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Small and Mighty: New 2016 Chevy Spark Is the Ideal City Car for St. Louis

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Technology and efficiency are the name of the game in impeccable compact car from Jim Butler Chevrolet

The new 2016 Chevrolet Spark is now available near St. Louis at Jim Butler Chevrolet in Fenton, Mo. For those living in St. Louis city or other metropolitan areas, this improved compact hatchback has the efficiency and size that urban-centered drivers crave in a vehicle.

For those times you need to hit the highway, the Spark can offer you up to 41 mpg with equipped with the continuously variable transmission (CVT). The engine size has been bumped up to 1.4-liters, 0.2 liters more than the outgoing model. Now with an ECOTEC engine, the Spark can do more for St. Louisans.

JBC-STL Spark-2016Choose between the aforementioned CVT automatic transmission or, for fans of the stickshift, a five-speed manual transmission to stay in total control. Available safety and comfort features such as forward collision alert, lane-departure warning and a power sunroof, you can make your Spark more uniquely yours for conquering the urban jungle.

The technology is the other area where the Spark shines. Standard is the Chevrolet MyLink seven-inch touchscreen which includes Bluetooth streaming audio. New 2016 Spark owners could stop there, but Chevrolet added a new dynamic to the Spark’s technology this year.

Available smartphone integration allows you to use some of your smartphone apps while driving. With Apple CarPlay and, coming soon, Android Auto, your phone’s apps can be part of the Spark. You can have your text messages read aloud, music apps used and any navigation apps from your phone utilized.

Returning is a newer Chevrolet staple — available 4G LTE Wi-Fi. With this nifty feature, you can turn your new ’16 Spark into a mobile hotspot with the capability to connect up to seven devices to the Internet. Now, you and your friends can search the latest Internet reviews for your next favorite location downtown.

All this and more are packed into the 2016 Chevy Spark. To test drive one near St. Louis or to learn more, contact Jim Butler Chevrolet online or give us a call at 636-349-3222.