2018 Chevy Traverse Rumors

Monday, May 2nd 2016 | Chevrolet


Nowadays, the competition on SUV segment has got into the new phase. Lately based on reports, Chevrolet Company is now working to build up the next gen of Traverse SUV. Even though the details about the crossover upgrades and improvements are not yet obvious but experts speculate that the forthcoming 2018 Chevy Traverse will undergo significant revamps on styling and more powerful drivetrain.

Chevy Traverse Front Angle
2018 Chevy Traverse Changes

Frankly speaking, the information on new designs and styling for the next Traverse remains speculative. The current spread out rumors have indicated that the company will craft the completely refreshed body streamline. The platform will have more aerodynamics shape enhanced with the improved front part. The car designer has likely prepared the GM’s new C1XX platform similar to the Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia model. Along with the advanced body architecture, the new 2018 Chevy Traverse will have lighter weight at around 300 pounds less and better handling and braking systems. Still in the outer, we could see the new grille, bumper and captivating headlights as well as the rear view. Additionally, the internal element of this SUV will come with more spacious and cozy chamber. The cabin will be available with modern touch as it is highlighted with high-tech features and components such as GMC new IntelliLink touchscreen, navigation system and radio control.

New Engine

To boost the SUV performance, the Chevrolet automaker will offer two engine options. First engine is a 3.6 liter V6 LGX with the output of 300 horsepower. Another option will be a 3.0 liter Twin-Turbo V6 LGW with still unknown amount of power. These two engines will best mated with 8 or 9-spedd automatic transmission integrated to all-wheel drive or standard front wheel. With this setup, the 2018 Chevy Traverse will absolutely have a powerful speed in its class.

2018 Chevy Traverse Release Date and Price

The arrival date of the forth SUV is predicted to go on public sometime in early 2017. Further, the appraised value of the 2018 Chevy Traverse might go around $30,000.

Chevy Traverse Gallery