|2016 Toyota Yaris||2016 Chevrolet Sonic|
|1.5L 4-Cylinder DOHC||Engine Options||
EcoTec 1.8L 4-Cylinder
EcoTec 1.4L Turbo
|30 mpg city, 37 mpg highway||Fuel Economy||26 mpg city, 35 mpg highway|
2016 Toyota Yaris vs 2016 Chevrolet Sonic
Hatchbacks are hot sellers right now, and we love that! What’s not to like about hatchbacks? They are very economic in terms of fuel efficiency and overall cost, and even if you go with a small model, it still offers plenty of cargo space. And they are incredibly stylish, especially the smaller ones! Since small hatchbacks are au courant (and inspired by European models), manufacturers are rushing to get their version off the assembly line and into your driveway. With all of the models being bombarded at you, it can be difficult to choose which one is right for you. That is why we are here to help you by presenting the 2016 Toyota Yaris vs 2016 Chevrolet Sonic comparison.
Side by side, the 2016 Toyota Yaris and 2016 Chevrolet Sonic are very comparable in overall length. The 2016 Yaris, which is available with with either 3 or 5 doors, is about 155 inches long and provides 15 cubic feet of cargo space behind the back row of seats. That is more than enough room to haul all of your gear-plus your passengers’ gear-when you decide to take a trip. One reason to love the 2016 Yaris is because the hatchback opens very wide to make loading and unloading easy and pain-free, unlike the hatchbacks of yesteryear that made you crouch down and risk bumping your head.
The engines between the 2016 Yaris and 2016 Sonic are very similar in size as well as far as liters are concerned. The 2016 Yaris is equipped with a 106 horsepower 1.5L 4-Cylinder DOHC engine, and the 2016 Sonic offers 2 engines: a EcoTec 1.8 L 4-Cylinder or EcoTec 1.4L Turbo. Both of these engines produce 138 horsepower. While the 2016 Sonic might have the upper hand for horsepower, the 2016 Yaris definitely outshines the other hatchback for fuel economy.
2016 Yaris Makes the Ride Fun and Safe with Technology
If you want to have an enjoyable ride with connectivity, all trim levels of the 2016 Yaris are equipped with Entune Audio-complete with CD player, iPod connectivity, and Bluetooth. You are also able to make hands-free calls, which is much safer than looking at your phone while driving.
Speaking of safety, the 2016 Yaris is also equipped with several features to keep everyone protected. These features include the Star Safety System, 3-point seatbelts with LATCH anchors, airbags, Tire Pressure Monitor System, and more.
If you have any additional questions regarding the 2016 Toyota Yaris vs 2016 Chevrolet Sonic comparison, feel free to contact an Oakbrook Toyota sales professional.