Chevrolet Beretta is this front-wheel drive compartment presented by a company Chevrolet, subdivision of General Motors. Beretta was produced in city Wilmington, state Delaware Linden and in city, state New Jersey. A new two-door compartment was created on a base D-of platform from a company General Motors. First Chevrolet Beretta was presented in 1987.
The design of exterior was projected in the design of studio of company Chevrolet Exterior Studio 3. In the same studio developed also such auto, as Chevrolet Corvette and Chevrolet Camaro.
In all for history of Chevrolet Beretta 3 versions of the car were created: standard (CL), GT and more prestige modifications of GTU/Indy/GTZ/Z26. In 1990 was a leading racing model for races 500 miles of Indianapolis. A company Chevrolet announced appearance of serial model of Beretta in a basket cabriolet, but she failed to appear so not time on exhibition stands.
A model of Chevrolet Beretta GTU was the special version of Beretta, that was for sale in a period from 1988 to 1989 For her creation the model of Beretta GT(with the package of improvements of pendant of z51) was taken. She was equipped by the new one 16-inch aluminum wheeled disks, back spoiler, new mirrors, special finishing of salon and to the stickers on a basket.
A pendant got more hard tuning, one of reasons there was a small travelling road clearance it. For this version three colors of basket were offered: black, white and red.
Modification of Beretta GTZ was the top version of compartment that produced in a period from 1990 to 1993. Under the hood of Chevrolet Beretta GTZ the engine of High Output Quad 4 took place from a company Oldsmobile by volume of a 2.3 L. His power made 180 hp, and a maximal twisting moment was equal to 217 hm. Also to standard acquisition went: 5 step mechanical gear-box of GETRAG and pendant of GM FE7. Acceleration of GTZ to 96 km/h occupied 7.6 seconds. Noisiness of engine of Quad 4 was marked in motor-car press round-ups.
He was marked, as a growling engine of that time.
In 1991 the engine of V6 appeared by volume of a 3.1 L. His power made 140 hp... However such power aggregate was accessible only in combination with a 3-step hydro. Such combination affected on the acceleration of car. Acceleration to 96 km/h at such equipment occupied already 9 seconds. Also such engine was accessible in standard acquisition for the models of Beretta GT in a period from 1990 to 1992, by optionally by a power aggregate for all to the standard model of Chevrolet Beretta and Beretta GT in 1993.
An engine was always set only in combination with a 3-step hydro.
In 1991 basic changes were done in an interior. The car got a new device panel, central cantilever, and also the pillow of safety was set for a driver.