COMPARISON: 2018 Honda HR-V vs. 2018 Chevrolet Trax
2018 Honda HR-V vs. 2018 Chevrolet Trax – We will compare these two crossovers, and of course fairly. If you are a fan of Crossover, familiar with Honda HR-V and Chevrolet Trax. Both these cars have many fans, especially this year both come with a more modern and luxurious look. Actually there are many other cars that we can compare, but this time we will compare the HR-V and Trax. We compare fairly and in accordance with official data. While the choice is in your hands. Always visit our website to get official review and information about All New Honda HR-V.
The price offered by Honda HR-V and Chevrolet Trax is not too much different. Price is one of buyers attraction. If the price offered feels appropriate with the features and capabilities of the car, of course customers will not hesitate to have the car. 2018 Honda HR-V offers HR-V LX with prices starting at US $ 19,570 and the most expensive variant is the HR-V EX-L NAVI with prices starting at US $ 25,040. While the Chevrolet Trax offers starting price of US $ 21,995 (Trax LS) and for the most expensive variant is the Chevrolet Trax Premier with prices starting at US $ 28,290. You can see for yourself, Honda offers a cheaper price when compared to Chevrolet. But this price comparison certainly has its own reasons. We will give you the next comparison.
Both cars are crossover, not too big, but also not too small. Certainly the cabin space offered is not much different. But to convince you, we will give you a comparison. 2018 Honda HR-V offers dimension, Height 1605 (mm), Width 1772 (mm), Length 4291 (mm), and Wheelbase 2610 (mm) while 2018 Chevrolet Trax offers dimension Height 1673 (mm), Width 1775 (mm), Length 4257 (mm), and Wheelbase 2555 (mm). If you look at this data, then it can be said Honda HR-V has slightly larger dimensions when compared with Chevrolet Trax (only slightly difference).
Perhaps engine performance is the main focus in comparing a car. It must be admitted that a reliable engine performance will make fans more fond of a car (though not always true). But certainly, the engine is a major factor of a car. 2018 Honda HR-V offers a 1.8-liter, 16-valve, SOHC, i-VTEC, 4-cylinder engine capable of producing 141 horsepower @ 6500 rpm and also 127 lb.-ft of torque @ 4300 rpm and uses 6-speed manual transmission (MT), also available Continuously variable transmission (CVT). Honda also provides features Multi-Point Programmed Fuel Injection System (PGM-FI) and Eco Assist system that will make fuel consumption to be economical, and there is also Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System and many other features.
While 2018 Chevrolet Trax using engine type ECOTEC 1.4-liter, turbocharged, 4-cylinder capable of producing 138 horsepower @ 4900 rpm and also 148 lb.-ft. of torque @ 1850 rpm and you can control through 6-speed automatic transmission. Chevrolet also offers All-Wheel Drive for Trax (optional) and many other engine features that will make you comfortable driving. If you look at the power offered, Honda HR-V slightly superior though Honda has not used turbocharged on HR-V engine. But for the driving sensation, you can decide.
Crossover does have an adorable body shape. Trax and HR-V comes with a luxurious and modern exterior design. Both show a reliable Crossover, body shape that makes it easy to maneuver on the streets, as well as curves and lines on the body supports aerodynamic system is good. As we said earlier, exterior design offered Honda HR-V slightly larger when compared with Chevrolet Trax. If you want to know more, we will discuss the comparison of exterior design, while to determine who is better, only you can determine according to taste. But the two cars are both equally luxurious and modern as a Crossover.