The new 2022 Chevy Sonic has already received a lot of attention from car enthusiasts. The current Chevrolet Sonic has become a hot seller in its segment. Thus, people expect more will be brought on the new model. Compared to the current Sonic, the 2022 Sonic will gain several improvements such as new infotainment system and a more powerful drivetrain.
2022 Chevy Sonic Updates and Redesigns
Like has been mentioned earlier, for 2022, Chevy Sonic will receive several improvements. The new model will gain nips and tucks. Inside, it will pack a new infotainment system as well as the newest connectivity technologies. Besides those, the automaker also put devoted effort in improving the performance by offering adequate drivetrain with great fuel economy.
The new Chevrolet Sonic will receive an entirely new shell for 2022. At the front part, the new model gains a new front hood as well as a revised nose with a slimmer upper grille. The upgraded grille is completed with redesigned headlamps which no longer have round lights. Then, there is also a much larger grille with chrome trim and new daytime running lights which are now available with LED technology.
The new Chevy Sonic comes with a few changes around the back. The new model gains a new taillight cluster. In terms of the wheels, the automaker offers new 15-inch, 16-inch, and 17-inch designs in bright or dark chrome finishes. Furthermore, the new Sonic also gets several new exterior colors to choose from. Those are Cajun Red Tintcoat, Brimstone, Arctic Blue Metallic, and Orange Burst Metallic.
As for the interior, the automaker has not released any photos of the 2022 Chevy Sonic interior. Even so, there are some reports predicting about what interior features will probably be available. There is a high chance for the automaker to offer a new steering wheel. On the other hand, it is expected that the cabin design will be pretty much the same as that of the current model.
Regarding the technology, some reports are saying that the new Sonic will receive the latest technology features. The new model will pack a power driver’s seat as well as keyless entry and start. There is also a seven-inch touchscreen which is powered by a new infotainment system with upgraded connectivity technologies. The system includes 4G LTE, wireless Internet and Apple CarPlay.
Under the Hood
Under the hood, the 2022 Chevy Sonic will receive the same drivetrain as the current model. It will be powered by the same 1.8 L four-cylinder and the optional 1.4 L turbo-four unit. The first engine is capable of producing 138 horsepower and 125 pound-feet of torque; while the latter one is able to make 138 horsepower and 148 pound-feet of torque.