GM plans to release its new model, under the brand Chevrolet. That will be the 2017 Chevy Traverse. He made his debut in 2008. The new model will differ from its predecessor in design. The new SUV will use a modified GM Lambda platform. This will be the second generation of these vehicles. The same kind of platform used Buick Enclave, GMC Arcadia and Saturn Outlook. However, this series Chevy car has achieved better sales and gained greater popularity. As far as innovation is concerned, these will be reflected in a more beautiful appearance and a stronger engine.
2017 Chevy Traverse: Exterior and Interior Design
The new platform will be called C1XX. The changes are made to it in order to attract a larger number of customers. The construction of the car will be made of lightweight materials, including aluminum. This will reduce the overall weight of the car. Less weight will make 2017 Chevy Traverse easier to handle. Wheelbase will be increased. The size of the car will give him more powerful and sophisticated look. Model from 2013 got a new grill. It will be in the new model remain almost the same. It will be changed only small details. This means that it will be divided into two parts and it will be on it the company logo. The new model will have a light equipped with LED technology. At the rear of the car will be in the large bumper, which will well protect the car.
As for the interior, it will be more comfortable than before. It will contribute the increased wheelbase. This means that passengers in the new model feel comfortable. The car will have seats in three rows. On the interior has not spent a lot of redesign, but will certainly feel the freshness of innovation. The steering wheel and seats will be covered in leather, while in some parts of the front be inserted pieces of wood. The new model will be sold in two colors, these are classic black and light brown colors. Percent will comprise touchscreen, we can assume that it will be equipped with the latest technology. By this we mean modern navigation, cruise control system, a simple audio settings and more.
2017 Chevy Traverse: Engine and Performance
As we found out, 2017 Chevy Traverse will have a satisfactory engine. Under the hood will be located 3.6 liter unit. It will generate 281 horsepower. Torque will amount to 265 lb-ft. The engine will continue to be connected to a six speed automatic transmission system. As for the drive, the new SUV will have a front or all wheel drive. Engine and wind noise will be low which will contribute to comfortable and nice ride. It is expected to be easy handling even there will be sharp steering wheel. The new model will have a better fuel economy than its predecessor. He can thank for that to reduced weight due to the use of lightweight materials.
2017 Chevy Traverse: Date of Release and Price
Release date on the world market is expected to be in mid-2016. As for the price, of 2017 Chevy Traverse, it will range between 31 000 and 44 000 dollars. Price will depend on which variant of the three offered, you are buying.