Chevrolet Traverse is a crossover utility vehicle that offers responsive handling and smooth cruising of a regular car as well as the high seats offered by regular truck-based SUVs. That’s why it’s fun when we see one in our Denver auto repair services.
Chevrolet Traverse has 3 trim levels which are LS, LT and the LTZ. Each trim of Traverse comes in either front-wheel or 4-wheel drive. All trims have a direct injection 3.6 L V6 engine. This engine produces up to 266 lb-ft of torque and 281 hp or 288 hp with the dual exhaust system. This particular engine is able to send power into the wheels with its 6-speed automatic transmission.
Chevrolet Traverse would standout, especially when it comes to its size. This car’s dimensions are 203.7 inches in length, 78.5 inches in width and 69.9 inches in height. It has a wheelbase of 118.9 inches and a ground clearance of 7.2 inches. Inside, it is very spacious and can carry around 7-8 individuals. Chevrolet Traverse is able to carry a maximum cargo capacity of 116.3 cu.ft. and a luggage capacity of 24.4 cu.ft.
Fuel economy is better as compared to other truck-type SUV, however, it is still less compared to average family cars. The fuel economy of Traverse is an EPA estimate of 16city/23Hwy for the 4-wheel drive and 17city/24Hwy mpg for the front-wheel drive. Given the fact that the car can hold up to 8 passengers and has a spacious interior, these numbers are good.
Chevrolet Traverse has an extensive list of available features. Features include StabiliTrak for stability control, OnStar®, SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Bluetooth wireless technology. Interior features include optional all-weather floor mats, insulation, reclining front seats, splitting bench seats, adjustable front seat, leather wrapped steering wheel, visors, programmable door locks and many more. Safety features would also include air bag system, air bag suppression, tire pressure monitors and more. If you’re having power window issues, get a power window repair done.
Of course, since Chevrolet Traverse is considered as an SUV, it would surely come at a quite hefty price. Store price of Chevrolet Traverse today is at $30,510 – $42,425. For second hand Traverse, price would range from $15,000 – $30,000.
With head turning looks and great space, the Chevrolet Traverse offers the opportunity to have a stylish SUV which can carry a lot of things for you. With everything this car has to offer, it is rated at 4.