All Trax Reviews


5 reasons why the Chevy Trax is an ideal crossover to live in

You can live in your car but you can’t drive your house, right? Or at least that’s what every gearhead tells their wife or girlfriend when they try to justify the amount of money they spend on their ride. We’re not saying that you should base your car purchase on its livability. But with the appalling […]

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Watch: A review of the Chevrolet Trax

Crossovers designed for urban trekking are becoming more popular with buyers who demand more ground clearance and storage space from their vehicles. The Chevrolet Trax certainly fits that mold. With its 1.4-liter turbo engine, respectable roominess, and electric power steering, it presents a tempting package to those in the market for a practical car. But what’s […]

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Chevrolet Trax is the ideal family car for the modern Filipino family

If there’s one car people should be paying more attention to, it is Chevrolet’s Trax. The overall packaging is ingenious, the powertrain is impressive, the space is very good and versatile inside, and the price is very competitive. The Trax is built atop Chevrolet’s Gamma II platform, which also underpins the AVeo and Sonic subcompact […]

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Finding traction in the crossover segment

MANILA, Philippines – The sub-P1 million subcompact crossover segment, virtually non-existent just a few years ago, is the hot ticket now—what with the emergence of the Nissan Juke, the Hyundai i20 Cross Sport, the Honda HR-V, and this month’s Chevrolet Trax tester within a span of just a few months of each other. Size-wise, they […]

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On the right Trax with Miss Vodka & Mr. Dimitri

Mom, the driver” — that is how my doggies would describe me, if they could speak. It was one of those days where the sun was shining, the birds were chirping and the roads were calling; so, too, were Dimitri the Schnauzer and Vodka the Bichon. We had the Chevrolet Trax for the weekend and […]

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Gameplan Must-try: Trampoline Park

When was the last time you did something for the first time?

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URBAN TRAILS: The Maginhawa Food Crawl, Revisited

One car, one amazing stretch of restaurants, and a lot of burping along the way

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LADIES SPEAK: The Elements of a Truly Pogi Ride

Cars and being knowledgeable about them are exclusive guy skills—so they say! Let’s not discount the lovely ladies here because, believe it or not, some of them are actually better than a lot of guys when it comes to auto knowledge! It might not always be the technical stuff, but one thing’s for sure: these […]

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URBAN TRAILS: Get Fit, Kapitolyo-Style

With cuisines from all over the world readily accessible in one neighborhood, Kapitolyo’s food culture is definitely top-notch. But aside from great eats, the locale is also known for cultivating a culture of fitness, what with all the gyms, wellness centers and, of course, healthy restaurants. When going around Kapitolyo, you want a versatile ride […]

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Gameplan: Meet 4 of Manila’s driven yuppies

MANILA, Philippines – Dealing with problems, learning to adjust and simply finding your identity can be quite hard when you’re in your 20s. That’s why it’s always nice to know that there are a number of young professionals who, as young as they are, are driven with passion in their respective fields and are putting […]

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#UrbanTrails: The Chevy Trax

Choosing a car is a personal statement, a reflection of you. But “you” are complex: you can be both practical and lavish, understated yet elaborate, single-minded but also versatile. Given that singular labels can’t define who you are, your choice of car should be the first thing to reflect your multi-faceted being. Choose a ride […]

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Chevrolet Philippines Launches the All-New 2016 Chevrolet Trax

In a move to expand its product line of versatile vehicles, Chevrolet Philippines unveiled its new contender in the crossover SUV segment – the 2016 Chevrolet Trax. The new Chevy city-smart SUV is built on a global platform and has already been launched in the US, Canada and Korea. The Trax suits the urban lifestyle […]

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Good things come in compact packages

MANILA, Philippines – When the crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV) design made its way into the automotive market, nobody expected it to be such a hit so fast. The success of the new vehicle segment can be attributed to the fact that it answered the needs of a growing market: the young, adventurous urbanite. Millennials, […]

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BE FIRST – The New 2016 Chevrolet Trax

CHEVROLET introduces its first Urban Crossover SUV powered by a 1.4L Turbo engine.

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Chevrolet Philippines Unveils Trax Prices and Variants

The new 1.4 liter turbocharged Urban SUV combines style, substance and smarts -highlights Chevrolet’s product portfolio reinforcement in the Philippines. Chevrolet unveiled today the prices of its highly anticipated Chevrolet Urban SUV – The New 2016 Chevrolet Trax. The 2016 Chevrolet Trax is a new breed of SUV designed especially for city life that combines […]

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Setting a new standard for crossovers

Everybody wants to go smaller to lessen fuel consumption and improve weight management for better overall efficiency. Automakers have been cutting down on engine displacement like you’ve been cutting down on carbs to free up some space for the holiday feast. It’s all well and good on paper, but as soon as you get behind […]

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Chevrolet PH officially launches 2016 Chevrolet Trax

The much awaited Chevrolet Urban SUV – 2016 Chevrolet Trax was officially launched last October 14, 2015 at The Palace Pool Club, Bonifacio Global City. The 2016 Chevrolet Trax is a new breed of SUV designed especially for city life that combines style, substance and smarts to provide drivers the versatility of an SUV and […]

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Chevrolet Philippines Unveils The All-New Turbocharged Chevrolet Trax

The global market is saturated with crossovers, and now, even small crossovers are on the rise. People are simply trading in length and width for extra height. It’s not surprising, considering most people appreciate the taller ride height of a crossover, and the added versatility and practicality only a tall vehicle can offer. With the […]

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First Drive: 2015 Chevrolet Trax in Detroit

The city of Detroit doesn’t exactly conjure up images of picturesque landscapes or scenic vistas. Many are more likely to imagine row upon row of factories and densely populated urban areas. In spite of these preconceived notions, we found ourselves driving along rolling hills, with manicured lawns on either side and lofty garage houses that […]

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Chevrolet Trax crossover is available in a paint job called…Boracay Blue

General Motors International brought us to Michigan to test-drive the soon-to-be-launched Chevrolet Trax. You will recall that The Covenant Car Company Inc. displayed the Trax at this year’s Manila International Auto Show back in April to sort of test market reception. The good news is that the small crossover SUV is indeed coming to our […]

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Taste of suburbia Chevrolet Trax

Mention the city of Detroit and images of snow-covered sidewalks, steam escaping from manhole covers and smoking chimneys of car factories come to mind. Yet here we were, just a short drive from the Motor City, having a picnic in the verdant rolling hills and serene little lakes of Rochester County. We drove here in […]

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Chevrolet PH to introduce Trax subcompact crossover SUV in October

We’ve already told you that General Motors International has just brought us to Michigan in the US to test-drive the Chevrolet Trax subcompact crossover SUV. And the reason, of course, is that Chevrolet Philippines (aka The Covenant Car Company Inc.) is already preparing to launch the model in October. Obviously, the distributor got good feedback […]

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Chevrolet flexes its Detroit muscle

DETROIT, Michigan — The biggest irony was that in a weekend of big V8’s rumbling under the hoods of brawny muscle cars, the big news was about a subcompact-sized crossover with a seemingly tiny 1.4-liter inline-four. We were in Detroit to test drive Chevrolet’s upcoming Trax sport utility vehicle in its corporate hometown ahead of […]

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Detroit’s allure as a motorcity has evolved through time

DETROIT, Michigan—Call it the motoring way of life. Those who are at this side of journalism referred to as the beat on wheels tend to have the privilege of getting first dibs on the next available car in the market in the most sought-after destinations. It’s both a PR and marketing strategy for auto firms […]

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Humming in Motown

DETROIT, Michigan — This trip has been so awe inspiring that I even came up with a piece depicting the effects of our visit to the Motor City of America: “Seven Filipinos sitting in a van/ all of them humming songs from Motown/ Half of them were born when that music was being sung/ the […]

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Unexpected blessings

Detroit, Michigan – This trip is going to be one of my longest – shortest trips to the land of retail shopping: all of five days and by the time you read this I would already be fixing to fly back! I however am not here just to shop but to appreciate blessings that have […]

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Chevy Aims New Trax At The Right Crowd — OK, Millennials

Trax, the all-new Chevrolet compact crossover, has bolted out of the gate since its introduction in December. With its nearly 25,000 sales to date through June, the small “city-smart” SUV is outselling iconic brand nameplates like Corvette and Suburban. One reason might be the brand’s concerted effort to target U.S. millennials with a marketing campaign […]

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