2022 Chevrolet Trax

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Key specs

Base trim shown


Body style


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Seating capacity

167.2” x 64.9”


Front-wheel drive



The good:

  • Outward visibility
  • Ride quality
  • Tall seating position
  • Multimedia features

The bad:

  • Engine noise
  • Small side mirrors
  • Lack of advanced safety features

2 trims

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  • LS


  • LT


Wondering which trim is right for you?

Our 2022 Chevrolet Trax trim comparison will help you decide.

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Notable features

  • Five-seat subcompact SUV
  • 155-hp, turbo 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine
  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • Apple CarPlay, Android Auto standard
  • Blind spot warning available

2022 Chevrolet Trax review: Our expert's take

What Is the 2022 Chevrolet Trax?

The Chevrolet Trax is a subcompact SUV that can seat up to five people — so long as the three backseat passengers don’t mind sitting close. It’s powered by a 155-horsepower, turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine that works with a six-speed automatic transmission. Front- and all-wheel-drive models are available. Competitors include the Kia Soul, Mazda CX-3 and Hyundai Venue

What’s New on the 2022 Chevrolet Trax?

The Trax’s turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine is now rated at 155 hp, versus 138 hp last year. 

What Features in the 2022 Chevrolet Trax Are Most Important?

Standard features include: 

  • 7-inch touchscreen multimedia system
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi hot spot (subscription required after free data trial)
  • 60/40-split, folding backseat
  • Fold-flat front passenger seat

Available features include: 

  • Power-adjustable driver’s seat
  • Simulated leather upholstery
  • Heated front seats
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Blind spot warning with rear cross-traffic alert

Should I Buy the 2022 Chevrolet Trax?

The Trax is worth a look if you want the taller ride height of an SUV along with the tiny footprint of an economy car. Easy to drive and park, the Trax has city-friendly dimensions, and the turbo four-cylinder drivetrain is reasonably efficient. However, the Trax is missing many important active-safety features. 

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.2
  • Interior 4.8
  • Performance 4.5
  • Value 4.8
  • Exterior 4.5
  • Reliability 4.5

Most recent consumer reviews


Good Value

Like the Auto 4 wheel drive living near Buffalo, N.Y. So far short trips only, comfortable, have the LT model good gas not fantastic, ride good because of large tires, a little stiff.


Overall Good Gas Mileage But Not Enough Room

I have this chevy trax and overall it is very good on gas. Has good speed. I don't like the back seat because there is no room. If I had to do it over again I probably would have bought a car with more inside room. But for the price this was a good buy. Especially for the gas mileage ..


Very Well Pleased!!

I have a 2022 Chevrolet Trax Lt, Bought it Brand New and now haveappro 4500 miles on it, Not a single problem so far! My Dad was sold off I n GM Products thru his life, I saw first had their Toughness and Dependability and have had several in my life time at 68 years old! I m about to retire and wanted get me a Good Reliable Vehicle for Retirement, I chose this 2022 Chevrolet Trax Lt! Love the way it drives, Very Comfortable, Love the Cruise Control, Remote Crank, XM Radio etc! Wish it got better gas milage but Still would Highly Recommend This Vehicle!!

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Based on the 2022 Chevrolet Trax base trim.
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New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Chevrolet
New car program benefits
36 months/36,000 miles
36 months/36,000 miles
60 months/60,000 miles
Roadside assistance
60 months/60,000 miles
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
5 model years or newer/up to 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
12 months/12,000 miles bumper-to-bumper original warranty, then may continue to 6 years/100,000 miles limited (depending on variables)
6 years/100,000 miles
Dealer certification required
172-point inspection
Roadside assistance
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