2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel First Drive Specs | Edmunds.com

2014 Chevrolet Cruze - Road Test Specs

2014 Chevrolet Cruze Sedan

(2.0L 4-cyl. Turbo Diesel 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel
Vehicle Type4dr 5-passenger sedan


ConfigurationTransverse, front engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeInline four-cylinder turbocharged diesel
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,956/119
Block/head materialIron/aluminum
ValvetrainOHC, four valves per cylinder
Compression ratio (x:1)9.7
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)151 @ 4,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)264 @ 2,600
Fuel typeLow-sulfur diesel
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 4.15; II = 2.37; III = 1.56; IV = 1.16; V = 0.86; VI = 0.69;
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.2


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson strut, coil spring, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearSemi-independent torsion bar
Steering typeElectric power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)15.5
Tire typeAll-season
Tire size215/55R17
Wheel size17 inches
Wheel materialAluminum
Brakes, front10.8-inch ventilated steel disc with single-piston caliper
Brakes, rear10.5-inch solid steel disc with single-piston caliper

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)8.6

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)27 city/46 highway
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)15.6

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,475
Length (in.)181
Width (in.)70.7
Height (in.)58.1
Wheelbase (in.)105.7
Track, front (in.)60.7
Track, rear (in.)61.3
Turning circle (ft.)35.7
Legroom, front (in.)42.3
Legroom, rear (in.)35.4
Headroom, front (in.)39.3
Headroom, rear (in.)37.9
Shoulder room, front (in.)54.7
Shoulder room, rear (in.)53.9
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)13.3

New Car Buying Guides

See which cars and trucks our editors recommend

  • Sedan
  • Truck
  • SUV
  • Convertible
  • Minivan
  • Hybrid/Electric
Price Drop Alert

We found that have recently dropped in price. Sign up to see this price drop and to receive future price drop notifications.