The 2015 Chevy Trax has a turbocharged, 4-cylinder, 1.4L Ecotec paired to a six-speed automatic transmission with an estimated 138 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque. The little engine is efficient at 26 MPG city and 34 MPG highway estimates for the FWD model. It has a 100.6-inch wheelbase and wide 60.6-inch stance to give a strong, confident driving experience.
Standard safety features include a rearview camera, electronic stability control incorporating traction control and rollover mitigation features, ABS and electronic brake force distribution, cornering brake control and brake assist. There are also 10 standard airbags.
Andre Smirnov is a life-long automotive enthusiast, writer, reporter, and software engineer. He has been a contributor at TFL since 2011. When not working or spending time with the family – you can find him tinkering in the garage or simply ‘going for a drive’.