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2017 Chevrolet Sonic

The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic arrives with a number of exciting new updates and lot to offer any car buyer in Florence or Cincinnati. This subcompact car some in both sedan and hatchback formats. It has sporty looks, great fuel efficiency ratings, exciting tech features, and a low starting price. All of this makes it a great car for anyone looking for great value. Explore this model in depth before you head to Tom Gill Chevrolet in Florence for a closer look.

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Starting at $15,145

28/38miles per gallon (city/highway)
138horsepower, 1.4 L 4-cylinder


The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic is not totally new, but it has been thoroughly upgraded. The new body design is not more stylish than ever and for the first time incorporates daytime running lights and projector-beam headlights. All trims now come standard with a seven-inch touchscreen interface that allows you to access the Chevy MyLink infotainment system and the rearview camera. In addition to all of that, the Premier and LT trims can both be upgraded with features that give the car a sportier look and feel. The LT trim can also be upgraded with convenience features like keyless ignition and entry, heated front seats, and much more.


Despite the upgrades, the 2017 Chevrolet Sonic remains one of the most affordable cars on the road and an exciting option for any driver who wants to spend less and get more.

  • LS: MSRP starting at $15,145
  • LT: MSRP starting at $17,530
  • Premier: MSRP starting at $19,720

Performance and Fuel Economy

The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic is a lot more fun to drive than you would expect. Plus, it is a gas sipper that will save you big on fuel costs as long as you own the car.

  • Engines: The standard engine is a 1.8L four-cylinder that produces 138 hp and 125 lb-ft of torque. You’ll also have the option to go with a turbocharged 1.4L four-cylinder that also provides 138 hp but raises torque to 148 lb-ft of torque to provide more zip.
  • Transmissions: The 1.8L engine comes standard with a five-speed manual transmission with a hill-stop feature, but a six-speed automatic transmission is also available as an option. The turbocharged 1.4L engine comes with a standard six-speed manual and an optional six-speed automatic transmission.
  • Fuel Economy: You can expect to get up to an EPA-estimated 26 mpg city and 35 mpg highway with the 1.8L engine or an impressive EPA-estimated 29 mpg city and 40 mpg highway with the turbocharged engine.

Trims and Features

The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic comes with a long list of standard features that you can further enhance with two additional trim upgrades. This feels like a much more expensive car than it actually is.

  • LS: Even on the base trim the Sonic is equipped with automatic headlights and daytime running lights to improve visibility, as well as remote locking and unlocking to add convenience. An integrated rearview camera makes it easy to park in small spaces, and a seven-inch touchscreen display features Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity as well as smartphone app integration. The industry-leading OnStar telematics system improves safety and doubles as a 4G LTE Wi-Fi connection.
  • LT: One trim level up includes enhancements like stylish alloy wheels, chrome exterior accents, and heated power mirrors on the exterior. Insider you will enjoy nicer cloth upholstery, cruise control, remote ignition, and a six-speaker stereo that includes both satellite radio and a second USB port.
  • Premier: The top trim comes with a leather-wrapped steering wheel, a six-way power driver’s seat with heat, leatherette upholstery, and keyless ignition and entry. You can also add features like a sport body kit with rear spoiler, a sport-tuned suspension, simulated suede upholstery, and a sunroof.


The experts have concluded that the 2017 Chevrolet Sonic is one of the top subcompacts on the market.

  • Edmunds: “The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic stands out for its comparatively roomy interior, many standard features and available hatchback body style. It's even fun to drive, especially if you opt for the turbocharged engine.”
  • The Car Connection: “The 2017 Chevrolet Sonic gets some safety and feature improvements, and should continue to score big on refinement and driving fun.”

Schedule Test Drive Today at Tom Gill!

Get a closer look at this exciting small car at Tom Gill Chevrolet, located at 7830 Commerce Drive in Florence, KY. It takes just 15 minutes to reach us from Cincinnati by taking I-71 South to Exit 181. If you have any questions in advance of your visit, feel free to contact us.

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