2018 Chevy Traverse Redesign

Although the redesigned GMC Acadia debuted in early 2016, as a sibling model 2017 Chevy Traverse remained not changed. Complete redesign of this model the company plans to launch in early 2017. More precisely in Detroit, when the 2018 Chevy Traverse go out to the scene significantly altered. The second generation Traverse three-row SUV will be placed on a new platform. Will be significantly reduced weight of the vehicle and changed outer appearance. Although he shared underpinnings with the Acadia SUV, 2018 Traverse will go their own way.

Lambda platform on which until recently were placed Acadia, Enclave, XT5, and Traverse, was replaced by the new C1XX. This is a New Scalable Chi basis which will offer two variants. 2018 Traverse full-size SUV will have a long wheelbase compared to Acadia sibling model. A similar distinction will appear and the code Buick and Cadillac models. Enclave should use the long variant, and, XT5 short wheelbase.

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2018 Chevy Traverse Changes

Reduced vehicle weight by nearly 700 pounds is a common factor of all four models. Economy and efficiency should be at a higher level. The new platform has made it possible that new generation of Traverse become more beautiful. This three-row SUV is the most common choice of large families, who would not let the design to make decisions for them. Since each test specimen was covered with a large amount of camouflage material, definitive look of new Chevy Traverse is unknown. Some sources however say that the new Traverse irresistibly reminiscent of the new Chevy Malibu sedan. In fact, when the Malibu became taller  and got liftgate, it  just to become very similar to the new Chevy seven-seat SUV.

As for the drive units 2018 Chevrolet Traverse will continue to benefit thus far V6 engine. Yet in spite of this offer hundreds provides 281 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque, and expects stronger variant. 3.6 L V6 engine with 310 hp will most likely be presented in conjunction with the new 9-speed automatic transmission. So far, the V6 engine was combined with 6 AT, VVT and direct injection. All these data is still not considered official. However, for now it is confirmed that the standard drive the redesigned 2018 Chevy Traverse will be front-wheel drive. AWD will continue to exist but only as an option.

Price of Traverse 2018

Is the new Traverse same as Acadia, only longer? I would not agree that these two models continue where they left off. For $ 30,000 you are now able to afford yourself the base version Traverse SUV. This model has gone through a significant amount of changes which have done so, also significantly better three-row SUV. Chevy Traverse second generation will be produced in Delta Township Assembly plant in Lansing, Michigan.

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