16 model 2015 Honda Fit Review

small SUVs Americans Can't Seem To Get Enough Of Them And An Entirely New Crop Of Mini Utes Has Recently Sprouted From A Variety Of Manufacturers And This Here At Chevys Play The Versatile All-wheel Drive Tracks It Happens From Time To Time An Automaker Introduces A Model Crafted For Overseas Markets And Then The Winds Of Change Blow And Before You Know It It's Running Around On Our Turf Such Is The Case With This Korean Source Tracks Which Was Slated For Global Distribution Upon Its Introduction In 2012, But Not In The United States Well Here It Is For The 2015 Model Year Giving Chevy Another Subcompact This Time In Jacked-up SUV Guys Its Sister Vehicle The On-court Has Been A Surprise Runaway Hit For Buick And GM Is Trying To Recreate That Magic For The Chevy Brand With A More Attainable Price Point, If You're Familiar With The Encore The Traxxas Stat Sheet Looks Very Familiar A Modern 1.4 Liter Turbo For Paired With A 6-speed Auto Provides The Power To The Front Or In This Case All Four Wheels With A Body Controlled By Macpherson Struts In The Front And A Torsion Beam In The Rear It's Marketed As A City Smart Runabout With The Utility Of An SUV And Agility Of A Compact Car Available In Three Trims This Here Is The Bread And, Butter LT Model Priced From Twenty Four Thousand Eight Twenty With All-wheel Drive Vehicles Like This Such As The Upcoming Mazda Cx-3 And Honda HRV Make Their Living By Offering Max Space In A Small Package With Modern Tech And Great Fuel Economy At An Affordable Price And By And Large The Tracks Meets Those Criteria Included In The Price Is A Healthy Though Not Class-leading 48 Cubic Feet Of Cargo Room With The Rear Seats Folded The Chevy MyLink System With A 7-inch Touchscreen Onstar With Turn-by-turn Driving Directions Siri Eyes Free And More And Competitive Though Again Not Class-leading Fuel Economy Of 24 Mpg City 31 Highway And Priced At 25,000 315 As Tested With The LT Plus Package It Delivers An MSRP Slotted Within The Ballpark Of Its Anticipated Competitors This Grouping Adds A Power Driver Seat Combo Cloth Leatherette Seats A Leather Wrap Steering Wheel And Rear Park Assist The First Two Years Of Maintenance Are Also Included It Distinguishes Itself From The Others By Posing With More Of An SUV Stance Traditional Utility Styling And At All Seating Position With A Driving Experience Tuned For Quiet Comfort It Standards 16 Inch Tires With Tall Sidewalls Deliver A Sumptuous Ride Quality And The 138 Horse Engine And It's 148 Pound-feet Of Torque Mind Its Manners With A Pleasing Refined Power Delivery, But Have You Ever Heard The Teddy Roosevelt Quote That Comparison Is The Thief Of Joy Well That Pretty Much Bikes The Tracks Right In Its Tracks Chevy Likes To Tout The Tracks As Cargo Capacity In Multitude Of Storage Areas And Indeed You'd Be Surprised By Just How Much You Can Jam In Here, But The Scratch Prone Hard Plastics And Drab Interior Make Me Wonder What It Will Look Like In Five Years Now This LT Trim Has Decent Features, But There's An Overall Unflattering Cheapness To The Tracks That Turns Me Off No Matter How My Eyes Frame It. I Just Don't See Anything, But From Being Budget Styled Here And When You Compare It To The Swoopy Mazda Cx-3 For Example Well There Goes Your Joy The Rear Seat Room Is Okay With Me Cutouts In The Front Seat Backs And The Front Seats Treat You Well With Soft Support, But Outside Of The MyLink System And A Cool Gauge Display It Just Doesn't Feel Like 2015 In Here And This Home For The Single USB Port Drove My Wife Nuts As There's No Guide For The Cord To Live Outside Of The Cubby The Built-in Bring Go App Adds Navigation Via A 99 Cent Download To Your Smartphone, If You Choose To Not Continue Your OnStar Six Month Free Trial The 2015 Chevy Trax Offers A New Take On Small Without Much That's New For Test Drive Now Calm.

I'm Steve Hamis.