2013 Chevrolet Sonic Specifications

4-Door Sedan Automatic LS

MSRP: $15,280
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan Automatic LS
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Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 25 mpg City/35 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 1.8L
EPA Class Compact Cars
Style Name Sedan LS Auto
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission, 6-speed automatic

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Cars
Number of Passenger Doors 4
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2727
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.40
Second Hip Room (in) 51.60
Front Head Room (in) 38.70
Second Leg Room (in) 34.60
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.40
Front Leg Room (in) 41.80
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.00
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.4
Second Head Room (in) 37.80
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 59.40
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.30
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 99.40
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.40
Height, Overall (in) 59.70
Length, Overall (in) 173.10
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.90
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.2
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6300
Displacement 1.8L/110
Engine Order Code LUW
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 3800
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas I4
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.45
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.47
Trans Order Code MH9
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.94
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.80 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.00 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.80
Steering Type Electric Pwr Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.50
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1
Tires
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code Q1H
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code Q1H
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Brakes, 4-wheel antilock
Brake Assist
Electronic brake force distribution
Hill start assist
StabiliTrak, stability control system
Traction control
Daytime Running Lamps
Air bags, 10 total (Always use safety belts and child...
Air bags, dual-stage, frontal, driver and right-front passenger...
Air bags, thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-front and rear...
Air bags, head curtain, side-front and rear outboard seating...
Air bags, knee, driver and front passenger (Always use safety...
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes,...
Automatic Crash Response
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger,...
Safety belts, 3-point, all seating positions, rear
Door locks, rear child security, power
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...
Trunk emergency release handle
Tire Pressure Monitor System

Warranty

Warranty
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) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 438
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
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