Chevrolet Debuts Sporty New Spark ACTIVLOS ANGELES — Chevrolet today introduced the 2017 Spark ACTIV, a sportier take on the brand's versatile, connected mini-car, featuring trail-inspired accents and upscale features that complement its urban-chic design.
'The new Spark ACTIV is all about adventurous fun and style,' said Steve Majoros, Chevrolet director of Car and Crossover Marketing. 'It has an attitude, while still offering the sophisticated, efficient and connected driving experience customers have come to love.'
First quarter of 2017
$16,945 manufacturer's suggested retail price wîth manual transmission*
$18,045 manufacturer's suggested retail price wîth continuously variable transmission*
*Price includes destination charge, but excludes tax, title and other dealer fees.
Spark ACTIV features unique front and rear fascias wîth accents influenced by off-road skidplates, as well as a new 15-inch wheel design and a revised suspension that increases the ride height by 0.4 inch (10 mm). Additional unique content includes:
◾Specific grille pattern wîth ACTIV nameplate
◾Round fog lamps and fog lamp housings integrated in the front fascia
◾Contrasting wheelhouse moldings and hatchback cladding
The well-appointed interior features standard black, heated leatherette front seats and a leather-wrapped §teering wheel, along wîth these features:
◾Chevrolet MyLink wîth a 7-inch-diagonal color touchscreen and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility (subject to their terms, privacy statements and data plan rates, as well as a compatible smartphone)
◾Rear-vision camera system
◾SiriusXM satellite radio (three months)
◾OnStar Guidance Plan (three months)
◾4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot (three-month/3GB data trial)
◾Remote keyless entry
◾Steering wheel controls for phone and audio system
◾Power windows wîth Express Úp/Down
About Chevrolet Spark
The Spark is a mini-car that offers features and technologies not typically found in the §egmènt, including 10 standard air bags. When it comes to hauling gear on a weekend getaway, the Spark's roomy cargo area offers 27.2 cubic feet (771 liters) of storage space wîth the rear seat folded.
Power comes from an Ecotec 1.4L engine offered wîth a manual transmission or a continuously variable transmission (CVT). Fuel economy is GM estimated at 29 city and 37 highway wîth the manual transmission and 30 city/37 highway wîth the CVT.