Chevrolet is launching a sports version of the Chevrolet Captiva, the dynamically styled five-door and first compact sports utility vehicle in Chevrolet’s European model range. Over 43,000 units of the highly successful Chevrolet SUV have been sold in Europe since its launch in 2006. Numerous new accessories will make the Chevrolet Captiva even more attractive.
The Captiva was launched in India in 2008. Initially this 2-litre CRDi motor powered soft roader was launched only in front wheel drive and with a 5-speed manual gearbox but in 2009 GM also introduced the AWD variant with a %-speed automatic. The Captiva has three row of seats and its competitors are the Honda CR-V, Mitsubishi Pajero and Outlander, Toyota Fortuner and the Ford Endeavour.