New Delhi, Nov 01: General Motors India (GMI) today
launched a variant of its sports utility vehicle 'Chevrolet
Forester' To tap the growing Suv market in India.
The 'Forester MY 2005' has been priced at Rs 12.98 lakh
(ex-showroom, Delhi), GMI presidnt and managing director
Aditya Vij said in a statement.
The Suv will be imported from Fuji heavy industries of
Japan as completely built unit and marketed under the
Fuji heavy industries, which manufactures 'Subaru' cars,
is an alliance partner of General Motors Corp of the US,
the parent firm of GM.
GMI had launched 'Chevrolet Forester' in February 2003.
The Indian arm of the world's biggest carmaker
manufactures 'Opel Corsa', 'corsa Sail and 'Swing' at its
Halol (Gujarat) factory and imports luxury sedan 'Opel Vectra'
and 'Chevrolet Forester'.
The vehicle comes fitted with retractable cargo security
cover and fog lamps.