Chevrolet to flaunt Spark, Sonic and Cruze concepts at the 2012 SEMA Show

Article by Anita Panait, on October 26, 2012

Chevrolet will be displaying a number of small and compact car concepts at the 2012 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Expected to grab the limelight are stylized Spark, Sonic and Cruze concepts, which demonstrate the possibilities for customers who opt for a more personalized driving experience. The concepts include the Spark Z-Spec, Spark Sinister, Sonic Z-Spec 1, Sonic Z-Spec 2.5 and Cruze Upscale.

Spark Z-Spec reveals a cohesive and branded package of improvements taken from accessories already available via Chevrolet dealers. The Spark Sinister is an aggressive-looking concept that combines rally-inspired exterior styling cues with a black appearance for a night-racing looks suitable for driving in a city’s industrial district.

Sonic Z-Spec 1, on the other hand, is the performance-oriented vision of the Sonic sedan that combines the aesthetics of the Z-Spec aesthetic with a more dynamic driving experience, including a power-enhancing exhaust system and upgraded brakes. The unit sports street-smart good looks and is finished in a custom Synergy Green exterior color.

The Sonic Z-Spec 2.5 is a tuner-inspired concept loaded with performance potential. It shows that the result of fitting the Sonic with Chevrolet Performance and Chevrolet Accessories parts, as well as select aftermarket components. The Cruze Upscale concept brings in a luxury experience with its Burnished Brandy Metallic exterior and unique exterior appointments. It boasts of brown leather-trimmed interior.

2013 Chevrolet Spark mini automobile was launched at the International Auto Show in Los Angeles in 2011. In its classification, it is the only vehicle to provide a color touch screen radio (seven-inches) that could display a smart phone-based media, navigation and contacts for hands-free calling.

The Chevrolet Spark is a sporty four-passenger vehicle. It has a five-door hatch restructured for United States and Canadian users. The model is styled to attract first-time buyers and city occupants with its design and colors. It has 10 standard air bags for added safety. It is also affordable and fuel efficient.

Although the compact Chevrolet Spark has more space for cargo and passengers, it is more fuel efficient than other small cars like the Fiat 500, Smart fortwo and the Scion iQ. This is the case even if these cars are armed with the 1.2L four-cylinder engine and five-speed manual transmission.

Chevrolet's special MyLink infotainment system provides a tailored connectivity of Pandora and Stitcher internet radio. This feature will be made available on 1LT and 2LT models as soon as Chevy Spark is placed on sale in the U.S. and Canada in the middle of 2012.

Furthermore, the new vehicle is one of a kind in its classification since it provides the additional value of a five-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty and the safety and security of OnStar.

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