Intro: SUV drivers looking for better fuel economy and minivan drivers who want a more aggressive package can rejoice! The 2011 Chevy Traverse is a crossover SUV that will satisfy both crowds.
Features: The Traverse has sporty styling and seating for up to 8 with second row bucket seats that seamlessly fold forward, giving access to the rear bench. The Traverse also offers available features such as a dual panel sunroof, rear seat climate and audio controls, and a power lift gate.
Performance: The Traverse is powered by a 3.6-liter direct injected V6 producing 281 horsepower on base models and 288 horsepower on models equipped with dual exhaust. Power is sent through a 6-speed automatic transmission to the front wheels or available all wheel drive.
Fuel Economy: Here are the highest and lowest EPA estimates for fuel economy:
Pricing/Warranty: Base MSRP for the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse is $29,224. An LTZ model with all wheel drive starts at $39,975. The Traverse is backed by a 5-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Summary: With the sporty styling of an SUV and the versatility of a minivan, the 2011 Chevy Traverse offers the best of both worlds!