Compare 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer vs 2020 Chevrolet Trax

2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer vs 2020 Chevrolet Trax
2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer 2020 Chevrolet Trax

  Engine

1.2L Turbo I-3 1.4L Turbo I-4

  Horsepower

137 138

  MPG (City/Highway)

28/31 * 26/31 *

2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer vs 2020 Chevrolet Trax

Serving Lyons, IL

Over the last decade, subcompact crossover SUVs have become increasingly popular and have come to be a better fit for many compared to larger SUVs. The versatile vehicles still offer spacious interiors and represent a great value. The Chevrolet Trailblazer and the Chevrolet Trax are some of the most popular subcompact SUVs available in the market today. Both vehicles are well-engineered and come equipped with some of the most advanced tech features available in the market today.

Performance

The Chevrolet Trailblazer is available with two potent engine options: a turbocharged 1.2-liter and a turbocharged 1.3-liter engine that generates 155 horsepower. The 5-seater SUV comes standard with a continuously variable automatic transmission, but there is an optional 9-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle offers excellent fuel economy ratings at 28 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway. The Trax is powered by a turbocharged 4-cylinder engine mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission to put out 138 horsepower. It earns fuel efficiency ratings of 26 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway, which is beyond the average for a car in the class. With the all-wheel-drive setup, it gets 24 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.

Appearance

The Chevy Trax and the Chevy Trailblazer carry an elegant, sleek design that is not only appealing to the eye but also very practical in allowing ample space for roomy interiors. The Trailblazer has a sporty profile and comes with a redesigned, bold, and stylish grille. The Trax does not stand out like the Trailblazer. However, it boasts well-rounded corners and beautiful headlight design.

Features

Both the Trax and the Trailblazer come well packed with a wide assortment of safety and convenience tech features. The Chevrolet Trax is fitted with a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system that offers clear and crisp graphics and an intuitive, user-friendly interface. It comes standard with Apple Carplay, Android Auto, and a Wi-Fi hotspot. The Trax also boasts of several optional diver assistance features, which include a lane departure warning, forward collision warning, rear parking sensors, rear cross-traffic alert, and blind-spot monitoring.

The Chevrolet Trailblazer houses, as standard, a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay integration and SiriusXM. This advanced system allows two users to connect their phones to it via Bluetooth concurrently. The Trailblazer also comes equipped with a comprehensive list of standard active features, which include a forward collision alert, an automatic emergency braking system, lane-keeping assist, lane departure warning, and a front pedestrian braking. Additional optional features include adaptive cruise control, a rear park assist and a rear cross-traffic alert.

All in all, both SUVs are competent and affordable. For more information, you can contact us or visit our dealership, and our very able team will be more than ready to offer you all the support you need.

* EPA-estimated. Actual mileage may vary.