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Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3

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Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Overview

  • Mileage (upto)
    18.0 kmpl
  • Engine (upto)
    995 cc
  • BHP
    62.1
  • Transmission
    Manual
  • Boot Space
    170-litres

Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Review

One of the best selling small hatchbacks in the Indian car market is the Chevrolet Spark series. This adorable hatchback was launched in year, 2007 and has been instrumental in doing incredible sales for the company since then. Chevrolet India is the fifth largest automobile manufacturer in the country and has a wonderful fleet of cars in their stable. This hatchback is said to be one of the most reasonably priced hatchback for the middle class strata of the country. Now, the company has rolled out a face-lifted version of the car, which was long overdue. The new version of this small hatchback is being offered with dynamic petrol and also with an LPG drive train, which has a few different trims to choose from. One such mid level petrol trim is Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS , which has a well balanced combination of all the safety and comfort features along with new and fresh exterior features and stylish new interiors. All these impressive aspects are surely going to lure the customers into buying this charming small hatchback. Being a small and compact car, it is very simple and easy to maneuver this hatchback even in heavy traffic conditions. The engine here hasn’t been changed and you will see the same 1.0 litre of petrol engine under the hood. This engine is apt for the Indian traffic conditions and has been doing very well in the automobile market, since its launch. The Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS is quite a delightful hatchback, which is very rational and comfortable as well for all the occupants, especially after the addition of fresh new comfort features. Chevrolet India is also adding after sales benefits to its customers with a 3 years or 45,000 kilometers warranty, which will have quite a few advantages for the customers in terms of repair and maintenance. Some of the most attractive features of this Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS are beige interiors, front power windows, a powerful air conditioner with heater and many more such noteworthy features.

Exteriors

The exteriors of the new Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS hatchback are cool and charming, which arouses warmth as well as classiness. The company has worked hard on the exteriors and made it much more alluring than before. By and large, the body line is aerodynamic with a neatly designed body structure. The Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS is a compact modern looking car with some exciting exterior features. The front fascia has a trendy look with a subtle radiator grille, which has the Chevrolet badge embedded on it. This front honeycomb like mesh-grille is flanked by a large head light cluster, which has been fitted with powerful and radiant lamps. The front and rear bumpers are body colored and are restyled, that adds to the stylishness of this hatchback. Both the wind screens along with the other windows are made of tinted glass. The front wind screen has been fitted with a pair of intermittent wipers. The side profile has neatly done up wheel arches, which have been fitted with steel wheels of size 13 x 4.5J, which have been affixed with tubeless tyres of size 155/70 R13 and have hub caps on them. The rear end has also been refreshed and the tidily done up tail gate and a stylish tail lamp cluster give the car a much modish appearance. This tail lamp cluster has a jewel effect with chrome finish and is optimally positioned to give better visibility and safety as well. The overall dimensions of 2012 Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS are quite good and it has a fair interior space as well. The total length of this hatchback is 3495mm along with an overall width of 1495mm, which includes the wing mirrors as well. The total height is around 1518mm, while the wheel base is fairly comfortable with 2345mm. This small hatchback, Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS has an overall turning circle radius of 4.6 meters, which helps in easier handling and maneuverability of this car. While the kerb weight of this hatchback is about 840 kgs along with a fuel tank capacity that can store close to 38 litres of petrol in it.

Interiors

The new Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS is the mid level hatchback in its model lineup and has a balanced mix of all the features. The interiors have been refreshed and blessed with better quality interiors. The plush beige colored insides and the seating arrangement for five people is perfect. The seats are covered with better quality premium fabric upholstery, which is adding to the elegance of this adorable hatchback. The cabin has ample head room, shoulder space along with a high roof line and a fairly good leg space as well.  There are more than a few storage spots to keep many things at hand, which further add to the comfort of the occupants. The glove box is large and can be used to keep numerous things in it. Apart from this, the other storage spots include a couple of cup holders in the front console along with bottle holders in both the front doors as well. The rear seat has shopping hooks to add to the comfort, while there is also a driver front storage to keep some more things. The back seat cushion is foldable to add more space to the luggage compartment and to get some bigger things inside this hatchback.

Engine and Performance

The brand new Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS hasn’t been changed under the hood, the car will still be seen with the peppy 1.0 litre petrol engine, which has 4 cylinders along with 8 valves fitted in it. This Smart-Tec engine is fitted with a SOHC and has been integrated with some ground breaking technologies , which help in enhancing the performance of this power plant. This 995cc petrol power plant has a DDLI , an advanced sequential multi point fuel injection (MPFI) supply system, an advanced optical sensor and the motorized throttle intake system as well. All these incredible technologies combined together make sure that the new 2012 Spark 1.0 LS hatchback gets an improvised pick up along with a striking power and torque production. It is being acclaimed that this engine is one of the most noiseless, maintenance free motor and is also dependable and fuel efficient. This 1.0 litre petrol mill has the capability to produce a maximum power output of 61.74 Bhp at 5400 Rpm along with a peak torque yield of 90.3 Nm at 4200 Rpm and is skillfully coupled with a smooth and efficient five speed manual transmission gear box. Chevrolet India states 2012 Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS has the potential to produce a remarkable mileage of 18 kmpl, under standard driving conditions. The 995cc Smart-Tec motor has the capacity to thrust this hatchback from 0 – 100 kmph in just about 15.1 seconds , while it can achieve a top speed of close to 153 kmph , which is quite amazing.

Braking and Handling

Even on the brake and handling front, the facelift Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS has not been tweaked much. The front tyres of this one has been equipped with solid disc brakes, while the rear tyres get self adjusting drum brakes for superior braking on any kind of roads. The suspension system is tough with the front axle getting a McPherson strut type mechanism, which also has anti roll bars. The rear axle of this car has been fitted with a torsion beam axle, which assists in keeping this car very balanced. The shock absorbers are gas filled, while the rear end shock absorbers have been filled with hydraulics for enhanced comfort to the back seat occupants.

Safety Features

2012 Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS is the mid level trim in its model lineup and has been included with some very vital safety features as before, which are advantageous for the occupants as well as the vehicle. The list consists of a central high mounted lamp at the rear end for better visibility for other drivers, rear door child locks and then there are the advanced 2.5 miles per hour impact proof front as well as rear bumpers. Moreover, the Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS facelift also has a collapsible steering column along with a head lamp leveling device and side impact beams as well. The door ‘Ajar’ warning notification lamp in the cluster along with other such notifications is added safety and fortification of the hatchback.

Comfort Features

The 2012 Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS has been provided with the many comfort features. These comfort features consists of a powerful air conditioner, which cools the entire cabin within a few minutes. Furthermore, it also comes with remote release of the fuel filler as well as the boot lid to add to the comfort level of the driver. There is a front room lamp and internally adjustable outside rear view mirrors, a digital temperature bar graph, a brilliant instrument cluster with a digital tachometer, low fuel warning lamp and quite a few other lamps as well to assist the driver. This hatchback trim also has a digital clock, battery voltage indicator, a power steering that is extremely responsive and easy to handle and front power windows as well.

Pros

New Exteriors, refreshed interiors, affordable price, good mileage and the engine is quite energetic.

Cons 

Less boot space and lack of many safety features

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Specifications

ARAI Mileage18.0 kmpl
City Mileage15.0 kmpl
Fuel TypePetrol
Engine(cc)995
Max Power62.1bhp@5400rpm
Max Torque90.3Nm@4200rpm
Seating5
Engine Description1.0-litre 62.1bhp 4Cylinder SMARTECH Engine
TransmissionTypeManual
Cargo Volume170-litres
Finance Quotes
Finance Quotes

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Features

Power Windows FrontYes
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Engine & Transmission

Engine TypeSMARTECH Engine
Engine Description1.0-litre 62.1bhp 4Cylinder SMARTECH Engine
Engine Displacement(cc)995
No. of cylinder4
Maximum Power62.1bhp@5400rpm
Maximum Torque90.3Nm@4200rpm
Valves Per Cylinder2
Valve ConfigurationNo
Fuel Supply SystemMPFI
Bore x StrokeNo
Compression RatioNo
Turbo ChargerNo
Super ChargeNo
TransmissionTypeManual
Transmission TypeNo
Gear Box5 Speed
Drive TypeFWD
OverdriveNo
SynchronizersNo
Clutch TypeNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Performance & Fuel

Top Speed156km/hr
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)15.1 Seconds
ARAI Mileage (kmpl)18.0
Fuel TypePetrol
Fuel Tank Capacity (Liters)35

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Suspension System, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMcPherson Struts With Anti-Roll Bar
Rear SuspensionTorsion Beam Axle
Shock Absorbers TypeNo
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnCollapsible Steering
Steering Gear TypeRack & Pinion
Turning Radius (wheel base)4.5 meters
Front Brake TypeSolid Disc
Rear Brake TypeSelf Adjusting Drums

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Others

Country of AssemblyNo
Country of ManufactureNo
Warranty TimeNo
Warranty DistanceNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Dimensions & Capacity

Length3495mm
Width1495mm
Height1518mm
Ground Clearance Unladen170mm
Wheel Base2345mm
Front Tread1315mm
Rear Tread1280mm
Kerb Weight840kg
Cargo Volume170-litres
Tyre Size155/70 R13
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size13 Inch
Seating Capacity5
No of Doors5

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Comfort & Convenience

Power SteeringYes
Power Windows-FrontYes
Power Windows-RearNo
One Touch Operating Power WindowsNo
Automatic Climate ControlNo
Air Quality ControlNo
Remote Trunk OpenerYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYes
Accessory Power OutletYes
Trunk LightNo
Vanity MirrorNo
Rear Reading LampNo
Rear Seat HeadrestNo
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestNo
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsNo
Cup Holders-FrontYes
Cup Holders-RearNo
Rear A/C VentsNo
Heated Seats - FrontNo
Heated Seats - RearNo
Massage SeatsNo
Memory Functions For SeatNo
Seat Lumbar SupportNo
Multi-function Steering WheelNo
Cruise ControlNo
Parking SensorsNo
Autonomous ParkingNo
Navigation SystemNo
Foldable Rear SeatBench Folding
Smart EntryNo
Engine Start/Stop ButtonNo
Drive ModesNo
Glove Box CoolingNo
Bottle HolderFront Door
Voice ControlNo
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNo
USB ChargerNo
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
Central Console ArmrestNo
Tailgate AjarNo
Gear Shift IndicatorNo
Rear CurtainNo
Luggage Hook & NetNo
Battery SaverNo
Lane Change IndicatorNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Interior Features

Air ConditionerYes
HeaterYes
Adjustable Steering ColumnNo
TachometerYes
Electronic Multi-TripmeterYes
Leather SeatsNo
Fabric UpholsteryYes
Leather Steering WheelNo
LightingNo
Glove CompartmentYes
Digital ClockYes
Outside Temperature DisplayNo
Cigarette LighterNo
Digital OdometerNo
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
Folding Table in The RearNo
Driving Experience Control EcoNo
Height Adjustable Driving SeatNo
Dual Tone DashboardNo
Ventilated SeatsNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Exterior Features

Adjustable HeadlightsYes
Fog Lights - FrontNo
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorNo
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View MirrorYes
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorNo
Heated Wing MirrorNo
Rain Sensing WiperNo
Rear Window WiperNo
Rear Window WasherNo
Rear Window DefoggerNo
Wheel CoversNo
Alloy WheelsNo
Power AntennaNo
Tinted GlassYes
Rear SpoilerNo
Removable/Convertible TopNo
Roof CarrierNo
Sun RoofNo
Moon RoofNo
Side StepperNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsNo
Intergrated AntennaNo
Chrome GrilleNo
Chrome GarnishNo
Smoke HeadlampsNo
Roof RailNo
Lighting'sNo
Trunk OpenerNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Safety Features

Anti-Lock Braking SystemNo
EBDNo
Parking SensorsNo
Central LockingNo
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNo
Brake AssistNo
Power Door LocksYes
Child Safety LocksYes
Anti-Theft AlarmNo
Anti-Pinch Power WindowsNo
Driver AirbagNo
Passenger AirbagNo
Side Airbag-FrontNo
Side Airbag-RearNo
Knee AirbagsNo
Day & Night Rear View MirrorNo
Head-Up DisplayNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorNo
Xenon HeadlampsNo
Halogen HeadlampsYes
Rear Seat BeltsYes
Seat Belt WarningNo
Pretensioners & Force Limiter SeatbeltNo
Door Ajar WarningYes
Side Impact BeamsNo
Front Impact BeamsNo
Traction ControlNo
Adjustable SeatsYes
ISOFIX Child Seat MountsNo
KeyLess EntryNo
Tyre Pressure MonitorNo
Vehicle Stability Control SystemNo
Hill Descent ControlNo
Hill AssistNo
Engine ImmobilizerNo
Crash SensorNo
Blind Spot MonitorNo
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYes
Engine Check WarningNo
Automatic HeadlampsNo
Clutch LockNo
Advance Safety FeaturesNo
Follow Me Home HeadlampsNo
Rear CameraNo
360 View CameraNo
Anti-Theft DeviceNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Entertainment Features

Cassette PlayerNo
Cd PlayerNo
CD ChangerNo
DVD PlayerNo
RadioNo
Audio System Remote ControlNo
Speakers FrontNo
Speakers RearNo
Integrated 2DIN AudioNo
Bluetooth ConnectivityNo
USB & Auxiliary inputNo
Touch ScreenNo
Internal StorageNo
No of SpeakersNo
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
ConnectivityNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Details

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 TransmissionManual
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 ExteriorStylish Dual Tone Body Colord Bumpers /n Chevy Signature Dual Port Front Grille /n Hub Caps For Wheels /n Tinted Glasses /n
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 SteeringPower Steering
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 TyresTubeless Tyres
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Engine1.0-litre SMARTECH Engine
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Comfort & ConvenienceAirconditioner With Heater /n Adjustable Front Headrest /n Remote Boot & Fuel Lid Release /n Sliding & Reclining Front Seats /n Accessory Sockets /n Power Steering /n Front Power Windows /n Internally Adjustable ORVM For Driver /n
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 FuelPetrol
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Brake SystemFront:Solid Disc , Rear:Self Adjusting Drum
Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 SafteyHeadlamp Levelling Device /n Central High Mount Stop Lamp /n 3-Point ELR Seat Belts Front & Rear /n Collapsible Steering Column /n Tubeless Tyres /n Brake Booster /n Rear Doors With Child Safety Lock /n

Chevrolet Spark 1.0 LS BS3 Colours

Chevrolet Spark is available in 7 different colours - Linen Beige, Caviar Black, Misty Lake, Velvet Red, Summit White, Switch Blade Silver, Sandrift Grey.

  • Chevrolet Spark Linen Beige
    Linen Beige
  • Chevrolet Spark Caviar Black
    Caviar Black
  • Chevrolet Spark Misty Lake
    Misty Lake
  • Chevrolet Spark Velvet Red
    Velvet Red
  • Chevrolet Spark Summit White
    Summit White
  • Chevrolet Spark Switch Blade Silver
    Switch Blade Silver
  • Chevrolet Spark Sandrift Grey
    Sandrift Grey

Compare Variants of Chevrolet Spark

  • Petrol
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  • Spark 1.0 BS3Currently Viewing
    Rs.3,33,998*EMI: Rs. 6,469
    18.0 KMPL995 CCManual
    Key Features
    • Spark 1.0 LS BS3Currently Viewing
      Rs.3,60,566*EMI: Rs. 6,976
      18.0 KMPL995 CCManual
      Pay 26,568 more to get
      • Spark 1.0Currently Viewing
        Rs.3,63,901*EMI: Rs. 7,047
        16.2 KMPL995 CCManual
        Pay 3,335 more to get
        • Air Conditioner With Heater
        • Multi-Warning System
        • Collapsible Steering Wheel
      • Spark 1.0 LT BS3Currently Viewing
        Rs.3,89,771*EMI: Rs. 7,539
        18.0 KMPL995 CCManual
        Pay 25,870 more to get
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          Rs.3,91,860*EMI: Rs. 7,584
          16.2 KMPL995 CCManual
          Pay 2,089 more to get
          • Front Power Windows
          • Power steering
          • Headlamp Levelling Device
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          Rs.4,21,906*EMI: Rs. 8,165
          16.2 KMPL995 CCManual
          Pay 30,046 more to get
          • Front And Rear Power Windows
          • Audio System (CD/MP3)
          • Central Locking
        • Spark 1.0 LS LPGCurrently Viewing
          Rs.3,92,522*EMI: Rs. 7,598
          13.2 KMPL995 CCManual
        • Spark 1.0 PS LPGCurrently Viewing
          Rs.3,92,522*EMI: Rs. 7,598
          13.2 KMPL995 CCManual
        • Spark 1.0 LT LPGCurrently Viewing
          Rs.4,21,608*EMI: Rs. 8,159
          13.2 KMPL995 CCManual

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