Chevrolet Onix

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Chevrolet Onix
Chevrolet Onix 20150814-DSC05650.JPG
Manufacturer Chevrolet (General Motors)
Also called Chevrolet Prisma (MkII)
Production 2012–current
Assembly Gravataí, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil (GM Brazil)
Body and chassis
Class Subcompact
Body style 5-door hatchback
4-door sedan (Prisma MkII)
Platform Gamma
  • 5-speed manual
  • 6-speed 6T40 automatic
Wheelbase 2,528 mm (99.5 in)
Length 3,930 mm (154.7 in)
Width 1,705 mm (67.1 in)
Height 1,484 mm (58.4 in)
Curb weight 1,012 kg (2,231 lb) - 1,067 kg (2,352 lb)
Predecessor Chevrolet Agile
Chevrolet Prisma MkI
Chevrolet Prisma

The Chevrolet Onix is a subcompact car launched by American automaker Chevrolet in Brazil at the 2012 São Paulo International Motor Show[1] to succeed some versions of Chevrolet Celta. Offered initially as a five-door hatchback, a four-door sedan was launched in 2013 and called the Chevrolet Prisma.[2] The Onix is currently only sold in some South American countries part of Mercosur, including Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina.

Onix Sedan[edit]

Back of the Chevrolet Prisma

The Chevrolet Onix offers a Prisma sedan version.

Technical detail[edit]

The Onix is available in three trim levels (LS, LT and LTZ) with two 4-cylinder engines, the 1.0-litre producing 78 PS (57 kW; 77 bhp) (petrol)/ 80 PS (59 kW; 79 bhp) (ethanol) and 1.4-litre 98 PS (72 kW; 97 bhp) (petrol)/106 PS (78 kW; 105 bhp) (ethanol) offering automatic or five-speed manual transmission.

The 1.0 versions are fitted with 14" wheels, with 15" fitted to the 1.4 models.


  1. ^ "Sao Paulo motor show 2012: Chevrolet Onix". Autocar. 22 October 2012. Retrieved 28 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "NOVO PRISMA 2013 / ONIX SEDAN, PREÇO, FOTOS E FICHA TÉCNICA". Magazine Carros. Retrieved 28 October 2013. 

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