Chevy Traverse made its official debut in 2008 and since then it there is no stopping for this car. Its previous generation model was based Lambda platform that has an enormous fame in the market. According to some rumor, 2018 Chevy Traverse will feature an updated platform although there isn’t confirm new from the maker. Chevy is trying to retain all its attributes and comfort but also reduce the overall weight of the crossover.
This crossover is not only meant for the family purpose, but it can also be served as a proper car. This new model will be designed in such a way that looks more lucrative than its previous models thus increasing the probability to enhance its popularity. In both exterior and interior, Chevy will apply some new modification along with sophisticated design pattern. This new model is still in development stage, but it is expected to hit the production line by the first quarter of 2017.
2018 Chevy Traverse – Redesign Exterior and Interior Detail
The 2018 Chevy Traverse is scheduled to sit either on an updated Lambda or C1 platform along with the addition of lightweight body parts. Chevy won’t shorten the overall wheelbase of the car but according to some rumor this new model will be slightly bigger than the current model yet much lighter.
According to some spy photos, it will carry a largely redesigned front grille along with boxy silhouette. The exterior will bring some smooth body outlines which will surely enhance the exclusiveness of the car. Both front and rear light will use LED feature along with revamped bumpers. The window surrounding will receive silver coating along with body colored door knob.
The inner portion of 2018 Chevy Traverse won’t carry any design cues from GMC Acadia rather Chevy has some brand new layout in their hand. The eight-seat will standard but the leg and head space will get slightly better. Chevy will add some advanced user-friendly tech gadget that will enhance ride quality of both driver and passengers.
The dashboard will carry an 8-inch display panel along with an updated infotainment system. Apart from this, it will also some standard equipment like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Smartphone connectivity, automatic atmosphere control, cruise control, GPS navigation, etc. The door panels will receive a mixture of chrome and leather finishing.
2018 Chevy Traverse – Drivetrain
New Chevy Traverse 2018 is going to be packed with a powerful V6 engine although the Chevy hasn’t produced the exact details. According to some car experts, it might adopt a 3.6-liter naturally aspirated V6 engine that can produce 310 hp and 269 lb-ft. There is the probability that Traverse might also take a hybrid driving force. This new model might also receive a six-speed automatic transmission that would enhance the mileage of the car by a large margin.
2018 Chevy Traverse – MSRP and Release Date
The starting price of 2018 Chevy Traverse is expected to stay around $30,000, and it will reach up to $43,000. Chevrolet hasn’t announced the release date of this new traverse, but it is anticipated to hit the market in mid of 2017.
The 2018 Traverse will have many rivals in the market that are ready to snatch its position in the market and this car Ford Explorer, Mazda CX-9, Honda Pilot, Hyundai Santa Fe, etc.