2017 Chevy Sonic

The 2017 Chevy Sonic sedan and hatchback have gotten a fresh restyling with a lower fascia and updated grille, plus redesigned taillights and new headlights with LED accent lights. Other changes to the styling include new wheel styles and new options for paint color. Available Sonic options with levels of trim include keyless entry with push-button start, heated steering wheel, and a Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system that is updated and includes a 7.0-inch screen. You’ve got connectivity options such as Apple CarPlay, 4G LTE, and Android Auto.

Safety

The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic sedan and hatchback have an overall five-star safety rating from NHTSA out of five, and the sedan is thought to be the Top Safety Pick of 2016 by the IIHS. The forward Collison warning gets a basic rating. Besides the ten standard airbags, the Sonic is available with Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert and Rear Park Assist. A rearview camera comes standard for 2017.

Overview

The Sonic comes with two different body styles and two options for engines. The base engine is a 1.8-liter I-4, naturally aspirated, giving it 138 horsepower and 125 lb.-ft. of torque. This is backed by a six-speed automatic or five-speed manual transmission. Fuel ratings haven’t been published yet for 2017, however, in 2016, the 1.8 liter was rated by the EPA at 24-26 mph city/highway. The option turbocharged engine is 1.4-liter I-4 rated at 138 horsepower and 148 lb.-ft. This engine is offered with a six-speed automatic or manual and gets ratings from 2016 of 27-29/37/40 mpg. Even though theRS trim which is optional is powered by the same turbo 1.4 liter, it has gear ratios which are revised in the manual six-speedand revised final drive ratio in the auto six-speed for increased acceleration. The EPA ratings for the RS are 25-26/33-34 mpg.
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