2016 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 Standard  
6-speed manual transmission (LT and LTZ with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
6-speed manual transmission (RS 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 N/A  
6-speed automatic transmission (LT, LTZ and RS with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
AM/FM stereo Standard Standard  
Chevrolet MyLink®1 Radio 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 6 months Standard Standard  
OnStar®1 with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi® hotspot Standard Standard  
10 air bags Standard Standard  
StabiliTrak®, stability control system Standard Standard  
Remote vehicle starter system N/A N/A  
Seat, rear bench 60/40 split-folding Standard Standard  
Door locks, power Standard Standard  
Door handles, body-colour Standard Standard  
Audio system feature, auxiliary input jack Standard Standard  
Windows, power N/A N/A  
Single-zone manual air conditioning Available Available  
Heated driver and front passenger seats N/A N/A  
Front bucket seats Standard Standard  
4-way manual driver seat adjuster Standard Standard  
Oil life monitoring system Standard Standard  
Power sunroof N/A N/A  
Outside heated power-adjustable, body-colour mirrors N/A N/A  
15" (38.1 cm) steel wheel with bolt-on wheel cover Standard Standard  
15" (38.1 cm) painted aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" (43.2 cm) painted aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
Mechanical
Alternator
Alternator, 100 amps Standard Standard  
Axles
Axle, 3.94 final drive ratio Standard Standard  
Axle, 3.65 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Axle, 3.47 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Axle, 3.23 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Axle, 4.18 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Axle, 3.53 final drive ratio N/A N/A  
Brakes and Calipers
Front disc/rear drum brakes Standard Standard  
4-wheel antilock disc brakes N/A N/A  
Engines
ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine Standard Standard  
ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine N/A N/A  
Steering Wheels
Brake Assist, panic 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 Standard  
6-speed manual transmission (LT and LTZ with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
6-speed manual transmission (RS 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 N/A  
6-speed automatic transmission (LT, LTZ and RS with ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine) N/A N/A  
Other Features
Mechanical jack with tools Standard Standard  
Oil pan heater Available Available  
Exterior
Accessories
Front and rear splash guards Available Available  
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-colour mirrors Standard Standard  
Outside heated power-adjustable, body-colour mirrors N/A N/A  
Tires
P195/65R15 all-season, blackwall tires Standard Standard  
P205/50R17 all-season, blackwall tires N/A N/A  
Compact spare tire Standard Standard  
Wheels
15" (38.1 cm) steel wheel with bolt-on wheel cover Standard Standard  
15" (38.1 cm) painted aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" (43.2 cm) painted aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" (43.2 cm) Midnight Silver aluminum wheels N/A N/A  
17" (43.2 cm) Black painted, 5 split-spoke, Z-spec wheels N/A N/A  
Wheel Lock Kit N/A N/A  
Other Features
Door handles, body-colour with chrome strip N/A N/A  
Lift handle, rear, chrome N/A N/A  
Mouldings, 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
AM/FM stereo Standard Standard  
Chevrolet MyLink®1 Radio N/A N/A  
Audio system feature, USB port N/A N/A  
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 Available Available  
Lighting
Lighting, interior overhead courtesy, rear and dual front reading lamps Standard Standard  
Trunk/cargo area lighting Standard Standard  
Mirrors
Seat trim, Sport Cloth Standard Standard  
Seats
Steering column, tilt and telescoping Standard Standard  
Remote Keyless Entry 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  
Front passenger 2-way manual seat adjuster Standard Standard  
Instrumentation Standard Standard  
Oil life monitoring system Standard Standard  
Steering Wheels
Steering wheel, sport, 3-spoke Standard Standard  
Compass Standard Standard  
Steering wheel, sport, 3-spoke leather-wrapped N/A N/A  
Storage
Map pocket, front passenger seatback Standard Standard  
Tires
Tire Pressure Monitor System Standard Standard  
Visors
Pedals, sport brushed aluminum with rubber grips N/A N/A  
Other Features
Cruise control, electronic N/A N/A  
Door locks, power Standard Standard  
Driver Information Centre with compass Standard Standard  
Bluetooth for phone, personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system Standard Standard  
Keys, ignition, foldable, 2 Standard Standard  
Audio system feature, auxiliary input jack Standard Standard  
Cargo privacy shade, upper rear N/A Standard  
Seat trim, leather-appointed with sueded microfibre inserts N/A N/A  
OnStar® Guidance Plan1 for 6 months Standard Standard  
OnStar®1 with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi® hotspot Standard Standard  
Armrest, driver seat Standard Standard  
Seat, rear bench 60/40 split-folding Standard Standard  
Remote vehicle starter system N/A N/A  
Outside temperature sensor with display Standard Standard  
Battery, retained accessory power Standard Standard  
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, height-adjustable Standard Standard  
Windows, manual Standard Standard  
Windows, power N/A N/A  
Safety
Airbags
10 air bags Standard Standard  
Suspension
StabiliTrak®, stability control system Standard Standard  
Tires
Tire Pressure Monitor System Standard Standard  
Other Features
OnStar® Guidance Plan1 for 6 months Standard Standard  
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, height-adjustable Standard Standard  
Fuel Efficiency
Fuel Tank Capacity 46 L 46 L  
EnerGuide Estimate - City 9.0 L/100 km 9.0 L/100 km  
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy 6.8 L/100 km 6.8 L/100 km  
Dimensions
Base Curb Weight 1,239.69 kg 1,233.79 kg  
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down 1,350.72 L 1,350.72 L  
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up 538.02 L 538.02 L  
Trunk Volume 421.92 L 421.92 L  
Height, Overall 1,516.38 mm 1,516.38 mm  
Length, Overall 4,396.74 mm 4,038.6 mm  
Min Ground Clearance -TBD- mm -TBD- mm  
Track Width, Front 1,508.76 mm 1,508.76 mm  
Track Width, Rear 1,508.76 mm 1,508.76 mm  
Wheelbase 2,524.76 mm 2,524.76 mm  
Width, Max w/o mirrors 1,734.82 mm 1,734.82 mm  
Front Head Room 982.98 mm 982.98 mm  
Front Hip Room 1,305.56 mm 1,305.56 mm  
Front Leg Room 1,061.72 mm 1,061.72 mm  
Front Shoulder Room 1,356.36 mm 1,356.36 mm  
Passenger Capacity 5 5  
Passenger Volume 2,557.02 L 2,565.51 L  
Rear Head Room 960.12 mm 967.74 mm  
Rear Hip Room 1,310.64 mm 1,310.64 mm  
Rear Leg Room 878.84 mm 878.84 mm  
Rear Shoulder Room 1,346.2 mm 1,346.2 mm  

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  • LS Manual

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    MSRP from $16,395

  • LT Manual

    MSRP from $18,145

  • LT Automatic

    MSRP from $19,695

  • RS Manual

    MSRP from $21,895

  • LTZ Automatic

    MSRP from $22,895

  • RS Automatic

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  • LS Manual

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  • LT Manual

    MSRP from $19,145

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Powertrain
Displacement (liters/cu. in.)      
5-Speed Manual Transmission (LS Manual Trim)      
6-Speed Manual Transmission (LT Manual Trims)      
6-Speed Manual Transmission, RS-Specific Design (RS Manual Trim)      
6-Speed Automatic Transmission (LS Automatic Trim)      
6-Speed Automatic Transmission (LT Automatic Trims)      
6-Speed Automatic Transmission (LTZ and RS 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 (LTZ Automatic Trims)      
4.18 Axle Ratio (RS Manual Trim)      
3.53 Axle Ratio (RS Automatic Trim)      
3.65 Axle Ratio (LT 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 LTZ Trims)      
4-Wheel Disc Brakes (RS Trims)      
4-Wheel ABS      
Trailering & Payload
Curb Weight (lbs.)      
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ECOTEC® 1.8L 4-cylinder engine
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ECOTEC® Turbo 1.4L engine
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