2014 Traverse -The Best SUV Around

2014 Chevy Traverse at Les Stanford ChevroletIf you are looking for a large family vehicle but do not want a minivan, than you might want to check out the 2014 Chevrolet Traverse.  This vehicle will comfortably seat 8 passengers and has 4 doors easier access to get in and out of the vehicle. The 2014 Traverse comes with two front bucket seats and the second row has the option of a bench seat or captain chairs. The benches are 60/40 split benches.

You will find that the 2014 Traverse is great for hauling many things. When the back rows are folded down you will then have 117.5 cubic feet of space to place items in. This vehicle is also capable of towing up to 5,200 pounds.

The 2014 is available in four different models and a variety of colors to choose from. All models comes with a rear view camera to help in backing up, hill street assist which is great for when you are on a steep hill and parking sensors.

The front is equipped with a front center side airbag. There are also head curtain airbags installed in the Traverse. The Chevrolet MyLink system is installed in all models.

Front wheel or all-wheel drive are available on the Traverse.  The Traverse has a V6, 3.6 liter direct injection for good handling and smooth driving.

The 2014 Traverse is all you will ever need in a family vehicle.  Get yours at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

Take The Traverse for a Spin

2014traverseThe 2014 Chevrolet Traverse is a smart car that sports a dazzling array of features that allow it to compete with any other mid-sized SUV. With a 3.6 liter V6 engine under the hood, a six-speed automatic transmission, and a peppy handling. The SUV is clearly built for people who are taking around a lot of children or cargo, as the cabin area of the SUV is spacious, but the third row is best left to children.

The new 2014 model of the Chevrolet Traverse features an extra pair of charging USB ports, and the high end LTZ model picks up collision alert and lane-departure warning systems. The cabin of this model is very attractive, and many audio, phone, and navigation functions can be accessed through the optional MyLink touchscreen in the front of the car.

As far as safety is concerned, the 2014 Chevy Traverse knocks it out of the park with four shield antilock disk breaks, a rearview camera, and full-length side curtain airbags for all three rows, in additional to the typical airbags expected of an SUV. The higher end models include blind-spot and rear traffic monitoring systems. Even fully loaded, the SUV is capable of stopping unusually quickly for a car of its size and speed, and should definitely be considered for any family that is looking to mix comfort and safety.

Les Stanford Chevrolet has the Traverse for you!  Take one for a spin today!

The Tough and Nimble 2013 Chevy Traverse

Chevy Traverse at Les Stanford ChevroletOften noted as the leader in SUVs, Chevy has outdone themselves again. The 2013 Chevy Traverse has managed to break away from the pack in just about every way, from handling to horsepower. The 3.6 liter V6 checks in at a whopping 300 horsepower, which is more than enough to climb those steep inclines, even with a full load.

The Chevy Traverse is available in an All Wheel Drive package that is certain to make Dad’s around the nation Proud to be American. Although it is a full sized SUV, the Traverse handles smoothly and critics have even called it nimble. That is not a word that’s often noted with most SUV so, you know the improvement is drastic.

Among some of the new features is the backup camera, satellite radio and touch screen navigation. The climate controls as well as the in dash display are all easy to read. With bright full display you can easily keep your eyes on the road.

The interior has been completely redone. The new interior is soft to the touch with white stitching, brushed aluminum and a wood grain accent. The third row seating is made to be completely out of the way when needed. The headrests fold down for improved driver view and the seat folds away for extra storage.

All in all the Chevy Traverse might have just redefined what it means to be an SUV.  Check it out for yourself at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

There Is A 2013 Traverse Waiting For You

chevy traverse at les stanford chevroletThe 2013 Traverse is a perfect vehicle for a family as it will comfortably seat up to eight passengers. There is plenty of leg room for everyone and the large cargo area allows for all the extra luggage. The cloth seats allow a person to ride comfortably for miles. If a person chooses to place captain’s seats in the second row then the Traverse will only seat seven people.

Some of the interior features are a backup camera, Bluetooth connection, navigation and rear parking sensors. There are many other wonderful features that a person will find to be handy while driving.

The 2013 Traverse handles well no matter where a person goes. The 6 speed automatic transmission makes it a very fuel economy vehicle. The Traverse comes with a 3.6 liter V6 engine but still has the great get up and go. Gas mileage averages around 17 mpg in town and 24 mpg on the highway.  A person may get the option of having all wheel drive or front wheel drive. So no matter where a person lives they will be equipped for the weather they live in.

The 2013 Traverse is equipped with strong brakes for quicker and easier stopping. A person will find that they can drive into a tight parking space that many other vehicles have to pass up.

The Traverse is available in many different colors and styles, so there is one waiting for you at Les Stanford Chevrolet.

The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse: A Great American SUV for Families

If you are looking for a great American-made SUV a model you should check out is the 2012 Traverse from Chevrolet. It is a model aimed at drivers who need quite a bit of cargo space and a comfortable vehicle for highway trips as well as driving around town.

The Traverse can accommodate 8 people and their gear in comfort which makes it an attractive alternative to a minivan for anyone who wants to avoid that segment of the automotive market.

The 2012 Chevy Traverse comes equipped with a 3.6L V6 engine that produces 281 HP and 266 lb-ft of torque which is enough to get the Traverse up to highway speeds at a brisk pace and provide you with confidence for passing big rigs and slower vehicles you encounter in everyday driving.

This Chevrolet SUV also features a 6 speed automatic transmission as standard equipment and according to the EPA fuel economy ratings you can also expect to achieve 16-17 MPG during urban driving and 23-24 MPG on the highway. Since the Traverse comes in AWD and FWD versions fuel economy varies slightly with the front wheel drive models achieving slightly better numbers.

One reason many people buy an SUV is for the towing capabilities and if you need to tow a boat or trailer the Traverse can handle a range of loads. Standard towing capacity is 2,000 pounds but with the right equipment it is rated for a maximum towing capacity of 5,200 pounds.

Check out the Traverse for yourself! Visit Les Stanford Chevrolet for a test drive today!

Load Up with the Chevy Traverse

If you can’t decide between a sedan and an SUV, the 2012 Chevy Traverse might just be the perfect vehicle for you. This crossover features a sleek exterior styling similar to an SUV but provides the fuel economy of a full-sized sedan.

They 2012 Traverse is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine, resulting in 281 horsepower to get you where you need to go. This direct-injection engine is accompanied by a 6-speed automatic transmission that maximizes fuel economy. With EPA-estimated 17 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway, you can travel up to 520 miles between fill-ups.

The interior of the 2012 Traverse has been impeccably designed to maximize cargo space as well as passenger comfort. This crossover features a full-sized third row and seats up to 8 passengers. Because the second row has been designed with Smart Slide® technology, getting in and out of the third row is a breeze. When you are looking to haul something larger, the second and third row seats fold flat to provide additional cargo space.

Driving is more convenient than ever with the wide range of technological gadgets available in the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse. The long list of optional features for this crossover include SiriusXM® satellite radio with NavTraffic™ technology, Bluetooth® technology, MP3 connectivity, and a navigation system that provides turn-by-turn directions.

With all that this crossover has to offer, it is sure to be a hit with every member of the family. See for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac today!

Parent’s Magazine gives the Chevrolet Traverse top ranking

2011 Chevrolet TraverseThe 2011 Chevrolet Traverse has received a lot of notice from the critics lately. Everyone seems to have something good to say about the Chevy Traverse. For example, on Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com, it’s said that the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse has one of the most comfortable and flexible interiors in its class. They also note that the Traverse integrates quality materials and the interior is designed with care.

In 2010, Kelley’s Blue Book even dubbed the Chevrolet Traverse one of the top 10 family vehicles; Edmunds.com and Parents Magazine both agree. In 2010, Edmunds said the Traverse was the best sport utility vehicle for under $35,000. Considering that the Chevy Traverse starts around $29,000, that’s a pretty enthusiastic thumbs up from Edmunds. Edmunds.com and Parents Magazine also like the superb seating for eight that is offered in the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse, and note with appreciation that the third row is comfortable and is not just for kids. Adults can be comfortable back there as well.

While we know that there is a lot of critical support for the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse, we also know that seeing is believing. You don’t have to take our word for it, or the word of others, when making a decision about a new sport utility vehicle or crossover. We invite you to come take a Traverse for a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac. Please call us at (800) 836-0972 to schedule an appointment, or just drop by.

Les Stanford Chevrolet’s Traverse beats the Toyota Highlander and the Honda Pilot

2011 Chevrolet TraverseThe 2011 Chevrolet Traverse is a high performing, large crossover that doesn’t sacrifice fuel efficiency or power. The Chevy Traverse has a standard Direct Injection 3.6L V6 engine and a transmission with six speeds. The six speeds that the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse has allows it to maintain both power and efficiency by changing speeds more smoothly than a machine with fewer speeds.

Let’s compare the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse to a couple of competitors: the 2010 Toyota Highlander V6 and the 2011 Honda Pilot. The 2011 Chevrolet Traverse maintains similar EPA estimated miles per gallon on the highway to these vehicles. It gets 24 MPG to the 23 MPG of the 2011 Honda Pilot and the 24 MPG of the 2010 Toyota Highlander V6. However, in other areas the Traverse takes the lead and shows that it can maintain fuel efficiency while delivering more performance and space.

As an example, the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse’s engine can produce an amazing 266 foot pounds of torque at 3400 RPMs. The 2010 Toyota Highlander V6 can only produce 248 foot pounds at 4700 RPMs. The 2011 Honda Pilot barely does better, coming up with 253 foot pounds at 4800 RPMs.

The 2011 Chevrolet tops off its amazing performance by having a warranty that can’t be beaten by the competitors, and not compromising in other areas of its design. The Traverse has a powertrain warranty that lasts either 100,000 miles or for five years.

2011 Chevrolet Traverse for 249/mo. Want one?

The 2011 Chevy Traverse will protect you and your loved ones. It was awarded the overall 5 star safety rating, and why would you settle for anything less when you are carrying your most precious cargo? The Chevy Traverse is not only safe for you and your family it is also stylish and has great gas mileage! The Traverse gets 24 miles per gallon on the highway which is a better fuel economy than any eight-passenger crossover! That’s not all, the Traverse also has more cargo room than any vehicle in its class including the Toyota Highlander, Ford Flex, or the Honda Pilot. The exterior of the Traverse is a bit of a masterpiece. It has a sleek exterior look with details like angular taillamps that give the Traverse its distinctive look. It gives you nice exterior features such as blind spot mirrors, ultrasonic rear parking assistant, and polished aluminum wheels.

The interior gives you generous room and comfort, it is remarkably spacious and seats up to eight passengers. The Traverse gives you passenger comfort, smart slide, cargo space, and cargo convenience. The 2011 Chevy Traverse is not only spacious but very capable as well. We already know the Traverse has the best gas mileage in its class but it also gives you up to 288 horsepower. The Chevy Traverse gives you the perfect combination of power and efficiency. To test drive the all new Chevy Traverse stop by 21730 Michigan Ave Dearborn, MI 48124 today!

The Trendy Traverse makes waves in Detroit at Les Stanford Chevrolet Cadillac

Engineered for perfection, the Chevrolet Traverse was built to accommodate your life more splendidly, getting you where you need to go in style. From the outside in, this crossover will help traverse through your daily routine with ease, even the unexpected will seem much more effortless. When you need space, the Traverse is ready to deliver there too, offering more storage space than any other automobile in its class, all the while offering better fuel economy than any other eight-passenger crossover. With a unique exterior, a spacious prevailing interior, and performance and fuel efficiency that deliver, the Traverse offers maximum space and practicality and completely obliterates the illusion of the horrid minivan. It even offers a standard third-row seat, capable of the rare ability to comfortably seat adults.

The federal government gave the 2010 Traverse five stars for occupant protection for every seating position in frontal and side-impact crash tests. It also earned four-stars in rollover scores. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety also gave the Traverse the utmost score of good in front, rear and side crash tests. On top of all of this, the Traverse has many standard safety features. The features include driver airbags, passenger airbags, thorax side impact airbags, rear body airbags, OnStar Automatic Crash Response and Roadside Assistance, Traction Control System, StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System, and four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes. Rear Parking Assist comes standard on all but the base model. Chevrolet has begun offering a rearview camera as an extra safety precaution, making the Traverse one of the safest crossovers currently on the highway.