Chevrolet Sonic Transmission Information in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Average transmission load (Nm)

Quick notes on Chevrolet Sonic transmission

    • Drive: Front wheel drive
    • Gearbox construction: Automatic, Manual
    • Transmission type: 6 AT, 5 MT
    • Average optimal engine speed: 5600 rpm
    • Average torque: 185 Nm
    • Weight to torque ratio: 7 kg to 1 Nm
    • Average weight: 1284 kg / 2831 lbs
    • Maximum load for transmission: 1869 kg / 4121 lbs
    • Gearboxy rating: 6 / 10

Gearbox types in 2016 Chevrolet Sonic through generations

  • 1.8 —6 AT (170 Nm)
  • 1.4 Ecotec —5 MT (200 Nm)
  • Optimal engine speed at last gear

  • 1.8 6 AT—6300 rpm.
  • 1.4 Ecotec 5 MT—4900 rpm.
  • Vehicle Transmission type Gears Drive type Optimal rpm Transmission efficiency
    1.8 Automatic 6 AT Front wheel drive 6300 rpm. 69%
    1.4 Ecotec Manual 5 MT Front wheel drive 4900 rpm. 96%
    Vehicle 1.8
    Transmission type Automatic
    Gears 6 AT
    Drive type Front wheel drive
    Optimal rpm 6300 rpm.
    Transmission efficiency 69%
    Vehicle 1.4 Ecotec
    Transmission type Manual
    Gears 5 MT
    Drive type Front wheel drive
    Optimal rpm 4900 rpm.
    Transmission efficiency 96%

    Quick notes on Chevrolet Sonic transmission

      • Drive: Front wheel drive
      • Gearbox construction: Automatic
      • Transmission type: 6 AT
      • Average optimal engine speed: 5600 rpm
      • Average torque: 185 Nm
      • Weight to torque ratio: 7 kg to 1 Nm
      • Average weight: 1304 kg / 2875 lbs
      • Maximum load for transmission: 1889 kg / 4165 lbs
      • Gearboxy rating: 6 / 10

    Gearbox types in 2016 Chevrolet Sonic through generations

  • 1.4 Ecotec —6 AT (200 Nm)
  • 1.8 —6 AT (170 Nm)
  • Optimal engine speed at last gear

  • 1.4 Ecotec 6 AT—4900 rpm.
  • 1.8 6 AT—6300 rpm.
  • Vehicle Transmission type Gears Drive type Optimal rpm Transmission efficiency
    1.4 Ecotec Automatic 6 AT Front wheel drive 4900 rpm. 96%
    1.8 Automatic 6 AT Front wheel drive 6300 rpm. 69%
    Vehicle 1.4 Ecotec
    Transmission type Automatic
    Gears 6 AT
    Drive type Front wheel drive
    Optimal rpm 4900 rpm.
    Transmission efficiency 96%
    Vehicle 1.8
    Transmission type Automatic
    Gears 6 AT
    Drive type Front wheel drive
    Optimal rpm 6300 rpm.
    Transmission efficiency 69%