6-speed manual transmission (Eco™ trim)

Specific to Cruze® ECO™, the 6-speed manual transmission delivers a wide spread of ratios with a “tall” top gear that optimizes fuel economy. The gearing in this transmission is specific, and helps the model offer EPA-estimated 42 MPG highway.1 
It's combined with the ECOTEC® 1.4L turbocharged engine and offers up to 1,000 lbs. towing capacity.1

1 Maximum trailer ratings are calculated assuming a properly equipped base vehicle, plus driver. See dealer for details.