The engine range includes a 1.2-litre petrol unit producing 86-horses, a 1.4-litre petrol engine with 101PS and two 1.3-litre diesels, with power outputs of either 75 or 95PS. All four engines are offered with a five-speed manual gearbox as standard, while the 1.4-litre petrol also comes with the option of a six-speed automatic transmission.
In basic LS trim, the Aveo is equipped with remote locking, a rear spoiler, CD-stereo radio, electrically adjustable heated door mirrors and electric front windows.
Moving up to the LT model gets you 15-inch alloy wheels, a four-way adjustable driver’s seat, steering wheel audio controls, air conditioning, sunglasses holder, a Driver Information Centre, Bluetooth phone compatibility, and a chrome gear knob surround, with prices starting from £10,995 on-the-road.
The top-of-the-line LTZ adds a leather steering wheel, front fog lamps, rear parking sensors and automatic headlamps, with pricing starting from £12,195 for the 1.4L petrol.