The 2017 Chevy Trax is generally a next-generation concept and compact SUV vehicle formerly released in 2016. It is an American vehicle, globally launched back in 2013. As compared to its 2016 predecessor, there are just slight differences and updates, mainly on the looks, such as sleeker design, more body on the bumper, slimmer light design.
However, as compared to the 2016 model, it has a smaller storage space, but with a classier look and comfort with leather look and feel. It also has a facial uplift and a different grill look, making it better looking as compared to the 2016 model. There is also bigger passenger space for its size where it is equipped plenty of standard equipment for the money.
2017 Chevy Trax – Body Styles Changes and other Options
On the exterior, the 2017 Chevy Trax has been uniquely designed with slight differences from its 2016 predecessor, mainly on looks, where it comes equipped with a sleek body base. It also has redesigned front and rear faces, projector headlights and red backlights with a rear view camera.
The grill and headlight design are also the major differences from its predecessor. It is also equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels for better allowance and ground clearance. The fog lights and headlamps are automatic with a control from the steering wheel.
On the interior, the upgrades are also slightly designed such as a newer type of LCD touchscreen display with lower button, Wi-Fi connectivity, navigation options for android and apple smartphones and 4G LTE connectivity. The LCD display also has a less gaming look as compared to the 2016 model.
It also comes equipped with a key-less entry as well as ignition and advanced safety features. You will also find USB ports, where you can easily charge your smartphone devices. The windows are automatically powered and you will also find armrests at the equipped comfortable leather seats.
Digital menu will have a less playful look as compared to the 2016 model, with a tachometer just next to the speedometer. At the back storage, you will find a removable tray, just as the 2016 model for covering the luggage.
2017 Chevy Trax – Engine and Performance
For its engine, the 2017 Chevrolet Trax by Renault comes equipped with a 1.4-litre turbocharged Ecotec engine which is designed to give it just enough power for performance. It is also equipped with a 138 hp at 4,900 rpm and 148 lb-ft of torque at 1,850 rpm. It also has a good fuel economy with an option of the front wheel and rear wheel drive models.
2017 Chevy Trax – Price and Release Date
The 2017 Chevy Trax was released in the third quarter of 2016 where it is high anticipation for the release. And it began retailing with a starting price of slightly above $20,000 mainly due to its looks and improved performance.
Although not much has been revealed about the 2017 Chevy Trax SUV concept vehicle. It is generally a heavily packed or equipped with plenty of features since its release, as compared to its predecessors. There is also better handling on steering with an improved sleeker body for good space and comfort. It is definitely a great improvement and creative model with great fuel saving than its predecessors.