Specs

Research 2015 Chevrolet Sonic specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LS Sedan LS Manual

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.6 x 0.47
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.0
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.6 x 0.47
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.3
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.9

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 438
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 5.9

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 4900
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6300
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 148 @ 1850
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 125 @ 3800
Engine Order Code LUV
Engine Order Code LWE
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4
Engine Order Code LUW
Engine Type Gas I4
Displacement 1.4L/83
Displacement 1.8L/110
Displacement 1.8L/110
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 59.70
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.30
Length, Overall (in) 173.10
Wheelbase (in) 99.40
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.40
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 59.40

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.2

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 51.60
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.00
Second Leg Room (in) 34.60
Second Head Room (in) 37.80
Front Hip Room (in) 51.40
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.40
Front Leg Room (in) 41.80
Front Head Room (in) 38.70
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.3

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.8
Steering Type Electric Pwr Steering

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Sonic
Body Style Sedan

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Front Tire Order Code QLG
Front Tire Order Code Q1H
Rear Tire Order Code QLG
Rear Tire Order Code Q1H
Spare Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code ZAD
Front Tire Size P205/55R16
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size
Spare Tire Size Compact

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.96
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.72
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.82
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code M26
Trans Order Code MZ4
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.65
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.30
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.61
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.96
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.32

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact Cars
Number of Passenger Doors 4

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2727

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -