Buyers looking for a great urban runabout should take a good look at the 2020 Chevrolet Trax. This subcompact SUV is roomy, yet small enough to maneuver in and out of tight city spaces. One reason the Trax is such a popular model at dealers like the Greenacres Chevrolet dealership is the Trax’s attractive, sporty styling. The fun-to-drive Trax is available with a price tag that won’t break the bank, making it a great value for students or anyone on a budget looking for a reliable vehicle.
When you visit a dealership like the Greenacres Chevrolet dealer and step inside the Trax, you’ll be impressed by its smartly designed interior, which is organized to make the most use of the available space. There’s great visibility from the driver’s position and the driver and passengers will appreciate the comfortable seating. The Chevrolet MyLink system makes it easy to connect your smartphone.
The 2020 Chevrolet Trax has room for five passengers. Buyers can choose from one of three models: LS, LT and Premier. All trim levels are powered by a 1.4-liter turbo-four engine that produces 138 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque, paired with a six-speed automatic gearbox. Front-wheel drive is standard and drivers can opt for all-wheel drive. The Trax is very fuel-efficient, with EPA-estimated fuel economy rated at 26 mpg city/31 mpg highway with front-wheel drive and 24 mpg city/29 mpg highway when equipped with all-wheel drive.*
We’ll examine the 2020 Trax trim levels and explain their features.
The LS is the base trim, but it still comes with a nice set of features. Standard features include cloth upholstery, automatic headlights, 16-inch steel wheels (alloy wheels for models with AWD), power-adjustable side mirrors, driver power lumbar adjustment, a 60/40-split folding rear seat, air conditioning, keyless entry, a rearview camera and a tilt/telescoping steering wheel. Technology features that come standard include a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a Wi-Fi hotspot, two USB ports, Bluetooth and OnStar.
Step up to the LT and you’ll get upgraded cloth upholstery, improved headlights and LED taillights, LED daytime running lights, heated mirrors, roof rails, remote start, cruise control, a 110-volt AC outlet in the rear and satellite radio. LT models with front-wheel drive come with alloy wheels.
The LT trim has four option packages. The Driver Confidence package includes rear parking sensors. blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert. The LT Convenience package gets keyless ignition and entry, a six-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, synthetic leather inserts, premium cloth upholstery and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. The Sun and Sound package adds a sunroof and a seven-speaker Bose audio system. The Redline Edition comes with black exterior accents and 18-inch alloy wheels with red accent stripes.
The top-line Premier includes the above option packages as standard equipment, except for the Redline Edition. Standard features include faux leather seats, 18-inch wheels, fog lights, heated front seats, forward collision warning, lane departure warning and an auto-dimming mirror.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2020 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.