New 2017 Chevy Sonic at Reedman-Toll Chevrolet for Langhorne, PA
The new 2017 Sonic doesn't just look good it also offers advanced safety, the latest technology and an available turbocharged engine. With the choice of a sedan or hatchback, it's time to conquer the world and have some fun with your new favorite sidekick. Sonic's athletic exterior has an entirely new, expressive look echoing the global Chevrolet cues seen on vehicles such as the Cruze, Bolt EV and 2017 Trax. The 2016 Sonic is a richer, more detailed design, with the front end featuring a new hood, new front fascia and new lighting elements. Projector-beam headlamps are standard, along with available LED daytime running lamps. Likewise, the rear fascia is new. Inside, the gauge cluster loses the old motorcycle-inspired design in favor of more conventional dials. Comforts such as keyless entry and push-button start, and optional heated seats and steering wheel bring maturity to the subcompact.
Under the Sonic's Hood
The 2017 Sonic continues to be offered with a choice of two four-cylinder Ecotec engines mated to either a six-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission. Sonic's standard Ecotec 1.8L engine is estimated to deliver similar fuel economy numbers for the 2017 model year, however official EPA estimates are not yet available. Sonic's fun-driving spirit returns with an available Ecotec 1.4L turbo engine, backed by a six-speed automatic or manual transmission. Rated at 138 horsepower. The 2017 Sonic remains a front-wheel drive vehicle, available with a choice of six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission.
Design of Chevy Sonic
The updated styling complements new comfort and convenience features such as an available heated steering wheel and a standard 7-inch-diagonal color touchscreen for the new MyLink system. Rear Park Assist is also new, adding to one of the most comprehensive safety packages in the segment. Also new is a 7-inch-diagonal infotainment system designed to support the latest connectivity technologies, including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility and 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot. With the available 4G LTE connection, Sonic provides a Wi-Fi hotspot that allows passengers to connect up to seven compatible devices such as smartphones, laptops and tablets, to high-speed wireless Internet. New, detailed gauge cluster incorporating an analog speedometer, Power driver's seat, a segment exclusive Heated steering wheel, Heated front seats, Rear Park Assist and New seven-inch MyLink infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.
The 2017 Sonic is a more expressive, sporty take on the brand's fun-to-drive small car. It offers big technologies such as a new MyLink system with segment-exclusive Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, and a fresh exterior with new LED signature lighting. Like the new Trax, Sonic brings new, younger customers to the brand, with more than 20 percent of them younger than 35 - and nearly 30 percent trading in non-GM vehicles. It is also Chevrolet's top vehicle for first-time new buyers. Sonic offers various safety features designed to alert drivers to potential crash situations, protect occupants during a collision, and get help after one. Sonic has your back when it comes to safety by providing many standard features like 10 standard air bags. If you want to feel more secure there's an available Driver Confidence Package that includes Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert and Rear Park Assist.