2017 Chevrolet Trax vs 2017 Honda HR-V
The Chevy Trax took the compact crossover SUV class by storm when it debuted in 2015. Now, the 2017 Chevrolet Trax looks to continue that momentum thanks to its impressive power, fuel efficiency, versatility and comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. And we’ve got it all right here at Jack Burford Chevy near Lexington, Kentucky.
But in order to reach the top of the compact crossover SUV mountain, the 2017 Chevy Trax is going to have to out-perform, outclass and outdo the competition in what’s become a very crowded segment. That includes competition like the 2017 Honda HR-V. So, does the new Chevy Trax have what it takes to overtake the new Honda HR-V? Let’s find out as we pit the 2017 Chevrolet Trax versus the 2017 Honda HR-V in a head-to-head comparison.
|2017 Chevrolet Trax||VS||2017 Honda HR-V|
|138 HP||Horsepower||141 HP|
|148 lb-ft.||Torque||127 lb-ft.|
|25 MPG||City Gas Mileage||25 MPG|
|33 MPG||Highway Gas Mileage||33 MPG|
Advantages of the 2017 Chevrolet Trax
As you can see from the table above, the 2017 Chevrolet Trax and the 2017 Honda HR-V are very similar in terms of power and fuel efficiency. But the 2017 Chevy Trax still holds the advantage. It’s true the new HR-V can provide an inconsequential three more horsepower than the new Trax, but the 2017 Trax blows the 2017 HR-V away in terms of torque. The new Chevy Trax can provide 148 pound-feet of torque compared to only 127 pound-feet of torque from the new Honda HR-V.
The power advantage of the 2017 Chevrolet Trax becomes even more glaring when you consider both models get the exact same gas mileage. That’s right, both the 2017 Chevy Trax and the 2017 Honda HR-V get 25 miles per gallon in the city and 33 miles per gallon on the highway.
If you’d like to know more about the 2017 Chevrolet Trax and everything it brings to the table, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Jack Burford Chevy staff near Lexington, KY.