Chevrolet Sonic – 2017-Present
2016-chevrolet-sonic-sedanChevrolet Aveo (Predecessor) – 2006-11

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan History

Debut: 2012 (replaced Chevrolet Aveo)
Type: Compact Sedan
Rivals: Toyota Yaris, Hyundai Accent, Ford Fiesta

Technically, the Chevrolet Sonic started out as the Aveo, which debuted in 2002 as a inexpensive small car. It was quickly stereotyped as a cheap and unreliable people mover. However, after 10 years it became the Sonic and is available as a hatchback as well.