• The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan speeds around the test track Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by John F. Martin for Chevrolet)
  • 2010 Hydra-Matic 6T40 (MH8) Six Speed FWD Automatic Transaxle for Chevrolet Cruze and Chevrolet Malibu
  • 2011 M32 (MZ0) Six Speed FWD Manual Transaxle for Chevrolet Cruze
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze front suspension is a fully independent, decoupled MacPherson spring over damper design where normal damper loads are decoupled from the harsh jounce loads for better isolation and ride control. �Lower control arms and front knuckles are lightweight aluminum for better wheel control on rough surfaces. �New hydraulic ride bushings improves NVH. �The steering system is a dual pinion rack-mounted electric power system that provides precise control, responsiveness and direct on-center feel.
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze features a patented rear suspension design that incorporates a torsion beam-compound crank rear axle with Watts Link linkage system for better side-to-side wheel control for greater stability and handling response. �A tuning element tube is welded to the trailing arms also using a patented helical welding process and attached to the body through new hydraulic ride bushings for superior road noise and vibration isolation.
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)
  • The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze fuel-efficient sedan undergoes crash testing Friday, April 16, 2010 in Milford, Michigan. The new Cruze offers class-leading fuel economy, the spaciousness and amenities of a midsize car, and more safety features than other vehicles in it class. (Photo by Jeffrey Sauger for Chevrolet)