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Chevrolet Cruze

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Introduced in 2011, the second-generation Chevrolet Cruze rolled out five years later. Lighter, larger and more polished than the original, no encore is needed. But don’t tell that to Chevrolet as the first compact hatchback since the Cavalier joins the sedan for 2017. We think the new body style will be well received as customers discover the extra measure of versatility hatchbacks provide. What’s New for 2017 Yes, a hatchback joins the sedan this year. This five-door model sits on the same roomy 106.3-inch wheelbase as the sedan, but comes in nine inches shorter overall. Where the sedan’s trunk measures a generous 14.8 cubic feet, the hatchback offers a whopping 47.2 cubic feet of cargo space when the second row is down. The new model…show more content…
All models are powered by a 1.4-liter, four-cylinder engine making 153 horsepower and 177 foot-pounds of torque. Except for the top trim levels, a 6-speed manual transmission is standard and a 6-speed automatic transmission is available. Models equipped with the automatic transmission get better fuel economy, making an EPA rated 30 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. Manual transmission-equipped Cruzes are rated at 28 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway. Technology savvy customers will be drawn to the Chevrolet Cruze as this model offers Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility. The latest Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system is available and you can opt for Wi-Fi, turning your Cruze into a hotspot. Available safety features include rear cross traffic alert, lane keep assist, and forward collision alert. Cruze L Sedan Priced from $17,850, the entry-level Cruze L is the only model not offering an automatic transmission. Standard equipment includes 15-inch steel wheels, daytime running lights, keyless entry, a four-speaker audio system, Chevrolet MyLink Radio with a seven-inch color display, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility, Bluetooth, cloth seats, a tilt and telescopic steering column, power windows and door locks, and air conditioning. All models are equipped with 10 airbags and a rearview
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