Chevrolet Trax

Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016


CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights — automakers have their work cut out for them.… Read More

Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights — automakers have their work cut out for them.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015-2016 Chevrolet Sonic and Trax, 2013-2015 Spark

By Matt Schmitz on June 20, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 19,000 model-year 2015-16 Chevrolet Sonic subcompact cars and Trax SUVs, and model-year 2013-15 Spark hatchbacks, all equipped with Bring Your Own Media radio The Problem: The radios may fail to provide an audible warning chime when… Read More

2017 Chevrolet Trax Video

By Kelsey Mays on February 12, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet's tiny SUV is not our favorite — in fact, the 2016 Chevrolet Trax lost Cars.com's Subcompact SUV Challenge — but an update for 2017 could fix that. The new Trax made its debut at the 2016 Chicago… Read More

2017 Chevrolet Trax Photo Gallery

By Matt Schmitz on February 12, 2016

CARS.COM — The good thing about finishing dead last in Cars.com's Subcompact SUV Challenge is that you have nowhere to go but up. So with its 2017 update, the Chevrolet Trax is hoping to make up lost ground with refreshed… Read More

2017 Chevrolet Trax: First Impressions

By Aaron Bragman on February 11, 2016

CARS.COM — Not even two years into the Trax's model run, Chevrolet has introduced a refreshed version of its subcompact SUV. The new 2017 model features an updated interior as well as new front and rear styling. More 2016 Chicago Auto… Read More

2016 Chicago Auto Show What You Missed: Day One

By Matt Schmitz on February 11, 2016

CARS.COM — On a day when gas prices reached $1.70 a gallon — a February low not seen in a dozen years — it should come as no surprise that automakers are putting SUVs and pickup trucks front and center.… Read More

2017 Chevrolet Trax: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on February 10, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: Fiat 500X, Mazda CX-3, Jeep Renegade, Honda HR-V Looks like: The current Trax with a Malibu nose job Drivetrain: 138-horsepower, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder; six-speed automatic; front- or all-wheel drive Hits dealers: Fall 2016 The Chevrolet Trax has… Read More

Chevrolet to Debut Updated Trax, New Camaro Package at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger on January 28, 2016

CARS.COM — Chevrolet was early to the subcompact SUV party, but its Trax was hardly a favorite, earning last place in Cars.com's Subcompact SUV Challenge. For 2017, the automaker plans to revise the Trax, and the new model will make… Read More

Chevrolet Adds Midnight Edition to the 2016 Trax

By Kelsey Mays on December 29, 2015

CARS.COM — Blacked-out styling packages are hardly new, but a number of cars now offer them. The latest to get the treatment is Chevrolet's subcompact Trax SUV, which adds a Midnight Edition for 2016. Related: What's the Best Subcompact SUV?… Read More

What's the Best Subcompact SUV?

By Patrick Olsen on November 30, 2015

The subcompact SUV category is nearly a brand-new car segment. More than half of the entries have been on sale for less than a year. We discovered while testing this group that it's really a collection of compromises. While they… Read More