Chevrolet Traverse Reviews from Consumer Reports
The Chevrolet Traverse is a 4-door SUV offered in a FWD 4dr LT w/1LT, FWD 4dr LT w/2LT, AWD 4dr LS, FWD 4dr LS, AWD 4dr LT w/1LT, FWD 4dr LTZ, AWD 4dr LT w/2LT and AWD 4dr LTZ. The powertrains include 3.6-liter V6 (281 hp) and 3.6-liter V6 (288 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 23 mpg highway. The Traverse uses Regular fuel.
Last Model Reviewed: 2013
Reviewed Chevrolet Traverses from Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:
- 2013 Chevrolet Traverse LT V6
- 2009 Chevrolet Traverse LT V6
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