2018 Chevrolet Spark Milwaukee WI
2018 Chevrolet Spark at Lynch Chevrolet of Mukwonago
2018 doesn’t come with many changes for this mini-car. One new thing for the Spark is an exterior paint in the color of Sorbet. The Spark was built for easy driving with multiple safety features. This subcompact car was actually built so well that it has been named the segment leader and has sold 1.4 million models in over 48 markets all around the globe. The Spark received a huge makeover in 2016 leading to only minor updates and additions of new technology updates for the following years. Keep reading if you are interested in learning more about all the latest tech and features of the 2018 Spark.
- Five-speed manual transmission
- 2,300 pound towing capacity
- 41 miles per gallon
- Hands-free calling
- Rear park assist
- Theft deterrent system
- Sport pedal kit
- Power sliding sunroof
- Halogen headlights
How much of a priority is safety in the Spark?
The Spark comes with standard safety and security features including ten total airbags, a push-button keyless start, stolen vehicle assistance, advanced diagnostics, automatic crash response, navigation, hands-free calling, a rear vision camera, a tire pressure monitoring system, halogen headlamps, LATCH, a spare tire, an engine immobilizer, 4-wheel antilock brakes, hill start assist, and traction control. Extra features are available for improved safety and security on upper trim levels and through add-on packages. Some of these features would be cruise control, forward collision alert and lane departure warning, a rear park assist, a panic alarm button, a theft deterrent system, fog lamps, and heated mirrors.
Which models are available to choose from?
The Spark comes with four model options in 2018: the LS, the 1LT, the 2LT, and the ACTIV. Standard equipment across the board would include air conditioning, Bluetooth, a rear center console, a defogger rear window, a keyless start push button, OnStar, an oil life monitoring system, a power outlet, a rear vision camera, a tire pressure monitoring system, halogen headlights, daytime running lights, solar absorbing glass, a spare tire, and many other safety features. Additional features found on upper-level trims or within packages would be a leather-wrapped steering wheel, a power sliding sunroof, a panic alarm button on the keyfob, a six-speaker audio system, a cargo net, a sport pedal kit, heated seats, and even one touch windows. To additionally make this car your own, you can choose an exterior paint of red hot, brimstone, mint, kalamata, and even splash.
What is the Spark engine capable of?
The Chevrolet Spark comes with a 1.4-liter inline-4 engine with 98 horsepower and 94 lb-ft of torque. While these numbers may seem low, they are actually highly effective, as the Spark weighs less than 2,300 pounds and doesn’t need much to get it going. The engine is paired with either the standard five-speed manual or with a continuously variable transmission. Each of these pairings comes with an EPA fuel economy rating of 41 miles per gallon on the highway.
Final Thoughts on the 2018 Chevrolet Spark
The Spark is popular for a reason. Come and check out all the tech, features, and drive capability for yourself. Give us a call and set up your test drive today!