The 2018 Traverse – Truck-Like Power, Car-Like Comfort

2018 Chevy Traverse at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2018 Chevy Traverse is completely new from the inside out. It has new styling and with three rows of seating it is capable of 7 or 8 passenger seating. The 7 passenger option has two captains chairs in the second row of seating. The engine has a nine speed automatic transmission with two engine options. The V6 standard engine generates 305 horsepower and 260 foot pounds of torque. On the front wheel drive option the engine is a 2.0 liter turbo with 255 horse power and 295 foot pounds of torque.

The 2018 Chevy Traverse goes from zero miles per hour to sixty miles per hour in seven seconds making this vehicle great when entering or exiting a freeway ramp. The 2018 Traverse is a lighter vehicle then the previous models weighing 265 pounds lighter. With the V6 engine you are able to tow up to 5,000 pounds. The 2.0 liter engine has a 1500 pound towing capability.

The interior of the Traverse is all new and has a truck-like interior with a car-like luxury. The center console is larger with lighting inside and a tray to put your belongings. The steering wheel has all the controls that allow you to stay connected and focused on the road. You are able to make phone calls or text messages from buttons on the steering wheel. The vehicle is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Many new safety technologies and features are available in the 2018 Traverse. Check it out for yourself at Les Stanford Chevrolet.

The Spacious, Comfortable 2018 Chevy Impala

2018 Chevy Impala at Les Stanford ChevroletChevrolet’s new 2018 Impala is ranked high in the large car category. It comes with many safety features, such as forward collision alert, standard air bags and lane departure warning, among others. It also has spacious seating that can hold up to five adults comfortably, as well as trunk space that can accommodate larger items.

This latest Impala model from Chevy also comes with a V6 engine and gets great gas mileage. Its rearview camera is another safety feature that will make it much easier for the driver to see what’s behind the car before going in reverse. And it also comes equipped with the ability to keep you connected by having a built-in 4G LTE WiFi system, which can be used for texting, as well as for playing music.

The Impala’s interior is well-built with materials that are of high quality, and the front and rear seats provide enough leg room for even taller passengers to have space to stretch out in. Although this new Impala may not be in the luxury car category, it does have features that can be compared to those types of vehicles, and it even has better connectivity than some other cars in its category, with OnStar being another one of its safety features. It also provides its passengers with a smooth ride.

This car earned a 4 out of 5 rating by J.D. Power and Associates, which puts it one of the highest ranking categories when it comes to large cars.

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There’s a 2018 Chevy Malibu for Everyone!

2018 Chevy Malibu at Les Stanford ChevroletIt is essential to understand the features and benefits of a vehicle before purchasing. The 2018 Chevy Malibu is a five-passenger car available in four trim levels. The levels are Premier, LT, LS and L. It combines, safety, comfort, and performance.

The hybrid turbocharged engine is an option that one can choose from. The fuel-sipping base engine is a 1.8L four-cylinder engine with an electric motor (182hp) and torque (277Lb-ft). It is fuel efficient with a 36mpg on the highway and 27mpg in the city, and its acceleration is 1.5L.

The 2018 Malibu has a modern interior with leather upholstery, athletic heated steering, spacious cabin and lots of legroom in the rear seats. It has an excellent infotainment system, and the MyLink touchscreen interface is more user-friendly. The car with a sporty appearance has a panoramic sunroof.

Some of its updated safety features include blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, and automatic high beams among others. It is excellent in crash avoidance having an automatic emergency braking. The 2018 Malibu has an advanced tracker system and a self-parking feature.

The car ensures comfort even during extended rides and smooth ride as one is rarely bounced even on rough surfaces. The Chevy Malibu is indeed setting very high standards in the automobile industry. Get yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

The 2018 Chevy Colorado – Powerful Durability at Its Best

2018 Chevy Colorado at Les Stanford ChevroletWhen it comes to top of the line mid-size trucks in 2018, the 2018 Chevy Colorado certainly ranks up there with the best of them.

The 2018 Chevy Colorado ranks as the best in its class for its motor size. This vehicle comes in three different motor configurations with a 3.6 liter, V6 power source. It also has the GM exclusive Duramax Turbo Diesel motor. The 2018 Chevy Colorado is a vehicle that will satisfy just about mid size truck enthusiast.

The 2018 Chevy Colorado not only offers excellent motor power but also has plenty of cab room and space with all kinds of comfort. It was recently named at America’s Most Fuel Effecient Pickup. When it comes to torque and towing power, the 2018 Chevy Colorado has you covered there as well. It has a maximum allowable towing weight of 7,700 lbs. which is very good for a 2.8 L, V6 engine.

This pickup truck has 4G LTE WiFi ability and also has OnStar onboard. The bottom line is that the 2018 Chevy Colorado is able to offer all the best in quality, durability, and standard when it comes to a high quality vehicle. The 2018 Chevy Colorado certainly carries on the reputation and tradition that Chevrolet has been known for. Check it out for yourself at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

The 2019 Chevy Suburban: Now Offering a 6.2 Liter V8

2019 Chevy Suburban at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2019 Chevy Suburban offers a few updates and changes for the incoming model year. Two colors have been eliminated (Havana Metallic and Tungsten Metallic) while one new exterior color option has been added (Shadow Gray Metallic). It is expected that this will be the final year for this generation of Chevy Suburban with an expected all-new version to be offered in the 2020-2021 time frame.

All new for 2019 is the option for a 6.2 liter V8 engine. This will be made available as an optional part of the RST Performance package which was originally seen offered on the 2018 Tahoe. This engine upgrade would change the vehicle from featuring a 5.3 liter V8 with 355 horsepower to a 6.2 liter V8 offering 420 horsepower. It would also upgrade the transmission from a standard 6-speed transmission to an automatic 10-speed.

The Chevy Suburban is a well-received combination of luxury, functionality, and versatility in a single vehicle. It is a full-sized SUV with a smaller version (Chevy Tahoe) offered to those who wish to have a smaller vehicle. Some of the luxury options offered in this highly functional, large seating capacity vehicle include three zone automatic climate control, a leather wrapped steering wheel, power lift gate, heated bucket seats with power adjustable front seats and the added bonus of a new infotainment system expected to be included for 2019.

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2018 Chevrolet Volt Combines Electric and Gas Super Powers

2018 Chevy Volt at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2018 Chevrolet Volt is by far one of the most elegant hybrid models of 2018. This vehicle gives the driver nothing but the pure excellence of both electric and gas-powered engines in one solid package.

With a full charge the Volt tenders up to 53 pure electric miles, more than enough for a typical daily commute. If going over the 53 miles range, the Volt will instinctively and effortlessly switch to gas energy to broaden the range for hundreds of miles up to a stunning 420 miles on a full tank of gas. The switch is so smooth and seamlessly that goes unnoticed by the driver.

The impressive performance of the 2018 Chevrolet Volt is attributed to its 1.5L direct injected high-efficiency engine and two electric motors that allow the vehicle to go from 0 to 60 miles in only 8.4 seconds.

The 2018 Chevrolet Volt is not only elegant, it is also smart and provides safety features that are unmatched. With its REGEN on demand feature that allows the driver to slow down the vehicle by simply pulling the paddle in the steering wheel without having to use the brake pedals. This feature helps convert energy into electricity that is then transferred back to the battery.

The Volt also features a color touchscreen and a Driver information center right behind the steering wheel that provides viable real-time information including battery life and where the driver is using the most energy.

Elegant, smart, and efficient, the 2018 Chevrolet Volt is a win in all worlds. Visit Les Stanford Chevrolet for yours today!

Relax In The 2019 Trax

2019 Chevy Trax at Les Stanford ChevroletChevrolet has taken a turn for the thin and roomy. Introducing the 2019 Trax. Produced by General Motors, the Trax is here to sweep the nation. With the posture of a small and very petite SUV, this five door crossover utility vehicle has the capacity to load up for any road trip or travel destinations alike. The Trax is small on the outside, but large in all the right places.

In a world where the average person spends much of their life inside a car, the Trax is transforming the way that time is spent.

The 2019 Trax has been assembled with the consideration of modern technology. Access to games, web browsing, and other media is always guaranteed with 4G LTE WiFi. Chevrolet’s camera technology makes duties such as parking or even navigating through unwieldy terrain a breeze. In addition to this, 10 airbags are there to safely deploy, making the 2019 Trax one of the safest cars on the market.

The Trax boasts a handsome 33 MPG highway and 25 MPG in the city. The all wheel drive allows the driver to carve on the concrete with precision.

Chevrolet has outdone themselves. Consider these enchanting features when gazing across the open road in a new 2019 Trax. Get yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

Take a Peek at the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 at Les Stanford ChevroletWhen in the market for a truck, there are a few things to be considered. Most choose to buy a truck for specific reasons. Check out the Chevy Silverado 1500 to see if it fits yours.

There are a lot of good attributes that even the base model can offer. The standard Silverado 1500 full sized trucks come with two wheel drive V6 engines with 285 horsepower. This means 305 pounds per foot of hauling power. If off roading is more your style, you can easily upgrade to a bigger engine. The upgraded engine brings a v8 with 420 horse power and 4 wheel drive.

Some safety features that are standard in a Silverado 1500 pickup include rearview camera and a teen driver system which allows the parent to program speed and volume. There are also two full sets of latch car seat connectors for those parents with little ones.

Not only is this truck safe, but it offers easily maneuverable driving in confined spaces, luxury upgraded interior, and comfortable seating that can hold from three to six passengers based on your preferred size. A smooth ride is another unexpected plus in this truck. The base models even come standard with a six speaker audio system, seven inch touchscreen, USB port and bluetooth connectivity. Can you imagine the upgrades that are available with the Chevy Silverado 1500 pickup truck?

If that’s not enough reason to become a believer, this particular model is rated a 3.5 or better based on J.D. Power and Associates and five stars in safety according to the National Highway Traffic Administration.

There’s really no reason to pass this pickup by when looking for your next truck. Take a peek at one at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

Get to Know the 2018 Equinox, Inside and Out

2018 Chevy Equinox at Les Stanford ChevroletOne of the Equinox’s unique traits is its ability to travel long distances, thanks to a trio of efficient engines. The standard powertrain is a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which produces 170 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque, while also delivering (in front-wheel drive models) 26 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway, when paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Above that is a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine, which combines with a nine-speed automatic transmission to deliver 252 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque, while also delivering 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway (in front-wheel drive models).

The most efficient engine in the Equinox stable is a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder diesel, which produces 137 horsepower and 240 lb-ft of torque. When paired with a six-speed automatic transmission, the diesel engine delivers 28 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway (in front-wheel drive models).*

These engines give the Equinox a maximum towing weight of 3,500 pounds, when properly equipped.

On the inside, the 2018 Equinox sports two rows of seating, offering space for five passengers. However, the Equinox’s 60/40-split rear seats fold flat to create a total of 63.5 cubic feet of cargo space. When equipped with optional features, the Equinox becomes even more convenient, with features like a hands-free gesture liftgate, which can be opened with the wave of a foot and can be set with a programmable height memory for areas with low ceilings.

The 2018 Equinox not only works to move you forward and carry both passengers and cargo with ease; it also works to keep its occupants safe. Systems like Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking, Forward Collision Alert and Rear Park Assist use sensors to keep an eye out for possible collisions, and offers warnings when you’re coming close to a crash. Others, like Lane Keep Assist, can actively correct the Equinox’s course, while systems like Rear Cross Traffic Alert keep an eye out when backing out of a parking spot.

All in all, the 2018 Equinox is a vehicle that offers efficient power, a versatile and useful interior, and even helps the driver keep the occupants safe, creating one of the most useful SUVs on the road. Get yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

2018 Chevrolet Suburban – The Ultimate Chevrolet SUV

2018 Chevy Suburban at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2018 Chevrolet Suburban combines luxury, utility and versatility into one capable vehicle ready to keep up with your busy lifestyle. This full-size SUV has the power to take your family where you need to go with style, class and comfort.

Several technological amenities you would typically think belong in luxury cars can be found in the 2018 Suburban. Up to seven devices can connect to the available built-in 4G LTE WiFi®, bringing the internet with you wherever you go. The 8-inch diagonal touchscreen display allows for easy information access, and Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto compatibility™ means that you can use the smartphone of your choice to listen to your favorite playlists and use your navigation apps to make sure you don’t get lost. The Suburban’s Rear-Seat Entertainment System with Blu-ray® playback provides two screens in the second and third rows with wireless digital headphones to keep every passenger happy and quiet. It also comes with an HDMI connector to expand the available entertainment options, as well as two USB ports to keep your devices charged on the go. In all, there are up to 14 charging locations placed throughout this vehicle with a maximum cargo space of 121.7 cubic feet.

The 2018 Suburban has three special editions to choose from to enrich your experience. With the RST Edition, the Suburban gets upgraded to 22-inch gloss black aluminum wheels with custom silver accents and body-color door handles and headlamp accents that make your ride pop even more. Black is back in style with the Midnight Edition, which features all-season blackwall tires and bold black accents on bowties, as well as the mesh grille and roof rack cross rails with the Z71 Midnight Edition. To add even more luxury to the standard Suburban, the LT Signature Package offers 20-inch chrome wheels, polished exhaust tip and a unique chrome grille insert, letting you refine your look to be exactly how you like it.

This latest iteration of the Suburban is powerful enough to get you where you need to go with all of your gear in tow. Its 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine provides 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque and offers a fuel economy of 23 mpg on the highway thanks to its lightweight suspension.* With a towing capacity of up to 8,300 pounds when properly equipped, the Suburban allows for both maximum usage along with maximum passengers, making it ideal for road trip vacations.

A comfortable, spacious vehicle with optimal efficiency and maximum power, the 2018 Chevrolet Suburban combines all your family’s needs into one luxurious car. Get yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet!