When people see the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse from near Las Cruces, they often assume it’s a vehicle for power drivers–the type of driver who has to tow oversized loads or occasionally goes off-roading. The last thing they’ll expect is a vehicle that’s perfect for families, too. Indeed, Parents magazine and Edmunds.com delcared the Traverse as one of the best family cars of 2015, quite an achievement for an SUV, and this year’s version continues the tradition. Below, you’ll see how powerful engineering and thoughtful design allows this vehicle to deliver best-of-both-worlds performance:
What Makes the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse near Las Cruces Tick?
Of course, any discussion about an SUV must begin with it’s engine, and the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse near Las Cruces packs something impressive under the hood. Its 3.6L V6 engine can deliver up to 288 horsepower and about 270 foot-pound of torque. With this much power, the mid-sized SUV can haul loads up to 5,200 lbs.