2017 Chevrolet Cruze vs 2017 Honda Civic

The compact sedan class has been growing by leaps and bounds over the years. And with good reason, too. These cars combine impressive power and fuel efficiency with enough space to comfortably fit everyone and everything you want to bring with you. And they do it all with a price tag that doesn’t break the bank. But with so many options to choose from, it can be hard to know which compact sedan is right for you.

That’s where we come in. Here at Jack Burford Chevy near Lexington, KY, we want to make sure you get the car that meets all of your needs. To help you find the right car, we’re pitting our Chevrolet models against their toughest competition. In this case, we’re putting the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze up against the 2017 Honda Civic. Both are popular choices in the compact sedan segment, but only one is right for you. So let’s take a closer look to see which one comes out on top.

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2017 Chevrolet Cruze VS 2017 Honda Civic
30 MPG City Fuel Efficiency 28 MPG
40 MPG Highway Fuel Efficiency 40 MPG
153 HP Horsepower 158 HP
177 lb-ft. Torque 138 lb-ft.

Advantages of the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze

Fuel efficiency is a huge factor for people looking at purchasing a compact sedan. And while both the 2017 Chevy Cruze and the 2017 Honda Civic offer impressive gas mileage, the 2017 Cruze comes out on top thanks to its two additional miles per gallon in the city. Both models offer up to 40 miles per gallon on the highway, but the new Chevy Cruze can offer up to 30 miles per gallon in the city while the 2017 Civic can only offer up to 28 miles per gallon in the city.

The power numbers for both models are also very similar, at least in terms of horsepower. The 2017 Cruze can pump out 153 horsepower, while the new Civic can provide 158 horsepower. But while the new Civic does offer slightly more horsepower, the 2017 Chevy Cruze blows it away in terms of torque. Offering 177 pound-feet of torque compared to the Civic’s 138 pound-feet, the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze is the clear winner.

With better fuel efficiency and power numbers, it’s easy to see the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze is the right choice. If you’d like to know more about everything it brings to the table, just let us know or schedule your test drive today.

2017 Chevrolet Cruze front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Chevrolet Cruze front interior rearview backup camera
2017 Chevrolet Cruze interior passenger space
2017 Chevrolet Cruze front exterior

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