With redesigned look and tuned engine, new 2018 Chevrolet Trax is going to be more exciting crossover. Nevertheless, this is one of the most favorite models in Chevy lineup, but that keeps engineers and designers to work even harder to make SUV better. Price is attractive, as well as features list inside the cabin, while exterior is eye-catching. New engine is also possible for upcoming Trax, but confirmation is still missing part of information about crossover.
2018 Chevrolet Trax redesign
Upcoming SUV could be heavily modified comparing to current model. However, new design does not bring new generation, which is planned after 2020. Exterior appearance have some parts took from previous edition of crossover, and add many new details. We still don’t know all details, but it will be announced soon, probably at some of the big upcoming car shows. Interior is also revisited and heavily changed. We’ve heard that 2018 Chevrolet Trax is getting new dashboard, seats and cargo area is going to be increased. MyLink is going to be added to infotainment system, and it features large touch-screen display. Collision detectors and anti-theft remote warning are new safety parts, as well as anti skid brakes and air bags.
2018 Chevrolet Trax engine
Under the hood of the 2018 Chevrolet Trax we will find 1.4-l I-4 drivetrain. This is the only one engine announced and known for upcoming crossover, but there is possibility for this compact vehicle to get some stronger unit. From this source, new Trax can deliver 140 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque. This I-4, or any other engine later added to lineup, will be mater to a 6-speed automatic transmission, which sends power to front wheels by default, or all wheels optionally. Around 9 seconds takes to reach 60 mph from stop and estimated fuel economy is around 28 mpg combined for FWD models, and 26 mpg for all-wheel drive system.
2018 Chevrolet Trax release and price
The 2018 Chevrolet Trax could be unveiled by the end of 2016. Company will clearly do it at some of the big car shows. And price is estimated around $27,000 for base unit, or $30,000 for AWD models. However, we will know more when company announce specs and pricing.