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2018 chevrolet traverse

2018 Chevrolet Traverse

The all-new 2018 Chevrolet Traverse is wrapped in bold and refined styling. The completely redesigned Traverse offers technologies to help keep passengers of all ages and lifestyles comfortable and connected. Traverse will deliver what is expected to be best-in-class third-row legroom, maximum cargo room and passenger volume with an enhanced roster of available active safety features.

The all-new Chevrolet Traverse offers the ultimate in style and convenience for the segment, with the versatility customers need and a thoughtful, spacious design you’ll love. It’s the midsize SUV designed to help keep you safe, comfortable and connected. When it goes on sale this fall, the 2018 Traverse will be the fourth updated crossover or SUV from Chevrolet within a year, joining the Trax, Bolt EV and 2018 Equinox, further strengthening the brand’s crossover and SUV lineup.

Nobody in the industry offers a broader, fresher lineup of SUVs and crossovers than Chevrolet. From the all-electric Bolt EV to America’s longest-running nameplate, Suburban, Chevrolet has something for every customer and lifestyle.

Bold and refined

The 2018 Chevrolet Traverse has a new look inspired by Chevrolet’s full-size SUVs, with purposeful proportions complemented by premium cues such as chrome accents, LED signature lighting and available D-Optic LED headlamps. Chevrolet is adding two new trim levels for the 2018 Traverse — the sporty RS and luxurious High Country — to offer customers more choices for a personalized appearance. The new RS package includes unique, blacked-out exterior cues with a black chrome grille, black bowtie, 20-inch wheels and more.

The High Country trim features premium content and technology, including a unique interior trim featuring Loft Brown leather appointments with suede accents, 20-inch polished wheels, High Country badging, D-Optic headlamps, standard twin-clutch AWD and power-fold third row seats. The all-new Traverse blends Chevrolet’s characteristic SUV cues with capability and refinement, Inside and out, it offers style with a purpose.

With available seating for up to eight and a longer wheelbase than the current model, the Traverse has few peers when it comes to capacity and roominess. In fact, the new Chevrolet Traverse is expected to offer best-in-class passenger volume as well as max cargo room at 98.5 cubic feet, while greater storage options and larger bins throughout the ergonomically optimized cabin are designed to enhance convenience and versatility.

Loading the Traverse is a breeze with a new Chevrolet bowtie logo lamp feature illuminating the ground to show where drivers need to place a foot to activate the available hands-free power lift gate. A new split-folding second-row seat improves on the Traverse’s original Smart Slide® feature. The curbside seat is capable of tipping up and sliding forward, even with a forward-facing child seat in place, to provide open and easy access to the third row. Third-row legroom is expected to be the most spacious in the segment at 33.7 inches.

Connected and protected

The 2018 Traverse offers purposeful technology designed to help keep passengers safe, comfortable and connected. Chevrolet’s latest connectivity technologies include available 7- and 8-inch-diagonal MyLink infotainment systems designed to support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as an available OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot (Requires compatible smartphone).

Passengers will have access to USB charging ports in all three seating rows, available wireless charging and steering wheel-mounted phone and audio controls. Chevrolet’s Rear Seat Reminder feature is standard on all trim levels.Teen Driver is standard, allowing parents to set certain controls and review performance in order to help encourage better driving habits, even when parents are not in the vehicle. When it comes to helping to protect passengers, a comprehensive suite of available safety technologies and adaptive crash-avoidance features offers ease of use and added peace of mind, with new available features including:

  • Surround Vision
  • D-Optic LED headlamps (standard on High Country and Premier)
  • Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
  • Front Pedestrian Braking
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Low and High-Speed Forward Automatic Braking

Performance and efficiency

A new 3.6L V-6 and nine-speed automatic transmission form the standard propulsion system, expected to offer nearly 10 percent more horsepower than the current model and a estimated 25 mpg highway (FWD). The combination also supports an estimated 5,000-pound trailer capacity when properly equipped.

Sporting the new RS trim, the Traverse will exclusively feature a 2.0L turbocharged engine that provides a unique driving experience, with more maximum torque than the V-6. It is also paired with the nine-speed automatic transmission. Both engines feature new intelligent stop/start technology that determines the best times for fuel-saving engine-stop events, based on a variety of driving factors. New Traction Mode Select is standard on all models and allows the driver to make real-time adjustments to the vehicle’s driving mode to account for varying road conditions. On available AWD models, it also allows the system to be completely disconnected from the rear axle, which helps save fuel and enhances refinement.

High Country’s exclusive Advanced AWD system employs twin-clutch technology that optimizes traction for every condition it encounters. It is engineered for optimal performance in wet, snowy and icy conditions, while also providing enhanced stability in dry conditions.

chevrolet equinox diesel

Equinox Diesel Expected Segment-Topping 39 MPG Hwy

Get ready to ghost your gas station. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Diesel provides an EPA accredited 39 miles per gallon on the highway with the accessible 1.6L turbo diesel engine.

That number is likely to top the section at highway fuel economics, With a larger highway mileage than the 2017 Toyota RAV4 hybrid and the Nissan Rogue hybrid. A 577 mile cruising range also signifies the Chevrolet Equinox diesel can drive further between fill ups, like Chicago to Memphis, Tennessee, or Orlando, Florida to Richmond, Virginia. Chevrolet carries on to lead with technology that offer clients more choice. The 3 engine turbo charged Equinox lineup means it could provide drivers more choices for the functionality and efficacy desired.

The brand new turbo diesel engine a part of Equinox’s trio of all turbocharged propulsion systems. It’s SAE certified at 240 lb-ft of torque And includes a variable geometry turbocharger that can help Generate high torque at low rpm and much More power at a higher rpm. The engine also includes stop/start technology to maximize performance in stop and-go driving and it’s suitable with B20 bio diesel fuel. It’ll be very fun to drive, with torque on demand at all speeds. In actuality, the engine produces 90 percent of peak torque between 1, 500 and 3, 250 rpm. The strong couple gives the feeling of a bigger engine, with a good peace and quietness. The 1.6L is really A clean redesign of the sheet was developed completely In General Motors, including the engine control system. Development was pushed from GM’s diesel product center In Turin, Italy, and involved more than 24, 000 hours of computational analysis, while simulated and real world testing totaled more than 4.35 million miles of driving.


About the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Diesel

The all-new 2018 Equinox is a fresh and modern compact SUV featuring an expressive design, increased cargo space, the latest connectivity, expanded roster of available safety features and all-new range of turbocharged engines. Purposeful technologies are designed to help keep passengers safe, comfortable and connected. Teen Driver is offered along with safety features such as Safety Alert Seat, Surround Vision, Forward Collison Alert with Following Distance Indicator and more. The 2018 Equinox is on sale now, starting at $24,475. Pricing for the turbo-diesel engine starts at $31,435 when it goes on sale this fall. Tax, title, license and dealer fees extra. For more information and to keep an eye on incoming inventory visit our website at