GM unveiled the 2024 Chevy Trax this past October, showing off an all-new generation for the entry-level crossover. Now, GM Authority has exclusively learned when production of the 2024 Chevy Trax will officially get under way.
According to sources familiar with the matter, the start of regular production (SORP) for the 2024 Chevy Trax is set to begin in February of the 2023 calendar year. Dealers will start taking orders for the next-gen crossover early in December of the 2022 calendar year.
Incorporating Chevrolet’s latest ICE-based design language, the all-new 2024 Chevy Trax bears a striking resemblance to the larger Chevy Blazer crossover, while also boasting new exterior dimensions that are lower, longer, and wider than the preceding Trax. The new Trax is also lower, longer, and wider than the 2023 Chevy Trailblazer, as GM Authority covered previously.
Five trim levels will be offered, including LS, 1RS, LT, 2RS, and Activ, each of which incorporates its own unique styling elements and features. Wheel sizing ranges between 17, 18, and 19 inches. The cabin space is headlined by a standard 8-inch diagonal infotainment screen, with additional safety features and technology also included as standard.
As for the greasy bits, the 2024 Chevy Trax is powered by the turbocharged 1.2L I3 LIH gasoline engine, which is rated at 137 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque. Output is directed through the GM six-speed automatic transmission and put to the ground exclusively through the front wheels. Under the body panels, the 2024 Chevy Trax rides on the GM VSS-F vehicle set.
The 2024 Chevy Trax will go on sale during in the spring of the 2023 calendar year. Pricing will start at $21,495, including destination freight charge, for the base-model LS trim level. Notably, the base 2024 Chevy Trax costs less than the base 2022 Chevy Trax, the latter of which was priced at $22,895. The top of the range for the 2024 model year is occupied by the 2RS and Activ trims, both which start at $24,995.