This engine (with manual transmission) is able to garner mileage figures of 14Kmpl (within the traffic hit city roads) and 17.3Kmpl (on the highways). The ones with an automatic transmission gearbox is able to garner 12Kmpl (city) and 14.2Kmpl (highways).