2017 Sonic Models & Specs

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ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine Standard Standard  
ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine N/A N/A  
5-speed manual transmission (LS and LT with ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine) Standard N/A  
6-speed manual transmission (LT and Premier with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
6-speed automatic transmission (LS and LT with ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine) N/A Standard  
6-speed automatic transmission (LT, LTZ and RS with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio1 N/A N/A  
Steering wheel controls, mounted audio and phone interface controls Standard Standard  
Steering wheel, sport, 3-spoke leather-wrapped N/A N/A  
OnStar® Guidance Plan1 for 3 months Standard Standard  
OnStar®1 with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot1 Standard Standard  
10 air bags Standard Standard  
StabiliTrak®, stability control system Standard Standard  
Remote vehicle starter system N/A N/A  
Steering column, tilt and telescoping Standard Standard  
Door locks, power Standard Standard  
Door handles, body-color Standard Standard  
Deluxe Cloth seat trim N/A N/A  
Windows, power N/A N/A  
Single-zone manual air conditioning Standard Standard  
Heated driver and front passenger seats N/A N/A  
Front bucket seats Standard Standard  
4-way manual driver seat adjuster Standard Standard  
Battery, retained accessory power Standard Standard  
Power sunroof N/A N/A  
Outside heated power-adjustable, body-color mirrors N/A N/A  
15" steel wheels Standard Standard  
16" White aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" painted Black aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
15" aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" painted aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
RS Package N/A N/A  
Convenience Package N/A N/A  
Driver Confidence Package N/A N/A  
Mechanical
Alternator
Alternator, 100 amps Standard Standard  
Axles
Axle, 3.94 final drive ratio Standard N/A  
Axle, 3.65 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Axle, 3.47 final drive ratio N/A Standard  
Axle, 3.23 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Brakes and Calipers
Front disc/rear drum brakes Standard Standard  
Engines
ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine Standard Standard  
ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine N/A N/A  
Steering Wheels
Hill Start Assist Standard Standard  
Suspension
Suspension, Touring Standard Standard  
Suspension, Sport N/A N/A  
StabiliTrak®, stability control system Standard Standard  
Transmission
5-speed manual transmission (LS and LT with ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine) Standard N/A  
6-speed manual transmission (LT and Premier with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
6-speed automatic transmission (LS and LT with ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine) N/A Standard  
6-speed automatic transmission (LT, LTZ and RS with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock Standard Standard  
Other Features
Mechanical jack with tools Standard Standard  
Oil pan heater Available Available  
Exterior
Glass
Glass, solar absorbing, tinted Standard Standard  
Lighting
Headlamp control, automatic on and off Standard Standard  
Fog lamps, front N/A N/A  
Mirrors
Outside manual body-color mirrors Standard Standard  
Outside heated power-adjustable, body-color mirrors N/A N/A  
Tires
P195/65R15 all-season, blackwall tires Standard Standard  
P205/50R17 all-season, blackwall tires N/A N/A  
P205/55R16 all-season, blackwall tires N/A N/A  
Compact spare tire Standard Standard  
Wheels
15" steel wheels Standard Standard  
15" aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" painted aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" painted Black aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" (43.2 cm) painted Black wheels N/A N/A  
17" painted Silver wheels N/A N/A  
17" painted White wheels N/A N/A  
Wheel Lock Kit Available Available  
Other Features
Moldings, chrome belt-line N/A N/A  
Power sunroof N/A N/A  
Spoiler, rear, integrated decklid N/A N/A  
Interior
Accessories
All-weather floor mats Available Available  
Cargo net Available Available  
Airbags
10 air bags Standard Standard  
Audio System
Chevrolet MyLink radio1 with 7" diagonal color touch-screen, AM/FM stereo with seek scan and digital clock Standard Standard  
Audio system feature, USB port Standard Standard  
Steering wheel controls, mounted audio and phone interface controls Standard Standard  
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio1 N/A N/A  
4-speaker system Standard Standard  
6-speaker audio system N/A N/A  
Engines
Engine immobilizer, theft-deterrent system Standard Standard  
HVAC
Single-zone manual air conditioning Standard Standard  
Lighting
Lighting, interior overhead courtesy, rear and dual front reading lamps Standard Standard  
Trunk/cargo area lighting Standard Standard  
Seats
Compass Standard Standard  
Oil life monitoring system Standard Standard  
Heated driver and front passenger seats N/A N/A  
Front bucket seats Standard Standard  
Deluxe Cloth seat trim N/A N/A  
Driver 6-way power seat adjuster N/A N/A  
Seat, rear bench 60/40 split-folding with outboard height-adjustable headrests Standard Standard  
4-way manual driver seat adjuster Standard Standard  
Front passenger 2-way manual seat adjuster Standard Standard  
Battery, retained accessory power Standard Standard  
Steering Wheels
Steering wheel, sport, 3-spoke Standard Standard  
Steering wheel, sport, 3-spoke leather-wrapped N/A N/A  
Steering wheel, leather-wrapped 3-spoke N/A N/A  
Heated steering wheel N/A N/A  
Storage
Map pocket, front passenger seatback Standard Standard  
Tires
Tire Pressure Monitor System Standard Standard  
Visors
Trunk release, inside, remote Standard Standard  
Other Features
Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed N/A N/A  
Door locks, power Standard Standard  
Driver Information Center with compass Standard Standard  
Enhanced Driver Information Center N/A N/A  
Floor mats, carpeted front and rear, deluxe N/A N/A  
Audio system feature, auxiliary input jack Standard Standard  
Keys, ignition, foldable, 2 Standard Standard  
OnStar® Guidance Plan1 for 3 months Standard Standard  
OnStar®1 with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot1 Standard Standard  
Power outlet, auxiliary, front center console Standard Standard  
Steering column, tilt and telescoping Standard Standard  
Remote vehicle starter system N/A N/A  
Outside temperature sensor with display Standard Standard  
Remote Keyless Entry Standard Standard  
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions, rear Standard Standard  
Windows, power N/A N/A  
Safety
10 air bags Standard Standard  
Air bags, dual-stage, frontal, driver and right-front passenger Standard Standard  
Air bags, head curtain, side-front and rear outboard seating positions Standard Standard  
Air bags, knee, driver and front passenger Standard Standard  
Air bags, thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-front and rear outboard seating positions Standard Standard  
Brake Assist, panic Standard Standard  
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock Standard Standard  
Daytime Running Lamps, LED Standard Standard  
Door locks, rear child security Standard Standard  
Electronic brake force distribution Standard Standard  
Forward Collision Alert1 N/A N/A  
Hill Start Assist Standard Standard  
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats Standard Standard  
Lane Departure Warning1 N/A N/A  
OnStar Basic Plan for 5 years Standard Standard  
OnStar® Guidance Plan1 for 3 months Standard Standard  
Rear Park Assist1 N/A N/A  
Rear Vision Camera1 Standard Standard  
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions, rear Standard Standard  
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, height-adjustable Standard Standard  
StabiliTrak®, stability control system Standard Standard  
Tire Pressure Monitor System Standard Standard  
Traction control Standard Standard  
Trunk emergency release handle Standard Standard  
OnStar Automatic Crash Response Standard Standard  
OnStar Crisis Assist Standard Standard  
OnStar Emergency Services Standard Standard  
OnStar Hands Free Calling Standard Standard  
OnStar Low Mileage Discount Standard Standard  
OnStar Remote Door Unlock Standard Standard  
OnStar Remote Horn and Lights Standard Standard  
OnStar Remote Ignition Block Standard Standard  
OnStar Roadside Assistance Standard Standard  
OnStar Stolen Vehicle Assistance Standard Standard  
OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation Standard Standard  
OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics Standard Standard  
Fuel Efficiency
EPA est. Fuel Economy City (1.8L ECOTEC) 25 24  
EPA est. Fuel Economy Highway (1.8L ECOTEC) 33 34  
EPA est. Fuel Economy City (1.4L Turbo ECOTEC) N/A N/A  
EPA est. Fuel Economy Highway (1.4L Turbo ECOTEC) N/A N/A  
Fuel Tank Capacity 12.2 gal 12.2 gal  
Dimensions
Base Curb Weight 2773 lbs 2837 lbs  
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 47.7 ft³  
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 19.0 ft³  
Trunk Volume 14.9 ft³ 14.9 ft³  
Height, Overall 59.70 in 59.70 in  
Length, Overall 173.90 in 173.90 in  
Liftover Height -TBD- in -TBD- in  
Min Ground Clearance -TBD- in -TBD- in  
Track Width, Front 59.40 in 59.40 in  
Track Width, Rear 59.40 in 59.40 in  
Wheelbase 99.40 in 99.40 in  
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.30 in 68.30 in  
Front Head Room 38.70 in 38.70 in  
Front Hip Room 51.40 in 51.40 in  
Front Leg Room 41.80 in 41.80 in  
Front Shoulder Room 53.40 in 53.40 in  
Passenger Capacity 5 5  
Passenger Volume 90.3 ft³ 90.3 ft³  
Second Head Room 37.80 in 37.80 in  
Second Hip Room 51.60 in 51.60 in  
Second Leg Room 34.60 in 34.60 in  
Second Shoulder Room 53.00 in 53.00 in  
Warranty
2-Year Scheduled Maintenance 2 Years/24,000 Miles
2 visits
2 Years/24,000 Miles
2 visits
 
Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty 3 Years/36,000 Miles 3 Years/36,000 Miles  
Corrosion Warranty 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years/100,000 Miles
3 Years/36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years/100,000 Miles
 
Powertrain/Drivetrain Limited Warranty 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
 
Roadside Assistance and Courtesy Transportation 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
 

LS Manual Sedan

Starting MSRP $15,145

LS Auto Sedan

Starting MSRP $16,395

 

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  • LS Manual Sedan

    Starting MSRP $15,145

  • LS Auto Sedan

    Starting MSRP $16,395

  • LT Manual Sedan

    Starting MSRP $17,530

  • LT Auto Sedan

    Starting MSRP $18,170

  • Premier Manual Sedan

    Starting MSRP $19,720

  • Premier Auto Sedan

    Starting MSRP $20,415

  • LS Manual Sedan

    Starting MSRP $15,145

  • LS Auto Sedan

    Starting MSRP $16,395

  • LT Manual Sedan

    Starting MSRP $17,530

  • LT Auto Sedan

    Starting MSRP $18,170

  • Premier Manual Sedan

    Starting MSRP $19,720

  • Premier Auto Sedan

    Starting MSRP $20,415

Powertrain
Displacement (liters/cu. in.)      
5-Speed Manual Transmission (LS Manual Trim)      
6-Speed Manual Transmission (LT Manual Trims)      
6-Speed Manual Transmission (Premier Manual Trim)      
6-Speed Automatic Transmission (LS Automatic Trim)      
6-Speed Automatic Transmission (LT Automatic Trim)      
6-Speed Automatic Transmission (Premier Automatic Trim)      
Horsepower @ RPM      
Torque @ RPM      
Fuel Injection      
Drivetrain      
3.94 Axle Ratio (LS and LT Manual Trims)      
3.47 Axle Ratio (LS and LT Automatic Trims)      
3.23 Axle Ratio (Premier Automatic Trims)      
3.65 Axle Ratio (LT and Premier Manual Trims)      
3.23 Axle Ratio (LT Automatic Trims)      
Battery Cold Cranking Amps      
Alternator (Amps)      
Steering/Suspension
Front Suspension      
Rear Suspension      
Turning Circle (ft.) (15-inch/16-inch wheel)      
StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System      
Traction Control System      
Brakes
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes (LS, LT and Premier Trims)      
4-Wheel ABS      
Trailering & Payload
Curb Weight (lbs.)      
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ECOTEC 1.8L DOHC 4-cylinder engine with VVT
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ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine
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ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine
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