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Price Comparison (MSRP): Chevrolet Cruze vs. Chevrolet Sonic

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Invoice Comparison: Chevrolet Cruze vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Lowest Total Price

Chevrolet Sonic LT   
Difference: 1,895

Lowest Total Invoice

Chevrolet Sonic LT   
Difference: 1,764
Model Year201520152016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 19,065 20,095 16,155
Base Invoice 18,302 19,291 15,509
Technology Package 550    
Cargo net 60 60 60
Engine-block heater 100 100 75
All-weather floor mats 110 110 140
Rear spoiler 425   395
6-speed manual 0 0  
Rearview camera     200
6-speed shiftable automatic     1,390
Technology Package     0
Cargo net     55
Engine-block heater     68
All-weather floor mats     127
Rear spoiler     359
6-speed manual     0
Rearview camera     182
6-speed shiftable automatic     1,334
Options (show) (change) 1,245 270 2,260
Options (show) (change) 1,096 238 2,125
Destination 825 825 825
Total Price 21,135 21,190 19,240
Total Invoice 20,223 20,354 18,459

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For this 2015 Chevrolet Cruze vs. 2016 Chevrolet Sonic price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Cruze vs. Sonic Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Cruze and Sonic will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Chevrolet Sonic LT's price is $2,520 lower than the Chevrolet Cruze LT's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Cruze vs. Sonic Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Chevrolet Sonic LT, the Chevrolet Cruze LT includes additional features worth $225. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Chevrolet Cruze vs. Chevrolet Sonic Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. After a $850 adjustment for the Chevrolet Sonic LT's additional features, the Chevrolet Sonic LT is $2,520 less than the Chevrolet Cruze LT.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Cruze vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Sonic LT
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 2,520
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 2,364
Model Year201520152016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine138hp I4138hp I4138hp I4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)26/38 MPG26/38 MPG25/35 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 6?, 6?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/60-16215/55-17195/65-15
Total Price21,13521,19019,240
Adjustments for Features-2250-850
Feature-Adjusted Total Price20,91021,19018,390
Cost Above Minimum02800
Total Invoice20,22320,35418,459
Adjustments for Features-2150-815
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice20,00820,35417,644
Cost Above Minimum03460

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Cruze vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Model Year201520152016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manual$150$150 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
Remote start  $150
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Rearview camera$200 $200
Termporary spare tire$150 $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player$125$125 
MP3-compatible player$50$50 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50$50 
Voice control for audio system$25$25 
Voice control for external devices$0$0 
Active grille shutters $0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Digital instruments  $0
Heated mirrors  $25
Interior ambient lighting$150$150 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50  
Floor mats$75 $75
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat$50$50 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 $350
Polished alloy wheels $600 
Total Value of Features$1,425$1,200$2,050
Value of Feature Adjustments$225$0$850
Value of Feature Adjustments-2150-815

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Cruze vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Model Year20152016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase105.7 in99.4 in
Length181.0 in173.1 in
Width70.7 in68.3 in
Height58.1 in59.7 in
Curb Weight3,005 lb.2,727 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.6 gal.12.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.3 in38.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room54.8 in53.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.0 in51.4 in
Row 1 Legroom42.3 in41.8 in
Row 2 Headroom37.9 in37.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.9 in53.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.4 in51.6 in
Row 2 Legroom35.4 in34.6 in
Cargo Volume15.0 ft314.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Cruze LT

Technology Package
Rearview camera200Yes
Voice control for external devices0No
SMS text-to-speech reader50No
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
App support100Yes
Voice control for audio system25No
Siri Eyes Free support0Yes
Total Requested32581%
Total Not Requested7519%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Sonic LT

6-speed manually-shiftable automatic
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic0Yes
Remote start150No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested150100%

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