Chevrolet has been in the market since 2012 after production of their heavy SUVs, beautiful sedans. Now they come up with the 2016 Chevrolet Traversewith total re-designing. The Edmunds has stated that this SUV will be one of the best SUVs ever produced. With both four wheels and all wheel drive versions and update on latest technologies they are coming up with something very different. This car was first produced in front of its customers in the Chicago Auto Show in 2008. But due to some problems in productions they decided to release it after 8 long years. Chevrolet is expecting a sale of 100,000 units in the first year.
2016 Chevrolet Traverse: Exterior and Interior
It’s a spacious cab with a total strength of 8 people to be able to sit in this car. Nothing is more gracious when you see the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse. It has got a futuristic look from all sides and headlights totally match with the metallic colouring of this SUV. This version will have 2 exhaust pipes which have gone through testing of the EPA. Rear seats are movable and luggage space can be increased. The aluminum chassis makes this car light weight and hence reduces fuel consumption.
Based on the General Motors Lamda platform, it has an exact design between LTZ and X2 version. It’s a spacious cab with a total strength of 8 people to be able to sit in this car. This central car space has a 6.5 ten touch mandatory touchscreen and an updated voice recognizer. It also has Google maps installed in the LED screen and Infotainment System has been updated with navigation. The air bags are made by the Japanese car company which provides extra protection by their all in one sensing technology.
2016 Chevrolet Traverse: Engine and Fuel Economy
Basic model if 2016 chevrolet Traverse will feature a DOHC V6 engine of capacity 3.6 liter, which will also be a direct injected engine which is expected to produce a horsepower of 288 and a maximum torque of 296 lb-ft. It will be associated with a six speed direct automatic transmission will all wheel drive option. 2016 Chevrolet Traverse can accelerate to around 100 km in just 5.8 seconds and fuel consumption is very less due to light weight chassis. The mileage is around 24 in city roads and around 35 on highways. It also features a 45V battery backup power for the headlights and other electric components when the fuel is low.
- 2016 Chevrolet Traverse will be totally based on C1XX platform which is also known as a Scalable Chi platform.
- Along with a DOHC engine, it will also come out with a VVT engine.
- Production has been moved to Delta Township, which is Tennessee on the spring hills. This will make production cost low.
2016 Chevrolet Traverse: Release Date, Price, Competitors
You can get the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse just $ 40 000 and will be available in the market by the end of 2015. But the main sale production will start from 2016. 2016 Chevrolet Traverse will have a tough competition with the GMC Acadia, Buick Enclave and 2016 Lexus NX 200t.