Manufactured by American automobile maker Chevrolet, the Cruze is a compact car that has been in production since 2009. The new gen Cruze has replaced the erstwhile Daewoo Lacetti. The News of an upgrade to the current model has enthused Chevrolet loyalists and potential buyers like. We look forward to a restyled body, powerful engine and a roomier vehicle.
Although the market is flooded with competitors in the compact car segment, we expect this upgrade to offer a breath of fresh air to the already saturated market.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze release date
Sources suggest the Cruze 2017 will be in production before the end of this year, thus shifting the launch date to somewhere early next year in spring.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze specs
With 106.3 inches in length and 70.5 inches in width, the new model will boast increased dimensions, thus making the car more roomy and comfortable. The top speed is 125 mph and the engine is able to clock in 60 mph in 8 seconds. The fuel economy offered by the compact automobile is 29 mpg in the city and 41 mpg for highways.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze engine
The revved up 1.5 liter Ecotec engine will most likely replace the existing 1.8 liter engine. The turbo charged four cylinder engine is expected to top the current horse power of 138.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze review
With elegant exterior styling and powerful engines under the hood, the Chevrolet Cruze 2017 is set to make waves in the market flooded with compact vehicles.
The following features are worth highlighting:
- Ice blue interior lighting adds a cool, sporty vibe.
- Rear vision makes parking a breeze with a 7 inch display to guide you.
- Cruise control improves fuel efficiency.
- Dual port chrome grille front.
- Tail light that is balanced.
- Projection fog lamps.
- Rain sensing wipers.
- Leathers seats for increased comfort and luxurious interiors.
- Sunroof to enhance the open sky feel while going on long drives.
- LED lights.
- 6 way power adjustable seat.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze colors
The color choices for the Cruze are plenty and the palette includes everything from elegant shades to sporty hues. Here is the list 7 exciting colors that are set to hit the market with the brand new Cruze:
- Velvet Red
- Caviar Black
- Burnt Coconut
- Sandrift Grey
- Summit White
- Diamond White
- Switchblade Silver
2017 Chevrolet Cruze Price
It is difficult to put a price tag on the new model as there is no confirmation from company sources. The car, set to go into production late this year, may be priced close to its current model. At this rate, we expect it to give a close competition to the likes of Hyundai Elantra and Toyota Corolla.