The 2013 Chevrolet Traverse is a crossover facelift at the New York Auto Show. Chevrolet has abandoned its signature two-tier grille spilt by a horizontal bar for a less complicated five-point 2013 Chevrolet Traverse upper grille with thee chromed horizontal slats and a separate two-bar lower grille. The front of the 2013 Chevrolet Traverse crossover model also features a new powerdome hood, reshaped headlamps, chrome accents around the grille and fog lamps, and sculpted front corners that are similar similar to the 2013 Malibu sedan.
Chevrolet has redesigned the bumper and the tailgate the 2013 Chevrolet Traverse, which now houses the license plate pocket, while the tail lamps are also new and are inspired by the ‘sunglasses’ shaped LED units of the European market 2012 Camaro.
The 2013 Chevrolet Traverse come with offer space for seven passengers in three rows of seats, but Chevrolet says it gains upgraded materials, including soft-touch surfaces on the instrument panel and front door uppers, and improved fit and finish for all interior panels. The front seats now feature articulating head restraints, while the new center stack houses a 6.5-inch color touch radio with the available Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system. The 2013 Chevrolet Traverse also debuts the industryâ€™s first front center air bag, which is designed to offer additional restraint to drivers and front passengers in far-side impact crashes.
Engine specs the 2013 Chevrolet Traverse continues with GM’s 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 288HP and 270 lb.-ft. of torque (366 Nm) with a dual exhaust, and 281HP and 266 lb.-ft./361 Nm with a single exhaust.