NEW DELHI– Automobile major General Motors on Wednesday announced the launch of an all-new four-door Chevrolet Essentia next year. The new vehicle will be a notchback – that is a three-box car in which the rear is rather short.

The company made the announcement during the ongoing Auto Expo 2016 being held here.

“GM’s transformation in India is clearly reflected in the development of the Chevrolet Essentia,” said Kaher Kazem, president and managing director, GM India.

“We are heading into a new era with new-generation products that will catapult the Chevrolet brand in India, giving consumers vehicles that have never been seen in the market. ”

According to the company, the Essentia highlights aggressive plans to increase it’s presence in the Indian markets.