2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando – the choice prudent family man

American kompaktven 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando seven-seater saloon made its debut at the Paris Motor Show 2010. More than a year was required in order to sell 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando started in Russia. The car made it to the Russian buyers only in early . Orlando before the start of official sales caused great interest of motorists to the person, and second place in the class of minivans with a score of more than 6800 cars sold speaks for itself. This excellent result in the Russian market OLA family succeeded despite the presence of only one petrol engine, possible to install.
Management 2018-2019 Chevrolet to secure success in the Russian market in early spring decided to start of sales in Russia 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando with a diesel engine of 163 hp. In our review, we consider in detail the exterior and interior of the family van, know the technical characteristics and dimensions, choose the color of paint finishes and wheels (tire wheels), try to comfortably accommodate seven people in the cabin and load the trunk and find its volume. Do not leave without attention to the vehicle’s equipment level. The purchase price and the cost of accessories is also very interesting. Test drive, the real fuel consumption, operating features and possible problems 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando will help us to hold and to identify the owners of the seven-seater compact van. Photos and videos are designed to consider the design of the exterior and interior design details involved in a car review.


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American family wagon Orlando increased capacity does not have the extraordinary good looks on the bright background classmates Opel Zafira Tourer or the Mazda 5 , and looks a bit bland. Knowing the specifics of the Russian automotive market is logical to assume that the appearance does not solve everything. The modest appearance of Renault Logan and Volkswagen Polo Sedan does not prevent them from being sales leaders in Russia.

The same situation can be traced to Orlando – humble and simple exterior design, but the car looks good and solid. Branded grille with a large cross 2018-2019 Chevrolet, large headlights, a massive front bumper with air intake section, and bright spotlights protivotumanok aerodynamic lip at the edge.

Body van similar to the crossover carefully on the bottom protected unpainted plastic. It is difficult to underestimate such a solution in practice, in Russian conditions, additional protection front and rear bumpers, sills, the lower edges of the doors and wheel arches in handy.

In a review of the “American” side reveal a powerful profile arches, large doors with a high sill, mirror on the thick-legged supports, a flat roofline and massive stern with a vertical surface.

Rear – solid functionality. Vertical roof pillars, a rectangle of the fifth door, straight-marker lamps and bumper. It’s simple, but still presentable.


  • Emphasize the solidity and severe enamel colors: white (base color) for Metallica: black, red, silver, dark gray, beige and light blue need to pay 10,000 rubles.

  • External body dimensions 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando: 4652 mm long, 1836 mm wide, 1633 mm high, 2760 mm wheelbase, 165 mm ground clearance (clearance).
  • Depending on the trim level compact van is equipped with tires 215/60 R16 on the iron or alloy wheels 16 range or tires 225/50 R17 clad 17-inch alloy wheels. You can also order and large 18-inch alloy wheels with tires 235/45 R18.

As accessories for external use a wide range of equipment racks, transport containers, moldings, door sills, the towing device, spoilers and even an additional rear-view mirror.

The front part of the cabin 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando cool design resembles the cockpit Opel Zafira Tourer, but only part of the architecture of the dashboard and center console. That’s just the quality of interior materials and assembly is clearly low – rigid plastic, lame places ergonomics. Key elements of the same from the steering wheel, dashboard and finishing unit control the air conditioning and music – from the 2018-2019 Chevrolet the Cruze . Let’s look around the driver’s seat, and then appreciate the convenience of the second and third seat rows.

Driver’s seat and passenger seat with heating are comfortable and provide comfort even on long journeys, the steering column is adjustable in height and depth, devices informative and readable fine, slanted surface center console is topped with a monochrome display and the audio unit, below the climate control (air conditioning or climate control depending on the version). Sound cover opens up allowing access to the secret niche. In the initial version of the LS unpretentious cassette recorder (CD MP3 4 loudspeakers), but with the growth of USB will be filling, Bluetooth and 6 speakers, for LTZ version additionally available even touch 7-inch color screen with navigation, however for 20,000 rubles.

Spoils a generally favorable impression of the driver’s seat is located high on the console unit in charge of setting music, uncomfortable gear lever and Mark Bright trim (it is better to opt for a black interior).

In the second row there is enough space for convenient and comfortable accommodation even tall passengers, separate back changes the angle of the tunnel on the floor the minimum height, there are deflectors ventilation. Legroom, over the head and cabin width sufficient. But to sit in the car comfortably interfere very wide thresholds.

To get to the third row is not difficult (second row seat tilted forward providing an acceptable size opening). Designated though can accommodate adult passengers, but it is better suited to children, or at least teens. The reason lies in the very low set cushion and to sit practically on the floor, badly bending your knees. Transient train it certainly will not spoil, but the long journey will not be comfortable.

Trunk 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando with “seven in the shops,” a miniature, just 89 liters. Lowering the back of the third row we get a flat floor and 466 liters of volume. A transforming and second row seats not only get almost flat cargo area with a capacity of 852 liters when loaded to the window line, but even 1487 liters when filling under a roof.

For the Russian motorists 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando year is offered in four trim levels: LS, LT, LT + and LTZ. The initial delight of the owner not only by the air conditioning and audio system, and a separate folding seats of the second and third row, a folding front passenger seat, heated electromirrors, two airbags and ABC. The more expensive version will acquire climate control, Front armrest chairs, stabilization system and 6-Tew airbags. Most packed grade LTZ is additionally equipped with cruise control, light and rain sensors, parking sensors. Additionally, you can order a leather interior worth 40,000 rubles, navigation, DVD playback and color screens for second-row passengers. Well, of course, all versions are available to order accessories: mats in the cabin, tray and organizer in the trunk, protective curtains on the side windows, seats for children and lots of other little things.

Specifications of the new 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando year: a family car built on the GM Delta II global platform, and despite the increase in the size of the wheelbase to 2760 mm, the front track extension up to 1584 mm and the rear wheels up to 1588 mm, a change in the geometry of the suspension mounting, installation original springs and shock absorbers, is related not only with the 2018-2019 Chevrolet Cruze, but even of Opel the Astra J . That’s just the rear suspension is not as advanced as in the Astra, minivan goes without Watt’s mechanism. The rest of sameness – front MacPherson strut, rear torsion beam, disc brakes, power steering.

Engines now for the 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando available two familiar petrol and diesel, which became available only recently.

  • The petrol 1.8-liter (141 hp) with 5 manual transmission (automatic transmission 6) minivan accelerates a mass of about 1500 kg to 100 mph in 11.6 (11.8) seconds, top speed of 185 mph.

The manufacturer claims the fuel consumption in the combined mode, 7.3 (7.9) liters in the city increased to 9.7 (10.5) liters. Reviews allow owners to talk about the actual consumption of gasoline in city mode of 11-12 liters for cars with mechanics and 12-14 liters with a gun. The average combined cycle fuel consumption figures are 8-10 liters.

  • 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando 2.0-liter diesel (163 hp) is available in Russia only with the 6 automatic transmission, the engine is able to deliver the driver and the car to 100 mph in 11 seconds and dial the maximum speed of 195 mph.

Fuel consumption on the combined cycle with the passport data of 7 liters, while in the urban mode of 9.3 liters.

Test Drive: 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando suspension is very stiff, especially felt when the passenger compartment is not filled with passengers and luggage. About all the bumps on the road the driver will know, even a small hole size causes distinct responses blows on suspension and bodywork. But the rigidity of the chassis configuration has its advantages. The car is assembled, perfect helm, practically does not heel in turns. At high speed car behavior predictable and stable, but the suspension can not be called comfortable. Especially the third-row passengers will suffer, and in the second row feels discomfort from this movement. So to ensure the proper level of comfort for themselves and their companions owner of 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando will be forced to comply with speed limits and to follow closely the arrangement of pits on the road.
In general, a car worthy of attention a family man, calm exterior design, ergonomic interior accommodate seven crew members without difficulty, but truth without baggage, and the price of the new 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando quite humane.

What is the cost: the cost at official dealers of the new compact van 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando with the petrol engine starts at 760,000 rubles per basic equipment LS and rises up to 908,000 rubles for the maximum version of the LTZ.
Buy 2018-2019 Chevrolet Orlando LTZ with a powerful 163 horsepower diesel engine in automobile interiors can be for the price of 998000 rubles. Adding to equip leather interior, premium music and navigation have already paid the price of 1 million. 58 thousand. Rubles.