2017 Nissan Juke vs 2017 Chevrolet Trax
As much as we want driving to be fun, this is an activity that can't help but get subjected to the mundane activities of daily living. Your daily grind, whether it's to work or school, is not necessarily filled with excitement, and that is okay, That's life. Sometimes, however, you can take a break from the Point A to Point B living and go off on a number of different adventures when you get the chance. It is important to strike a balance in life, a balance between work and play. You want to find a vehicle that can satisfy both of these areas for you. Crossover SUVs tend to be a good option for such a balance, as they themselves are a happy medium between full-size SUVs and smaller cars. These vehicles are out there roaming the roads in large numbers today, so you have plenty of choices. Which one is right for you? Let's take a look at the 2017 Nissan Juke vs the 2017 Chevrolet Trax.
|2017 Nissan Juke S||vs||2017 Chevrolet Trax LS|
|188 HP||Horsepower||138 HP|
|28/32 City/Hwy MPG||Fuel Economy||25/33 City/Hwy MPG|
|Standard||Cruise Control||Available on Higher Trims|
More horsepower and better fuel economy with the 2017 Juke
For the sake of this comparison, we will be looking at the base model of each vehicle. When you are looking for any kind of SUV or crossover, you want to be sure you are getting a peppy, potent ride. Even with the entry level models, such as the Juke and the Trax, you still want to feel the power when you're behind the wheel. The 2017 Nissan Juke delivers 188 horsepower right out of the gate, far surpassing the 138-horsepower output of the base model 2017 Trax. Does that mean the Juke will be less efficient? No, it does not. The fuel economy of these two vehicles is quite similar, with the Juke having the edge on the city streets.
Both vehicles come standard with a camera that helps give you eyes in the back of your head while you are in reverse, but between these two models, only the Juke comes standard with something as basic as cruise control. In 2017, cruise control is still not standard across all makes and models, but you will find it in the base Juke.
With horsepower, efficiency, and style to spare, the 2017 Nissan Juke is a great way to navigate the mundane as well as the extraordinary.