Onix has a platform GEM.
While at home in the US, General Motors is already an endangered species in China, Chevrolet, part of the concern, introduced a completely new compact sedan Onix.
Onix is the first of many new car – and C-segments from Chevrolet and Buick using a new platform GEM. In this model, which was previously sold only in South America, will now be available in 40 markets around the world.
Another important point in South America the name was used on the five-door hatchback, while the sedan had the name of Prisma. However, Onix is 190 mm longer than the Prisma, which makes it almost as big as the model segment.
Possessing the newest style design Chevrolet Onix dual grille, new front fog lamps with chrome garnish, led daytime running lights as standard are 16-inch black wheels.
Engine components for Onix kept secret until the Shanghai motor show, but according to the latest information in the Onix will be offered in China with two new 3-cylinder petrol engines – 1.3-litre aspirated 102 horsepower and a 1 liter turbocharged 114 horses.