Chevrolet Sonic: short goods for the United States

New York, 21 March 2016

Four-meter car: what passes in this country as a decent small car, is for Americans nearing smart. Nevertheless, at the New York International Auto Show (25 March to 3 April 2016), Chevrolet shows new Sonic.

Aveo to the Sonic

The brand provides just the reasons: such as the technically related SUV Trax brings the Sonic-new, young buyers to the brand. 20 percent of them are younger than 35 years, the Sonic is your entry into the world of Chevrolet. The previous Sonic was in 2011 on the market and not a stranger in this country: until the withdrawal of the European market against mid 2014 Chevrolet as the Aveo offered him.

Strong engine line-up

But back to the new Sonic: as yet there is him as a hatchback and a 4.40-meter notchback. Elements such as the seven-inch touchscreen plus Smartphoneanbindung by Android know German Opel driver auto or Apple CarPlay. The very powerful engines in the Sonic are owed the US preference for automatic transmission. The 1.8 litre suction petrol engine with 138 HP, as well as the slightly more powerful 1.4-liter turbo offered with manual or automatic 6-speed. (rh)