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The 2013 Chevrolet Trax won’t be sold in the United States after its world debut next month during the 2012 Paris Motor Show, as the carmaker recently said.

According to the guys at the insideline.com, the 2013 Chevrolet Trax won’t be sold in the United States and the crossover is aimed towards the Old Continent, where it will also be presented for the first time, during the 2012 Paris Motor Show, next month.

“We are content with (the) current portfolio crossovers” as Michael T. Albano, a Chevrolet spokesman, recently told the insideline.com.

Chevrolet says that the Trax crossover will be a direct competitor for the Skoda Yeti and the model will be offered with a choice of three engines, which includes a 1.4 liter gasoline, a 1.6 liter gasoline and a 1.7 liter turbo diesel. Besides the standard front-wheel drive, the 2013 Chevrolet Trax will also hit the market with optional all-wheel drive, on versions equipped with the 1.4 liter turbocharged engine or with the 1.7 liter turbo diesel unit. The upper versions of the 2013 Chevrolet Trax will get goodies such as the Chevrolet MyLink system. More details on the new GM crossover will be announced next month, during the Paris Motor Show.