2013 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ

At a Glance

Pricing $30,795 - $43,255
Drive Types FWD, AWD
Engines 3.6l V6
Transmissions A6
Fuel Economy 16-17 (city), 23-24 (highway)

The Chevrolet Traverse is one of several closely related crossover vehicles for General Motors. Along with the GMC Acadia and Buick Enclave, the Traverse is a good alternative one those customers shopping full-sized SUVs. Available in FWD or AWD drivelines, the Traverse offers one powertrain choice: a 3.6L V-6 coupled to a 6-speed automatic. Chevrolet positions the Traverse as an alternative to the Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot, and the Ford Explorer. Offered in LS, LT, and LTZ trim levels, well-equipped models of the Traverse run from $37,000 on up. The Traverse can tow up to 5,200 lbs. Customers who need roomy 3-row seating, but don't need the high towing capability of the Suburban / Tahoe will find the superior fuel economy and road manners of the Traverse a good alternative.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI MSRP
Traverse LS 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 FWD 17 / 24 / 20 44 $30,795
Traverse LS 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 AWD 16 / 23 / 19 42 $32,795
Traverse 1LT 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 FWD 17 / 24 / 20 44 $34,010
Traverse 1LT 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 AWD 16 / 23 / 19 42 $36,010
Traverse 2LT 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 FWD 17 / 24 / 20 44 $36,865
Traverse 2LT 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 AWD 16 / 23 / 19 42 $38,865
Traverse LTZ 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 FWD 17 / 24 / 20 47 $41,255
Traverse LTZ 3.6l V6 (281-bhp) A6 AWD 16 / 23 / 19 45 $43,255