New 2017 Chevy Trax at Reedman-Toll Chevrolet for Langhorne, PA
In just its third year of production, the 2017 Chevy Trax boasts respectable passenger space for its size; with plenty of storage slots; lots of standard equipment for the money; and excellent crash test scores. Contemporary design elements, including an all-new front-end appearance, and a new premium interior compose the visual updates, while new available active safety features and a new infotainment system - with available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility - expand its range of customer-focused technologies. The redesigned center instrument panel features greater visibility of a new 7-inch-diagonal MyLink color touch screen and Galvano chrome trim on the instrument panel and console contribute to the Trax's premium ambiance. Premier models are offered with contrasting-color instrument panel trim that matches their leatherette seating trim. Also new for 2017 is the instrument cluster, which features a new gauge display with prominent analog speedometer and tachometer readouts along with digital displays from the standard driver information center.
Under the Trax's Hood
Returning for 2017 is the Trax's Ecotec 1.4L turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which is backed by a six-speed automatic transmission. The engine is rated at an SAE-certified 138 horsepower (102 kW) and 148 lb-ft of torque (200 Nm) between 1,850 and 4,900 rpm. The standard 1.4L turbocharged ECOTEC® engine offers an estimated 33 MPG highway. An available all-wheel-drive system provides this small SUV with extra traction and control. With sales of 63,303 in 2015 - its first full year on the market - the Trax quickly climbed to the second-best-selling small SUV in America. It is also ranked in the top three globally, achieving more than 400,000 sales in 73 markets since its launch in late 2012.
Design of Chevy Trax
In the fastest-growing segment, Chevrolet Trax's momentum is sure to continue with great design enhancements, premium details, and the latest technologies. The Trax's fresh, contemporary appearance reflects the modern face of Chevrolet around the globe. A new grille and headlamps echo the styling elements seen in new Chevrolet models such as the Malibu, Cruze and Volt. The 2017 Trax offers a new 7-inch diagonal infotainment system designed to support the latest connectivity technologies, including available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility - you can connect your smartphone to access your messages, music and select apps like Google Maps all through the interface of your vehicle. and available 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot. With the 4G LTE connection, Trax allows passengers to connect up to seven personal devices such as smartphones, laptops and tablets, to high-speed wireless Internet. Keyless Open and Start also add to the Trax's roster of available new technologies.
Building on its early success and the rapid growth of the segment, Chevrolet today introduced the 2017 Trax - a more expressive take on one of America's best-selling small SUVs. Trax is a small SUV designed for big city living, skillfully maneuvering crowded roads and offering cargo versatility for any lifestyle. New active safety features are designed to help alert drivers to potential crash situations. They are available depending on the model and include Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Alert, Lane Departure Warning, rearview backup camera and 10 standard airbags.