The 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.