2018 Chevrolet Cruze For Sale Near Lexington
The 2018 Chevrolet Cruze is a popular compact car that’s available as a sedan or a hatchback. Customers at dealerships like the Chevrolet Dealer in Lexington NC value the Cruze for its upscale interior, safety and tech features, and comfortable and sporty ride. All of this comes wrapped in very attractive styling. For 2018, the Cruze hatchback is offered with the optional diesel engine.
Sedan models are available in L, LS, LT and Premier trim levels, while hatchbacks come in LT and Premier. The diesel engine is offered in the LT Diesel trim on both sedans and hatchbacks.
Most 2018 Chevrolet Cruze models are powered by a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine that’s good for 153 horsepower and 177 lb.-ft. of torque. The base L trim comes with a six-speed manual transmission, while the other trims can opt for a six-speed automatic. Powering the LT Diesel is a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder diesel engine that makes 137 hp and 240 lb.-ft. of torque. The Chevrolet Cruze is currently the only car in its class to offer a diesel engine.
The Cruze delivers excellent fuel economy, with EPA-estimated ratings for the sedan models of 28 mpg city/39 mpg highway with the manual transmission, and 30 mpg city/40 mpg highway with the automatic.* The Premier sedan with the automatic loses 1 mpg. Hatches return 28/37 with the manual gearbox and 29/38 mpg with the automatic. Premier hatchbacks with the automatic get 1 mpg less.
The automotive press gives the Chevrolet Cruze high marks, with Car and Driver writing: “Between its accommodating cabin, supple suspension, and strong but muted engine, the Cruze offers a lot to recommend it. Oh, and did we mention the trunk is a huge and usefully shaped hold measuring 14 cubic feet?”
Take one look at the 2018 Chevrolet Cruze and you’ll immediately notice its sleek design. Drivers who want the look of a sports sedan can opt for the RS appearance package, which includes 18-inch performance wheels and an aerodynamic body kit.
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With seating for five passengers, you’ll find the 2018 Chevrolet Cruze to be a perfect vehicle for the family. Even the base L trim comes with a long list of standard features, including Chevy’s MyLink infotainment system. MyLink has a responsive touchscreen, outstanding smartphone connectivity and a 4G Wi-Fi hot spot. Other features that come standard include a backup camera, a USB port and Bluetooth. Optional feature include wireless phone charging and a premium Bose audio system.
The NHTSA awarded the 2018 Chevrolet Cruze with its highest crash-test rating of five stars overall. Standard safety features include Chevrolet's Teen Driver assist and a rearview camera. Available safety equipment includes blind spot monitoring, a following distance indicator, forward collision alert, lane change alert, lane keep assist, lane departure warning, rear cross traffic alert and rear parking sensors.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2018 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.