What Makes the Mazda CX-3 a Better Compact SUV Than the Chevy Trax?

There are plenty of reasons why car shoppers settle upon a compact SUV when they're searching for a new car, but one reason that almost all of these drivers mention is the versatility that the models provide. Whether it's five passengers setting out on a long road trip or two making short trips from one apartment to another on moving day, the vehicles of this class are ready to help.

Once you've decided that this is the class for you, all you have to do is choose from the plethora of options! To make this part of the process easier, we've highlighted a few ways that one of our favorite compact SUVs, the Mazda CX-3, compares to the Chevy Trax, so click the link or read on to see how they stack up!

All car shoppers are looking for the best value when buying a new car, and the Mazda CX-3 is the clear winner in this regard as it has a lower starting price while offering a more extensive suite of standard features, like a blind spot monitor system. It's safety features like that and others like the adaptive lighting system that earned the 2018 Mazda CX-3 a 2018 Top Safety Pick award from the IIHS, which they didn’t give to the Chevy Trax.

Most drivers are also looking for a car that doesn’t hesitate to accelerate when you hit the gas, and the Mazda CX-3, which has more horsepower and is lighter than the Chevy Trax, is an incredibly fun car to operate as it also handles better than the Trax.

We hope this helps on your quest for a new car, and if you're considering a compact SUV, you should come down to Art Hill Mazda today to take the Mazda CX-3 for a spin!