2015 Chevrolet Spark Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$12,270-$16,535
$11,902-$15,874
30 /CITY / 39 /HWY
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What's New for 2015:

  • Standard Wi-Fi connection is free for short trial period, requires a subscription thereafter

Introduction
The 2015 Chevrolet Spark is a mini-compact car--also known as a city car--a 5-door hatchback with seating for four people and a base price of just over $13,000. Primary competitors include the Fiat 500, Ford Fiesta, Honda Fit, Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio, Mazda 2, Mitsubishi Mirage, Nissan Versa Note, and Toyota Yaris.

Models and Features
The 2015 Spark is available in LS and LT trim levels, and Chevrolet offers an electric version called the Spark EV. The electric car is covered separately.

Highlights from the Spark LS model's standard equipment list include OnStar Directions and Connections service, a 4G LTE Wi-Fi mobile hotspot, 4-speaker stereo, and cloth seats. The Spark LS also includes air conditioning, power windows, tilt steering wheel, automatic headlights, variable wiper control, and 15-in. aluminum wheels.

Choose the Spark LT and this car adds a Chevrolet MyLink touch-screen audio system, USB port, satellite radio, and extra stereo speakers. Controls for the stereo are mounted to the steering wheel, and the Spark LT is equipped with floor mats, cruise control, power door locks, remote keyless entry, outside-temperature display, and a theft-deterrent system.

A 2LT option package is available for the Spark LT, replacing the cloth seats with leatherette and installing a leather-wrapped steering wheel.

Under the Hood
Weighing just 2,269 lbs., the 2015 Spark is motivated by a 1.2-liter 4-cylinder engine that makes 84 horsepower and 83 lb.-ft. of torque. A 5-speed manual transmission powers the front wheels, and buyers can opt for a continuously variable transmission (CVT).

Fuel Economy
According to the EPA, a Spark with the optional CVT is rated to get 30 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway. If you shift your own gears using the standard 5-speed manual transmission, the car is expected to return 31 mpg.

Safety and Technology
While the Spark might be one of the smallest cars you can buy, it is equipped with 10 air bags and a free 6-month trial to OnStar services including Automatic Crash Response, Crisis Assist, and Emergency Services. This year, Chevrolet has expanded OnStar to include a 3-month/3 GB trial subscription to 4G LTE Wi-Fi connectivity.

The Spark LT has a MyLink infotainment system, which includes a 7-in. color touch-screen display, Bluetooth music streaming, and the ability to access supported mobile applications.

What's New for 2015:

  • Standard Wi-Fi connection is free for short trial period, requires a subscription thereafter

Introduction
The 2015 Chevrolet Spark is a mini-compact car--also known as a city car--a 5-door hatchback with seating for four people and a base price of just over $13,000. Primary competitors include the Fiat 500, Ford Fiesta, Honda Fit, Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio, Mazda 2, Mitsubishi Mirage, Nissan Versa Note, and Toyota Yaris.

Models and Features
The 2015 Spark is available in LS and LT trim levels, and Chevrolet offers an electric version called the Spark EV. The electric car is covered separately.

Highlights from the Spark LS model's standard equipment list include OnStar Directions and Connections service, a 4G LTE Wi-Fi mobile hotspot, 4-speaker stereo, and cloth seats. The Spark LS also includes air conditioning, power windows, tilt steering wheel, automatic headlights, variable wiper control, and 15-in. aluminum wheels.

Choose the Spark LT and this car adds a Chevrolet MyLink touch-screen audio system, USB port, satellite radio, and extra stereo speakers. Controls for the stereo are mounted to the steering wheel, and the Spark LT is equipped with floor mats, cruise control, power door locks, remote keyless entry, outside-temperature display, and a theft-deterrent system.

A 2LT option package is available for the Spark LT, replacing the cloth seats with leatherette and installing a leather-wrapped steering wheel.

Under the Hood
Weighing just 2,269 lbs., the 2015 Spark is motivated by a 1.2-liter 4-cylinder engine that makes 84 horsepower and 83 lb.-ft. of torque. A 5-speed manual transmission powers the front wheels, and buyers can opt for a continuously variable transmission (CVT).

Fuel Economy
According to the EPA, a Spark with the optional CVT is rated to get 30 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway. If you shift your own gears using the standard 5-speed manual transmission, the car is expected to return 31 mpg.

Safety and Technology
While the Spark might be one of the smallest cars you can buy, it is equipped with 10 air bags and a free 6-month trial to OnStar services including Automatic Crash Response, Crisis Assist, and Emergency Services. This year, Chevrolet has expanded OnStar to include a 3-month/3 GB trial subscription to 4G LTE Wi-Fi connectivity.

The Spark LT has a MyLink infotainment system, which includes a 7-in. color touch-screen display, Bluetooth music streaming, and the ability to access supported mobile applications.

Available Trims for the 2015 Chevrolet Spark
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name LS (5dr HB) Transmission Manual MSRP 12270.00 Engine 1.2L/76 City/Hwy MPG 31/39
Name LS (5dr HB) Transmission Automatic MSRP 13580.00 Engine 1.2L/76 City/Hwy MPG 30/39
Name LT (5dr HB) Transmission Manual MSRP 14040.00 Engine 1.2L/76 City/Hwy MPG 31/39
Name LT (5dr HB) Transmission Automatic MSRP 15095.00 Engine 1.2L/76 City/Hwy MPG 30/39
Name LT (5dr HB) Transmission Manual MSRP 15440.00 Engine 1.2L/76 City/Hwy MPG 31/39
Name LT (5dr HB) Transmission Automatic MSRP 16535.00 Engine 1.2L/76 City/Hwy MPG 30/39
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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front high-back bucket with adjustable head restraints
  • Trim, seat, cloth
  • Seat adjuster, driver 4-way manual with manual recline
  • Seat adjuster, passenger 2-way manual with manual recline
  • Seat, rear, 60/40-split, flip-and-fold with adjustable outboard headrests
  • Console, rear, center with storage tray
  • Floor covering, carpet with driver heel pad
  • Driver foot rest, left side
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel
  • Steering wheel, 3-spoke, Silver accents
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, tachometer and fuel gauge
  • Driver Information Center with trip computer
  • Trip computer
  • Shift indicator, manual transmission
  • Oil life monitoring system
  • Windows, power, front and rear
  • Liftgate release, electronic, lock/unlock button
  • Fuel filler door release, remote
  • Engine immobilizer, theft-deterrent system
  • Air conditioning, single-zone manual
  • Cabin air filter
  • Defogger, rear-window
  • Glovebox
  • Center stack trim, LS
  • Storage, front passenger IP tray
  • Storage, driver IP coin tray
  • Storage, lower center IP bin
  • Cup holders, 2 front and 2 rear
  • Bottle holder with door storage pocket on driver and front passenger doors
  • Power outlet, auxiliary located in front center stack storage bin
  • Armrest, driver, folding
  • Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night
  • Visors, driver and front passenger with driver covered vanity mirror
  • Assist handles, driver, front passenger and rear outboard
  • Lighting, interior overhead courtesy lamp with OnStar controls
  • Lighting, dimming instrument panel cluster
  • Lighting, rear cargo compartment lamp
  • Map pocket, front passenger seatback
  • Shopping bag hooks located on base of driver and front passenger head restraints
  • Cargo security shelf, rear
  • Floor mats, carpeted front and rear
  • Steering wheel controls, mounted audio and phone interface controls
  • Outside temperature display
  • Door locks, power programmable
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed, steering wheel-mounted
  • Theft-deterrent system, content theft alarm
  • Center stack trim, LT
  • Visors, driver and front passenger vanity mirrors, covered
  • Trim, seat, leatherette
  • Seats, heated driver and front passenger
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped, 3-spoke, Silver accents
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 15" (38.1 cm) 5-split spoke Silver-painted aluminum
  • Tires, P185/55R15 all-season blackwall
  • Tire inflation kit
  • Spoiler, rear with integrated LED center high-mounted stop/brake lamp (CHMSL)
  • Grille, chrome-surround
  • Headlamps, halogen with automatic exterior lamp control and Daytime Running Lamps
  • Lamp, LED center high-mounted stop/brake (CHMSL)
  • Mirrors, outside manual, body-color, manual-folding
  • Glass, solar absorbing
  • Wipers, front intermittent, variable
  • Wiper, rear, continuous, with washer
  • License plate bracket, front
  • Door handles, body-color
  • Mirrors, outside power-adjustable, body-color, manual-folding
  • Wheels, 15" (38.1 cm) machined-face aluminum with Gray-painted pockets
  • Roof rails, Silver-painted
  • Moldings, chrome belt-line
  • Rocker molding, body-color, lower
  • Fascias, front and rear body-color, Sport with unique front upper/lower grille inserts
  • Fog lamps, front, projection-type
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, body-color, manual-folding with integrated turn signal indicators
  • Liftgate trim, chrome
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, ECOTEC 1.2L DOHC 4-cylinder MFI (84 hp [62.6 kW] @ 6400 rpm, 83 lb-ft of torque [112.1 N-m] @ 4200 rpm)
  • Transmission, 5-speed manual
  • Axle, 4.21 final drive ratio
  • Front wheel drive
  • Battery, 375 cold-cranking amps
  • Battery rundown protection
  • Alternator, 100 amps
  • Suspension, front, MacPherson struts
  • Suspension, rear, compound crank
  • Steering, power, electric
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, front disc/rear drum
  • Transmission, Continuous Variable (CVT)
  • Axle, 3.75 final drive ratio
  • Exhaust outlet, chrome
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • StabiliTrak, stability control system with Brake Assist
    • Traction control
    • Hill Start Assist
    • Air bags, 10 total (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owners Manual for more information.)
    • Air bags, dual-stage, frontal, driver and right-front passenger includes Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owners Manual for more information.)
    • Air bags, thorax side-impact seat-mounted, side-front and rear outboard seating positions (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owners Manual for more information.)
    • Air bags, head curtain, side-front and rear outboard seating positions (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owners Manual for more information.)
    • Air bags, knee, driver and front passenger (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owners Manual for more information.)
    • OnStar Directions and Connections plan for 6 months including Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance and Turn-by-Turn Navigation (Visit www.onstar.com for vehicle availability, details and system limitations. Services may vary by model and conditions.)
    • Safety belt pretensioners, driver and front passenger, dual
    • Safety belts, 3-point, all positions, front height adjustable
    • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Brake/transmission shift interlock
    • Door locks, power, emergency unlock, automatic
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock includes outside temperature display (Includes (UQ4) 4-speaker system.)
    • Audio system feature, 4-speaker system
    • Audio system feature, auxiliary input jack located in front center stack storage bin
    • Antenna, roof-mounted
    • OnStar Basic plan for 5 years including RemoteLink Key Fob Services, OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics and Dealer Maintenance Notification (Access is available for 5 years from the date of vehicle delivery, and is transferable. Does not include emergency services. To cancel RemoteLink Key Fob Services or if your vehicle is sold, contact an OnStar Advisor. See www.onstar.com/mobile for full details.)
    • Chevrolet MyLink radio, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock includes Bluetooth streaming audio for music and select phones; voice recognition for compatible phone; Pandora, TuneIn radio, Stitcher and Siri Eyes Free voice recognition smartphone compatible; all functions controlled through 7" diagonal color touch-screen (Includes (UW6) 6-speaker system.)
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2015 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month All Access trial subscription with over 150 channels including commercial-free music, plus sports, news and entertainment. Plus you can listen to SiriusXM Internet Radio everywhere on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Welcome to the world of SiriusXM. (IMPORTANT: The SiriusXM Satellite Radio trial package is not provided on vehicles that are ordered for Fleet Daily Rental ("FDR") use. If you decide to continue listening after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call us at 1-866-635-2349. Se
    • Audio system feature, 6-speaker system
    • Audio system feature, USB port and auxiliary input jack located in front center stack storage bin

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