NEW FOR 2012:

- All-new model

For 2012, the Chevrolet Orlando is an all-new model, a seven-passenger crossover based on the Chevrolet Cruze platform.

The Orlando uses a 2.4-litre direct-injection four-cylinder engine. A six-speed manual transmission is standard in the LS, 1LT and 2LT models, and can be optioned to a six-speed automatic on the LT models. The LTZ uses the automatic exclusively.

Features on the LS include 16-inch steel wheels, keyless entry, child view mirror, OnStar, engine block heater, black door handles, automatic headlights, manual mirrors, variable intermittent wipers, rear washer/wiper, console with open storage, driver information centre, tilt steering wheel, illuminated vanity mirrors, express up/down front windows, cloth seats, 60/40 split-folding second-row seat, 50/50 split-folding third-row seat, and CD/MP3 stereo. Air conditioning can be added as an option.

The 1LT adds air conditioning, body-colour door handles, privacy glass, power-adjustable heated mirrors, console with closed storage, cruise control, floor mats, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, and premium cloth seats.

The 2LT adds 16-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, tire pressure monitoring system, leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls, Bluetooth connectivity, USB port and SiriusXM satellite radio.

The LTZ adds 18-inch alloy wheels, automatic climate control, remote starter, body-colour door handles with chrome strip, chrome body side mouldings, cargo cover and net, auto-dimming rearview mirror, heated seats, and six-way power driver’s seat.