2018 Chevy Cruze SS Specs, Release Date

The automakers are preparing to launch their 2018 Chevy Cruze SS with a hope that the rub of the green will again go their way.

2018 Chevy Cruze SS front

2018 Chevy Cruze SS – Design


As per leaked images gathered, not many alterations might be seen this time around. The grille is divided into 2 sections. Company’s emblem sits dead center of the upper grille which stretches into the headlights.

Lower grille which is tough bigger is trapezoidal in shape and comprise of chrome embellishments at its borders. Air vents are large and ensure better airflow.   The frontal bumper has modified a tad and is possibly has increased in its size.

Frontal headlights will get fresh jewel-styled day-time running lights and new fog lights are also possible.

Automakers made use of lightweight components to reduce the overall weight of the model to enhance drive stability and acceleration capacity. With all probability, this time around they will look to retain this with some minor tweaks here and there.


Details about 2018 Chevrolet Cruze SS is still not clear as the prototype was well camouflaged. However, tipsters speculate that it could come with quality leather upholstery and with a lot of adjustability features. Its infotainment system could come with an updated version of Chevrolet’s signature MyLink Infotainment mated with smart navigation, 4G LTE connectivity and 9 speakers (brand not known).

Steering wheels will also get leather covering and the frontal seats will have heating features. Ample legroom and shoulder room and suffice cargo space is also something which buyers can expect from this Chevy Cruze SS 2018.

2018 Chevy Cruze SS interior

2018 Chevy Cruze SS – Engine Specs

Its engine is believed to be one of its most talking points. This time around the automakers have not disappointed. A 2.0-liter LTG turbocharged 4 cylinder engine which has the ability to churn up power outputs of 295 lb-ft. torque and 272 hp, which is expected to be present underneath its hood.

This engine will come mated to a 6-speed manual transmission and a 6-speed automatic gearbox will come as optional.

Speculations hold that this power-packed engine will help complete this new 2018 Chevy Cruze SS to make the 0-60 mph sprint in over 5.5 seconds. Regarding its EPA and top speed, there are no significant details available as of now. So one would just have to wait for further updating!

2018 Chevy Cruze SS rear

2018 Chevy Cruze SS – Price and Release Date

Though there is no confirmation as of now from the automakers, but tipsters state that it will likely hit dealerships by the commencement of 2017 or within the 1st quarter of 2018.

As for its starting price goes, this Chevy Cruze SS 2018 might start selling with a starting cost of $18,000.


Market competition for 2018 Chevy Cruze SS is expected to come from the likes of Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic Si.

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