Chevy’s midsize SUV has been completely redesigned the 2018 model year. Slightly bigger than the first generation it replaces, the 2018 Traverse is nevertheless lighter. It’s also more spacious inside for passengers, and while cargo space is reduced a little, it remains the roomiest in its category that includes the Ford Explorer, the Toyota Highlander and the Honda Pilot, among others. In addition, it can seat up to eight passengers.
Under the hood, buyers can choose from a 3.6-litre V6 that develops 305 horsepower or a turbocharged, 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine that produces 255 horsepower. Both are connected to a nine-speed automatic transmission, while all-wheel drive is available.
General Motors has just released pricing for the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse, which will offer several trim levels, including the new and luxurious High Country. Here is the MSRP breakdown, which excludes freight and delivery charges of $2,050.
Traverse LS FWD: $34,845
Traverse LS AWD: $37,895
Traverse TI Cloth: $39,195
Traverse TI Cloth AWD: $42,195
Traverse LT True North AWD: $47,495
Traverse Premier AWD: $52,495
Traverse Premier AWD Redline Edition: $53,490
Traverse High Country AWD: $58,495