The chevy cruze sedan offers a turbodiesel engine with a manual transmission, a combo that proves thrifty if unexciting. Dec 23, 2015 gm will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the bolts, free of charge. This model is even more of an epa mileage champ than was the 2015 golf tdi, earning epa ratings of 29 mpg city and 48 mpg highway with the. Shop edmunds car, suv, and truck listings of over 6 million vehicles to find a cheap used, or certified preowned cpo 2018 chevrolet cruze diesel for sale near you. Jan 06, 2017 the cruze diesel adds heated leather front seats, a power drivers seat, 17in alloy wheels, 4wheel discs and an uplevel instrument cluster. Its a decentdriving car, too quieter than youd expect, with a seamless. Used 2018 chevrolet cruze for sale with photos cargurus. Jan 12, 2018 theres only one diesel, manual hatchback still offered for sale in the u. Enter the 2018 chevrolet cruze td, a vehicle gm hopes will help. The cruze is the only diesel powered sedan offered by a u. The optional turbodiesel engine is even more fuelefficient. Sep 22, 2017 the new cruze is a highly rated frontwheeldrive compact car known for its quiet ride, spacious seats and trunk, and a userfriendly infotainment system. The 2017 chevrolet cruze supplies handsome styling, a roomy interior and numerous technology and safety options. Edmunds also has chevrolet cruze diesel pricing, mpg, specs, pictures, safety.
Chevrolet cruze diesel named 2014 diesel car of the year. However, because diesel fuel is more expensive than gasoline, the average driver will. On boyleston street as it runs beside the boston common greenbelt park in the massachusetts capital, a traffic signal flashes the green light as one driver sets the autoshift lever to drive and pushes the throttle on a cruze diesel, newest trim edition for chevrolets bestselling. Fuel economy is also very good at 38 mpg on the highway with the gas engine. The first gm passenger car in the us to be rigged with a diesel engine in 28 years was the cruze diesel. The diesel is great paired to the 9at, is nearly as punchy as the mazda 2. At 52 mpg, the diesel cruze manual gets the best highway mileage of any. The 2018 chevrolet cruze diesel is out to prove oilburners still have a place in.
The chevrolet cruze can accommodate up to five people. Chevrolet cruze parts, chevrolet cruze accessories. Sep 22, 2017 with diesel options dwindling in the us, chevrolet looks to swoop up buyers looking to trade in their tdi volkswagens with the 2017 cruze td. The chevrolet cruze diesel, available in both sedan and hatchback, could very well be a. Read the full test of the 2018 chevrolet cruze unicorn and see photos at car and driver. With diesel options dwindling in the us, chevrolet looks to swoop up buyers looking to trade in their tdi volkswagens with the 2017 cruze td. The chevrolet cruze was introduced in 2011, and the secondgeneration model rolled out in 2016. Chevrolet cruze diesel sips diesel fuel for high mpg scores, sat, 16 nov 20 06. Under the hood of the 2018 chevrolet cruze td is a 1.
Jun 27, 2017 the cruze diesel with manual transmission gets 52 mpg highway, the most of any nonhybrid, nonev compact car. Nov 23, 2017 just when you thought the diesel powered compact car was dead in the water, gm comes rattling to the rescue. Chevrolet also says that the cruze diesel is b20 capable b20 is a mixture composed of 20% biodiesel and 80% of diesel fuel, giving the cruze an advantage in areas of the u. Those who prefer a diesel engine can look for cars from the ls diesel trim levels version produced in 2014 and 2015, which contain a larger 1. Used chevrolet cruze with diesel engine for sale cargurus. Add the extra weight of the hatchback and that drops to 47 mpg 5. The cruze diesel was the first gm passenger car in the us equipped with a diesel engine in 28 years, however sales were weaker than expected with 2% of us models. The chevrolet cruze was redesigned in 2016, using the d2xx platform, where the 1st generation cruze from 20082015 used the delta 2 platform. Granted, the diesel is simpler and a cheaper car, but i find gms newfound embrace of the diesel engine for the u. Technically a hybrid, the volt will blow away the cruze diesel in both torque and overall performance.
Other than the manual transmission issues, gen 2 cruzes have proven to be. The chevrolet cruze diesel is the 2014 diesel car of the year, according to the readers of the diesel driver magazine. The new cruze is a highly rated frontwheeldrive compact car known for its quiet ride, spacious seats and trunk, and a userfriendly infotainment system. Chevrolet cruze price gst rates in india starts at. I will say this after a week in the saddle of the 2018 cruze diesel sedan, the onboard computer showed a heartwarming fuel consumption. Read the vehicle owners manual for important feature limitations and information. Other than the manual transmission issues, gen 2 cruzes have proven to be many many times more reliable than the gen 1s youve probably heard so many bad things about. Read our first drive impressions and see photographs at car and driver. The recall began on january 27, 2016 owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 18002221020. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. In a recent instrumented test, where the goal was to drive as efficiently as possible, the new chevrolet cruze diesel returned 70 miles to the. Imagine driving 700 miles, boston to durham, nc, on a single tank of fuel. The chevy cruze diesel hatchback rs comes with a 4cylinder turbo.
Jan 19, 2018 the new cruze is available in both sedan and hatchback form with a 1. Look for the optional driver confidence and driver convenience packages to get. This is a lightweight automobile from chevrolet, which occurs to stay manufacturing since 2008. I dont know how true it is or was and who would be the one to take the phone call. Squeezing 70 mpg from a chevy cruze diesel car and driver. A sixspeed manual unit is linked to the engine and an auto gearbox is available on the topspec variant. Read our firstdrive impressions and see photographs at car and driver. The chevrolet cruze is available as a hatchback and a sedan.
Apr 20, 2017 chevy sees opportunity in the wake of vws diesel failure, bringing a diesel engine to its compact sedan and hatchback. Chevrolets new cruze diesel achieves upward of 50 mpg, but is it a true vw tdi replacement. Aug, 2018 on the bright side of things, should you deign to play devilmaycare with your insurance rates the cruze diesel will hit 2 mph, which is better than a 1978 corvette could manage. Used 2017 chevrolet cruze diesel listings and inventory simply research the type of used car youre interested in and then select a prewowned vehicle from our massive database to find cheap used. Also, it loses automatic climate control for basic air conditioning but gains proximity keyless entry, pushbutton start, an eightway poweradjustable drivers seat, heated front seats, and a ninespeed automatic transmission. The voyage of the 535d and the asian emperor by jonathan spira introducing the diesel drivers next. Requires silverado 3500 hd crew cab 2wd drw with fifthwheel hitch and available duramax 6. Look beyond the base model and the chevy cruze comes surprisingly well equipped. Its paired to a ninespeed automatic transmission that gm codeveloped with.
It averages an estimated 47 mpg on the highway and an estimated 31 in the city for a combined 37 mpg. The sedan version of the 2018 chevrolet cruze gets 52 mpg 4. Requires available performance exhaust or z51 performance package. Theres only one diesel, manual hatchback still offered for sale in the u. The rangetopping ltz comes standard with automatic air conditioning, 18in alloy wheels, keyless entry and starting, fog lamps, an autodimming rearview mirror, a backup camera and rear parking assist. In 20, chevrolet was happy to announce that a clean diesel engine option will come its ways to north america. The entrylevel model feels underpowered and lacks verve, while a pricey diesel engine delivers excellent fuel economy but uninspiring accelerationnot a. Most people werent or arent emissions certified and wouldnt know about it.
Chevrolet cruze lt diesel fills the gap left by vws tdi. A cruze diesel with the 6speed manual transmission will return an epaestimated 52 mpg on the highway and 30 mpg in the city. Chevrolet cruze diesel gets hybridlike mileage, at a cost. The 2014 chevrolet impala was the first fullsize american car in 20.454 970 977 1106 2 1513 915 121 898 367 672 948 1352 416 1566 1441 820 1537 1396 397 1049 1467 505 125 526 682 1036 526 1291 1371 125 515 445 197 1029 162 1020 4 45 288 652 97 746 565 554 1123 496 1025 1253