10 Best Fuel-Efficient SUVs For 2016

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9. 2016 Chevrolet Trax

About

The Chevrolet Trax is a fuel-efficient crossover model that maximizes cargo room while also minimizing its footprint. The car is not only excellent in snowy areas but it also performs well on muddy and rain soaked roads. The all-wheel drive is a must-have for moms in snow belt regions and this car has just been designed to offer a memorable driving experience.

Exterior Features

With the parking ease of a compact car the athletic stance of the Trax is surprisingly agile and eye catching.

There is a dual port grille along with chrome accenting and swept back headlights. 16″ aluminium wheels come as standard but with the LTZ model these are replaced with 18″ standard aluminium wheels.

Interior Features

With so many storage areas, 4-way adjustable driver’s seat with power lumbar and 60/40 split rear folding seats you’re guaranteed comfort as well as space. The steering wheel is multi-functional and 3-spoke.

Technology

Chevrolet MyLink with a 7″diagonal color touch screen, and a communication system come as standard and also turns the Chevy Trax into a moving 4G hotspot. MyLink allows the driver access to a many apps through the touchscreen. OnStar with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi hotspot, remote key less entry, all come as standard in the 2016 Trax.

Engine/ Fuel Efficiency

With a 1.4 liter ECOTEC turbo engine and a 6-speed automatic transmission as standard the Trax can reach an acceleration of 0-100 in 10.3 seconds and a 138 horsepower. Its top speed is 121 mph and the torque is 148 lb-ft 1,850 – 4,900 rpm.

Safety

Airbags, knee protectors, LATCH systems, safety belt pretensioners, tire pressure monitoring and StabiliTrak – a stability control system come as standard with the option to upgrade your model to avail of the park assist features that are optional.

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