The 2017 Chevy Sonic is much the same as the 2016 version of this highly sought after car. It is offered in both Hatchback and Sedan style, with the same safety features and excellent fuel mileage that consumers have been expecting from Chevrolet since the initial release of this model. The 2017 Chevy Sonic offers buyers a sleek and compact, yet substantial, vehicle at a very affordable price. Good handling, and a wide selection of features are only a couple of the perks to buying this fantastic car.
2017 Chevy Sonic – Redesign Interior and Exterior
The most notable changes to the Chevy Sonic 2017 will be mostly cosmetic in nature, as the official redesign of the car is not set to take place until around 2019. However, interior feature improvements as well as changes to the front end of the vehicle are forecasted for the 2017 release and these offer buyers something to look forward to in the line of changes from the 2016 model. The Chevy Sonic has ample legroom and headroom considering the fact that it is a compact car, as well as a decent amount of storage space.
There are some pretty amazing safety features that this car features as well. These include : 10 standard impact airbags, forward collision alert system, lane assist sensors, rear view camera, traction control, ABS – or anti-lock brake system, electronic stability and OnStar features in case of an accident or theft.
2017 Chevy Sonic – Engine and Performance
Despite having a good fuel economy, the Chevy Sonic 2017 is being offered again with a turbocharged option for people who want that little bit of extra “oomph” out of their vehicles, and the LTZ and RS models come stock with a turbocharged 1.8 liter, four-cylinder engine. This engine puts out 138 horsepower and 125 pound feet of torque, making it ideal for city driving. Both the 1.4 liter and 1.8 liters are available as options for the 2017 Chevy Sonic, with an additional option for automatic transmission or manual – also known as standard or stick . This gives buyers a good variety as to what they can buy. The gas mileage is 26 MPG in the city and 35 MPG for highways and the Chevy Sonic does 0 – 60 in about 8.4 seconds.
2017 Chevy Sonic – Prices and Release Date
Here is a table of the prices for the 2017 Chevy Sonic:
Chevy Sonic LS $ 15,220
Chevy Sonic LT $ 17,000
Chevy Sonic LTZ $ 20,655
Chevy Sonic RS $ 24,000
These are basic pricing guidelines for a Manual Sedan style 2017 Sonic, actual prices will vary depending on what the buyer chooses for their options when buying the car.
The expected release of the new Chevy Sonic is estimated to be around September or October of 2016, however it is not set in stone, so keep your eyes and ears open for more information, because people who work in the car industry are suspecting it will be released sooner rather than later.