2017ChevroletSonic

After spending a week with the Chevrolet Sonic LTZ five-door, and realizing how much better it was than its Aveo predecessor, we were excited to get behind the wheel of the all-new 2013 Sonic RS – the gussied-up hatchback seemed to smartly address all of the standard model's minor…


2017 Chevrolet Sonic - 4dr Sedan (LS Manual)
4dr Sedan (LS Manual)
MSRP:
$15,145
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
26 City / 35 HWY
2017 Chevrolet Sonic - 4dr Sedan (LS Auto)
4dr Sedan (LS Auto)
MSRP:
$16,395
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
24 City / 35 HWY
2017 Chevrolet Sonic - 4dr Sedan (LT Manual)
4dr Sedan (LT Manual)
MSRP:
$17,530
Engine:
1.4L I-4
MPG:
29 City / 40 HWY
2017 Chevrolet Sonic - 4dr Sedan (LT Auto)
4dr Sedan (LT Auto)
MSRP:
$18,170
Engine:
1.8L I-4
MPG:
24 City / 35 HWY
2017 Chevrolet Sonic - 4dr Sedan (Premier Manual)
4dr Sedan (Premier Manual)
MSRP:
$19,720
Engine:
1.4L I-4
MPG:
29 City / 40 HWY
2017 Chevrolet Sonic - 4dr Sedan (Premier Auto)
4dr Sedan (Premier Auto)
MSRP:
$20,415
Engine:
1.4L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 37 HWY
Chevy recalls 317k Sonic, Trax, and Spark over key chime

Don't forget to take your key out of the ignition... duh.

317,572 examples of the Chevy Sonic, Trax, and Spark may fail to warn the driver that the key's still in the ignition ten minutes after parking, increasing the risk of theft – and prompting a recall.
2017 Chevy Sonic downsizes Camaro styling in New York

We're not sure it's necessarily an improvement, but Chevy has rolled into the 2016 New York Auto Show with a refreshed Sonic hatchback and sedan that draws inspiration from the Camaro.
2017 Chevrolet Sonic gets Camaro-inspired facelift for NY debut

Chevrolet has added a dose of Camaro to the facelifted Sonic, but the change seems to rob the sub-compact of its visual charm.

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2012 Chevrolet Sonic
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Watch Rob Dyrdek set a world record for longest reverse ramp jump in Chevy Sonic

Apparently if you're good on a ramp, you're good on a ramp – be it with a skateboard underneath you or a subcompact hatchback. That's the lesson we've gotten from pro-skater and reality television star Rob Dyrdek, who recently set a world record for the longest jump off a ramp in a car... going backwards.
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Chevy recalls 317k Sonic, Trax, and Spark over key chime

Don't forget to take your key out of the ignition... duh.

317,572 examples of the Chevy Sonic, Trax, and Spark may fail to warn the driver that the key's still in the ignition ten minutes after parking, increasing the risk of theft – and prompting a recall.
GM recalls 200k Hummer H3s for fire risk

Secondary Recall Affects 50,000 Sparks, Sonics

In two separate campaigns, General Motors is recalling nearly 200k Hummers after fires erupted in 42 vehicles, and another 50,000 Chevrolet Sparks and Sonics for a glitch with the OnStar system.
GM recalls 61k more vehicles in three campaigns

Following a stop-delivery order for its new midsize trucks and a rash of recent recalls, General Motors is issuing three more campaigns covering 60,575 vehicles in North America with 57,182 of them in the US. As of October 1, the automaker has issued a total of 74 recalls (see the ridiculously long chart to the right) this year covering 26,495,070 units in the US.