The All New Chevrolet Captiva - As Refined As Your Taste
The Chevrolet Captiva is a purposeful SUV with the looks you desire, the power you deserve and the versatility you demand. The lowered bumper, chromegrille with the signature Chevrolet Bowtie as well as stylish fog lamps add to its striking bold looks. LED tail lamps as well as the redesigned rear twin exhaust pipes add to its sporty outdoor style with stylish Alloy Wheels that support its powerful frame that exudes pure confidence.
The Captiva is a true do-it-all vehicle, charming your affection with its incredible space and comfort for family, yet bold and tough enough for your wild adventures.
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Great design should also deliver practical benefits
Flexible seating options mean that the Captiva is versatile. With the third row of seats folded down, there's up to 769 L of trunk space. Fold the second and third rows down and it's a huge 1,577 L – one of the largest in the SUV class.
Watch the video to see how you can:
Fold the seats down with one hand
Get tall and bulky items in, thanks to the large opening
Slide items in to make loading up easy
Look out for the stylish tailgate window to get smaller items in or out easily.
Advanced safety performance – now with NCAP 5 Stars
The Captiva boasts six airbags – dual front and side airbags for the driver and front passenger and curtain airbags for the outer rear passengers. Three-point seat belts with belt pre-tensioners not belt tensioners and belt force limiters look after those in the front seats, with a passenger warning to ensure everyone is buckled up, while ISOFIX anchor points are fitted to the outer seats of the second row, to facilitate the quick and secure fitting of child seats.
Keeping you reassured on the road is also a priority. Good to know, then, that a Traction Control System is keeping you planted, that Electronic Stability Control is eliminating over and under-steer, and that a Brake Assist System is ready and waiting to reduce braking distances in the event of an emergency. All these safety features come as standard.
Another smart safety first for the Captiva is Hill Start Assist which helps to prevent "roll-back" on hill starts.
Descent control system
Driving down-hill is easier, too, thanks to our Descent Control System. It's a technology that automatically slows the vehicle on steep gradients, which means you don't have to keep such a heavy foot on the brake pedal.
On the inside, you'll find features and a standard of quality that you'd normally expect to see on a much more expensive car. Take a look at the high quality seat fabrics and stitching and the generous storage – always where you want it.
Chevrolet Captiva includes other great features:
4-way adjustable seats
Aux-in iPod connection and steering wheel audio control
The Captiva – thanks to the quality materials and fit and finish – has a truly up-market feel and is equipped to a very high standard to maximise its versatility.
The Captiva has three rows of modular seating that are as capable of transporting large loads as they are at accommodating up to seven people. Our LTZ model offers additional ambience to its interior with door sill ambient lighting as well as
ambient footwell lighting.
Under that sculpted hood, you’ll find one of three powerful engines – engines that boast the latest manual or automatic six-speed transmissions for a powerful, yet smooth ride.
Transmission and drive options
Choose a manual or automatic with an override. Choose a front or on-demand four-wheel drive configuration. Whichever route you go, know that the standard Captiva chassis has been honed for enhanced vehicle dynamics, improved cornering, and impressive roll characteristics, for an enjoyable drive every trip.
The Captiva engines feature a number of technological improvements. Amongst them, Variable Valve Timing on our dual overhead cam 2.4 litre ECOTEC petrol model, which helps to deliver a maximum of 190Kw and 288Nm in just 10.1 seconds.
Our diesel offerings won't disappoint either. Our new turbo-charged 2.2 L outputs a 135Kw's and 400Nm torque. Not only are our diesel units powerful, but they also have CO2 emissions that fall below taxation thresholds.
*Fuel economy values are determined through CO2 measurement in accordance with the latest ECE R101/SANS 20101 standards, as prescribed by South African government, conducted in a controlled environment and were correct at the time this disclaimer was published, which is subject to change. The specifications are for comparison purposes between the different vehicle models available in the S.A market which are all tested in the same manner, specific driving cycles and controlled environment. Actual achieved fuel consumption during on-road driving will vary due to factors including driving style, vehicle load and tyre size, as well as road, traffic and ambient conditions.
Actual products may differ from photos pictured on the Chevrolet.co.za website. General Motors South Africa has the right to change automobile details without prior notification.