Spy pictures of the new Chevrolet Cruze surfaced early last month, and in the meantime, the US General Motors officially announced that the promotion of the new Cruze for US market will be held on June 24. This second generation of Cruze is slightly longer, lighter and more fuel efficient than the previous model. It also has more space inside and it will get new MyLink infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility. The Cruze is GM’s best-selling car so this new model needs to continue the tradition of its predecessor. Time will show whether it succeeded. Until then let’s read more about it.
Engine and specs
A 1.5-liter four-cylinder from GM’s new Ecotec engine family members will likely replace the present 1.8-liter base engine. Although smaller, the brand-new turbocharged four-cylinder shouldn’t have problem covering the current engine’s 138 horse power. Whether the Cruze needs a 2nd little super four-cylinder leaves the future of the present auto’s optional 1.4-liter unsure. The turbocharged 2.0-liter diesel presented with the 2014 design year, nonetheless, is virtually certain to rollover.
Leading trim degrees and also diesel models could remain to render a conventional six-speed automatic transmission, while lower trim versions get a six-speed handbook.
2016 Chevrolet Cruze exterior design
The second generation of the Chevrolet Cruze will certainly use on an updated variation of the current automobile’s Delta platform, and also adopts a new, more threatening seek to bring it in line with the redesigned 2016 Chevrolet Malibu. Chevrolet also states that the 2016 Chevrolet Cruze will certainly be lighter than its predecessor regardless of a larger footprint.
The front fascia of the vehicle is redesigned and it obtains a slimmer grille than prior to in addition to a big air intake. There are likewise the brushed up back fronts lights, chrome trim as well as the sculpted hood. We also discover that the fog lamps housings are new and also it could likewise include DRLs.
If we talk about interior cabin will certainly have a multi-function wheel, chrome trim and also a push-button ignition. We could likewise determine blue backlighting, changed switchgear and also accent stitching on the control panel.
Nonetheless, the great thing is a new MyLink infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility. Both systems ‘job’ crucial mobile phone functions and apps into the infotainment system so vehicle drivers could easily access lives such as notifications, maps and music.Fortunately, it’s not simply the Cruze that will be getting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility as Chevrolet confirmed its merely among 14 designs to support both systems.
Release date and price
New Chevrolet Cruze for US market will be presented on June 24 and it will be release sometimes at the beginning of 2016. We still don-t have any official information about the price of this model but it should be around $18,000.
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