A direct-injection, 153-hp 1.4-litre turbo four-cylinder engine with stop/start technology enhances fuel-efficiency. A six-speed manual or six-speed automatic are available. The Cruze is larger, yet lighter than the previous model. New technologies highlight a more spacious interior. Available features include ten airbags, MyLink infotainment system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, wireless phone charger, rearview camera, heated front & rear seats, LED lighting, Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross-Traffic Aleart, Lane Keep Assist, Forward Collision Alert and OnStar 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot.
The Cruze adds a Hatchback bodystyle for 2017.