2015 Chevrolet Enjoy has been launched in the price range of Rs 6.24-8.79 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). New model comes with major cabin alterations though externally mothing much has been changed on the outside. Chevrolet has ornamented the cabin with plenty of chrome ranging from its use on door handles to gear knob, AC vents to steering wheel etc. Along with chrome, new addition is chunky 3 - spoke steering wheel which has been tastefully decorated with silver accents. While base variant doesn't get mounted controls, top-trims have got this convenience of on-the-move adjustments of volume and sound. Newly employed leather upholstery feels premium and is in fact, instrumental in perking up the entire look of the cabin.Externally the only way to put new Enjoy apart from outgoing model is blacked out B-pillar and chrome plated licence plate. Power plant and transmission are also been carried forward as both 1.4-litre petrol and 1.3-litre diesel engines continue to do duty in facelifted Enjoy. 2015 edition of Enjoy, as before, continues to offer generous space and room in all three seating rows. Mileage of diesel variant is good too as Fiat sourced 1.3-litre multi-jet motor provides optimum mix of performance and efficiency.
Chevrolet Enjoy is a Multi Utility Vehicle designed and developed by General Motors India. The vehicle made its global debut in India on 9th May 2013 and has been launched in both petrol as well as diesel variant. It is available in both 7 and 8 seater options for the customers to choose from.
With the launch of Enjoy, Chevrolet has also ventured into the MUV segment. With its low cost maintenance, excellent after sales services the company has already had its share of success in other segments. Now customers’ response and reviews in the time to come will decide the fortune of the new Chevrolet Enjoy. Until then, we must say “Go on Chevrolet”. Currently, with its competitive price, design and comfortable interior the vehicle is competing with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Mahindra Quanto and Premier Rio etc.
The Chevrolet Enjoy is equipped with 1.3 L SMARTECH Turbo-charged Diesel Engine and 1.4 L SMARTECH Petrol Engine. The 1.3 L engine comes with 4 cylinders, 5 speed manual transmission and has a displacement of 1248 cc. It can churn out maximum power of 77.5 PS @4000 rpm and maximum torque of 188 NM @1750 rpm. The vehicle has a fuel tank capacity of 50 L and promises to deliver a fuel efficiency of 18.2 kmpl. The 1.4 L engine comes with 4 cylinders, 5 speed manual transmission and has a displacement of 1399 cc. It can deliver maximum power of 104 PS @6000 rpm and maximum torque of 131 NM @4400 rpm. The vehicle has a fuel tank capacity of 50 L and promises to deliver a fuel efficiency of 13.7 kmpl.
Both the engines are BS IV (OBD II) emission standards compliant. The front of both the engine variant has Mc Pherson Struts suspension while the rear has Multi Link Coil Spring suspension. In terms of brake, the front has disc brake while the rear has drum brake.
When it comes to exteriors styling, the front of Chevrolet Enjoy has a signature Gold Bowtie in the Chrome Surround Three-dimensional Grille and Leaf Style Fog Lamps. The look has been further highlighted by the presence of Chrome Surround Meshed Air Dam. The triple pod turn indicator design and the swoosh type headlamps add to the brilliance and style quotient of the Enjoy. The body coloured front bumper looks good. The crease lines rising from the bonnet to the windscreen seems to be defining tension and agility to its aerodynamic form. The side profile of the car has a seamless line flowing from the edge of the headlamps to the tail lamps. The side rear view mirrors, body coloured outside door handles and the 14” alloy wheels with full wheel covers also look good. In the rear, the integrated rear spoilers with high mount stop lamp looks sporty and youthful.
The first thing that catches everyone’s attention is the comfortable and spacious interior of Chevrolet Enjoy. The vehicle has got a luxurious dual tone interior. The vehicle comes with three seating rows and option to select between 7 and 8 seater vehicle for the customers. The front has a bucket seat, second comes with a caption seat and the third with flexi smart double folding feature. The car has got sufficient and an extremely spacious interiors in terms of its legroom and headroom. The height adjustable driver seat can be personalized as per the convenience while the tiltable 3 spoke power steering wheel enhances the driving comfort. The dashboard quality looks good and the packed features give it a premium feel. The wooden finish AC vents and door trims inserts looks quite good. The vehicle also has an Integrated Audio System with CD Player, MP3, Aux-in, USB and Radio with 4 speakers (2 Front & 2 Rear). Other features of the vehicle includes High Volume Glove Box, Cup Holders in Front Console, Front & Rear Door Map Pockets, Blue Instrument Cluster Illumination, Driver Side Storage in Dashboard, Door Armrests on First and Second Row Seats, Front Row and second row captain Seat Back Pockets, Wood Finish on Gear Knob. In terms of other comfortable features the vehicle has HVAC, Rear AC, Front & Rear Power Windows, Central Door Locking, Tinted Glasses, Day & Night Inside Rear View Mirror, Tilt Rear Quarter Windows, Flexi Smart, Double Folding, Third Row Seat, Adjustable Armrest on Second Row Captain Seats, Height Adjustable Headrests, Tachometer, Driver Sunvisor with Ticket Holder, Codriver Side Sunvisor with Vanity Mirror, Remote Fuel Filler Release, Front and Rear Interior Courtesy Lamps, Digital Clock, Headlamp Leveling Device, Reverse Parking Sensors, Remote Keyless Entry with Buzzer, Rear Wiper & Washer, Rear Defogger, Cigar Lighter, Ashtray and Multipurpose 12 V Power Outlet in Third Row.
When it comes to safety, the vehicle has safe cage type design that consists of 10 collision protection beams made of high strength steel, in-built crumple zones and side impact beam in doors. The vehicle has a rear wheel drive that ensures a more stable and comfortable ride and handling. Other safety features of the vehicle includes Anti Lock-braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake force Distribution), Front Seat Belts - 3 Point ELR, Driver Seatbelt Reminder, Door Ajar Warning Lamp, Child-Protection Rear Door Locks, Centrally Located High-Mount Stop Lamp, Dual Horn, Key-in Reminder, Headlamps on Reminder, Rear Spoiler with Integrated CHMSL, Speed Sensitive Auto Door Locks and Driver & Passenger Airbags.
Overall, the vehicle has an excellent value proposition and is bound to excite Indian car buyers looking for a way to stretch every rupee they invest in their new car.