Q. What is the launch date of Chevrolet Trax SUV in India?
Ans: It is quite early to comment whether the Chevy Trax SUV will make its way to the Indian car market. The vehicle was speculated to be launched in the market by the early 2015; however, the company dropped its plans. At the 2014 Auto Expo, the company unveiled the Adra compact SUV concept. If Trax comes to India, it will be priced in the range of Rs. 10-15 lakh which is quite high considering the current market scenario.
Q. What is the mileage of Chevrolet Trax in City and Highway?
Ans: The petrol version of the SUV is likely to return a good fuel economy of around 13kmpl in city driving conditions and 18kmpl on highways. The oil burner is likely to be more fuel efficient; we expect it to return about 17-20kmpl of mileage.
Q. Tell me about new Chevrolet Trax’s power?
Ans: Under the hood, the SUV gets the 1.4-litre turbocharged ECOTEC engine that churns out a maximum power output o 138bhp and 200Nm of top torque. The diesel version is likely to get the 1.3-litre Multi-Jet engine producing 77bhp of power. GM might also introduce the powerful 1.7-litre engine, but it will make it a pricy product.
Q. What is the new generation Chevrolet Trax price?
Ans: The SUV will not be a sub-4 metre product, so we expect it to be priced in the range of Rs. 10-15 lakh.
Q. What are new Chevrolet Trax safety and other features?
Ans: The top-of-the line variant of this SUV are likely to get several advanced safety features including ABS with EBD and brake assist, stability control, hill descent control, airbags and many more. The entry level models are expected to get driver side airbag as standard safety equipment.
Q. Tell me about new Chevrolet Trax SUV engine options?
Ans: This SUV will be offered in both petrol and diesel guise. While the petrol version will get the 1.4-litre turbocharged engine, the oil burner will be propelled by either 1.7-litre or 1.3-litre Multi-jet engine.
Q. Will new Chevrolet Trax come in diesel engine?
Ans: Yes, if it comes to India it will get the 1.3-litre multi jet engine or by the 1.7-litre naturally aspirated engine.
Q. Will new Chevrolet Trax SUV come in automatic transmission gearbox?
Ans: Yes, the petrol version of the SUV gets an automatic transmission while the 1.7L diesel might also feature an optional auto gearbox.
Q. Will new Chevrolet Trax come in LPG or CNG versions?
Ans: No, it will only be made available in both petrol and diesel guise.
Q. How is the performance of Chevrolet Trax SUV?
Ans: Well, the petrol version of the SUV will get the powerful 1.4-litre turbocharged engine that churns out a max power output of 138bhp and 200Nm of top torque. This engine performs well and there is no NVH (Noise, Vibration and Harshness) problem with this variant. On the other hand, its oil burner is likely to get the tried and trusted 1.3-litre Multi-jet engine that also powers the Chevrolet Enjoy MPV. This engine is known for its high performance and fuel efficiency. There is not lag issue with this engine.
Q. Which engine will power Chevrolet Trax diesel?
Ans: The diesel version of the SUV is likely to get the 1.3-litre multi-jet engine that also powers the Chevy’s Enjoy MPV; however, the company might also launch the powerful 1.7-litre naturally aspirated engine.
Q. Explain Chevrolet Trax Exterior and Design?
Ans: The Trax SUV looks like a stripped down version of the Captiva SUV, as both products appear to share most of the designing and styling cues. The vehicle features an aggressive flared wheels arches, typical Chevrolet bow-tie and macho stance, which gives the SUV aggressive and sporty character.
Q. Explain Chevrolet Trax SUV interior?
Ans: Inside the cabin, the vehicle gets stylish looking dashboard, leather seats on top variants, multi-functional steering wheel and many more. The cabin is spacious enough to carry five adults with utmost comfort. It also has several utility spaces across the interiors such as cup holders, bottle holders, door pockets, and others.
Q. Will Chevrolet Trax launch in India?
Ans: Well, it is quite early to comment whether GM will launch the Trax compact SUV in India or not. We expect that the company, instead of this SUV, will bring the Adra based model in the country.
Q. What is the boot space of Chevrolet Trax?
Ans: This SUV has a boot space of 533-litres, which is more than sufficient to accommodate 4-5 suitcases. The luggage carrying capacity can be extended up to 1371-litres by folding the rear seats.
Q. What is the ground clearance of Chevrolet Trax?
Ans: The vehicle has ground clearance of 157mm in international markets; however, for the Indian market we expect it to get a ground clearance of around 170-180mm.