The 2017 Holden Cruze is a replacement of the current Holden Cruze and with it comes to remarkable changes regarding performance, exterior and interior changes. The design of the 2017 model has been revised, and it’s expected to outsell even the Commodore, a common competitor of the Holden Cruze. The current model of the Holden Cruze has seen the sale of over 9407 in the year 2015, with this tremendous improvement in sales, 2017 is anticipated to provide fortunes to the automobile manufacturer.
2017 Holden Cruze – Innovation and New Look
The exterior features that are provided for 2017 Holden Cruze are; Summit White and Silver Ice Metallic, while the interior hues are; Jet Black Cloth. The car rides on 15-inch steel wheels that provide all season drive and have full wheel cover and a tire repair kit. For the glass and roof, a defogger is installed and also variable intermittent wipers.
The interior of the 2017 Holden Cruze provides an ambient leg and head room. The seats are wrapped in a premium cloth while the bucket front seat can be height adjusted. The rear seats are collapsible and provide an enlarged cargo space when needed. For the power features the following features have been installed, a four one-touch power windows and a remote keyless power door locks. The instruments installed on this 2017 model of Holden include; a clock, a trip computer, a tachometer and an external temperature display. For the convenience of the users, the following features have been installed; destination download, concierge service, roadside assistance, destination guidance (turn by turn navigation), front cup holders, electric power steering, front door pockets, rear view camera, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, and hands-free calling. The standard features provided are, a MyLink infotainment system, voice recognition with Siri, 7-inch touch screen, push button start among others.
For the safety of the occupants; the car has received a five-star rating and the safety features fitted are; four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes that have brake assist, traction control, stability control, six airbags, both front and side airbags and also seatbelts.
2017 Holden Cruze – Upgrades Under the Hood
Under the hood of 2017, Holden Cruze is provided by a 1.5 liter or 1.8 liters 4 cylinder gasoline engine that is mated to a twin motor electric powertrain, a design similar to that of the Chevy Malibu. It’s anticipated that the hybrid version will use a 1.5 kWh, 80 cell battery system, and this system uses the regenerative braking and the heat produced by the exhaust gas to heat the cabin, and in addition, it utilizes the available active grille shutters in order to improve airflow and the fuel efficiency that is believed to be 40 mpg when averaged. The power output is relatively above the current 139 hp while the torque is also above 129 lb-ft. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual or a 6- speed auto and a FWD is provided as the standard.
2017 Holden Cruze – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
According to the auto experts the initial price of the 2017 Holden Cruze is set to be approximate $17,510 and shall be provided in the market late year 2016 or early year 2017.