Review the 2016 Sonic from Chevrolet Dealer in Phoenix
The spry, attractive Chevy Sonic ventures back onto the market for 2016 almost completely unchanged. The cutting-edge model, which is available as a sedan or hatchback and comes in four trims: LS, LT, LTZ and RS, continues to be a great choice for buyers looking for a vehicle that offers the latest in-car tech features, excellent fuel efficiency and first-class style. In an effort to take the subcompact car's appeal up another notch, certain available options have become standard on the 2016 Chevy Sonic and new exterior colors have been added to the color palette. Check out our 2016 Chevy Sonic review to acquire more info about these updates and performance details.
The 2016 Chevy Sonic in Phoenix sports very few changes for the new model year. Its list of exterior paint colors has expanded and now includes Mosaic Black Metallic, Kinetic Blue Metallic and Nightfall Gray Metallic. Aside from these additions, the subcompact car also comes standard with Chevrolet MyLink on all LT models. Accessible through a seven-inch touchscreen, the system comes with smartphone integration and offers a range of features, including SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Bluetooth audio streaming, voice recognition and Siri Eyes Free for drivers who own an iPhone running iOS6 or iOS7.
Delivering 138 horsepower and 148 lb.-ft. of torque, an Ecotec 1.4L turbo engine powers the Sonic LTZ, Dusk and RS. The LTZ model comes standard with a six-speed automatic transmission this year, while the RS and Dusk can be equipped with either the automatic or a six-speed manual. When paired with the aforementioned six-speed manual transmission, LT models can also come fitted with 1.4L turbo. Although the turbo is featured on a variety on models, an Ecotec 1.8L is the standard engine on the 2016 Chevy Sonic in Phoenix. It produces 138 horsepower and 125 lb.-ft. of torque, and can be matched with either a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic.
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