The new 2020 Chevy Traverse will arrive with minimal changes and updates. The 2020 model will be the third model of the second-generation Traverse. The third generation won’t arrive in the next few years for certain. Whatsoevernew Traverse will offer new exterior colors and we will notice some changes in trim levels. Also, changes in packages and equipment groups will occur too. However, this is it when it comes to upgrades and refreshments.
2020 Chevy Traverse Overview
The 2020 Traverse will remain a full-size four-door crossover SUV. There will be three rows of seats and the interior will be very comfortable and contemporary. Underneath the hood, Chevrolet won’t pose any changes. The full-size SUV will keep its attractive design and exterior upgrades are very unlikely. Whatsoever, the 2020 Chevy Traverse will last to ride on the GM C1 platform shared with the Buick Enclave and Cadillac XT6.
The exterior is similar to the Tahoe model but it adds more muscles and a few other unique cues. The nose appears raked and the aerodynamics are fantastic. Front finish sports an attractive grille that sits slightly higher than previously. Headlights are very modern, along with the thinner taillights in the trunk. Sadly, this is it when it comes to exterior refreshments.
Interior and Design
From the interior, the 2020 Chevy Traverse will get slight changes only. The updates will be contingent on the trim level you choose as not every trimming is updated. Technology department will benefit the most. The full-size SUV will continue being a more three-row model with room for eight passengers. The front seats are very comfortable, supportive and comfy.
Even the second row is comfy and spacious. Whatsoever, the third row offers surprisingly ample legroom and also the adults could fit in the trunk. Cargo area is rated at 23 cubic feet. Folding the seats flat opens around 98 cubic feet. Tech-wise, the 2020 Traverse comes with the exact same 7.0-inch touchscreen. This unit supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity. Cloth seats are standard, along with the many USB ports and three-zone climate controller. Upper trims are offering premium Bose audio system, rearview and surround-view camera and keyless ignition.
2020 Chevy Traverse Engine
Exactly like the current model, the 2020 Chevy Traverse will offer the same engine lineup. There will be two drivetrain options to choose from. The standard device is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine that is generating 255 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. This engine is mated to some 9-speed automatic transmission and the front-wheel-drive setup will be standard.
The more popular and more powerful choice is a bigger 3.6-liter V6 engine. This unit provides 310 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. It comes with the same gearbox as the standard engine but it also offers an optional all-wheel-drive configuration. Fuel economy is rated at 20 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway to get the base model. On the other hand, the effective V6 delivers 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway with the loaded AWD system.
2020 Chevy Traverse Release Date and Price
The forthcoming 2020 Chevy Traverse will continue to keep its existing price that begins at about $30,000. The range-topping model will cost over $50,000. We can anticipate this SUV to get there by the end of the summer this year.