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3/4 Front Glamour 2013 Chevrolet Sonic

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2013 Chevrolet Sonic specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2013 Chevrolet Sonic warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$14,185$14,785$15,280
    Invoice *$13,830$14,415$14,898
    Engine1.8L I-4 138 HP1.8L I-4 138 HP1.8L I-4 138 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City26.0 mpg26.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy35.0 mpg35.0 mpg35.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine1.8L I-4 138 HP1.8L I-4 138 HP1.8L I-4 138 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD6-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
    Alternator100 amp100 amp100 amp
    Battery438 amp with run down protection438 amp with run down protection438 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio3.943.943.47
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank12.2 gal.12.2 gal.12.2 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityStabiliTrakStabiliTrakStabiliTrak
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensiontorsion beam beamtorsion beam beamtorsion beam beam
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels15.0 " steel15.0 " steel15.0 " steel
    Front TiresP195/65HR15.0BSW ASP195/65HR15.0BSW ASP195/65HR15.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestsdriverdriverdriver
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls6-way6-way6-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 bench60-40 bench60-40 bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpet frontcarpet frontcarpet front
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Ametal-look
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagecovered bincovered bincovered bin
    Dashboard Storagedashboard storagedashboard storagedashboard storage
    Seatback Storage111
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Concealed StorageN/Acargo concealed storageN/A
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetplasticcarpet
    Cargo CoverN/ArigidN/A
    Cargo Tie DownsN/Acargo tie downsN/A
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scanAM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel Controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controls
    Speakers444
    Antennaintegrated roofintegrated roofintegrated roof
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets111
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Emergency SOSOnStar Directions & ConnectionsOnStar Directions & ConnectionsOnStar Directions & Connections
    Internet Accessinternet accessinternet accessinternet access
    Instrument Displaydigital/analogdigital/analogdigital/analog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Compasscompasscompasscompass
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltelescopic tilt sporttelescopic tilt sporttelescopic tilt sport
    Front Windowsmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Windowsmanualmanualmanual
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield WiperN/Afixed intervalN/A
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Knee Airbagdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Rear Side Airbagrear side-impact airbagrear side-impact airbagrear side-impact airbag
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Tracker Systemtracker systemtracker systemtracker system
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume14.9 cu.ft.47.7 cu.ft.14.9 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length173.1 "159.0 "173.1 "
    Exterior Width68.3 "68.3 "68.3 "
    Exterior Height59.7 "59.7 "59.7 "
    Wheelbase99 "99 "99 "
    Front Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Rear Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Turning Radius17.3 '17.3 '17.3 '
    Curb Weight2,727 lbs.2,690 lbs.2,727 lbs.
    Front Legroom41.8 "41.8 "41.8 "
    Rear Legroom34.6 "34.6 "34.6 "
    Front Headroom38.7 "38.7 "38.7 "
    Rear Headroom37.8 "38.1 "37.8 "
    Front Hiproom51.4 "51.4 "51.4 "
    Rear Hiproom51.6 "51.6 "51.6 "
    Front Shoulder Room53.4 "53.4 "53.4 "
    Rear Shoulder Room53.0 "53.0 "53.0 "
    Passenger Volume90 cu.ft.91 cu.ft.90 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume14.9 cu.ft.19.0 cu.ft.14.9 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats FoldedN/A47.7 cu.ft.N/A
  • Exterior Features
    Rear SpoilerN/AlipN/A
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Grille Moldingsblack w/chrome surroundblack w/chrome surroundblack w/chrome surround
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manual remote convex spotterdual manual remote convex spotterdual manual remote convex spotter
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/100,00072/100,00072/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2013 Chevrolet Sonic safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
LS Auto 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LS Auto 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LS Manual 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LS Manual 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LT Auto 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LT Auto 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LT Manual 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LT Manual 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LTZ Auto 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LTZ Auto 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LTZ Manual 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LTZ Manual 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
RS Auto 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
RS Manual 4dr Hatchback
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat

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