In January 2017 at the Detroit Auto Show, the premiere of the new crossover Chevrolet Traverse 2 generation. The length, width and height of the new reaches 5,189, 1,996 and 1,795 mm, respectively. Thus, the model was 15, 5 and 20 mm longer, wider and higher than its predecessor . Wheelbase crossover size is 3070 mm (+ 50). Clearance is not specified. The movement of the Chevrolet Traverse 2017-2018 in the new body resulting in a 3.6-liter V6 engine developing 308 hp and 351 Nm. Recall that the same drive motor gave a generation of 285 to 292 and forces from 360 to 366 Nm torque (depending on the type of exhaust system). There also appeared crossover “warmed” modification Traverse RS, which is equipped with a 2.0-liter already “turbo” power 258 “horses” (400 Nm). Note that if the standard version of the SUV can be ordered with front or four-wheel drive, its RS-version is offered only in front-wheel version. As for the transmission, then both versions are equipped with nine-crossover hydromechanical automatic Hydra-Matic 9T50. The interior of the new Chevrolet Traverse (2017-2018) can accommodate up to eight people, although as an option the vehicle can be ordered with separate seats of the second row, and then the machine will have seven seats. All seats have a USB-port for mobile gadgets.
Representatives of the American brand claimed that the volume of space for third-row legroom new generation crossover is the best in its segment. Cargo capacity ranges from 651 new items up to 2789 liters. Utility manned MyLink multimedia system with 7,0- or 8,0-inch display. Entertainment complex support Android Auto apps and Apple CarPlay. The crossover is also equipped with a device OnStar 4G LTE, distributes passengers Wi-Fi. The Chevrolet Traverse 2018 based in the new body is equipped with a camera round view Surround Vision, speed limitation systems Teen Driver, as well as the function of automatic braking at low and high speeds with detection of pedestrians. In addition to the RS version, available to customers top-end version of the Chevrolet Traverse 2 by High Country. In the first case, the model has a blackout lights, chrome grille and black 20-inch wheels. A version of the High Country flaunts LED headlights D-Optic and unique interior trim with high-quality leather and suede inserts. Sales of the new Chevrolet Traverse 2 in the US will begin in the autumn of 2017, but pricing information yet.
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