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2014 Chevrolet Traverse Overview
The Chevrolet Traverse crossover SUV accommodates seven or eight people in three rows of seats. Like its siblings, the Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia, the Traverse was mildly updated inside and out for the 2013 model year. The Chevy competes with the Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot, Hyundai Santa Fe, Mazda CX-9 and Toyota Highlander.
New for 2014
Forward collision alert and lane departure warning are newly available safety features. All models gain two USB ports on the rear of the center console for charging phones and other devices.
The Chevrolet Traverse comes equipped with automatic headlights & 17-inch steel wheels standard. Additional features include heated side mirrors, rear park assist, 18- or 20-inch aluminum wheels, and a power liftgate.
The Traverse boasts comfortable seating for seven or eight, including a bench seat or captain’s chairs in the second row. Heated and cooled front seats and backseat entertainment system available. The Traverse does not shy on its technological options. Available options include the MyLink multimedia system, which streams internet music, a tri-zone automatic air conditioning, and a navigation system.
Under the Hood
A 281-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 (288 hp with dual exhaust) engine powers this Chevrolet. In addition to using regular gas, it uses a six-speed automatic transmission. A front –or all-wheel drive train is available along with a 5,200-pound towing capacity.
The Chevrolet Traverse has a long line of standard safety features including all-disc antilock brakes, electronic stability system, and a backup camera. Aside from the technology, there are side-impact airbags for the front seats and side curtain airbags for all three rows. Additional safety options are also available including more side-impact airbags between the front seats, a blind spot warning system with rear cross-traffic alert, forward collision alert, and landing departure warning.
*Overview courtesy of Cars.com