today announced pricing for the 2009 Aveo lineup – including the
redesigned Aveo5 five-door hatchback – begins at $12,120 (including a
$660 destination charge) for Aveo LS and Aveo5 LS, making it one of the
most affordable cars on the market. It costs hundreds less than many
competitors and comes standard with features such as side-impact air
bags and OnStar.
also one of the most efficient cars on the road, with estimated fuel
economy ratings of 27 in the city and 34 on the highway (with the
standard manual transmission). Aveo sedan and Aveo5 LT models start at
$14,255 for 1LT trim and $15,520 for 2LT trim (including destination
charges). Air conditioning is standard on LT models and an automatic
transmission is available.
All Aveo and Aveo5
models are powered by a new, more powerful 1.6L Ecotec engine that uses
variable valve timing and other technologies to deliver great fuel
economy and responsive performance. Aveo models equipped with the
available four-speed automatic transmission also deliver excellent
highway mileage ratings of 34 mpg. City mileage ratings with the
automatic are 25 mpg.
“Aveo’s value story has
never been stronger,” said Ed Peper, Chevrolet general manager. “With
great fuel economy from the new 1.6L Ecotec engine, bold styling and a
hard-to-match roster of features, including standard OnStar, the Aveo
and Aveo5 deliver exceptional value for customers who don’t want to
sacrifice style and convenience for efficiency.”
The Aveo lineup offers a high-value combination of great styling and
features not expected in the segment. Crisp, sculpted lines and a wide,
confident stance define both the sedan and Aveo5 hatchback’s design.
This broad-shoulder appearance is highlighted by premium cues,
including three-dimensional, richly detailed headlamps that extend into
the hood, available front fog lamps and bold taillamps that are set
within jeweled bezels. Styling for the Aveo5 is all new for ’09, both
inside and out.
All 2009 Aveo and Aveo5
models come standard with dual frontal and side-impact air bags, as
well as front safety belt pretensioners, a tire pressure monitoring
system, oil life monitoring system and OnStar. Available features
include XM Radio, leatherette seating trim, steering wheel audio
controls, a power-operated sunroof that retracts into the roof for
improved aerodynamics, power-adjustable and heated outside mirrors and
The Aveo’s history of low ownership
costs continue with strong ownership coverage. It has the best coverage
in America, including Chevrolet’s five-year/100,000-mile powertrain
warranty, roadside assistance and courtesy transportation.