2020 Chevrolet Sonic Specifications

4-Door Sedan LS
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan LS
 

Quick Specs

Engine Turbocharged Gas I4, 1.4L
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) 2857
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.4
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 99.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4
Height, Overall (in) 59.7
Length, Overall (in) 173.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.2
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29 (2019)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 (2019)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 (2019)

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code LUV
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 148 @ 1850
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 4900
Displacement 1.4L/83
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23
Trans Order Code MH8
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.94
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Clutch Size (in) NA
Brakes
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
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD -
Steering
Steering Type Electric Pwr Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.5
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Tires
Front Tire Order Code Q1H
Spare Tire Size T115/70R16
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code Q1H
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code ZAD
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Semi-Independent Torsion Beam
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA

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 No
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 Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Brakes, 4-wheel antilock
Brake Assist, panic
Electronic brake force distribution
Hill Start Assist
StabiliTrak, stability control system
Traction control
Daytime Running Lamps, LED
Airbags, 10 total (Always use seat belts and child restraints....
Airbags, dual-stage, frontal, driver and right-front passenger...
Airbags, thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-front and rear...
Airbags, head curtain, side-front and rear outboard seating...
Airbags, knee, driver and front passenger (Always use seat belts...
OnStar and Chevrolet connected services capable (Terms and...
Chevrolet Connected Access capable (Subject to terms. See...
Rear Vision Camera
Seat belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger,...
Seat belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions, rear
Door locks, rear child security
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for...
Trunk emergency release handle
Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Note Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
Drivetrain Years 5
Maintenance Note 1 Year/1 Visit
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Note Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance Years 5
Warranty Note <<< Preliminary 2020 Warranty Note >>>

Other Specs

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