Chevrolet Cruze Diesel has received a manual transmission

January 21, 2017 at 3:18 pm

Fans of the American auto industry, which has long dreamed of getting a new Chevrolet Cruze Diesel with manual gearbox, had a unique opportunity, because the corresponding modification should soon appear on sale. Both versions will be available for sale – with 6-speed manual and with a new nine-speed automatic. The coming nine-speed automatic transmission will allow the car to achieve 50mpg on the highway.

2017 Efficient Chevrolet Cruze pic

2017 Efficient Chevrolet Cruze pic

The experts of the automotive world believe that the fact that the 1.6-liter 4-cylinder turbo diesel unit is placed under the hood of the car, and it is working in tandem with the manual transmission, will become a powerful argument for many motorists. Today, only a version with the 6-speed automatic transmission is available.

2017 Reliable Chevrolet Cruze photo

2017 Reliable Chevrolet Cruze photo

We remind that now in the US car market version of Chevrolet Cruze Diesel is available with 1.6 liters engine generating 136 horsepower and 236 pound-feet of torque, borrowed from the UK’s Vauxhall Astra. The customer is able to choose a model with the two liters power plant. The price tag of the version with manual transmission is kept secret until the start of official sales.

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