2012 Chevrolet Sonic Model Comparison

LS Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $14,765.00 $30,140.00 $54,600.00
Destination $795.00 $995.00 $975.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.8L I4 5.3L V8 6.2L V8
Horsepower 138 @ 6300 RPM 310 @ 5200 RPM 430 @ 5900 RPM
Torque 125 @ 3800 RPM 334 @ 4500 RPM 424 @ 4600 RPM
Valves 4 2 2
Displacement (cc) 1796 5328 6162
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.2 X 3.5 3.8 X 3.6 4.1 X 3.6
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 9.5:1 10.7:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 26 13 16
Highway (mpg) 35 17 26

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2683.0 5745.2 3221.0
Wheelbase (in.) 99.4 135.0 105.7
Length (in.) 159.0 224.1 174.6
Width (in.) 68.3 79.2 72.6
Height (in.) 59.7 83.7 49.1
Track Front (in.) 59.4 67.8 62.1
Track Rear (in.) 59.4 67.8 60.7
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A 7.1 N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 2 2
Front Headroom (in.) 38.7 39.8 37.7
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.1 N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 41.8 41.3 43.1
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.6 N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.4 68.8 55.2
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 53.0 N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 51.4 65.5 53.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) 51.6 N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 105.6 N/A 52.0

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut wishbone wishbone
Rear Suspension torsion beam wishbone
Tires 195/65R15 245/70R17 245/40R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. N/A Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive rear wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM N/A AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player N/A N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid Std. N/A Std.

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A Std.
Tilt Steering Yes N/A Yes
Telescopic Steering Column Yes N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag Std. N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A N/A Std.

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