The small sized sub compact four – door hatchback, Spark from Chevrolet has been overloaded with technologies, impressive styling and easy handling manoeuvres for the upcoming 2018 model year. In fact, the Spark is the smallest car that the automaker, General Motors has ever produced. With a starting price of $13,050, the 2018 Chevrolet Spark has a lot to offer that remains its major unique selling point in the automotive industry. Many automakers have turned their focus to small crossovers and Chevrolet Spark is no exception. The modern styling and features are sure to fetch excellent sales results for General Motors.
2018 Chevrolet Spark Engine
The 2018 Chevrolet Spark would be launched powered by a 98 hp 1.4 liter four cylinder engine with the standard five speed manual transmission or optional Continuous Variable Transmission. This would be directing the power to the front wheels. The expected fuel efficiency would be around 30 mpg in the city and approximately 39 mpg on highways. Uptil 2016 model year, Chevrolet was producing both gas – powered and electric – powered Sparks. However, with the Chevrolet Bolt EV in the production, Chevrolet has parted ways with the electric version of Spark (Spark EV) in the 2018 model year of Spark. The 2018 Chevrolet Spark would be launched in three trim levels: LS, 1LT and range – topping 2LT.
2018 Chevrolet Spark Exteriors
The upcoming Spark has been designed with modern features, sweeping headlights, front chrome grille and unique roof and side rails. The 2018 Spark is all decked up to boast unique and freshly designed front and rear bumpers and smooth body styling. The car would run over unique 15 inch alloy wheels. There would be Rear Wipers, LED head lights and tail lights for the brighter and clearer visibility all around.
2018 Chevrolet Spark Interiors
The cabin of the new generation Spark is quite peaceful with not much cluttering and smooth finishing with mindful color scheme. The seats are comfortable and house small utility areas around them for easy usage. The seating would be comfortable for two adults at the back and five passengers in total aren’t possible. There would be black leatherette cushioned heated seats with handy storage spaces. The steering wheel would be leather wrapped too. The cargo space will be optimum and can be expanded to maximum of 27.2 cubic feet area with the rear seats folded. The air conditioning feature would remain present even in the base model, along with the power windows. The Infotainment System would comprise of a 7 inch touch screen, hands free usage of smart phones, WiFi connectivity, Bluetooth pairing, Satellite Radio, Apple CarPlay compatibility, Android Auto compatibility and OnStar turn – by – turn Navigation. The myChevrolet Mobile App allows for virtual connection with the Spark at all times. The owner can enjoy the facility of locking / unlocking the doors, set destination for navigation, set parking reminders and much more through the Mobile App with the blink of an eye.
2018 Chevrolet Spark Safety Features
General Motors have given critical importance to the safety technologies and driver assistive features in the 2018 Spark. The rear vision camera would come standard along with 10 standard airbags. These would include frontal airbags for the front row, knee airbags for the front row, side – impact seat – mounted airbags and overhead airbags. The other safety ensuing features include Automatic Cruise Control, Rear Park Assist, Forward Collision Warning System, Blind Spot Monitoring System, Lane Departure Warning System, High Strength Steel Safety Cage and Automatic Crash Response.
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