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Specs

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LS Sedan LS Manual

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x - TBD -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.8 x 1.0
Brake Type Pwr

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

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

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.1

Engine

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

Exterior Dimensions

Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.40
Length, Overall (in) 173.90
Wheelbase (in) 99.40
Track Width, Front (in) 59.40
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 59.70
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.30

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 38.70
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.00
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 51.60
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.3
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

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1
Steering Type Electric Pwr Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Sonic
Body Style Sedan

Suspension

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

Tires

Rear Tire Order Code RKJ
Rear Tire Order Code Q1H
Spare Tire Order Code ZAD
Front Tire Size P205/50R17
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P205/50R17
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70R16
Front Tire Order Code RKJ
Front Tire Order Code Q1H

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
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.12
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.96
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.73
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
Clutch Size (in) N/A
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.55
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.61
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89

Vehicle

EPA Classification Compact Cars
Number of Passenger Doors 4

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2773

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum