The 2012 Chevrolet Cruze is as popular as it has been in preceding years. The fact of the matter is, the Cruze is a quality small car that is considered to be at the head of its class. With upscale interior design and a state of the art exterior look the Cruze has become popular amongst people of all ages. The price of a 2012 Cruze can vary depending on what trim level you get. They can be as affordable as $16,000 or as expensive as $23,000. Good thing there’s 5 trim levels available so you can get a Chevrolet Cruze that really fits your current needs.
The 2012 Chevrolet Cruze LS is the most inexpensive of the models that are available for purchase.
The Cruze 1LT price, however, is a few thousand dollars more expensive but is worth it if you want some extra features. The Chevrolet Cruze ECO is another version of the Cruze that is growing in popularity because of how economical it is. If you decide on an Eco you will be paying around $19,000, which is a small price to pay considering you will get over 40 mpg when driving on the highway.
The 2LT and the LTZ are the two most expensive models of the Cruze. These models are a little more expensive but they each are worth it if you want to get the most car possible. The 2LT costs about $21,000 and offers more features than the ECO and the less expensive models. The LTZ costs about $23,000 and offers everything that you could ever want in a car. Furthermore, they both will get you great gas mileage at about 26 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway.
The Chevrolet Cruze LS features a small, but powerful, 1.8L 4-cylinder engine that has plenty of get up and go. Along with the engine, you will also get an MP3 player and satellite radio with your purchase (The things that you typically do not receive with a base model car– The LS is the exception to that rule).
The 2012 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT is a bit of an upgrade over the LS, but offers a few different feature such as satellite radio and Bluetooth capability.
It should also be noted that the Cruze ECO also gets some of those advanced options such as the Bluetooth and satellite radio.
The 2LT and the LTZ both will get you great gas mileage at about 26 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway.
If you do purchase a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze you can expect the performance of the car to be first class all the way. The fuel economy associated with Cruze makes you think that the engine doesn’t have any zip, but this isn’t true. In fact, the engine can go from 0-60 in about nine seconds which is not too bad at all!
In short, the 2012 Chevrolet Cruze compares favorably with other cars in its class. When compared to the Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic the Cruze more than holds its own. Regardless if you have a family or if it’s just you, the Chevy Cruze is definitely something that you will want to look into. In today’s day and age driving a car that gets such good gas mileage is a good thing.
Furthermore, all 2012 Chevrolet Cruze models come equipped with stability control, anti-lock brakes, and a full complement of airbags throughout the car.