2015 Chevrolet Cruze vs. 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer

2015 Chevrolet Cruze

2015 Chevrolet Cruze

2015 Mitsubishi Lancer

2015 Mitsubishi Lancer


There are a lot of compact sedans on the market right now, but the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze is undeniably a standout. It offers drivers a wide range of powerful and fuel-efficient powertrain options, a long list of popular standard features, top safety scores, and lots of style, all for a price that fits comfortably into the average car buyer’s budget. Find out how it compares to the 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer, then come on down and check out the newest Cruze for yourself at Cox Chevrolet, your certified Chevy dealer in Bradenton located less than an hour south of Tampa.

Fuel Economy

If you want to spend less on gas every month as well as less time stopping to fill up, you’ll be intrigued by the stellar fuel efficiency ratings offered by the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze. Conventional gas fuel economy tops out at an impressive 28 mpg city and 42 mpg highway while the 2015 Cruze Diesel achieves ratings as high as 27 mpg city and 46 mpg highway.

The 2015 Lancer’s fuel economy does not rise above 26 mpg city and 34 mpg highway. No diesel engine option is available or other type of alternative energy source.


If you’re in the market for a compact sedan that comes impressively appointed no matter which trim level you select, you’re sure to be satisfied with what you see when you step inside the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze:

  • Cruze Features: The entry level trim comes standard with Bluetooth connectivity and a six-speaker stereo. Just one trim level higher adds satellite radio. All trims include OnStar, an advanced telematics system that enhances safety and security while also serving as a mobile 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.
  • Lancer Feature0: The base trim on the Lancer only offers Bluetooth as a cost-added option and relies on a stereo with just four speakers. Satellite radio is only available as part of an expensive options package, and no trim offers internet connectivity.

Safety Features and Ratings

Drive how you like to drive knowing that the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze is backed up by advanced safety features and has received top scores in independent crash tests:

  • Cruze Safety: The OnStar system provides automatic crash notification, on-demand roadside assistance, remote door unlocking, and stolen-vehicle assistance. The NHTSA gave the Cruze a perfect five out of five starts for overall crash protection.
  • Lancer Safety: The Lancer does not offer OnStar or any other feature that provides the same capabilities. The NHTSA gas the car just four out of five stars overall.

Test Drive the 2015 Chevrolet Cruze in Bradenton

Get behind the wheel of the latest 2015 Chevy Cruze and discover for yourself just how fun it is to drive at your Tampa area Chevy dealer. Cox Chevy is conveniently located at 2900 Cortez Road West in Bradenton, Florida. To get here from Tampa just make the short drive down I-75. Our friendly sales staff is here seven days a week, so visit us whenever you are ready to get a closer look at the Cruze. Otherwise you can contact us online or by phone at (888) 350-4514 to find out more before you come in.