General Motors already confirmed some changes and updates for the 2019 Chevrolet Spark. There are new colors for more eye-catching appearance. Four new colors and ten total are more than enough for the most demanding buyers. What’s more, the 2019 Spark will offer the new Activ package which improves both appearance and driving impression.
All trim levels will get a new look up front. Changes on grille and headlights will lure more buyers. Some trim levels are getting unique changes on their special equipment. Inside, new infotainment system with more USB ports are definitely an improvement. Safety is also under revisit, and we are sure there will be more features besides Low-Speed Automatic Forward braking.
2019 Chevrolet Spark release date
We know mostly all about the 2019 Chevrolet Spark except the release date. The subcompact car, positioned under Cruze is going to be available in salons in next couple of months. All four versions will be in offer right from the start.
2019 Chevrolet Spark specs
The subcompact car doesn’t need a big source of power. So, there is a 1.4-liter inline-four unit which produces 98 hp and 94 lb-ft of torque. With power under 100 ponies, everyone can expect huge mileage. Well, the new 2019 Chevrolet Spark will go up to 42 mpg for highway drive in some trim levels. Combined, the minicar can return between 34-35 mpg. A manual transmission is standard, while buyers can also pick a CVT automatic case. Front-wheel drive has no alternative.
2019 Chevrolet Spark pros and cons
Definitely, the efficient engine is one of the advantages of the minicar. Rare are other vehicles that can match its fuel economy. Although small, the interior is surprisingly spacious. Also, buyers can find a lot of interesting features and advanced equipment. Unfortunately, on higher trim levels. The base 2019 Chevrolet Spark is not packed with a lot of accessories. That is why it is very cheap. The price could be advantage at the first sight, but the entry-level model is really basically equipped. With upgrades, the Spark costs significantly more. Well, we can’t expect too much from an engine that produces 98 hp, but the car is really slow. For city ride it is great, especially with its safety equipment.
2019 Chevrolet Spark changes
The new colors are highlights of the upcoming 2019 Chevrolet Spark. Existing paintjobs will get the company, or competition. There will be Passion Fruit, which is already presented, as well as the late-coming Orange Burst, Raspberry, and Caribbean Blue. Interior lighting color is also new. Now, it is called True White. MyLink 3 infotainment system is available in full at higher trims. Two USB ports will be available for all trim levels.
2019 Chevrolet Spark trim levels
There will be four trim levels for the 2019 Chevrolet Spark. The entry-level model will be the LS. Upper grades are 1LT and 2 LT. Top of the line model is Activ.
The 2019 Chevrolet Spark Activ comes with 15-insh wheels and roof rails. Also, compared to other models, this version adds rocker panel with fenders. Inside, seats are getting heating function. Leather wraps steering wheel, and leatherette seats. Front and rear bumpers are different than on base and both LT models. For sportier driving, there is a unique suspension. This package is not going to make the Spark off-road capable, but will improve handling and maneuvering.
2019 Chevrolet Spark price
Last, but not the least. The price is one of the highlights of the 2019 Chevrolet Spark. The minicar starts from $14,000. This is one of the most affordable vehicles on the market. However, everyone will want to upgrade it to either 1LT or 2LT level. For the first one, buyers will have to add $2,000. Only $1k is the cost of automatic model. Both 2LT and Activ cost nearly the same, between $16,500 and $17,000 with manual transmission.