2012 Chevrolet Cruze User Reviews

2012 Chevrolet Cruze Review Ratings

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PROS
"fuel economy" 9 reviews
"ride" 6 reviews
"handling" 5 reviews
"turbo" 3 reviews
"brakes" 2 reviews
CONS
"power" 2 reviews

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tabresch writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze Eco Review
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5

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Sporty and quick, easy to drive, family friendly, gas mileage exceeds sticker estimates, large back seat

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No spare tire, too much interior plastic

tabresch
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'12 Chevy Cruze Eco — I really liked how fun this car was to drive. On a few 200 mile trips the car drove very smooth and my passengers and I agreed that the seats felt great too. However, the front two seats may not tailored for larger or tall people. Overall this is a great family car and a huge gas saver.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Paul16349 writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze LTZ Review
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5

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Fuel mileage,color,handling

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small fuel tank!!

Paul16349
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Awesome!! — so far so good! Absolutly fun to drive,4cyl.with the turbo charger is way more powerful then I would amagined. The low profile tires grip the road very well.The on board GPS works well with directions well in advanced.Would recommend to anyone.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Jen writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze LT Fleet Review
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Love it!

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None to date

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Great On Gas! — I Love this car, traded in my jeep Liberty for a better fuel economy car and has saved me so much money. Beautiful silver in color, leather seats and comfortable on long drives. I Would recommend this car to anyone.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Timothy writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze LTZ Review
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4

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The seats hold you well and the heated seats make the winters very nice!

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I feel the road noise could have been reduced a little better.

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Take The Cruze For A Cruise. — I got the car about a year ago and I have never regretted it. I certainly miss my 850 GLT Volvo. The seats and sound system are awesome. It heats and cools nicely (especially since it came with automatic climate control).

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Stuart writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze 1LT Review
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The handling is great

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Could use more than 138 HP.

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Great Little Commuter. — Great commuter car, has all the tech you could want in a car, bluetooth phone, onstar, USB/Ipod intergration. The fuel economy is great, it averages around 5.8L/100km in a 50/50 commute of city/highway driving. Haven't had any mechanical failures as of yet.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Dave writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze Review
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4

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The backup camera is the most efficient use of technology I ever seen in any vehicle yet!

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Acceleration may have a small delay when at a stop.

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Technologically Advanced — Performance: Acceleration may have a small delay when at a stop. Braking is quite decent, and handling is excellent. Build Quality: The only con is the revving noise after coming to a stop while accelerating. Sometimes the vehicle can "catch up", yet that is due to its economical engine style. Appearance: The styling is impressive. I love the look of this vehicle, and it makes it comfortable to drive. Cost of Ownership: I never owned this vehicle since I drove this vehicle twice from a rental dealership. Fun Factor:

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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AnthonyJay11 writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze Eco Review
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Car is still pretty new with great milage

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A few minor scratches on the front

AnthonyJay11
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The Car Is In Great Conditon, Still Pretty New, Great Milage. — I have no dislikes about the car. The gas is good, its a nice looking car, and no major damage just a few small scratches on the front and the back. Overall it is a really good car to have.

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ScherrodandTanika writes:
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fuel efficient

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small car only seats two (driver and passenger) comfortably

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Great First Car — The cruze is a excellent car for new drivers or college freshman. It is a stylish, fuel efficient vehicle with loads of amenities. However, this isn't a car to use when chaffeuring friends or for passengers with long legs. I would recommend the vehicle as a great first car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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marinetexas writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze 2LT Review
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good on gas.

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a little underpowered

marinetexas
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Grate On Gas — love this car just needs a little more power. The 1.4lt turbo is nice a 2.0lt turbo would be the best fit for this car. the same thing GM is putting in the all new Cadillac ATS has a 2.0 lt turbo putting aout around 300hp at the fly.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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James writes:
2012 Chevrolet Cruze LTZ Review
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Fun to drive

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acceleration not that great for a turbo

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Our Family Loves It — Performance- handling is great Build Quality- Air Conditioning controls could be in a different place. My knees end up hitting it which causes it to crazy. Appearance - exterior is the best part of the car. Especially the RS version. Fun Factor- I would drive this on any trip I take

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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