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2016 Chevrolet Sonic Hatchback and Sedan Review

2016 Chevrolet Sonic

Chevrolet Sonic has entered its fifth year in the automotive market, in front of the  Chevrolet Sonic 2016 release seems  like quite hard competition, especially in the ranks of the subcompacts were ready to go with a lot of reforms, including Ford Fiesta  which was upgraded on a large scale, Honda Fit is quite interesting by offering new things, Hyundai Accent and Kia Rio with the latest design but fortunately Sonic already has a big name by offering the use of more fuel-efficient and not bad in the exterior design, as well as a variety of security features that are very good.

chevy sonic hatchback 2016 front

The Exterior and Interior Design

 The exterior design of Sonic hatchback seem not be refreshed, but still stylish. We see that the model which will arrive next year has a display of interior design which is more alike the past output design in 2012. Sonic significant upgrade came from the 3 new color options and several refreshment features, among others; for the LTZ trim level (the highest), which uses the automatic transmission, and the LT trim levels “middle” is now using the (Chevrolet Mylink infotainment interface.)

2016 Chevy Sonic interior

While the interior of the 2016 Chevrolet Sonic looks more sporty design with twin-cockpit with a capacity of four passengers, 2 people in front in the comfortable atmosphere, as well as the rear seats that also accommodate 2 adults other in a sitting position that is sufficient, although basically the leg and headroom not broad enough.

Chevrolet Sonic 2016’s Safety

Sonic is a small sedan that is quite agile and sturdy when driving on the road, a comfortable driving system, equipped with electric power steering makes driving style feel calmer, the rear camera is available for LT models, electronic stability control and antilock brakes on all models.

2016 Chevy Sonic changes

For sonic 2016’s IIHS until this review is written yet officially announced related safety ratings, but seeing its predecessor in 2015, nothing seems to be wrong in offering a wide range of security features to occupy the top rating, stating Sonic is still better when it is compared to the average vehicle in segment.  While version of the NHTSA, Chevy Sonic is the best and awards 4 stars on various details, including on all models offered has a blind-spot warning mirrors and ten standard airbags therein.

Equipment and Features

For all 2016 Chevrolet Sonic models are equipped with air conditioning, Bluetooth connectivity, remote keyless entry and steering-wheel audio controls. And as we mentioned earlier, the LT models are equipped with Chevrolet Mylink system, streaming audio, hands-free connectivity and 7-inch color touch screen display.

Engine Specs

Under the hood, for the base model  2016 Chevrolet Sonic LS comes with a 1.8 liter, 4 cylinder “conventional”, but you can feel the maximum acceleration in the optional 1.4-liter turbocharged engine. Optional turbo engine has a high ranking in the EPA mileage and are available in models LT / LTZ which can be ordered with a six-speed automatic and six-speed manual gearbox.

2016 Chevy Sonic Pictures

Release Date and Price

the arrival of the price offered, there is currently no official information from Chevrolet, while a release date in 2016 Chevrolet Sonic sedan and hatchback expected to be available in large dealerships next summer. Keep following the information from us about the changes bestcar2018.com Continued, meanwhile, perhaps you are interested to read our other reviews; The 2016 Lincoln Continental Town Car Specs, Review.

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