Chevrolet Cruze Facelift unveiled

Just over a week ago, we bought you the image of the Cruze Wagon, which was to make its debut at Geneva in a few days. From the press release picture of Chevrolet, we could clearly make out the rear of the hideous looking wagon; however, the front remained concealed.

From the new images, it can be clearly made out, what design and restyling is done on the Cruze Wagon. Deducing that the Sedan will also share the same face, we have the facelifted Cruze Sedan. After several leaks and spy photos, the real stuff is finally out.

Chevrolet Cruze Facelift unveiled
With styling to the front end including horizontal slats for the grille, instead of honeycomb, the changes have been kept to minimum. Bumper receives restyling with lower grille replaced for an integrated slat. However, it still holds the mean muscular appeal of the predecessor.

Making its debut in Geneva in just a few days, the Cruze Wagon will hit the European market in summer 2012. The powerplants for the Wagon include, 1.4-litre trubo diesel, 1.7-litre turbo diesel and 2.0-litre turbo diesel. Petrol variants includes 1.6-litre and 1.8-litre natural aspirated petrol engines.

For India however, Cruze will be housing a 2.0-litre CRDe developing 163 PS. It is expected to hit the Indian market by 2013.

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