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2008 Chevrolet Cobalt Coupe SS

At a Glance

Pricing $14,990 - $24,535
Drive Types FWD
Engines 2.0l I4 T, 2.2l I4
Transmissions A4, M5
Fuel Economy 22-25 (city), 30-35 (highway)

Overview Information

A competitive compact car from Chevrolet, the Cobalt is far removed from its Cavalier ancestors. Cobalt LS and LT models are powered by a normally-aspirated 2.2L four cylinder. Transmission choices include a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic. The higher performance Cobalt SS adds a more powerful turbocharged 2.0L four cylinder engine and upgraded handling.

Official Word:

Known for value-driven, efficient performance, the sleek Chevrolet Cobalt greets 2009 with enhancements that provide increased fuel efficiency that is expected to be better than manual-transmission-equipped models of the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla and Ford Focus. Along with more-efficient performance, the '09 Cobalt offers customer-focused enhancements that build on a package of choices, convenience and safety features that other competitors can't match. And with an industry-best five-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety "Best...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Cobalt Coupe Base 1VL 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) M5 FWD 25/35/30 $14,990
Cobalt Coupe LS 1LS 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) M5 FWD 25/35/30 $15,670
Cobalt Coupe LS 1LS 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) A4 FWD 24/33/28 $16,595
Cobalt Coupe LT 1LT 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) M5 FWD 25/35/30 $16,470
Cobalt Coupe LT 1LT 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) A4 FWD 24/33/28 $17,520
Cobalt Coupe LT 2LT 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) A4 FWD 24/33/28 $17,840
Cobalt Coupe LT 2LT 2.2l I4 (155-bhp) M5 FWD 25/35/30 $18,890
Cobalt Coupe SS Turbocharged 2.0l I4 T (260-bhp) M5 FWD 22/30/26 $24,535