2017 Chevy Sonic Is Getting Younger

New Sonic by Chevrolet is on its way to the market. It is aimed at a younger generation of drivers according to the latest claims of the automaker. The car has become sportier as well as better equipped with technologies.

2017 Chevy Sonic Release Date

The auto is going to arrive really soon because it is announced to be released in the mid-autumn.

2017 Chevy Sonic Price

The official pricing for 2017 Sonic has not been announced yet. Nevertheless, it is said that the price of this model will slightly increase. Thus, we expect it to be around $15,500 for the sedan as well as $16,000 for hatchback version.

2017 Chevy Sonic Redesign

This compact model is getting updated with the new and expressive body. It has a certain similarity with such autos as Trax and Bolt EV by Chevrolet. The new hood is presented along with updated grille which features headlights of projector beam type. DRLs of LED kind are also here at the front of this auto. In front, the new Sonic looks like an enlarged version of the Chevy Spark.

The rear part of the vehicle has become closer to sporty style with its new bumper. The taillights are revised and look great. Wheels of the car have its authentic design which makes new Sonic closer to sport looking car. Their size is from 15 to 17 inches. The exterior is offered in such colors as Blue and Burst Metallic along with Brimstone.

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2017 Chevy Sonic Engine and Specifications

The vehicle will be offered as hatchback and sedan type. Both of them use 1.8 liter Ecotec unit with four cylinders. The engine is turbocharged and produces up to 138 horsepower as well 148 lb-ft. It has not being claimed officially but expected fuel efficiency is between 30 and 33 MPG. 6 speed manual transmission is going to be offered as the optional variant.

2017 Chevy Sonic Interior

The new approach to interior part of Sonic tries to combine the high level of comfort with a wide range of technical improvements. Thus, the instrument panel has been widened and updated with speedometer of the analog type.

Entry and ignition in this vehicle are keyless. Seats, as well as steering, are heated. The upholstery of the vehicle uses cloth of high quality. The infotainment system is 7.0 inches supporting Android and Apple Apps. Wi-Fi access is also onboard. Safety features are rather wide in this vehicle. Among them are Lane Departure Assistant, Forward Collision Assistant, and others. 10 airbags are present as well. Those who opt for RS Package can enjoy red upholstery, décor of black and RS logo on the floor and steering wheel.

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2016-09-8 by Luke Widmeyer