Engine Options for the 2019 Chevrolet Cruze Hatch near Skokie, IL

2019 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback

Did you know the sporty 2019 Chevy Cruze Hatchback is available with two excellent engine options? In this article, we will be taking a look at these two Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback engine options to help you better understand your choices. From fuel efficiency to drivetrain types, we have all the information you need to decide which engine is right for your performance requirements.

To learn more about the Cruze Hatchback, visit our trim comparison page. You can also browse the Cruze Hatchback inventory at our Chevy dealership near Skokie, IL, for available trims. For more information, please don’t hesitate to contact Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Chicago by sending a message or calling (773) 465-2000 to speak with a product specialist directly.

Engine Options

The 2019 Chevy Cruze hatchback is available with the 1.4L turbo EcoTec 4-cylinder engine and 1.6L turbo-diesel 4-cylinder engine. Choosing the 1.4L engine will certainly provide you with reliable and efficient power, but if you want to get the most out of your drive, the 1.6L turbo-diesel engine has the capability you need.

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Performance Ratings

What kind of performance can you expect from the Chevy Cruze Hatchback’s engine options? We have the details for you! The table below indicates horsepower, torque, and fuel economy ratings so you know which engine option best fits your expectations.

2019 Chevy Cruze Hatchback


1.4L EcoTec turbo 4-cylinder

  • 153 HP @ 5,600 RPM
  • 177 lb.-ft. Torque @ 2,000-4,000 RPM
  • 32 city/38 hwy MPG

1.6L turbo-diesel 4-cylinder

  • 137 HP @ 3,750 RPM
  • 240 HP @ 2,000 RPM
  • 35 city/45 hwy MPG

2019 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback rear view

Drivetrain Types

The Chevy Cruze is standard with front-wheel drive for effortless traction and steering. The 6-speed automatic transmission is paired with the 1.4L 4-cylinder engine while the 9-speed automatic transmission is paired with the 1.6L turbo-diesel 4-cylinder engine.