2017 Chevrolet Cruze Buyer's Guide


When the Land of the Living Skies calls you outdoors, the Chevrolet Cruze lets you answer in a sleek compact car that's stylish enough to turn heads.  Whether driving the streets and bridges of Saskatoon or winding comfortably down the surrounding roads, no doubt you'll discover why the Chevrolet Cruze was GM's  fastest growing retail automotive brand in 2016, and why Consumer Reports picked it as a top car of 2017.

Get ready for remarkable comfort, a well-appointed interior, and features galore.   Top-notch safety features and advanced entertainment technology round out the offerings for this ultra cool vehicle.

New Body Styles and Trim Options

In 2017, The Chevy Cruze is offered for the first time in two styles: a sporty hatchback now joins the chic mid-sized sedan.  Although the basic L series and Diesel trims are exclusive to the sedan, all other trims (LS, LT, and Premium) are available as hatchbacks.  Moreover, with a fold-down second row, the hatchbacks touts a spacious 47.2 cu. ft. of cargo space.

Different Trim Options for Every Driving Style

The Chevrolet Cruze has eleven available trims. For most trims  , a six speed automatic transmission is standard with an available six speed manual transmission.These six speed transmissions pair with standard 1.4-liter inline-four turbo engines with 153-hp and 177-lb-ft of torque.  This engine will let you enjoy just under 6 L/100km on the highway so your adventure can last.

The available diesel trims for the sedan have a standard 1.6-liter inline-four turbodiesel engine with 137-hp that can be paired with either a six speed manual or nine speed automatic transmission. This incredible engine gives you up to 4.5 L/100km on the highway so you can ride even further on the open road.

Design and Technology Upgrades


Design Upgrades

The Cruze's aerodynamic sculpting has upped the sportiness factor with the 2017 model.  You'll do your favorite activities in a car whose looks are certain to be noticed. LT, Premier, and Diesel trims include projector beam headlights and day running LED headlamps that will really make an impression.

It's not only the exterior that sets the Chevy Cruze apart. The serene interior of this automobile comfortably seats two in the front and three in the back. Both the LT and Diesel trims have optional heated front seats, a feature that is standard in Premier which adds the additional option of the rear heated seats.


Technology Upgrades

The Chevy Cruze zooms ahead of the competition with standard Chevrolet MyLink. Its 7-inch full color touch-screen puts music and apps at your fingertips while standard Onstar with 4G LTE Wi-Fi keeps you connected--doubling as a hotspot, you won't need to give up your favorite things during your weekend getaways.  

The Cruze features additional smart phone integrations through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, with which you can play your favorite music or navigate with your preferred app.  Rounding out the technology offerings is the myChevrolet Mobile App which makes your smartphone the command center of your vehicle. The app can start or stop your engine; lock and unlock your doors; and view diagnostic information. Additional features include sending destinations for navigation and setting parking reminders from virtually anywhere. Finally, a way to make your car as smart as your phone! All new 2017 Chevrolet Cruze models come with 5 years of free OnStar basic. Allowing you to use the myChevrolet Mobile App features for this time. Android Auto and Apply CarPlay are free features that are available to you for the life of the vehicle. 

Vehicle Safety Features

The Chevy Cruze is not only technologically advanced but built for safety. It comes with 10 airbags standard, the first car in its class to do so. The side-impact and knee airbags for both driver and passenger are standard as are:
  • Rearview mirror
  • StabiliTrak electronic stability control
  • OnStar® Guidance Plan1 for 3 months
All of these features add to your peace of mind while driving. So does Teen Driver, which helps improve the driving skills of young and new drivers.  With Teen Driver your household's new driver will become a better, more self aware driver by proactively alerting if preselected speeds are exceeded, and tracking behaviors that trigger the car's safety features.

Ready for your Cruze?

Whether you are commuting or taking a break from the grind, the Chevy Cruze is ready to be the perfect complement to your lifestyle.  Take in the beauty of Saskatchewan and live your dream in Saskatoon, with this car's seamless blend of entertainment, safety, performance, and looks.

Get to Sherwood Chevrolet today to schedule your test drive!


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