2015 Vauxhall Viva release date
The British from European division of General Motors Vauxhall spoke about the upcoming this spring world premiere urban Viva, also known as Opel Karl (presented specifically for continental Europe), to be held within the walls of Geneva motor show 2015 and will be available shortly after the presentation.
Release date: June 2015
Dimensions novelty will be close to the compact models Corsa and Adam. Take the new hatchback A-class: the car will be the most compact in the current lineup with 5 doors (!) and up to 5 passengers. Of course, designed for 4-5 passengers the city hatchback Vauxhall Viva got a simple appearance without design, as well as power plants are budget motors used on the baby Adam. Upcoming small car will try a little to fill a niche gap in the end of 2015 from the Old world of the Chevrolet.
New Vauxhall Viva specs, engines
Vauxhall Viva built on the platform of GM Gamma II, general, for example, Chevrolet Aveo. As expected, the weight of the car will be about 900 kg Viva will get supercharged 1.0-liter three-cylinder gasoline power unit from GM Ecotec power 75 HP , the power unit was specially developed for Viva and is paired with a five-speed gearbox. Front – loaded rack, rear twist beam. The drive is only on the front wheels. Engineers Vauxhall also note that chassis for Viva/Karl was configured solely on safety and comfort. Viva/Karl equipped anti-roll stability control, traction control and function Hill Start. Power steering has support for “city mode”, which reduces stress on the driver’s side.
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History of brands
The British version of Viva named in honor produced from 1963 to 1979 popular models. Basically the model number of the new product will be released under the brand Opel Karl (in honor of one of the founders Carl Opel). The North American market may also get a similar model in the form of the next generation Chevrolet Spark with an updated look.
Article about the 2015 Vauxhall Viva has been prepared on the basis of peer reviews and rumors from the Internet. The exact release date and the start of sales is unclear, but there is actual information.
In the model range Vauxhall Viva will be located below the Adam with an initial price of 10 thousand dollars, with a choice of one of 10 available exterior colors and 14 – or 16-inch wheels . Of course, hardly anyone will doubt the budget of the new city-cars Opel/Vauxhall. But apparently, compared with the same Dacia/Renault Sandero will be at least inappropriate or incorrect. First, Viva and its “relative” Opel will be by car segment A+, i.e. the dimensions and interior space to Sandero here to the moon. And secondly, according to the publication “Autocar”, the twins will be much more expensive – by 20-40%. And here already in the competitors need to write a completely different cars – for example, Hyundai i10, Kia Picanto, Fiat Panda and VW Up. The length of the Viva will be equal 3680 mm, slightly shorter than Adam (3700 mm) and Corsa (4000 mm). However, the manufacturer claims that the car will be enough space for five passengers.
Package additional options will include a warning system exit lanes, Parking assistance, cruise control, sunroof, fog lights and heated front seats and steering wheel. Viva/Karl will also receive IntelliLink multimedia system from GM that integrates with Apple and Android smart phones.
Chairman and managing Director of Vauxhall, Tim Tozer, said: “the Perfect car for those who want to attract attention. Bright colors, textured fabrics, carefully thought-out details – Vauxhall Viva cause other people to look after you”. Stylish and simple, youth-budget car waiting for their owners who prefer these advantages, in 2015.
2015 Vauxhall Viva video review
Photo of 2015 Vauxhall Viva
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