Chevrolet doesn’t leave its models unattended. One of the recent autos which they’re focused on is known as 2017 Chevy Cruze. A lot of rumors swirl around its hatchback version which still has something to surprise its loyal fans and those of you who haven’t had a chance to drive this model.
2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback Overview
To begin with, the whole design and driving style will suit adult audience better. This is a spacious vehicle with a comfortable cabin which has enough space for passengers and a drive. Its five-door body looks sleek and smooth. The hatchback is going to be at a premium when compared to its sedan version. So we can compare this auto with Ford Focus or Mazda 3 at this point. It’s a big advantage that 2017 Chevy Cruze has extra storage which is a good decision.
2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback Price
Some of Chevrolet fans find this new model to be slightly overpriced. It’s still a mistake to think so. In fact, new Cruze costs $22,190. It’s an initial price which may get higher a bit later. Nevertheless, considering the space offered and beautiful exterior the car is definitely worth of the money spent.
2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback Engine and Specifications
As for the engine, the basic unit which new Chevy will use is known as the 1.4-litre engine. This one includes four cylinders. It is turbo type of engine which is capable of producing up to 153 horsepower. This is the basic trim which is LT. It’s not that bad in fact. The vehicle is equipped with a six-speed transmission. There are options to choose from. You can purchase automatic or manual version. The hatchback is going to hit the market with independent rear suspension. So the model is still going to provide a good level of comfort along with a smooth driving process. Such a version of hatchback will cost you $1,495 that a standard manual sedan though while the most expensive variants will start at around $24,820.
As for the equipment, there is no news yet. Neither about standard nor about optional variants. It’s unlikely that both body styles will have much difference. The most significant characteristic of 2017 Cruze hatchback is its 18.5 cubic feet cargo space. It’s 3.7 cubic feet more when compared to sedan variant.