The compact crossover has a fresh look and new equipment.

After debuting the updated 2017 Chevrolet Trax earlier this year, the company reveals that the refreshed model starts at $21,895, which includes $895 destination. The base LS trim is front-wheel drive, and it runs $23,395 with all-wheel drive. They arrive at dealers this fall.

Upgrading to the LT or new Premier trim, which replaces the LTZ, adds halogen projector headlamps with LED running lights. The LT starts at $23,795 or $25,295 for the all-wheel drive version. The Premier also gets leatherette seating, improved interior trim, and 18-inch wheels. It starts at $26,995 and tops out at $28,495 with all-wheel drive.

All trims of the updated Trax have a new look with an updated front end that includes a dual port grille and new headlights. At the rear, there are smaller changes to the bumper and taillights. Inside, drivers find a new instrument panel and an available seven-inch MyLink infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.

The little crossover has more safety tech, too. Even base models get a rearview camera. There also optional systems like Forward Collision Alert, Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Lane Departure Warning.

The powertrain remains the same. The Trax still uses a turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder with 138 horsepower (102 kilowatts) and 148 pound-feet (200 Newton-meters) of torque. A six-speed automatic gearbox is the only available transmission.

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Restyled Chevrolet Trax Priced From $21,895

Premium packaging offered at a low price

 

HERE’S THE STORY

Redesigned for 2017 and priced from $21,895, the Chevrolet Trax packages premium features at an exceptional price. The 2017 Trax boasts a new athletic, contemporary design inside and out with remarkable cargo versatility, while offering a host of new available safety features and a new infotainment system — with available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. The Trax reinforces Chevrolet’s commitment to offering the latest technology at an entry level in the fastest-growing segment in the industry.

 

The Trax lineup in North America is offered in LS, LT and Premier trims.

 

PRICE

Starting at $21,895 MSRP, including $895 destination fee

(Excluding tax, title, license and dealer fees)

 

Trim      Drivetrain      Price

LS          FWD    $21,895

LT           FWD    $23,795

Premier   FWD    $26,995

LS           AWD   $23,395

LT            AWD   $25,295

Premier   AWD   $28,495

 

ON SALE

Fall 2016

 

QUOTABLE

“The 2017 Chevy Trax offers advanced technology, premium features and comprehensive safety in a small SUV package,” said Steve Majoros, director of marketing, Chevrolet Cars and Crossovers. “The Trax is positioned to deliver exactly what our customers want: the latest technologies in the fastest-growing segment in the industry.”

 

NEW FOR 2017

  • All-new front-end appearance with Chevrolet’s new proportioned dual port grille
  • Premier replaces LTZ model
  • Sleek halogen headlamps on LT and Premier (halogen reflector projector headlamps on LS)
  • Refreshed rear fascia and sculpted taillamps
  • LED signature lighting on LT and Premier models
  • Premium interior centered around the new instrument panel featuring a new gauge display with analog speedometer and tachometer readouts and digital displays from a standard driver information center
  • Dual cockpit design with chrome accents
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility with new Chevrolet MyLink 7-inch-diagonal color touch radio
  • Keyless open and start
  • New-design 18-inch aluminum wheels on Premier models

 

FAST FACTS

  • Nearly 60 percent of Trax customers are female — the highest percentage in Chevrolet’s entire lineup

 

Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of the world's largest car brands, doing business in more than 115 countries and selling more than 4.0 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides customers with fuel-efficient vehicles that feature engaging performance, design that makes the heart beat, passive and active safety features and easy-to-use technology, all at a value. More information on Chevrolet models can be found at www.chevrolet.com.

 

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