The Best Cars for Going Back to School

By Sunrise Chevrolet | August 16th, 2016

Believe it or not, the start of the school year is right around the corner! Sunrise Chevrolet wants to help you cruise to school in the best ride possible with one of the cars from the new Chevy lineup. Whether you just got your license, you’re heading off to college, or you need to tote the kids to elementary school, we have a great option for you! Check out our best cars for going back to school.

Chevrolet Sonic

The 2016 Chevrolet Sonic is the ideal ride for college students thanks to its economical price tag and fuel economy, well-equipped interior, and versatile design. It has an MSRP from $14,345 and comes as a four-door sedan or hatchback. An available turbocharged engine produces 138 hp and 148 lb-ft of torque, as well as up to an EPA-estimated 40 mpg highway. You’ll also get standard features like Bluetooth, a 4G LTE Wi-Fi connection, and OnStar telematics.

2016 Chevrolet Sonic blue exterior

Chevrolet Spark

Great for students in the city or new drivers, the 2016 Chevy Spark is an even more economical option. This subcompact hatchback can seat up to four, but its matchbox size keeps it affordable and incredibly fuel-efficient. In fact, the Spark gets up to an EPA-estimated 41 mpg highway, and it boasts a starting MSRP from $12,660.

2016 Chevrolet Spark light blue exterior

Chevrolet Equinox

This one isn’t for students, but more so for the parents of students. If you have to make the trek to school with your kids in tow, the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox crossover SUV is up to the task. With seating for up to five, you’ll also have a 31.5 cubic feet for cargo in back and a maximum cargo volume of 63.7 cubic feet. Get around in confidence, too, with a 3.6L V6 that makes 301 hp and 272 lb-ft of torque. The Equinox starts at $23,100 MSRP.

2016 Chevrolet Equinox neutral grey exterior

Chevrolet Corvette

It might be going over the top, but what teenager hasn’t dreamed of the possibility of cruising to school in an iconic American sports car? The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette has it all, from muscular lines and an available convertible setup to a 6.2L V8 engine that makes up to 460 hp and 465 lb-ft of torque. Surprise your high schooler with this one, and you’ll be the mom or dad of the year. This awesome car starts at $56,395 MSRP.

2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray bright yellow exterior

Check Out the Chevrolet Lineup for the Best Back-to-School Car for You!

There’s a lengthy lineup of Chevrolet vehicles on sale at Sunrise Chevrolet, and for students on a budget, there are a number of new vehicle specials going on now. Make your way to see us before school starts at 414 E. North Ave in Glendale Heights, IL, or contact our sales team with any questions.



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