Chevrolet is one of the leading automakers,and they are also known for their exclusive designs in their vehicles. In this regard, the company is once again expected to launch their latest vehicle as Chevrolet Trax 2017. This vehicle will be first showcased Chicago Auto Show, and it is also said that the makers have a given a facelift to this vehicle.
Design of Chevrolet Trax 2017
The most important and striking part of this vehicle is that it has been given refreshed look in its front fascia. It is also rumored that the makers have taken the design of this vehicle from Chevrolet’s latest model, Volt, and Cruze. The makers have also made changes in its rear segment that are highly sophisticated with tweaked taillamps and streamlined bumper.
The makers have made some important and vital changes in the inner cabin of this vehicle. This time, the cabin will be the superior one, and it will have a modern infotainment system along with redesigned instrument panel. The interior design of this vehicle also resembles Malibu, Volt, and Cruze.
This time in its instrument panel the designers have given analog speedometer and tachometer. In addition,buyers will also get to see an electronic information screen on the right side of the dashboard.
The makers have also given 7 inchesGalvano and diagonal MyLink color touchscreen that will enhance the ambiance of this vehicle. The buyers will also get Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. In order to allow passengers to be connected throughout the journey, the makers have also given 4G LTE connection.
Apart from all these tweaks, makers of Chevrolet Trax 2017 has also included keyless entry, electronic driving aids, rear cross traffic alert, lane departure warning and most importantly forward collision alert.
Chevrolet Trax 2017: Engine Configurations
Chevrolet is always known for their exclusive powertrain specifications. This time, Chevy Trax makers have used 1.4-liter 4-cylinder powertrain that has the ability to generate the power of 138 hp at 4900 rpm and 148 lb-ft of torque at 1850 rpm.
The makers have also used the 6-speed auto transmission with its engine. Along with that Chevrolet Trax, 2017 will be available in all-wheel-drive and front-wheel-drive driving mode. This vehicle has the ability to sprint 0-60 miles per hour in 9.4 seconds, and while doing its test drive, it was recorded that it is having a top speed of 117 mph.
The buyers can expect that Chevrolets’ brand new auto will deliver 24/31/27 mpg in cities/highways/combined with all-wheel-drive drive mode, but it will deliver 26 mpg in cities, 34 mpg on highways and 29 mpg on combined basis.
Chevrolet Trax 2017: Price and Launch Date
It is said that the price of Chevrolet Trax 2017 is yet to be announced by its manufacturers but according to the speculations it is said that it will cost around $22,000 to its buyers. Although these are just assumptions and the company is yet to announce its price and launch date officially.
Coming to its release date, it is suspected that Chevrolet Trax 2017 launched in the 2nd quarter of 2017 along with its three trims as Premier, LS and LT.