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2012 Chevrolet Traverse reviewed by txGarage

http://txgarage.com/2012/02/full-review-of-the-2012-chevrolet-traverse/ The Chevrolet Traverse is a big Crossover SUV with 3-Rows and seating for 7 Passengers. We know what it takes to have one of these succeed in Texas so check out the review and the full written review to see what we thought about this SUV! Make sure to Like us on Facebook http://facebook.com/txGarage Also Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/txGarage and be sure to subscribe here on YouTube for more videos! http://youtube.com/texasgarage music by http://danosongs.com/


 


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2015 Chevrolet Traverse - TEST DRIVE / REVIEW - Bowman Chevrolet
Visit us at our dealership, or on our website, and make sure to like us on Facebook! (click show more to see links and more about these vehicles) http://www.BowmanChevy.com http://www.facebook.com/BowmanChevrolet?fref=ts __________________________________________________ An in depth review of the brand new Chevrolet Traverse, brought to you by Bowman Chevrolet. Edmunds.com -“2014- Most Popular Large Crossover SUV” -“A Edmunds Rating” -“Edmunds.com Top Rated Vehicle Award NHTSA -5 Star safety rating 2014 and 2015 Kelly Blue Book.com -Kelly Blue Book’s 12 best family cars of 2014 -Traverse has also earned the Best Resale Value Award (2012) U.S. News -Best Car for Families (2013) Cars.com - 2014 Best of the Year Award Traverse features 3 trim levels: LS, LT, and LTZ Colors: Siren Red Tintcoat, Sable Metallic, Blue Velvet Metallic, Tungsten Metallic, Silver Ice Metallic, White, White Diamond, Champagne Silver Metallic, Black Granite Metallic. Interior: -Premium Cloth: Dark Titanium/Light Titanium, Ebony, (new) Ebony/Saddle Up -Leather: Dark Titanium/Light Titanium, Ebony, Ebony/Saddle Up Traverse features FWD as well as a capable AWD system with power going through a 6 speed automatic transmission the tow/haul mode package gives you the ability for max conventional trailering of up to 5200lbs The 2015 Traverse is incredibly efficient with up to 24 mpg hwy with FWD... that adds up to: 520 highway miles per tank The fuel efficient engine featured in the 2015 Traverse is a powerful 3.6L V6, producing 281 HP If you want even more horsepower, the elegant and Functional Dual Exhaust in the LTZ trim provides 288 hp Traverse provides a class leading 116.3 cubic feet of cargo space, with more than enough space for everyone and everything (to put it in perspective, the Suburban provides 121.1 cubic feet) Class Leading seating allows up to 8 passengers, so you can bring your whole group SMARTSLIDE, giving you the incredibly easy access to the third row. And also provides plenty of legroom in the back there Theres plenty of storage throughout the vehicle, (center console) with smart storage taking advantage of keeping things in reach but out of sight Traverse also has features to help minimize driver distraction Siri Eyes Free allows you to: access calendar entries, have text messages read and respond to them, place calls, or call up music -all from steering wheel controls The 2015 Traverse comes with an NHTSA 5 star safety rating 6 airbags come standard, including side curtain and an industry first front-center air bag. Other features include the Comfort and safety of Onstar free for 6 months, Stabilitrak Traction control, LATCH safety system , ABS, and a Rear Vision Camera, standard. Available advanced safety features include forward collision alert, which uses -crash avoidance technologies which warn you when there is not enough space between you and the car ahead of you to stop safely other optional features include: side blind zone alert lane departure warning and Rear Cross traffic alert Traverse is a great choice for those who want style, form, and function for their busy lives!





2012 Chevrolet Traverse Explored
Read more at http://www.7seatercarsguide.com/2011/7-seater-cars/what-will-the-2012-chevr olet-traverse-have-to-offer/ The 2012 edition of the Chevrolet Traverse is being rolled out. This is a crossover SUV that is made with some of the best fuel standards around and works with a third row of seats that is easy for anyone to manage. It has become one of the most notable 7 seat SUVs around and has become so popular that it can be found today in various trims. Read about the Chevrolet Traverse 2011 first!. A key about the 2012 Chevy Traverse is that it features a number of points that are similar to what it has had in the past but it will have a few changes that still make it impressive. Meanwhile, this is expected to be the last of the current Traverse models. A full redesign of Chevy Traverse is expected for 2013. It is not clear as to what the new version will have but the current 2012 version will be a good chance for anyone to pick up one of the top SUVs that seat seven. The Engine Works Right The engine that is being used for this 2012 7 seat car is the same that was used in the 2011 edition of the Traverse. It is a 3.6L V6 engine. It works to get the standard 17/24 mpg rating that was found in the previous model, thus creating something that is a little easier to manage when compared with other vehicles. These include things like the Toyota Highlander, a vehicle that is similar to the Traverse but only gets a 15/22 mpg rating. This engine works with an all wheel drive function. A six speed automatic transmission is also used here. This works with one of the smoothest acceleration procedures around, thus providing anyone with the most effective driving functions around. The suspension is also completely independent from other functions around the vehicle. This is used to create a better ride that is easier to manage. The Interior is Useful The dimensions in the Traverse are around the same as what the 2011 model used. The car has 36.8 inches of leg room in the second row and 33.2 inches in the third row. There is also about sixty inches of shoulder room in every row around the car. The third row can especially be useful not only because it has cup holders but also because it works alongside a second row that is easy to manage. The second row uses a Smart Slide seat that is easy to move around. It can be slid forward with a single motion to help create plenty of space and to make it so people can get in and out of the car as easily as possible. The fact that the second and third row seats can be laid down flat helps as well. In fact, the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse offers around 120 cubic feet of cargo space. This is much greater than what other 7 seat cars have, particularly the Ford Explorer with its 80 cubic feet of cargo space. This works with a few different features that make the car more beneficial. First, the vehicle has air bags on varying points. These include rear body and curtain air bags. There are six total air bags around the vehicle. Read more at http://www.7seatercarsguide.com/2011/7-seater-cars/what-will-the-2012-chevr olet-traverse-have-to-offer/





Favorite Features of the 2012 Chevy Traverse
My 3 favorite features of the 2012 Chevy Traverse Visit me at stephanieclick.com





2012 Chevrolet Traverse
Cars.com's Kelsey Mays takes a look at the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse. Full review can be found at: http://www.cars.com/chevrolet/traverse/2012/





2014 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ Walkaround, Engine , & Full Tour
2014 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ Walkaround, Engine , & Full Tour These are ok but I would take a Pilot





2012 Chevrolet Traverse LT Start Up, Engine, and In Depth Tour
In this video I give a full in depth tour of the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse LT. I take viewers on a close look through the interior and exterior of this crossover while showing details, over viewing of features, and noting unique styling cues to the vehicle itself. I also show the engine and the details of it, start it up and see how it sounds under acceleration. A thorough tour/review of this crossover designed to give others a greater overall appreciation of the vehicle.





Top 4 Brand New Small AWD Crossovers Driven, Tested & Reviewed
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) What's the best Brand new small off-road worthy Crossover that you can buy? In other words, what's the best all-wheel-drive brand new Crossover this year? We at The Fast Lane Car are lucky to drive a different car every week so we've had the chance to drive many (if not most) of the best top new all-wheel-drive Crossovers on the market. So without further delay here are the top 4 new Crossovers that we've driven in 2012 that we think are best off-road worthy new rides to buy this year.





2013 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ - Exterior and Interior Walkaround - 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show
2013 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ - Exterior and Interior Walkaround - 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show Welcome to AutoMotoTube!!! On my channel you will find videos of cars, motorcycles, motorboats, yachts, motor homes and everything that moves on wheels or in the water. In most of my short videos (2-5min), I take a look at the exterior design and interior arrangements of the vehicle, so you can receive a general idea and appreciation of a certain brand or model. My coverage is from Auto, Moto and Boat shows in North America and Europe. I visit different shows: Big like New York International Auto Show or Paris Mondial de L'Automobile, to small regional Classic Car, RV and Boat Shows. I have thousands of High Definition videos of different types of vehicles, everything from new, classic, vintage, old cars, hot rods, motorbikes, recreational vehicles, motor boats, yachts, to airplanes, bicycles, and even tractors :-) All my videos are organized in playlists. To find a video of a certain model in my channel, just write the brand and model name in the search bar above, or have a look in my playlist. I really appreciate all your comments and critics -- they help a lot, in building one of the most diversified Auto & Vehicles Channel on YouTube!!! You can find me on my official facebook and twitter pages: http://www.facebook.com/automototube http://www.twitter.com/automototube , or if you have chance, check out my web site: http://www.automototube.net - there I have all my videos organized and all the vehicles easy to find. Subscription link for my Channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=automototube Thanks for watching and stay tuned!!! A lot more to come...





2012 Chevrolet Traverse Test Drive & Crossover SUV Review
http://www.autobytel.com/chevrolet/traverse/2012/?id=32972 The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse one of the better looking crossover SUVs on the market. The Traverse is not only very functional but it provides a lot of utility. It's a great everyday vehicle as well as a wonderful family automobile. The interior seats are easy to reconfigure which allows for plenty of cargo space. The doors are large and make it a breeze for adults to get into and out of the rear seats. Speaking of seats the 2012 Chevy Travers can carry up to eight passengers. The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse is powered by a direct-injected 3.6 liter V-6 engine that produces 281 horsepower and 266 lb-ft. of torque. This engine also gets great fuel economy numbers at 17 MPG in the city and 24 MPG on the highway. The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse has a base price of $29,430. See More Car Videos http://www.autobytel.com/car-videos/?id=32972 Join Our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/autobytel





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Top 5 small off-road worthy Crossovers reviewed
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) Wikipedia says, "a crossover is a vehicle built on a car platform and combining, in highly variable degrees, features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with features from a passenger vehicle, especially those of a station wagon or hatchback." We simply like to say that the crossover is the new family truckster. Here are the Top 5 off-road worthy crossovers that we've driven in 2011.





2013 Dodge Durango vs Chevy Traverse Muddy Off-Road Mashup Review (Part 2)
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The 2013 Dodge Durango and Chevy Traverse are both three row family haulers that directly compete against each other in the market place. The Dodge Durango is a butch and brawny AWD Crossover based on a stretched Jeep Grand platform while the brand new Chevrolet Traverse is one of Chevy's best selling family haulers. Both of these vehicles can be had with all-wheel-drive, but they are really not designed to go boulder bashing in the Colorado Mountains. Never-the-less, we wanted to find out how they do when the road gets rocky in this first part of another fun and informative TFLcar Mashup review. Check out Part 2 as we see how well the Chevy Traverse handles rough and muddy Colorado trails.





Phillips Chevrolet - 2015 Chevy Traverse - Walkaround - Chicago New Car Dealership
http://www.phillipschevy.com/ - At Phillips Chevrolet in Frankfort, Illinois we are excited for the new 2015 Chevy Traverse. We're here with sales consultant, Justin Nooner, and he's going to show us the interior and exterior of the Traverse. One of the many new things included in the Traverse is the 4G LTE connectivity. Another feature that no one really knows about is the stadium seating, which will come in handy when your child has car sickness. Stadium seating is when the second row of seats is higher than the driver and passenger in the front and the third row sits higher than the second row. Want to get a better look? Come check out the new exciting features on the 2015 Chevy Traverse! Call Justin or any of our other sales consultants to schedule a test drive or stop in and see us! We're located on the corner of Routes 30 and 45 at 9700 West Lincoln Highway.





Chevrolet Traverse Review 2014 [AUTO TV] HD
The 2014 Chevrolet Traverse is a spacious, comfortable, and reasonably responsive family vehicle that's not a minivan. Yes, charm still might be something that's a little lacking in the 2014 Chevrolet Traverse; but that's really beside the point. The Chevy Traverse is essentially a vehicle designed and engineered to those who just a few years ago might have found themselves bewildered at the lack of large family vehicles. Although it might build on some of the styling cues of GM SUVs, the Traverse is essentially a tall station wagon. For today's biggest families, who are concerned about image and features, yet also space, comfort, and safety, the Traverse adds up to a very smart pick. The design of the Traverse has seen very little change since its original introduction in 2009; last year it was given a minor touch-up in the front and rear, although it's far from what GM termed "an athletic new exterior design." Although the face is a bit fresher, we're more attracted to the Camaro-influenced taillamps, which break through a factory-farm of same-as crossover designs. Inside, the Traverse is nothing exciting, but it's very functional, and last year's refresh brought a few new wood and silver accents, some contrast stitching, and ambient lighting. Last year Chevy also reconfigured the climate controls for 2013 and brought in more soft-touch materials. Don't expect the 2014 Traverse to feel all that quick or agile, but it's quick enough for family use. At about 5,000 pounds, the Traverse is a very heavy vehicle, and it does little from behind the wheel to mask that. The smooth 3.6-liter direct-injection V-6 rated at 288 horsepower and 270 pound-feet, and has been programmed for more confident passing power and quicker shifts; yet this is still a combination that needs to work hard up highway grades or from a standing start. That said, it can tow up to 5,200 pounds. You can get either front- or all-wheel-drive configurations of the Traverse, but AWD versions are a little more sluggish. If you're one who's disowned minivans in the past and wouldn't bow to that image again, the Chevrolet Traverse remains one of the most spacious, passenger-friendly vehicles on the market. The Traverse's primary mission is people-moving, so GM has made the most of the seating space here. Over three rows, there's space for up to eight occupants, with the seats divided into two front buckets and two 60/40-split benches. Bench or captain's chairs arrangements are offered in the second row, and we'd opt for the bench as the individual seats aren't much more comfortable. There's one weakness of the Traverse versus minivans: Its cargo floor is a bit high and not as easy-loading, although folding the second and third rows down yields 117.5 cubic feet. The Traverse has earned some of the best crash-test scores of any vehicle sold in the U.S., and together with the closely related Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia, it's one of the first vehicles on the market to offer a front center side airbag. Otherwise, standard safety features include parking sensors, a rearview camera system, hill start assist (to help you start safety on a steep incline), and head-curtain side bags with rollover mitigation technology. On LTZ models, the Traverse includes Side Blind Zone Alert, Forward Collision Alert, Lane Departure Warning, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert—all features that may help you avoid an accident completely. Three trim levels of the 2014 Traverse are offered: LS, LT, and LTZ. Top LTZ models are really luxury models if you go by features, while LS trims are no-fuss (albeit well-equipped) family vehicles. All Traverse models get the Chevrolet MyLink system, which includes a 6.5-inch color touch screen, enabling smartphone integration as well as easy streaming of Pandora and Stitcher internet-based entertainment.





2009 Chevrolet Traverse Review - Kelley Blue Book
http://www.kbb.com/ Although the once-thriving SUV business is in a sales downturn, GM is keenly aware that many Americans still have a need for seven-passenger transportation. With this in mind, GM has created a new line of crossover SUVs offering maximum interior space, mid-level towing capability and fuel economy numbers that reach into the mid-twenties. The latest iteration of this well-conceived platform is the 2009 Chevrolet Traverse, a vehicle that combines contemporary styling, one of the best accident-avoidance systems in the business and an interior worthy of a high-end luxury car - all at a Chevrolet price. For more new car reviews, interviews and automotive news visit kbb.com today.





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