One of the most anticipated full-size American SUVs is the 2021 Chevy Traverse. Because of the extensive advertising campaign, carmakers must provide quite extensive information about the model.
The first official presentation of Chevrolet Traverse in Russia and the world. By professional critics and car enthusiasts with an explosion: the novelty of American concerns garnered a large amount of positive feedback. Although there is a clear reaction, it is quite difficult to find objective and informative reviews about cars in the Russian-language Internet segment, which this article will try to correct.
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After the first model circulated for nine years, almost everything was replaced. The new three-row seat crossover still has a capacity of eight passengers but with an updated 3.6-liter V6 engine paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission.
The RS model that only drives the front wheels uses the same transmission as the four-cylinder turbo engine. The interior is made modern and full of active safety technology features enable Chevrolet to offer a more luxurious High Country trim. The Price starts at $29,800 for the base L trim and goes up to $45,800 for the top Trims.
Traverse maintains the ability to pull a load of around 2,268 kg when equipped with suitable features, and unlike the new Acadia GMC, the second generation is not diminished in dimensions.
2021 Chevy Traverse Redesign Exterior & Interior
The new 2021 Chevy Traverse is the first model in the group’s product line, with external elegance and original design. The technological component, body dimensions, and some visual elements indicate Traverse is feasible for the future and considerable popularity among motorists.
Even though the manufacturer plans a large number of modifications in different price categories, the appearance of the model will not change drastically. This has a definite advantage: regardless of the configuration chosen, the exterior design of the car will remain unchanged.
Great attention was paid to the appearance of the car, which was confirmed by photos of Chevrolet Travers. The developer also confirmed information that the outside of the new product will be changed and improved soon. The design of the car has the features that make it more clear and real:
- Speaker wheel arches.
- D-Optic LED headlamps.
- Monolithic body.
- Roof-mounted on the roof.
- Chrome grille.
- Wide rear window.
- The overall stylish shape of the lamp.
- 20-inch wheels.
All of these elements are components of a basic configuration, the costs of which do not change depending on functional elements and external features. Experts in the automotive industry place a high value on the exterior of the Chevrolet Traverse, taking into account the original appearance and design solutions.
2021 Chevy Traverse Interior
- All-new interior seating options
- Available Dual SkyScape® 2-panel power sunroof with new rear power sunshade
- New available wireless Apple CarPlay® and wireless Android AutoTM capability
- New available 8-inch diagonal driver information center
- Best-in-class cargo spaceWireless charging pad
- USB ports in all rows
Unlike previous line models, the Chevrolet Traverse sedan has increased in size, which attracted attention during the first inspection. Despite the expansion, the interior remains unchanged, coupled with only minor details.
The size of the car can comfortably accommodate 7-8 people. Unlike other full-size SUVs, you don’t need to reduce luggage space for comfortable travel, which is an added advantage of Traverse. Then the volume of the trunk compartment itself is 651 liters, provided the rear seats are folded. It is possible to increase luggage to 2,789 liters by folding the second and third-row seats.
The interior of the Chevrolet Traverse is high-quality materials. While maintaining the overall design and style characteristics of this brand car. Despite its commendable commitment to this tradition, the manufacturer melts it with modern details, adding electric seats, universal steering wheels, and other elements.
There are no prominent and striking parts in the interior trim, but if you want, future owners can always add them by contacting the manufacturer with the appropriate wishes and adding the desired options to the list of options for specific Chevrolet Traverse configurations.
Compared to its predecessor, Traverse has grown significantly in size:
- Body length 5189 mm.
- Width – 1995 millimeters.
- Height – 1,795 millimeters.
- Clearance – 180 millimeters.
- Wheelbase – 3070 millimeters.
- The total volume of the fuel tank is 100 liters.
- Pavement weight – 1978 pounds.
The dimensions listed above are standard for the basic configuration of the model, so that, in other modifications, body dimensions may vary up or down.
Technical Engine Specifications
The Chevrolet Traverse will come on the Russian market with only one of the two power units available. Despite this separation, motorists will get cars with excellent technical characteristics.
For the engine, there are offered with two choices. First is the 3,600cc V6 engine which is capable of producing 305hp of power and 350 Nm of torque. While the second is a 2,000cc Ecotec engine that has a power of 255 hp and 400 Nm of torque. Both engines deliver power in a nine-speed automatic transmission with twin-couch. This technology is useful to maximize traction on all terrain roads. Its also including snowy roads will also embed in the upper type
- Adaptive Cruise Control – Advanced now available on 3LT, RS & Premier
- New Safety Alert Seat – standard on Premier & High Country
- Automatic Emergency Braking
- Front Pedestrian Braking
- Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
- Forward Collision Alert
- IntelliBeam, auto high beams
- Following Distance Indicator
Many Chevrolet Traverse tests and certificates issued on their basis, together with awards received by models in various competitions, confirm their safety and reliability.
The airbag is standard in front of the driver and between him and the passenger sitting next to him. Additional protection is provided inside the driver’s seat. Also, the pillows equipped with a passenger seat. However, the operation of the protection system occurs instantly, immediately after a collision with an obstacle.
A sound warning system that prevents and prevents collisions and emergencies provides additional protection and safety. The StabiliTrak function controls the thrust level.
Luxury Traverse Equipment
The luxury version of this model features a rich interior with expensive materials, a third-row electric folding seat mechanism and a four-wheel drive with four clutches from GKN. Then the transmission is widely known for GMC cars and is practically no different from the base. The transmission of torque to the rear wheels is out by one clutch, while the second is responsible for locking the rear differential.
Among the additional options, it has two sunroofs, LED optics, all-round cameras. And assistive electronic systems that control blind spots, automatically braking and tracking road signs.
2021 Chevy Traverse Price & Release Date
About the pricing, Chevrolet hasn’t officially announced it yet, but it shouldn’t stray too far from the current model, which starts from $29,800 for the base L trim and goes up to $45,800 for the top Premier trims.
The new Chevrolet 2021 Chevy Traverse show in the American car market in the fall of 2021. While in Russia at the end of 2021. However the subject to affordable prices and complete sets, the Chevrolet Traverse threatened to become the most popular SUV model on the market, replacing the Camaro, Corvette, and Tahoe.