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2012 Chevrolet Traverse Review

2012 Chevrolet Traverse Review

The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse Review: Discover the Durability of the Traverse

By: Jay Rodriguez – Staff Writer New Car Sell Off

Rating:4.5/5 stars

The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse is a family-oriented vehicle that gives a spacious and safe ride. The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse interior is suitable for all passengers and provides a perfect comfortable ride for long road trips.


The 2012 Chevrolet Traverse still comes with its standard LS, LT and LTZ trim levels. For this year, nothing much has changed compared to the 2011 Chevrolet Traverse.

The Traverse crash test rating is excellent making this a safe option for families. It remains to have five out of five stars in overall safety ratings for both front and side impact test. What seems to improve is the interior features just like the designs are made more attractive with a catchy layout of gauges.The 2012 Chevrolet Travers fuel economy gained a good rating of 8.4 L/100 km to 12.7 L/100 km.

In Autobytel’s review of the model they concluded that the traverse “till has a lot to offer buyers who require three rows of roomy seating as well as significant hauling capability,” considering the minor changes that took place for this year.

The 2012 Chevrolet TraverseCanada Price ranges from$36,035 to $50,960.

The 2012 Chevy Traverse is modest, graceful, and has its own appeal. Performance is rapid and proficient. There’s lone one drivetrain obtainable, a direct-injection 3.6-litre V6 engine attached to a six-speed programmed transmission. The Traverse’s management isn’t nimble–it’s just the expectable norm for its scope, with minor steering reaction and sensible body reel when it’s pushed to act further like an amusement wagon. Keep reading to learn more about the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse specs.


• Seating for up to eightpassengers
• User-friendly third-row seat (Split folding)
• Massive cargo area
• Lot of standard features


• Poor outwardvisibility


• Price- from $36,035 to $50,960
• Bodytypes- 4-door SUV
• PowertrainOptions- 3.6-litre V6
• Drivetrain- FWD or AWD
• TransmissionOptions- automatic
• Horsepower- 3.6-litre V6 288 horsepower or a 3.6-litre V6 281 horsepower
• Trims- LS, LT and LTZ
• Safety features- disc brakes (anti-lock), firmness and grip control, front seat and side curtain airbags, turn-by-turn navigation and hands-free phone connectivity
• Fuel Economy- from 13.8 L/100 km city and 9.8 L/100 km highway
• Warranty- Basic – 3-year / 60,000 Km

For further information about the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse or any other Chevrolet product sold in Canada, check out the Chevrolet Canada website

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2012 Chevrolet Traverse Review Monday, 02 June 2014 06:15

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