Chevrolet has long been one of the top-selling American brands and is the core brand for General Motors in North America. Chevrolet offers a comprehensive lineup of cars and trucks, a feat matched by only a couple of brands like Ford.

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For many, the way a car performs is a key criterion for which car to purchase. Our Velocity Index helps determine which vehicles are the best all-around performers taking in to consideration a balance of factors such as acceleration and handling. A higher number is better.

Model Velocity Index
Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 84-90
Chevrolet Camaro 74-90
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 79-85
Chevrolet SS 77-81
Chevrolet Camaro Convertible 68-80
Chevrolet Malibu * 56-65
Chevrolet Impala 52-62
Chevrolet Equinox 39-58
Chevrolet Cruze 49-57
Chevrolet Bolt EV 55
Chevrolet Traverse 41-52
Chevrolet Tahoe 35-48
Chevrolet Suburban 32-48
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab 28-47
Chevrolet Trax 36-47
Chevrolet Colorado Extended Cab 23-46
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Regular Cab 30-45
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab 28-45
Chevrolet Sonic 5d 36-45
Chevrolet Colorado Crew Cab 27-43
Chevrolet Sonic sedan 37-42
Chevrolet Spark 36-38
Chevrolet Express Passenger Van 27-35
Chevrolet Cruze Hatch TBD
Chevrolet Volt TBD

Note: Bar graphs denote the composite performance for the model. "*" indicates models with incomplete data.

For more information, view our new car performance guide.