The Chevy Cruze is getting a five-door hatchback variant for the 2017 model year; that much we already know. But the 2017 Chevy Cruze is getting some other updates and changes for the second year of the second-generation model, including new colors and a couple of new features.
To start, gone are the Siren Red Tintcoat and Blue Ray Metallic colors. Bummer. But four new colors take their place, including Arctic Blue Metallic, Pepperdust Metallic, Graphite Metallic, and Cajun Red Tintcoat.
In addition, Teen Driver mode is added as a new feature. Finally, the 2017 Cruze Sedan in LS trim and with an automatic transmission gets a new 1.4L turbo LEX engine with as a Fleet or Government order. Little is currently known about the LEX motor, so stay tuned as we find out more.
Following are GM’s official RPO-level changes to the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze:
- (G1E) Siren Red Tintcoat exterior color
- (GXH) Blue Ray Metallic exterior color
- (GGB) Arctic Blue Metallic exterior color
- (GMU) Pepperdust Metallic exterior color
- (GPA) Graphite Metallic exterior color
- (GPJ) Cajun Red Tintcoat exterior color
- (TDM) Teen Driver
- (LEX) 1.4L turbo DOHC 4-cylinder DI with Continuous Variable Valve Timing (CVVT) [LS Sedan Automatic only and requires a Fleet or Government order type]