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2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS announced

2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS

Set to make its first public appearance in 2012 at the Detroit Auto Show, General Motors decided to reveal the upcoming 2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS. The car will be powered by a turbocharged 1.4-liter Ecotec engine that develops 138 hp (103 kW) and a maximum torque of 148 lb.-ft (200 Nm). GM mentioned that this model will be the only car in the segment offered with a turbocharger.

2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS

Besides the extra muscles under its hood, the RS version of the Sonic will get a bunch of exterior updates that will enhance the car’s sportier heart. Its front fascia will have reshaped fog lights and an “RS” specific grille, while at the back the fascia will be completely new and will have a spoiler.

2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS

The 2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS will be riding on a set of 17-in alloys that will have a bespoke design and RS badging. Clients will be able to order the car with one of the following exterior finishes: Victory Red Black Granite Metallic, Cyber Gray Metallic and Summit White. The interior of the car will have sports seats new aluminum ports pedals and a sports steering wheel.

2013 Chevrolet Sonic RS

The car is scheduled to hit the dealerships towards the end of next year.

Source: General Motors via WCF

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