2011 Chevrolet Cruze LT – Click above for high-res image gallery

Anyone who was holding their breath waiting for General Motors to announce an SS version of the Cruze can officially breathe. However, what you can't do is get excited; the Cruze will not be wearing the double-S badge. What GM is reportedly considering instead is to offer a more luxurious Cruze. That version would feature a more powerful optional engine, but it's certainly not the version SS fans were hoping for.

However, rumor has it that our Aussie friends could still get a sporty Cruze. Motor Trend has heard rumblings of a sportier Cruze powered by either the 177-horsepower turbocharged 1.6-liter inline-four or 268-horsepower twin-turbo four-cylinder found on the Opel Astra OPC.

This just proves... well, nothing really. We'll just have to wait and see what GM actually has in store.


2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT front 3/4 view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT rear 3/4 view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT front 3/4 view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT rear 3/4 view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT side view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT front view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT rear view

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT front detail

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT headlight

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT headlight

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT logo

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT wheel

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT wheel detail

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT wheel

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT side mirror

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT taillight

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT badge

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT engine

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT engine

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT interior

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT interior

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT interior

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT interior

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT steering wheel

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT front seats

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT gauges

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT mpg meter

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT fuel meter

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT instrument panel

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT digital readout

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT digital readout

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT stereo controls

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT door panel

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT door panel

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT rear seats

  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT trunk


Photos copyright ©2011 Steven J. Ewing / AOL

[Source: Car and Driver, Motor Trend]


I'm reporting this comment as:

Reported comments and users are reviewed by Autoblog staff 24 hours a day, seven days a week to determine whether they violate Community Guideline. Accounts are penalized for Community Guidelines violations and serious or repeated violations can lead to account termination.


    • 1 Second Ago
  • Share This Photo X