2015 Chevrolet Trax stands out for its high features that make driving pleasant and smooth. It competes with 2015 Jeep Renegade, 2016 Honda HR-V and 2015 MINI Cooper Countryman. You can choose from three trims, namely, LS, LT and LTZ. Its one of the perfect compact SUV of 2015.
Exterior and Interior
Trax has a very well-defined, stout body that is just what you would expect a compact SUV to look like. It has a wheelbase of 100.6 inches with length, width and height of 167.20 inches, 69.90 inches and 65.9 inches respectively. It has a prominent grille that allows sufficient air to reach under the hood and keep the essential components cool. If you look at Trax from the back, it may seem more petite than it actually is. The tailgate is surrounded by character lines that you will also find running all around the body and then sloping into the wheel wells to give an outline to the shape of Trax.
One glance at the interior will tell you that it has been designed for the younger generation. Every aspect spells busy, hectic, happening lifestyle. The 7-inch touchscreen is wonderfully equipped with a number of apps, one of which allows you to sync your smartphone in a jiffy. The compact size of Trax offers the convenience of reaching out to the components in the front without any difficulty. The digital speedometer and analog tachometer show the necessary information in a light-hearted manner and would remind you of the ones available on a sports bike. 15 storage slots are available while USB ports are located all around the interior. 4G LTE WI-Fi on board and backup camera are standard.
Engine and Mileage Details
Trax is offered with only one engine for all the trims. It is a turbocharged gas-based 4-cylinder 1.4 liter engine that generates 138 horsepower at 4900 rpm and a torque of 148 lb.-ft. @ 1850 rpm. The engine is integrated with 6-speed automatic transmission. Since sound-muffling materials have been used, engine noise is quite low. It gives mileage of 26/34 mpg for city/highway.
Price and Release Date
Trax is available at the base price of $20,120. It will arrive in the US market in early 2015. Trax is a small crossover SUV that is perfect for younger people, who do not want to spend a big amount as yet. Only one engine is provided with all the trims and it is a gas-based 1.4-liter unit offering 26/34 mpg of mileage. The interior of 2015 Chevrolet Trax is technologically well-connected while the exterior looks elegant and manageable.