Chevrolet Traverse Review for 2016 Model Year

The spacious 2016 Chevy Traverse is an ideal family hauler. Offered in LS, LT and LTZ models, the crossover is equipped to seat either seven or eight passengers (depending on which model you choose). For the new model year, the Traverse is available in two fresh exterior colors, sports a new wheel design and features a Leather and Driver Confidence Package on LT models. OnStar connectivity is also offered across the roster this year, which ramps up the crossover's technology advantages. For more information about the new Traverse model, take a look at our 2016 Chevy Traverse review below.

New exterior paint options, Mosaic Black Metallic and Iridescent Pearl, join the color palette for 2016. A series of 20-inch aluminum wheel designs have also been outfitted on all Traverse models in order to give the crossover additional flair. In the tech department, the 2016 Chevy Traverse in Springfield gains OnStar 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot, which comes with a three-month/3GB trial run, allowing owners to test out its features. A subscription can be purchased following the trial period. On LT models, Chevy is offering a new Leather and Driver Confidence Package this year that provides advanced safety features and high-end leather interior appointments. Rear-Cross Traffic Alert, Side Blind Zone Alert, leather seating and eight-way power driver and passenger seats are just a few of the perks that come with the package.

A 3.6L V-6 engine, complete with direct injection and continuously variable valve timing, comes outfitted on the 2016 Chevy Traverse in Springfield. Delivering 288 horsepower and 270 lb.-ft. of torque, the displacement is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission that supports its performance offerings. Due to this configuration, front-wheel-drive Traverse models are able to deliver an EPA-estimated 17 mpg city and 24 mpg highway, which are competitive numbers for a three-row crossover.

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Quick Stats for the Chevrolet Traverse

We're sure that the Traverse is the right fit for you. That's why we double dog dare you to compare Chevrolet's most current model alongside the 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe, Mazda CX-9, Honda Pilot and the Kia Sorento. Just a few of the qualities that shoppers in MO will enjoy are the Traverse's marvelous looks and inexpensive price. It's a fantastic value. Just compare its price to the competition and you'll easily see why so many Springfield drivers love it. Check out our bullets for more details about its vehicle specs!

  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse Colors: Silver Ice, Blue Velvet, Summit White, etc...
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse Seats: 8 passengers
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse Cargo Space: 24.4 cubic feet
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse Doors: 4-door
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse MPG: 16 city / 24 highway
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse Body Style(s): Midsize SUV
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse MSRP: $31,205
  • 2016 Chevrolet Traverse 0-60 MPH in 6.8 seconds

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