General Motors has released the pricing information for the 2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS.
General Motors has released the pricing information for the 2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS, with prices starting from $20,995 for the one with the 6-speed manual gearbox, while the version fitted with a 6-speed automatic transmission costs $22,280, including destination. The car is offered only as a 5-door hatchback and can provide up to 1,351 liters (47.7 cubic feet) of cargo room if the rear seats are folded. Under the hood is a 1.4-liter Ecotec turbo engine that produces 138 hp (103 kW / 140 PS) and a peak torque of 148 lb-ft (200 Nm).
On the outside, the hotter RS version of the 2013 Sonic comes with a bespoke RS-specific grille, along with different rocker moldings, a new rear spoiler and exclusive 17-inch 5-spoke alloy wheels. Also available is a power, tilt-sliding sunroof with wind deflector and express-open. Customers can get the hot hatch with one of the following paint finishes: Black Granite Metallic (new for the 2013MY), Cyber Gray Metallic, Summit White and Victory Red.
Moving inside the cabin we find aluminum sport pedals, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob with red stitching, Chevrolet MyLink, leather-appointed front bucket seats and specific instrument panel cluster graphics.
Additional info provided in the press release below.