New Mazda CX-3 Merrillville, IN

The Mazda CX-3 vs. The Chevy Trax

One of the favorite models on our lot in Merrillville, IN is the Mazda CX-3, a compact SUV that delivers value, thrills, and convenience to each driver that gets behind its wheel. In fact, we're so confident that this model is the perfect recipe of what drivers considering this class are looking for that we compared it to another model, the Chevy Trax, proving it, so see the highlights below!

In what areas did we find the biggest differences between the Mazda CX-3 and Chevy Trax?

Overall Value

Not only does the Mazda CX-3 have a lower starting price than the Chevy Trax, so much so that its second trim level is under $300 pricier than the base model of the Trax, but the Mazda CX-3 also comes standard with a better suite of features, like blind spot monitoring and an electric parking brake, than the Trax. Plus, it's engine is more efficient, so it's a model that will save Gary, IN drivers in the short- and long-term.

Engineering and Performance

The engineering has always been a major selling point of Mazda models, as Valparaiso car shoppers expect from a brand with the tagline Zoom-Zoom, and it shows in the Mazda CX-3. Each model is only available with one engine, but the Mazda CX-3 has more horsepower, a tighter turning radius, and a lower curb weight than the Chevy Trax, which all combine to make the Mazda CX-3 one of the most graceful cars the company ever crafted.

Technology Features

Whether it's the technology of the suite of safety features, like the ones mentioned above that helped the 2018 Mazda CX-3 earn a 2018 Top Safety Pick honor from the IIHS, exterior features, like LED lights with an adaptive lighting system, or interior tech, like the Active Driving Display, Hammond, IN car shoppers will that the Mazda CX-3 is smarter than the Chevy Trax, so difficult drives are more easily handled.

This is a lot of info to process, so if any questions about the Mazda CX-3 come up or you want to test it out, contact us today, and we can help you through it!