The new Traverse comes in four distinct trims — LS, LT, Z71 and RS.
All models are powered by an all-new 2.5L turbocharged engine that delivers a GM-estimated 315 horsepower and GM-estimated 317 lb-ft of torque, delivering more power than the previous models, including a 19% increase in torque. It is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission and available all-wheel drive — including an off-road-capable twin-clutch AWD system unique to the Z71. When properly equipped, the new Traverse has a max trailering rating of up to 5,000 pounds (2,268 kg).
The Z71 model is tailored for off-road enthusiasts, featuring over 1-inch increased ground clearance, wider track width for stability, and all-terrain tires combined with exclusive 18-inch wheels. Featured is a twin-clutch AWD system optimized for traction and handling off-road, along with unique dampers and Terrain Mode within the driver-selectable drive modes.
The interior of the Traverse is driver-focused, with clean lines and a lower beltline that contributes to an airy and spacious feel. The 17.7-inch-diagonal color touchscreen at the center serves as the gateway to the Traverse’s connectivity features. Plus, the cabin is equipped with modern technology such as wireless phone charging and a Wi-Fi Hotspot.
The rear space of the Traverse is designed to be adaptable to different passenger and cargo needs. It offers a best-in-class max cargo capacity of 98 cubic feet (2,763 liters), providing ample room for luggage and gear. The Traverse offers various seating configurations, including eight-passenger seating with second- and third-row bench seats on the LS trim.
The Traverse comes with an impressive array of safety features, starting with standard Chevrolet Safety Assist,† a suite of advanced features designed to help you keep safe on the road. Also available are Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert and Rear Cross Traffic Alert.†