Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Review: Price, Specs, Interior & More

Jul 06, 2018
Editor's rating 3.0
User's rating 3.7
  • Table of contents
  • 1. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Review: Introduction
  • 2. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Exterior
  • 3. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Interior
  • 4. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines: Engine & Performance
  • 5. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines: Safety Features
  • 6. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Review: Pros & Cons
  • 7. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Price
The Chevrolet Spin doesn’t need to jostle for high position in the local auto market, but it still gets special standing in Filipino drivers’ heart.

1. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Review: Introduction

Debuted for the first time in 2012, the Chevrolet Spin is a noted crossover by the Chevy under General Motors. In fact, it’s much-publicized by the name “Shanghai GM Chevrolet Spin.” You may get surprised to know that it is assembled in our neighboring country – Indonesia. While its exterior is designed by Matt Noone, the inside is outlined by Dagaberto Tribia. Standing on GM Gamma II Platform, it has something in common with the siblings Agile, Onix, and Montana (which may sound strange to Pinoy motorists). In our shores, the Spin is offered in two engine variants: a 1.5L gas engine and a 1.3L diesel unit.

If you’re hunting for a robust automobile for your active lifestyle, our in-depth reviews of the Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines on Philkotse.com might help you find a befitting one for you. In actuality, the Chevy Spin is still running on its first generation without any changes since its launch.

chevrolet spin 2018 philippines

The Chevrolet Spin is a noted crossover by the Chevy under General Motors

Chevrolet Spin Philippines Review

2. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Exterior

Let’s chew over the Chevrolet Spin exterior first. Up front, it is decked with a black radiator grille with chrome outline that is sided by halogen HID headlights and fog lamps, providing a better vision to keep you safe why driving at night. Meanwhile, the rear end is embraced with simple LED taillights with chrome accented Chevy insignia on its center, a rear windshield and a big tailgate.

2018 chevrolet spin exterior

Up front, it is decked with a black radiator grille with chrome outline

chevrolet spin 2018 philippines exterior

The grille front is sided by halogen HID headlights and fog lamps​

chevrolet spin 2018 exterior

The rear end is embraced with simple LED taillights

Thanks to a curvy body with sculpted lines flowing from bumper to bumper, together with a roof rail, the car’s aerodynamic character and outer beauty are further stressed. Besides, the body colored door handles and body colored bumpers are the perfect additions to its charming beauty. More than that, the mirrors, in nature, are power folding, creating a sharp moving at high speeds.

As for overall dimensions, the Spin measures 4,360 mm long, 1,735 mm wide, 1,665 mm high and a 2,620-mm wheelbase.

2018 chevrolet spin exterior

We can also spot a rear windshield and a big tailgate at the rear

chevrolet spin 2018 exterior

The body colored door handles and body colored bumpers are the perfect additions to its charming beauty​

Exterior colors available for the Spin are various, including:

  • Black Sapphire
  • Mond Gray Metallic
  • Switchblade Silver
  • Summit White
  • Berry Red Metallic

3. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Interior

The ergonomically-designed cabin of the Chevrolet Spin is expressed in two color tones of light platinum and urban, inculcating a manually-arranged A/C with air vents mounted on the front console to keep passengers cool during hot days and nights. Air adjustment is adorned with chrome frame.

Outstanding in the cockpit is a dashboard painted dark glossy color tone and an instrument cluster which consists of a tachometer, a trip computer and a digital clock to help you follow all vehicle-related information like outside temperature, fuel consumption as well as total kilometers driven. The power steering rack & pinion is integrated with cruise control and audio buttons on it. At the rear, there is a defogger which is in charge of driving the mist away.

2018 chevrolet spin interior

Outstanding in the cockpit is a dashboard painted dark glossy color tone and an instrument cluster 

Speaking of interior comfort, driver and the occupants are provided with 4-way and 2-way adjustable seats, respectively. The theatre style seating arrangements point up cup holders of every seat row with leather steering wheel and courtesy light trunk. On top of that, you can store your stuff in the storage box compartment atop the dash and in seat back pocket behind the front occupants. Still better, you can charge your phone with 12V power sockets available in car.

The Chevrolet Spin interior promises to bring you and your passengers a homely feel with adjustable headrests on all seats and the visors with vanity mirrors in it. Apart from space for little things, the Spin also boosts an airy trunk of 162 L. With rear seats folded, the boot space will be expanded to 864 L and a grotto of 1,608 L will welcome you if you fold down both 2nd and 3rd rows.

Entertainment source is from an AM/FM, MP3 player, CD and four speakers with high sound quality. Aux plug-ins, USB and Bluetooth are all on tap. Also, a roof-mounted antenna is there for better radio connectivity.

chevrolet spin 2018 interior

Driver and the occupants are provided with 4-way and 2-way adjustable seats

chevrolet spin 2018 philippines interior

The Chevrolet Spin cabin promises to bring you and your passengers a homely feel

chevrolet spin 2018 philippines cargo space

A grotto of 1,608 L will welcome you if you fold down both 2nd and 3rd rows

4. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines: Engine & Performance

As we mentioned earlier, engine choices available in the Philippines are a gasoline and a diesel engine. The 4-cylinder 1.5L dual VVT-i DOHC gasoline engine is capable of dishing out 109 PS and 141 Nm of torque while the 1.3L CRDi turbo engine can muster only 75 PS but 190 Nm of peak torque. The latter gives decent fuel consumption of 6.6L/100km and with it under the hood, the Spin can do the 0 – 100 km/h within 15.7 seconds before topping out 147 km/h.

Due to hefty 15-inch wheels, the Chevrolet Spin can remain a firm grip on the road to provide you with a stable ride, even on harsh terrains. Also improving the car’s performance and safety is brakes system that comes locked with ABS as well as electronic brake-force distribution.

chevrolet spin 2018 philippines on the road

The Chevrolet Spin can provide you with a stable ride, even on harsh terrains

5. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines: Safety Features

Safety is always a top priority for the car manufacturer of US. Standard safety kit equipped on this model includes:

  • ABS with electronic brake-force distribution
  • Dual airbags
  • 3-point ELR seatbelts, load limited, pre-tensioners, seatbelt warning
  • Speed sensing auto door locking
  • Immobilizer
  • Flip key system
  • Theft deterrent system
  • Cell safety system body structure

6. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Review: Pros & Cons

Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines: Pros & Cons
Pros
  • Nice exterior look
  • Decent gas mileage
  • Smooth handling
Cons
  • Space is not very abundant on the inside.
  • Competitive price tag

7. Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Price

Have you ever imagined that you just have to pay less than one million pesos to bring home a brand-new crossover? Yes, that is the Spin’s case. Altogether, function and form meets an affordable price tag with the 2018 Chevrolet Spin. It has its own flair and efficiency you want and palpably, budget-conscious Filipino drivers will like it.

At the last moment, let’s have a look at the table of Chevrolet Spin price in the Philippines 2018 to have more motivation for rushing to the nearest Chevrolet dealership.

Chevrolet Spin 2018 Philippines Price
Model  Price
Chevrolet Spin 1.3 MT LS ₱838,888
Chevrolet Spin 1.5 AT LTZ ₱858,888
Chevrolet Spin 1.3 MT LTZ ₱928,888  

chevrolet spin 2018 models

The Chevrolet Spin has its own flair and efficiency you want

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