The announcement of the price for the Chevrolet Sonic by the company caused quite a stir about the car sharing few features with the Corvette. The enthusiasts were pretty much startled and confused about the Chevrolet Company announcing the reference of the Sonic with the Corvette that too while making price discussions.
GM Inside News claims that the answer to this confusion lies in the company’s plans to launch a RS version of this car in the year 2013. Following the footsteps of the Aveo, the Sonic will get a turbocharged 1.4liter Ecotec engine which provides 138HP and 148foot-pound of torque.
Other features for the car include fog lamps, sinister front fascia, larger brakes, 17” or 18” alloy wheels and a stiffer suspension. Though the makers have not yet confirmed about the car’s launch, they do claim that this model if launched will be a performance oriented car with strong foundations. Till then the wait is on for an official announcement by the company for this car.