2008 Chevrolet Cobalt Consumer Review: SS turbo Quite a Car

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SS turbo Quite a Car
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2008 Chevrolet Cobalt SS 2dr Coupe (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


Overall the new SS is an amazing car for the money and outperforms many cars with much higher price tags. It's really fun to drive. Finally they got it right, everything you would expect in a SS labeled car. Not for those who just want a little sporty car, you'll soon be bothered by the many clicks, clunks and less refined aspects of this performance car. Fuel mileage sold me on this car and I'm not disappointed, averaging 27mpg mixed driving. A cool feature lets you see your instant mileage approx when trying to stretch those mpg's.

Best Features

Best feature is the traction control and performance mode shifting. Cars are made to turn and corner, no doubt this little car can handle more than you'd expect.

Worst Features

Build quality is still less than what you'd expect in a GM car. Unfortunate as it is my car was missing nuts in the engine bay, my passenger window rolls very slow, one of the side marker lights didn't work, plastic interior panels were found on my floor. Nothing serious but annoying.
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