2012 Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 Automatic, 2013 MY EU

The Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 is a front wheel drive road car, with the powerplant positioned in the front, and a 4 door saloon (sedan) bodyshell. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 1.8 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 139 bhp (141 PS/104 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 176 N·m (130 lb·ft/17.9 kgm) at 3800 rpm. This power is supplied to the wheels by means of a 6 speed automatic gearbox. The Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 weighs a claimed 1315 kg at the kerb. The Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 is said to be able to achieve a maxiumum speed of 195 km/h which is 121 mph, and carbon dioxide emissions are 163.0 g/km.

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2012 Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 Automatic, 2013 MY EU information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4597 mm
How heavy?
1315 kg
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1796 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
141 PS / 139 bhp / 104 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
176 Nm / 130 ft.lb / 17.9 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 11.3 s
How fast?
195 km/h, 121 mph
What carbon dioxide emissions?
163.0 CO2 g/km

Chevrolet Cruze models

Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1956 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1576 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1598 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 149.0 CO2 1300 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1598 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 166.0 CO2 1310 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1686 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 117.0 CO2 1425 kg
Chevrolet Cruze -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 141 PS 139 bhp 104 kW 147.0 CO2 1305 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 131.0 CO2 1460 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 162.0 CO2 1490 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1364 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 132.0 CO2 1319 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 151.0 CO2 1305 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1598 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 169.0 CO2 1315 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1686 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 117.0 CO2 1429 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 141 PS 139 bhp 104 kW 149.0 CO2 1310 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1796 cm3 141 PS 139 bhp 104 kW 167.0 CO2 1319 kg
Chevrolet Cruze HB5 -
5 door hatchback FF 6M 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 133.0 CO2 1480 kg
5 door hatchback FF 6A 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 162.0 CO2 1510 kg
Chevrolet Cruze SW -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1364 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 138.0 CO2 1405 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1598 cm3 124 PS 122 bhp 91 kW 153.0 CO2 1360 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1686 cm3 130 PS 128.5 bhp 96 kW 119.0 CO2 1475 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1796 cm3 141 PS 139 bhp 104 kW 158.0 CO2 1370 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1796 cm3 141 PS 139 bhp 104 kW 167.0 CO2 1400 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6M 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 138.0 CO2 1520 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 6A 1998 cm3 163 PS 161 bhp 120 kW 166.0 CO2 1539 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1796 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1796 cm3 136 PS 134 bhp 100 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6M 1364 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 6A 1364 cm3 138 PS 136 bhp 101 kW

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2012 Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 Automatic data
Applicable to the European domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2685 mm 105.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1544 mm 60.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1558 mm 61.3 inches
Length 4597 mm 181 inches
Width 1788 mm 70.4 inches
Height 1477 mm 58.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1315 kg 2899 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.309
Frontal area 2.22
CdA 0.69
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1796 cc
(109.599 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.5 × 88.2 mm
3.17 × 3.47 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(EC)
141 PS (139 bhp) (104 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output
(EC)
77.4 bhp/litre
1.27 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(EC)
176 Nm (130 ft·lb) (17.9 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
(EC)
98 Nm/litre
1.18 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; aluminium head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system MPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1231.4 kPa (178.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 449 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 11.3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 195 km/h (121 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 107.17 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
78.82 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
105.7 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.69 kg/kW
21.19 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 163.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) G
CO2 Effizienz (DE) E
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.700
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6½J x 16
Wheel size rear 6½J x 16
Tyres front 205/60 R 16
Tyres rear 205/60 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 276 mm
Rear brake diameter 268 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.74
Final drive ratio 3.72
general
Carfolio.com ID277882
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2012 Chevrolet Cruze 1.8 Automatic added 2012-06-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.