Sonic 2012 Chevrolet was introduced at the Detroit Motor Show 2011. Chevrolet Sonic is another name for the Chevrolet Aveo in North America.
Sonic will be available in two body shapes (bodystyle); hatchback 5-spintu and 4-door sedan. General Motors plans to produce Sonic the end of 2011 at the Orion Assembly Center in Michigan. The factory had just received a cash injection of U.S. $ 545 million.
At first glance, looks like a mix of light Sonic Nissan Skyline GT-R 34 with grille Audi R8. Two famous car will power the engine. Who's the back, Sonic design leads to an elegant design typical WTCC race car champion, Cruze.
The engineers (engineers) reportedly intervened in the affairs ride (ride) and control (handling) Sonic. They draw on the suspension, electronic power steering and electronic stability control (StabiliTrak) with rollover sensor (rolled).
According to GM, Sonic marketed to young people who need aggressive style vehicles and the cabin relief. Therefore, if the hatchback version is considered less relieved, then with an additional tail, sedan version is expected to accommodate the luggage space.
For safety, this car has been equipped with safety devices electronic stability control (ESC) and ABS brakes as standard equipment.
As for the stability and handling, Sonic is equipped with electronic power steering (EPS), and the McPherson strut front suspension.
The plan, there are several types of machines to be offered by Chevrolet, both gasoline and diesel. For gasoline engine itself will be available in a choice of a powerful 1200 cc 70 or 86 hp. Then the 1400 cc engine with 100 hp and 1,600 personnel cc with 115 hp.
As for the diesel is available in a capacity of 1300 cc engine-powered 75 hp and 95 hp which uses technology start / stop. Both types of machines these machines use the same four-cylinder.
The more complete, embedding features such as 10 airbags, 17-inch alloy wheels and sunroof are also present in this car.