Spied – Facelifted 2.2-liter Chevrolet Captiva diesel

Posted on Jan 2 2010 - 11:08am IST
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Chevrolet_Captiva_facelift_dieselThe refreshed Captiva comes with new design, engine and additional gear.

By mid-2010, General Motors will launch the facelifted Chevrolet Captiva with a 2.2-liter diesel engine. Co-developed with VM Motori in Italy, the new 2.2-liter engine is expected to boost fuel economy and reduce emissions to Euro 5 levels.

The power and torque values are reportedly 10% better now. The new model could come with a 6-speed manual transmission, a gear more than the existing model. The front fascia could be sharper to give the vehicle a more distinct feel. The Captiva’s headlamp and grille were never its design highlight. The facelifted model should change that.

The existing Captiva, imported from Korea, comes with a 2.0-liter diesel engine.

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  1. Aniruddha October 13, 2010 at - Reply

    can someone tell me when would be the new captiva be launched. i am plannin to buy one in a week and would be ready to wait for the new one. plz plz tell me. is it the same one that was shown in the recent motor show in paris

    • Jaz October 14, 2010 at - Reply

      yes, that’s the same one. It should be here within a year or so. Nothing official from GM.

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