Compare Chevrolet Cruze Sedan vs Volkswagen GLI

Overview

Engine
1.4L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 38 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
14.8 ft³
Trunk Volume
15.5 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.4L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
153 hp @ 5600 rpm
200 hp @ 5100-6000 rpm
Torque
177 lb-ft @ 2000-4000 rpm
207 lb-ft @ 1700-5000 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
3,124 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
32 MPG
26 MPG
City
28 MPG
22 MPG
Highway
38 MPG
33 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.5 Tons/yr
7.2 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
6

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
13.7 gallons
14.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
383.6 miles
319 miles
Cruising Range Highway
520.6 miles
478.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
183.7 in
182.2 in
Height
57.4 in
57.2 in
Max Width
70.5 in
70 in
Front Width
60.1 in
60.1 in
Rear Width
61.1 in
60.4 in
Wheelbase
106.3 in
104.4 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
4.9 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.9 in
38.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.9 in
55.2 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
36.1 in
38.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.3 in
37.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
53.2 in
53.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
51.9 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
14.8 ft³
15.5 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.7 ft
38.1 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
15" x TBD
17" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Size
15" x TBD
17" x 7.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension
Compound Crank
Multi-link

Tires

Front Tire
195/65R15
225/45R17H
Rear Tire
195/65R15
225/45R17H

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Titan Black, Cloth seat trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
Carefree Maintenance Program
Roadside Assistance Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Maintenance
N/A
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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