General Motors is preparing its latest model which will be under the Chevrolet brand. It is full size SUV which will be named 2017 Chevy Traverse. The first such model appeared on the market in 2008. Over the years it had a lot of modifications, so it is expected that the latest model for 2017 will be changed from the previous one. This vehicle will present the second generation and it will change the GM Lambda platform which was in use. This is not only vehicle with mentioned platform. Beside it, the same shared the Buick Enclave, GMC Arcadia and Saturn Outlook. However, this SUV is sold much better than the others models, and it is more popular. Improvement’s will be shown in more powerful engine, and a more attractive appearance.
2017 Chevy Traverse – Exterior and Interior Design:
We have already noted that the 2017 Chevy Traverse SUV will be built on a new platform which will also share several other models. This platform will be called C1XX. The changes in its appearance aimed to attract as many drivers. It should be noted that it will be lighter than predecessor, considering that will be made of aluminum and other lightweight materials. Wheelbase will be larger than before. The large dimensions of vehicles will give it harsh look, but sophisticated at the same time. In the year 2013, this model got a new grille on the front. It remains the same design until today, but with the slight modification of certain details. There can be expected modern LED headlights and wide grille that will be divided into two parts with the company logo. The Rear part of this elegant SUV will adorn beautifully designed lights and massive bumper which will protect other elements.
The interior of the new 2017 Chevy Traverse will be quite spacious thanks to increased wheelbase, which means more space for passengers. There will be three rows of seats and the space between the rows will be sufficient to make the passengers comfortable accommodation. The interior design will be minimalistic but still very attractive. There will be used stylish materials such as leather, which will cover seats, and steering wheel and a wood that will adorn some details in front part. When it comes to colors, it is assumed that it will be two versions, the classic black and light brown. This model will have the most modern equipment, which will be partly provided via touch screen. So it can be expected modern navigation, Cruise Control system, a simple audio settings and more.
2017 Chevy Traverse – Engine Performance:
When it comes to engine, there are no complains. It will have 3.6-liter unit which will have an output of 281 HP and 265 lb-ft. Drive will be on front or all four wheels and transmission will be automatic with six speeds. Engine and wind noise will be very low which will contribute to comfortable ride. It is expected easy handling even there will be sharp steering wheel. Considering that there will be used lighter materials such as aluminum, new 2017 Chevy Traverse will have better fuel efficiency than before.
2017 Chevy Traverse – Price and Release Date:
Price for new 2017 Chevy Traverse will move from $31.000 to $44.000 depending of type of trim versions (there will be three in offer). This vehicle will hit the market probably in the mid-2016.