2012 Chevrolet Sonic LTZ Detailed Specs

Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$5,635 - $7,924
Horsepower
138 (hp)
Bluetooth
Standard
BackUp Camera
Not Available
Engine Type
ECOTEC 1.8L Variable Valve Timing DOHC 4, ECOTEC 1.8L VARIABLE VALVE TIMING DOHC 4, ECOTEC TURBO 1.4L VARIABLE VALVE TIMING DOHC 4

Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional
Alarm
Standard
BackUp Camera
Not Available
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Standard
Steering Wheel Controls
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Power Windows
Standard
Rear Defrost
Standard
Privacy Glass
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
41.8 (in.)
Front Head Room
37.6 - 38.7 (in.)
Rear Leg Room
34.6 (in.)
Second Head Room
37.8 - 38.1 (in.)
Trunk Volume
14.9 (cu. ft.)
Cargo Volume
Not Available

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
AUX Input
Standard
CD Player
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Not Available
AC
Not Available
Dual Zone
Not Available

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Not Available
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Premium Synthetic
Passengers
5
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Heated Front Seats
Standard
Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Not Available

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat
Aluminum
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Bed Liner
Not Available
Rear Spoiler
Standard
Running Boards
Not Available

Dimensions

Tire Width
P205/50R17
Wheelbase
99.4 (in.)
Turning Radius
36.1 (ft.)
Length
159 - 173.1 (in.)
Width
68.3 (in.)

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
2776 - 2806 (.lbs)
Horsepower
138 (hp)
Torque
148 (ft. lbs.)
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
Not Available
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Optional
Optional
4wheel Disc Brakes
Not Available
Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Performance Tires
Standard
Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
12.2 (gal.)
Combined
31 (mpg)
City
26 (mpg)
Highway
35 (mpg)

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Not Available
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Not Available
Overdrive
Not Available
CTV Transmission
Not Available

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Not Available
ABS Brakes
Standard
Automatic Headlights
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Child Safety Locks
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
HID Headlights
Not Available
Auto Leveling Headlinghts
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Not Available
Front Side Airbag
Standard
Rear Side Airbag
Standard
Front Head Airbag
Standard
Rear Head Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Standard
Knee Airbag
Standard
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Sonic
Body Style
4 Door Hatch Back - 4 Door Sedan
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification
Subcompact Car
Passenger Capacity
5
Passenger Volume
90.4 - 90.6 (ft³.)
Base Curb Weight
2776 - 2806 (lbs.)
Number of Passenger Doors
4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7 - 8
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 - 33 (mpg.)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
25 - 29 (mpg.)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
35 - 40 (mpg.)
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.5, 5.1, 5.2
Engine Order Code
LUV - LUW
Engine Type
Gas I4 - Turbocharged Gas I4
Displacement
1.4L/83 - 1.8L/110
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Trans Order Code
M26, MH8, MH9, MZ4
Trans Type
5 - 6
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic - Manual
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.73, 3.82, 4.45
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.05, 2.14, 2.91
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30, 1.41, 1.89
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.96, 1.12, 1.44
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74, 0.89, 1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61 - 0.74
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.87, 3.31, 3.55
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.47, 3.65, 3.94
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
438
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs
Front Tire Order Code
RKJ
Rear Tire Order Code
RKJ
Front Tire Size
P205/50R17
Rear Tire Size
P205/50R17
Spare Tire Size
Compact
Front Wheel Size
17 (in.)
Rear Wheel Size
17 (in.)
Spare Wheel Size
Compact (in.)
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Electric Pwr Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.1 (ft.)
Brake Type
Pwr
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.8 (in.)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width
9.0 (in.)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
12.2 (gal.)
Front Head Room
37.6 - 38.7 (in.)
Front Leg Room
41.8 (in.)
Front Shoulder Room
53.4 (in.)
Front Hip Room
51.4 (in.)
Second Head Room
37.8 - 38.1 (in.)
Second Shoulder Room
53.0 (in.)
Second Leg Room
34.6 (in.)
Second Hip Room
51.6 (in.)
Wheelbase
99.4 (in.)
Length, Overall
159.0 - 173.1 (in.)
Width, Max w/o mirrors
68.3 (in.)
Height, Overall
59.7 (in.)
Track Width, Front
59.4 (in.)
Track Width, Rear
59.4 (in.)
Min Ground Clearance
4.9 (in.)
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
19.0 (ft³.)
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.7 (ft³.)
Trunk Volume
14.9 (ft³.)

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Black
  • Blue Topaz Metallic
  • Crystal Red Tintcoat
  • Cyber Gray Metallic
  • Inferno Orange Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White
  • Victory Red

Interior

  • Dark Pewter/Dark Titanium
  • Jet Black/Brick
  • Jet Black/Dark Titanium

Available Styles

4dr Sdn LTZ 1LZ
5dr HB LTZ 1LZ
4dr Sdn LTZ 2LZ
5dr HB LTZ 2LZ