Chevy Cruze: Comfortable and Fun Pep

2014 Chevy Cruze at Les Stanford ChevroletThe Chevy Cruze, sold by GM since 2008, has garnered accolades in the automotive world since it was first revealed. The compact, four-door sedan is marketed as an economical family vehicle, that has a bit of pep and aggressive styling to keep things interesting on the road. The 2014 Chevy Cruze is, simply put, a car that rivals competitors on the market with grace and ease.

The 2014 Chevy Cruze didn’t get a facelift from its previous year model, but it really didn’t need to. The rounded body lines, sophisticated front end, and handsome interior are popular and have done well on the market. Under the hood you now have multiple options, however. Consumers can choose from an economic inline 4-cylnder engine, or a sporty turbocharged diesel option. The turbocharged diesel engine is especially quick off the line, but the more economical option also has a lot of “get up and go”. 

Inside you’ll find comfortable seating that is surprisingly roomy for the size of the car. Taller individuals manage to still find the compact car comfortable to sit in and drive. The backseat has ample leg room for those of average height, although it might be bit cramped for taller individuals. The Chevy Cruze comes standard with a 6-speaker sound system, Bluetooth Connectivity and remote entry. Navigation and other additional electronics are available as options or on higher trim models. 

Overall, the 2014 Chevy Cruze is a comfortable, affordable, and fun to drive vehicle that will accommodate the whole family. Get yours today at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

Chevy Cruze – The Green Secure Machine

2014 Chevy Cruze at Les Stanford ChevroletWhen looking for a car with both ecological and safety features look no further than the 2014 Chevy Cruze. These two features are useful for a person looking to get more mileage and feel safe when they are driving.

Having 46 mpg that the Ecotec 2.0L Turbocharged Diesel brings, this machine gets 151 horsepower with 264 foot pounds of torque, the Cruze does not disappoint when it comes to acceleration. Featuring 10 safety airbags, this car can really make anyone feel safe when driving, these airbags are located on the knees, overhead, side-impact and front-impact of the driver in case of a sudden collision. It is worthy to note its many safety features which are as listed: pretensioners tighten a seat belt and places the driver in the correct position in the event of a collision, anti-lock brakes give a driver the ability to turn his wheels while his brakes are on, and stability control automatically used when the cars handling limits have been exceeded and reduces engine power or applies the brakes. All these have helped this vehicle earn its 5-star safety rating it is so famous for.

The Cruze also comes with technological features that can be connected to your smartphone but the one that stands out is OnStar turn-by-turn navigation that pinpoints the cars location in case of a collision or robbery.

Visit Les Stanford Chevrolet for a spin at this vehicle today!

2014 Chevrolet Cruze Offers High-Style Interior

2014 Chevy Cruze at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2014 Chevrolet Cruze is a compact car that gives drivers everything they need, including a large, roomy interior, quiet ride and good safety ratings. When equipped with the manufacturer’s top trim, the Cruze brings a luxury feel to this compact sedan. What makes the 2014 version even better is a new 2.0-liter turbodiesel option, the first diesel engine fitted to a Chevrolet vehicle since 1986. Also available are turbocharged 1.4-liter and conventional 1.8-liter gasoline engines.

When taking a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet, drivers will be amazed at the handsome interior that uses rich materials and attractive color treatments that makes this vehicle rival more expensive mid-size sedans. Four adults can ride comfortably, and with more headroom than average, even the tallest passengers will be at ease. Front seats adjust over a long range to accommodate long legs. Upholstery has a high-end feel that is enhanced even more in the exposed stitching in the leather option. The absorbent suspension and quiet cabin only adds to the driving experience. The wraparound instrument panel is both stylish and functional while the vertical console makes everything easy to reach.

On the outside, the 2014 Cruze retains its smart, stylish look. For a sporty appearance, consider adding an RS Appearance Package with front and rear fascias a rear spoiler, “aero” rocker moldings and front fog lamps. Standard safety features plus Chevrolet’s MyLink system with voice commands and touchscreen control  enhance driver concentration.

2012 Chevrolet Cruze – A Fun Compact

Chevrolet introduced the Cruze in 2011, so the model is still essentially in its infancy. But that doesn’t mean the car still needs a lot of work. The 2012 Chevrolet Cruze has already established itself as one of the best compact sedans on the market, thanks to a combination of style, features and fuel economy.

The 2012 Cruze has a fun-to-drive feel, and the stylish exterior makes it a favorite among younger drivers. The Cruze provides enough power — a 148-horsepower and 167-horsepower engine are available — to make running errands enjoyable, but not so much that you’ll be running into speeding ticket trouble. The Cruze comes with a six-speed automatic transmission and thanks to its small size, is highly maneuverable and responsive. The 2012 Cruze is also appealing due to its impressive fuel economy; the standard Cruze earns 36 mpg highway and 25 mpg city, while the Eco version nets 42 mpg highway and 28 mpg in the city.

Despite being a smaller car, the interior of the Cruze is comfortable, and the 2012 edition provides plenty of features into the stylish cabin. For example, a USB port, Bluetooth connectivity, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter knob as well as steering wheel-mounted controls are standard on all Cruze models. Upgrading the base 2012 Cruze gives you access to navigation system, heated front seats, remote start, sport suspension, keyless ignition, OnStar and a turbocharged engine, among other options.

The 2012 Cruze also provides top-notch safety features, as the car earned five stars on government crash tests and offered enviable braking performance. Chevrolet also outfits the 2012 Cruze with traction control, electronic stability control and side-curtain airbags. The 2012 Cruze also carries a generous five-year/100,000-mile warranty for peace of mind.

Small, fun and sporty, the 2012 Cruze is an excellent choice. Come see for yourself! Test drive the Cruze at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac today!

Cruise Around Town With the Chevy Cruze

Chevy Cruze at Les Stanford Chevrolet in Dearborn MichiganThe Chevy Cruze is a great way to get around town in a very affordable, very classy sedan. The car can comfortably seat the driver and four passengers as well as a trunk full of luggage or shopping bags. It is built with comfort and safety in mind, along with some great fuel efficiency too.

Gas doesn’t get one as far as it once did, especially with the price of gas constantly rising. The Cruze allows you to get over 28 miles on a single gallon, which can help tremendously on the wallet. The car drives like a sports car and features moldings and a rear spoiler to help the exterior look just as sporty as it handles.

There are many different sedans that you can choose from on the market today, however to get any real features, you have to pay for each and every one of them. Chevy is different in that respect. You can enjoy a great sound system, comfortable seats, Bluetooth and much more – all standard.

Then, there is the aspect of safety. With ten airbags inside of this small sedan, there is assurance that everyone inside is safe when they are driving around town. Insurance agents love insuring the Cruze because it amazes people when they are quoted such low rates. It is truly one of the most affordable cars in its class.

No matter where you decide to travel to, you can do so from behind the wheel of a Chevy Cruze and feel like you are driving a sports car. The only difference is that it provides more space for passengers and cargo than a sports car and the price is more budget friendly so that anyone can be happy with this vehicle.

Fore more information on the 2011 Chevy Cruze call Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac at (800) 836-0972. You can also visit our dealership at 21730 Michigan Ave Dearborn, MI 48124.

Chevy Cruze – Top 3 Reasons to expect the unexpected

2011 Chevrolet Cruze

The all new 2011 Chevy Cruze is an amazing vehicle. It has features that every car should have, and once the competition sees the Chevy Cruze fly off the car lots, they will wish their vehicles had these same features. Those very features are why you should expect the unexpected with the Chevy Cruze, and we are going to explore three of them today.

1.       Fuel Economy

With today’s fuel prices reaching around $4.00 per gallon, every American is feeling that pain at the pump. Chevrolet has a solution for that problem: The Cruze. The Cruze Eco has the best highway fuel economy in the country. It has an EPA estimated 42 MPG, something that is almost unheard of these days. Why spend a chunk of your hard earned money at the gas station?

2.       Affordability

In a market of uncertainty, no one can afford a pricey vehicle with a long term loan at outrageous rates. With the Chevy Cruze starting at a mere $16,500, it is one of the most affordable cars around. Depending on what features you select, what trim model you want, and your credit, this vehicle could only cost you around $250 a month.

3.       More

The Chevy Cruze is simply more, which is why you should expect the unexpected with this sedan. It is more than ready. It has more safety. It gives you more space. In preparation for the Cruze’s debut, it was tested for durability for more than 4 million miles. More safety isn’t just a feature; it’s a standard at Chevy. In a successful effort to keep you safe, the Cruze has 10 airbags surrounding you. Spacious would be the middle name of the Cruze if more were its first. Ample interior room and cargo space is the key here. In fact, the Cruze has more of both of these than the completion (Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic).

So, if you want to expect the unexpected, call or stop by to see Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac at (800) 836-0972 or 21730 Michigan Ave Dearborn, MI 48124. Have fun seeing what the Chevy Cruze has to offer you.

 

 

The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze: Raises the Bar for Safety Standards

2011 Chevrolet CruzeThe 2011 Chevrolet Cruze is a sedan that comes at the price of a compact car. Chevrolet has raised the bar for safety standards and quality with its 2011 Cruze sedan. The body design of the Cruze is made to distribute impact in the event of an accident. The Chevy Cruze comes equipped with ten air bags. The driver and front passenger have front airbags and added unique knee air bags to help keep the front passengers safer in the event of a crash. The Cruze comes equipped with curtain air bags that will stay deployed in the case of the Cruze flipping over or landing on its side or roof.

Chevrolet installed many safety features in the Cruze to assist you while you drive. The StabiliTrack Electronic Stability Control System monitors the intended path of the Cruze and the path it is actually on. If the StabiliTrack system notices a difference in paths or detects the Cruze starting to skid on the road, the StabiliTrack system with apply brake pressure and lower engine torque, if needed, to stop the Cruze from skidding or to handle turns better. The Traction Control System is standard in the Cruze to give the driver greater handling and control while traveling on the road.

The 2011 Cruze also has panic brake assist that recognizes when the driver makes a split second decision to suddenly stop and will apply full and even brake pressure to all the wheels to allow for a safer and quicker stop

The 2011 Cruze comes with a six month subscription to OnStar’s Directions and Connections plan and automatic crash response. For more information on the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze, please call (800) 836-0972 or stop by Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac to test drive one today!

The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze: RS Appearance Package

The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze LT and LTZ models comes with an available upgrade package called the RS appearance package. If you are looking to spice up your Cruze by adding a sophisticated look to the already superb performance and handling, then the RS package offers some exciting new cosmetic upgrades. The Cruze already comes with luxurious looks such as the beveled hood, sharp angles, and sculpted fenders. Now, the RS package allows you to add additional improvements to give your Cruze a unique look.

It starts with the unique RS fascia on the front end of the car. The new grille takes on a honeycomb appearance, giving it a unique and mysterious appeal. Next is the chrome-trimmed bright fog lamps added to the front of the vehicle which brings out a classic look. The sides of the car are equipped with new, low and subtle rocker panels which add flavor to the doors, and the doors are equipped with an RS label, which is attached to the lower corners. The rear of the car is then given a new low profile spoiler which provides a mixed appearance of sports car and luxury car. The interior of the vehicle is equipped with the uplevel instrument panel which adds life and flavor to an already exquisite interior.

In all, the 2011 Cruze with the RS package won’t be out-dressed by any of its competitors. For more information on the 2011 Chevrolet Cruze or the RS Package, please call (800) 836-0972 or stop by Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac to test drive one today!

The 2011 Chevy Cruze: A lot Goes a Long Way

The 2011 Chevy Cruze is not your typical car, with a sporty design that will have your mouth watering and your feet desiring to push the pedal to the floor and for good reason. Chevy built the Cruze to look and feel like a sports car in every way except for a high sports car price. With a competitive $16,275 starting price, the Cruze fits into any lifestyle in any walk of life. This car wants to give you the most out of life with loads of features, finely tuned performance and safety to ice the cake. The inside is just as comfortable as the outside with sophisticated modern design, like its sound treated glass that keeps the pleasant noises in and the distractions out. Also, turn by turn navigation guides you on your journey so that you can focus on the peace that is acquired when you become one with the road. It doesn’t always have to be calm and collected inside the cabin of the Chevy Cruze with a nine speaker Pioneer Premium Audio System. So drive anywhere and everywhere in the Chevy Cruze and know that you are getting better gas mileage at 36 miles to the gallon, more than any of Chevy’s top competitors including the Toyota Corolla, the Honda Civic, the Ford Focus, and the Hyundai Elantra. How much more enticing can it get than that? With a reputation given by Cars.com that says the Chevy Cruze is a car that offers “a lot of everything,” it’s easy to see the 2011 Chevy Cruze is the best choice!

The Chevy Cruze has Intuitive Technology for Detroit, MI

The Chevy Cruze is all about intuitive technology. With all of the latest gadgets and modern technology put in all the right places, the Chevy Cruze anticipates your needs, wants, and desires in a compact car before you even know you have them. Chevy has given the consumer a fresh approach to the design of consoles and the result is ergonomic and sharp looking, while at the same time very practical.

With features like Bluetooth (standard in 2LT and LTZ models; available in all other Cruze models), steering wheel mounted controls, XM Radio (3 month trial of commercial free music, sports, news, talk, comedy, family programming, and more), USB Port (standard in 2LT and LTZ models; available in all other Cruze models) that connects your MP3 or flash drive to the audio system, and more, who can resist the Chevy Cruze?

The intuitive technology doesn’t stop there either! With other features like the OnStar MyLink Mobile App (Cruze owners can check out what is going on with their Cruze such as tire pressure and fuel levels from their mobile/cell phone), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics (comes standard for the first six months and sends Cruze owners email alerts or notifies them in real time while driving if there is an issue with the vehicle), a Pioneer sound system (nine speakers and 250 watts of premium audio system; available in the 1LT, 2LT, and LTZ), and more who wouldn’t want to own this amazing compact car?

Many of the features offered on the Chevy Cruze are not offered by the competition. So, give Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac a call today at (800) 836-0972 in order to arrange for your test drive in a technologically advanced compact car. Or stop by Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac at 21730 Michigan Ave Dearborn, MI 48124 to learn more about the wonderful Chevy Cruze soon!