In 2014 sale fee of Sonic was increased in 9.6%. Therefore General Motors decided to make renewed model with fixed disadvantages. The main aim of Chevrolet Sonic 2016 designers was to create modern and practical subcompact automobile and with that to save its price. Moreover, it has fuel efficiency. So, the car is not only pretty and agreeable, but also economic and drives well. There are two types of this model: hatchback and sedan. Car users can choose one that they love more.
The refreshed Sonic has got more streamlined and sportier look. This effect was achieved by sharp lines and relief car body. Daytime running headlights are similar to Aveo lights. They are located separately and remind predatory glance. That’s why the automobile looks more aggressive and confident. It has compact dimensions that give it maneuverability. Some colors were deleted, for example, Black Granite Metallic and Ashen Gray Metallic. New palette of shades is prettier, and car looks more modern and attractive.
As for new technologies, 2016 Chevrolet Sonic is equipped with modern multimedia and updated safety systems. The multimedia system supports all known music formats and radio. Safety system provides extremely safe driving, also there are 10 airbags. So, passengers and a driver will feel safe during travelling by new Sonic. Inside is represented in cold and dark colors that add the car elegance and grace. A dashboard is convenient and useful. All devices are located at hand and handle very well.
The automobile is compact and is meant for cities roads. But it has 12.2 gallon fuel tank. Moreover, as it was already mentioned, the fuel consumption in the new model is lower. It won’t be needed often to visit filling stations. Under compact pretty hood there is 1.4 l or 1.8 l LUV turbo-charged engine supported by 6-speed manual transmission. It is able to generate 140 HP and 125 lb-ft. Therefore, the car can accelerate high speeds and be economic at the same time.
Price and Launch Date
As it is expected, 2016 Chevrolet Sonic will come out on the world car market in early 2016. But by some rumors it is able to be much earlier in late 2015. Taking into account the fact that car should be economic, it is going to have relatively low price. The start price will be around $15000. This price is for hatchback model. For sedan it will be a little bit lower – $14300.