Know all about the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse stands out in its class due to its spacious interior. The third-row seats in the Traverse are among the roomiest among its rivals, while the second row is roomier than some of its rivals’ first rows. The V-6 engine in the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse proved to be strong and economical midsize SUV. The ride quality on the bumpy ground is agreeable, and the options list has high-end luxuries including a great infotainment system with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot. Buyers of the Chevrolet Traverse have additional options. The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse High Country is available in front-wheel drive (FWD) and all-wheel drive (AWD) configurations, with seats upholstered in Jet Black or Jet Black/Loft Brown Porous Leatherette.

What’s New for the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse?

All trim levels of the Chevrolet Traverse model year 2020 come standard with Chevrolet’s latest infotainment system and an HD rearview camera. Traverse High Country, Premier, and RS get a High Definition to surround vision system as standard fitment and it is an optional feature for LT leather. With Trailering package a Hitch Guidance System with Hitch View, which assists during trailering is available across all variants.

First-ever in the industry, Buckle to Drive. This technology, which is accessible whenever the Teen Driver function is active, serves as a warning to young drivers to secure their seatbelts prior to getting behind the wheel by keeping the car in Park for as long as 20 seconds if required.

2020 Chevrolet Traverse Points of Emphasis

Great Space

The absolute load capacity of the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse is the highest in its category at 98.2 cubic feet, which is one of its unique selling points. Seating accommodates up to eight people with either leather seats or fabric upholstery which is available in the RS, Premier, High Country, LT Cloth, LT Leather, and L trim levels. Chevrolet Traverse LS, Chevrolet Traverse LT, Chevrolet Traverse Premier, & Chevrolet Traverse High Country variants are offered with FWD and selectable AWD variants.

2020 Chevrolet Traverse Space

Ease of Power Liftgate

A power liftgate that reduced a lot of physical work while filling the cargo space is optional on LT Cloth & default on LT Leather, Premier, RS, and 2020 Chevrolet Traverse High Country variants. For Premier and High Country, a power liftgate featuring hands-free functionality and bowtie symbol presentation is featured.

Extra premium feel with Keyless Entry and remote entry plus ignition

All variants come with a push button open and ignition as default. Remote ignition defaults on LT Leather, Premier, RS, & High Country versions and is available on LT fabric versions.

Upscale interior and attractive exterior

A distinctive cabin design featuring Jet Black/Loft Brown or Jet Black pierced leather-appointed upholstery trim, 20-inch glossy wheel, High Country decals, D-Optic headlights, default dual-clutch AWD, & electrical foldable third-row passenger rear seats are just a few of the high-end amenities offered by the High Country. On the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse Premier and High Country, bi-functional LED D-Optic headlights come as Factory Fitted equipment.

Redline Edition which makes you skip your beat

On the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse Premier, Redline Edition can be obtained. 20-inch black rims with red highlights, black exterior trim, darker taillamps, black Traverse logos with a red border, black Chevrolet bowtie insignia, Dual Skyscape two-panel electric sunroof, and other features are among the included features.

RS features distinctive external elements such as a black bowtie, black chromium grill, 20-inch wheels, and many more features.

2020 Chevrolet Traverse Sun Roof

Smart Seats

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has increased adaptability which is provided by the second-row captain seats (captain’s chairs) and power-folding seats. In order to enable open and simple access to the third row, the curbside seats are outfitted with Intelligent Slide technological capabilities, which itself is able of tipping up & moving forward with an unoccupied forward-facing baby seat mounted utilizing the LATCH mechanism.

Traction control system

All variants of the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse come with Traction Select Mode which is factory fitted and enables the driver to alter the vehicle’s drive mode in response to changing road situations.

Comfortable and Autonomous warmed seats

On LT Leather, Premier, RS, & High Country models, warmed leather-appointed front seats are default; they are offered on Traverse LT Cloth variants.

On Premier & High Country models, warmed second-row seats and perforated frontal seats are factory fitted.

Stock on RS, Premier, & High Country models, the automatic heated steering wheel is also offered in LT Cloth & LT Leather.

Autonomous Climate Control

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has intelligent climate control. The complete interior space is divided into 3 zones by the system which detects the temperature and does all the work autonomously. This particular feature brings a lot of ease to driving as you do not have to think about changing the temperature.

Modern Infotainment System

Driver information touchscreen with color, 4.2-inch diagonally, is stock fitment on LT Leather, RS, Traverse Premier, and Traverse High Country variants; it is optional on Traverse LT Cloth. A 3.5-inch diagonally infotainment screen is included on L, LS, and LT Cloth FWD models.

Safety and Driver Support System


The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has airbags in the front and installed in the seats for side-collision impact for the driver and forward seat passenger; for all rows in outer seating positions, airbags are driver-inboard seat-integrated for the impact of a side collision and head curtain.

Camera for Rear and Surround Vision

High-Definition rearview cameras for seamless reverse are default, and HD peripheral view with rearview camera mirrors are configurable on LT leather and factory fitted on RS, Traverse Premier, and Traverse High Country variants.

Standard features

  • Teen Driver
  • Rear view camera

Available features

  • Forward collision warning
  • Forward automatic emergency braking
  • Pedestrian detection
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Rear cross traffic alert
  • Surround-view parking camera system
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Lane keep assist
  • Lane departure warning
  • Rear camera mirror

Driver Confidence Package-1

On the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse LT Cloth FWD, an efficiency and driver Assistance option is available. The following features are included in the composition: an 8-inch color driver assistance screen diagonally, warmed forward driver’s seat, a universal Single remote, remote ignition, an electric liftgate, a Lane-changing warning with Blind Side Zones Warning, Tail Cross Traffic Warning, and Reverse Park Assistance. LT Cloth with AWD, LT Leather, RS, Traverse Premier, and Traverse High Country all come with these features as stock.

Driver Confidence Package-2

On Traverse LT Cloth & LT Leather, the Driver Assistance II Package is an option; it comes factory fitted on RS and Premier. The following features are included in the content: Front pedestrian braking, Automatic Emergency Braking, Frontal Collision Warning, Lane keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Trailing Proximity Indicators, and IntelliBeam headlights. These features come in stock in High Country.

Connectivity and Infotainment

Chevrolet Infotainment 3

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has a Chevrolet Infotainment 3 with a 7-inch color touch interface which is factory fitment on L, LS, and LT Cloth. A Chevrolet Infotainment 3 includes an 8-inch high-definition color touch interface that comes factory fitted on LT Leather and is available on Traverse LT Cloth. A Chevrolet Infotainment 3 with an integrated navigation system that comes stock on Traverse RS, Premier, and Traverse High Country.

Audio and Internet

Traverse has Bose’s superior 10-speaker audio interface with a woofer in the center console stock fitment on the RS, Premier, and Traverse High Country trim versions and is available on the LT Leather. 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has access to 4G LTE data and the capability to link up to seven gadgets to the built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Other Important Luxuries

2020 Chevrolet Traverse is capable to connect with your Android device Android Auto and IoS device with Apple CarPlay. You just have to plug in your device and the system detects the device and does the rest of the work.

Traverse Premier has a wireless charging feature that stocks fitment.

Teen Drive Assistance sets a new standard of buckle-up regulations enabling parents to impose limitations and monitor their teen’s driving behavior.

Chevrolet Smart Accessibility comes bundled with 10 years of service.

Engine, Transmission, and Performance

Engine and Performance

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has a very reliable and smooth engine specs. The motor is powerful enough to propel the SUV on the roads, giving driving pleasure.

3.6 L V6 engine turbo DOHC( Double Over Head Camshaft) DI (Direct Injection), which produces 310 horsepower @ 6800 RPM and 360 Nm @ 2800 keeps Traverse on the faster end with its competitors.

The engine block and head are both made of cast aluminum, and the four valves per cylinder contribute to the engine’s overall light weight. These enhancements allow the motor to produce more power while using less fuel. Engines with electronically controlled throttle and continuously variable valve timing (VVT).

The nine-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission changes gears quickly giving the SUV the fun element.

Towing capacity for a Chevrolet Traverse is 5,000 pounds.

Fuel Economy and Fuel Tank Capacity

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse FWD has a 19.4-gallon fuel tank, and the total capacity of the AWD model is 21.75 gallons.

Chevy Traverse FWD variants give EPA 18 MPG(Miles Per Gallon) on city roads and 27 MPG on highways. The Traverse AWD variants offer 17 MPG on city roads and 25 MPG on highways.

Suspension System and Brakes

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse has a standard direct-acting stabilizer arm, MacPherson strut front suspension, and four-link independent rear suspension.

The Traverse has a 39-foot turning radius and 18-inch wheels. It also boasts electric variable-effort power steering with active return assist.

All four wheels of the Traverse include Duralife rotors with low-drag calipers and discs, which increases the driver’s security when driving.

While cruising around town, the Chevy Traverse provides a comfortable ride and feels quite responsive and simple to handle. The steering is effective and the brakes give reassuring stopping power.

Exterior and Interior Dimensions

2020 Chevrolet Traverse has a 3071 mm wheelbase which provides both the front and back passengers with plenty of legroom. The traverse’s 5189 mm end-to-end length increases the load capacity. With a breadth of 1996 mm, Traverse offers its passengers plush seating.

The Traverse features 1049 mm of headroom, 1042 mm of front legroom, and 1013 mm of back legroom. There is 1577 mm of shoulder space. With 1476 mm of hip room, the ride is both pleasant and roomy.

2020 Chevrolet Traverse Interior

Which Used Chevrolet Traverse Suits me the best?

The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse is available in six model levels, including L, LS, LT, RS, Premier, and Traverse High Country. The LT has two sub-trims: LT Leather and LT Cloth. The only real distinctions among them are in the extras they offer, as all have the same V6 motor and nine-speed automated gearbox.

The L, LS, and LT Cloth are suggested if you want a roomier SUV and are not very typical of the other features of Traverse, while they contain a ton of technological advantages. If you are looking for comfort and safety features. You’d need to find an LT Leather trim or higher in order to obtain those.