2008 Chevrolet Cobalt 4-Door Sedan LT Specs

4-Door Sedan LT
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan LT

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 24 mpg City/33 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas 4-Cyl, 2.2L
EPA Class Subcompact
Style Name 4dr Sdn LT
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 5-speed manual includes 3.84 axle ratio


EPA Classification Subcompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3216
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 49.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.7
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0
Second Hip Room (in) 46.4
Front Head Room (in) 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 33.7
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 103.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.1
Height, Overall (in) 57.1
Length, Overall (in) 180.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Track Width, Front (in) 58.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33

Performance Specs

Engine Order Code L61
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 152 @ 4200
Fuel System SFI
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 5600
Displacement 2.2L/134
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.84
Trans Order Code MM5
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.94
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) - TBD -
Steering Type Electric Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.6
Front Tire Order Code N2H
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code N2H
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Premium Ride
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Premium Ride
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Daytime Running Lamps
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Air bags, dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger...
Air bags, head curtain side-impact, front and rear outboard...
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions, front...
Door locks, rear child security
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...
Trunk emergency release handle


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA