Is Chevrolet Cruze AT a best buy at Rs. 14.2 lakhs (ex-showroom)? What is the maintenance cost of this car?
By: Dhiraj Julka on 24 february 2017
TheChevrolet Cruzelooks modern and very new age, it is one of the most stylish cars in the segment. The colours in the cabin are also tasteful, lending both airiness and also inducing the luxury feel. There is plethora of features embedded inside for the comfort of driver as well as passengers. The front seats are comfortable & supportive and the driver’s seat is electrically adjustable. Boot space is quite accommodating as well.
It is the most powerful car in its segment. Not only is the engine of Cruze is refined; there is almost never a lack of power and torque when you need it. The gearbox, it is very smooth in its operations and shifts gears quickly. The claimed mileage of this car is 14.8 kmpl. The car scores a healthy 5-star Euro NCAP crash test rating and there are lots of safety features on offer. Though the price seems slightly higher than its rivals.
Other cars you can consider in this segment are Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla, Volkswagen Jetta, Skoda Octavia etc.
The recommended service schedule for Chevrolet Cruze is 7500 kms or 6 months (whichever is earlier) and as per user reviews the average service cost is around Rs. 5000 – 6000.