At the L.A. Auto Show, Chevrolet presents the he U.S. production version of the 2011 Cruze compact sedan. It is boosted by either a new Ecotec 1.4L I-4 turbo that produces 138 horsepower and 148 torque or a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine.
The Cruze gets also six-speed automatic and manual transmissions, electronic stability control with rollover sensing and fuel-saving, rack-mounted electric power steering.
The compact sedan sports also Bluetooth, USB connectivity, navigation system, XM Satellite Radio and OnStar. The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze will be available in the US in Q3 2010.