The new 2022 Chevy Trax is probably aimed for younger enthusiasts. Launched in 2012, the Trax was not available in the U.S. until 2015. As for the 2022 model, the automaker is expected to make it available worldwide. For further details on the new Chevy Trax, here we have some brief information about it.
2022 Chevy Trax Exterior and Interior
It can be seen clearly that the new Chevy Trax receive several changes on the exterior. The new ride comes standard with redesigned front fascia and dual port grille on the front end. It is also noticeable that the headlights have been reshaped, while the grille now has a stretched hexagonal shape.
Unlike the current model, the fog lights on the new Trax are not as sunk in as before. The hood also looks different since the headlights are shorter. Further, the Premier trim level also gets projector headlamps with LED signature lighting.
One of the most obvious changes on the Trax’s interior is the dashboard. The pad on the new ride offers a slight overhang; it is places above the seven-inch MyLink color touch screen. The changes also cover the corner vents on the dash which now have different design.
The new 2022 Trax packs a seven-inch MyLink infotainment system. It offers connectivity via Apple CarPlay as well as Android Auto. Further, the system also is featured with a 4G LTE internet connection with Wi-Fi hotspot ability.
Every Trax will come standard with ten airbags as well as a rearview camera. Additional safety features will depend on the trim level. Some of the additional features available are side blind-zone alert, forward collision alert, rear cross-traffic alert, and lane departure warning. Further, even though the automaker has not released much about it, some reports are saying that some active safety features are probably available for certain trim levels.
Under the Hood
Regarding the drivetrain, it seems that the new Trax will not receive a new engine. Powering the new Trax will be the same 1.4 L turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The engine is capable of producing 138 horsepower and 148 pound-feet of torque. This power is the same as that of the current model.
The engine on the 2022 Chevy Trax will also be paired with the Hydra-Matic 6T40 six-speed automatic transmission. Further, the new model is equipped with all-wheel drive. For the fuel economy rating, it goes at 26 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway.