2020 Chevrolet Sonic Features & Specs

Overview
Starting MSRP
$18,620
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$19,420
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Starting MSRP
$16,720
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Engine TypeGasGasGas
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeFront wheel driveFront wheel driveFront wheel drive
CylindersInline 4Inline 4Inline 4
Combined MPG292929
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
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$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Drive typeFront wheel driveFront wheel driveFront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel & MPG
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)26/34 mpg26/34 mpg26/34 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)317.2/414.8 mi.317.2/414.8 mi.317.2/414.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity12.2 gal.12.2 gal.12.2 gal.
Combined MPG292929
Fuel typeRegular unleadedRegular unleadedRegular unleaded
Engine
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Torque148 ft-lbs. @ 1850 rpm148 ft-lbs. @ 1850 rpm148 ft-lbs. @ 1850 rpm
Base engine size1.4 l1.4 l1.4 l
Horsepower138 hp @ 4900 rpm138 hp @ 4900 rpm138 hp @ 4900 rpm
Turning circle34.5 ft.34.5 ft.34.5 ft.
Valves161616
Base engine typeGasGasGas
Valve timingVariableVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)Double overhead cam (dohc)Double overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersInline 4Inline 4Inline 4
Safety
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

2 rear headrestsyesyesyes
dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / rear drum brakesyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
engine immobilizeryesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyesyes
stability controlyesyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyesyes
traction controlyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsnoyesno
Packages
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Performance Packageyesyesno
RS Packageyesnono
Convenience Packageyesyesno
In-Car Entertainment
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyesyesno
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyesyes
satellite radio satellite radioyesyesno
USB connectionyesyesyes
6 total speakersyesyesno
4 total speakersnonoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Air conditioningyesyesyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyesyesno
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesno
electric power steeringyesyesyes
rear view camerayesyesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
interior air filtrationyesyesyes
leather steering wheelnoyesno
Audio controls on steering wheelnonoyes
Power Feature
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

4 one-touch power windowsyesyesno
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes
Interior Options
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$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Winter/Summer Floor Mats Packageyesnoyes
Cargo Netyesyesyes
All-Weather Floor Matsyesyesyes
Premium Floor Mats w/Z-Spec Logoyesnoyes
Sport Pedal Kityesyesyes
Instrumentation
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

clockyesyesyes
compassyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
trip computeryesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes
Front Seats
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

premium clothyesyesno
Front head room38.7 in.38.7 in.38.7 in.
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
bucket front seatsyesyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
Front shoulder room53.4 in.53.4 in.53.4 in.
Front leg room41.8 in.41.8 in.41.8 in.
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
Front hip room51.4 in.51.4 in.51.4 in.
clothnonoyes
Rear Seats
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$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes
Rear head room37.8 in.38.1 in.37.8 in.
Rear hip Room51.6 in.51.6 in.51.6 in.
Rear leg room34.6 in.34.6 in.34.6 in.
Rear shoulder room53.0 in.53.0 in.53.0 in.
Exterior Options
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Wheel Lock Kityesyesyes
Front License Plate Bracketyesyesyes
17" Silver Painted Wheelsyesyesyes
Power Glass Sunroofyesyesno
Front/Rear Black Bowtie Emblemsyesnoyes
17" White Painted Wheelsyesyesyes
Molded Front Splash Guardsyesnoyes
Roof Rack Cross Railsyesyesyes
Measurements
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Length173.9 in.159.8 in.173.9 in.
Curb weight2880 lbs.2896 lbs.2857 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place14.9 cu.ft.19.0 cu.ft.14.9 cu.ft.
Height59.7 in.59.7 in.59.7 in.
Wheel base99.4 in.99.4 in.99.4 in.
Width68.3 in.68.3 in.68.3 in.
Maximum cargo capacityno47.7 cu.ft.no
Colors
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Exterior Colors
  • Kinetic Blue Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Summit White
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Kinetic Blue Metallic
  • Oasis Blue
  • Red Hot
  • Summit White
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
  • Cayenne Orange Metallic
  • Kinetic Blue Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Summit White
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Mosaic Black Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Jet Black/Dark Titanium, premium cloth
  • Dark Pewter/Dark Titanium, premium cloth
  • Jet Black, premium cloth
  • Jet Black, premium cloth
  • Jet Black/Dark Titanium, cloth
Tires & Wheels
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

inside mounted spare tireyesyesyes
P195/65R15 tiresyesnoyes
temporary spare tireyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
15 in. wheelsyesnoyes
painted alloy wheelsyesyesno
16 in. wheelsnoyesno
P205/55R16 tiresnoyesno
full wheel coversnonoyes
steel wheelsnonoyes
Suspension
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Stabilizer bar stabilizer baryesyesyes
front independent suspensionyesyesyes
Warranty
Starting MSRP
$18,620

Starting MSRP
$19,420

Starting MSRP
$16,720

Free Maintenance1 yr./ unlimited mi.1 yr./ unlimited mi.1 yr./ unlimited mi.
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Rust6 yr./ 100000 mi.6 yr./ 100000 mi.6 yr./ 100000 mi.
Roadside5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.