200ish WHP
230ish WLB-FT
Curb Weight
2811 LB
Front Wheel Drive
Engine Size
1.4T L
Transmission Type
MPG (City/Highway)
29 MPG

Tell us the story behind your ride. What made you pick this particular one? Where did you find it?When my "trusty" truck died in oct. 2015 I started looked for a new car. All i wanted was affordable, turbo, and manual and the Sonic fit that perfectlyDescribe the modifications you've made. Where did you start, what’s the most recent mod and what motivated it?Soooo many mods. Too many to list here. Most recent is a tune that was ordered as of april 20th.Of all the mods you’ve made, which do you think offers the biggest bang for the buck?The DDMWorks rear suspension brace. Took my highway offramp speed from 40mph to almost 60How did you go about selecting the specific parts for this build? Any installation tips to share?Im just really trying to make this a really fun daily thats ready for the occasional trackdayWhat are you planning next?Not sure yet. Probably going catlessWhat’s been the biggest challenge with this build?GETTING THE STUPID BUMPER OFF to change the charge tubes

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[]Brandon Portillo

Do you still have this car? are you active in any of the forums?

[]Branden Williams

No. I sold it back in April

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