It seems like we are entering into the prime time of the crossover. Sport Utility vehicles continue to be gain in popularity and the crossover has convinced a lot of people who prefer smaller cars to make the switch! Chevrolet is no slouch when it comes to the sport utility vehicle.
The newest lineup features smaller crossover vehicles for small families. It also features some traditional immense sport utility vehicles that are meant to fit 7 people and all the cargo they could ever fit into it. The 2016 Chevrolet lineup shows a versatility in form and function that can fit any family looking for space in their SUV.
2016 Chevrolet Trax
The 2016 Chevrolet Trax is a compact crossover model that seats five. It was designed with urban drivers in mind and offers the agility of a subcompact car with excellent handling. However, unlike a subcompact car, the Trax offers plenty of storage space. Rear seats can be folded down to increase trunk space. The Trax comes standard with a turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder engine and a six-speed automatic transmission. It gets 34 miles per gallon on the highway and 26 miles per gallon in the city. It has an impressive 138 horsepower considering its small size. It is available as an all-wheel drive but comes standard with front-wheel drive. Like other Chevrolet vehicles, the Trax is available with Chevrolet MyLink, an infotainment system that connects to a smartphone to enable music streaming, phone calls, and navigation. Safety features include ten standard airbags, a rear-view camera, a high-strength steel safety cage, and available Rear Park Assist and OnStar.
2016 Chevrolet Equinox
The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is a compact SUV which features a rounded redesign on previous model and a chrome-accented dual-port grille. It comes standard with a rear vision camera and a seven-inch touch screen. The L, LS, and LT models provide various levels of luxury features and interior designs. The Equinox has a spacious interior with a sliding, Multi-Flex ® rear seat that moves forward or back to accommodate cargo or additional passengers. It can also be folded forward to increase cargo space. The Chevrolet Equinox comes standard with a six-speed automatic transmission and a 2.4-liter DOHC four-cylinder Spark Ignition Direct Injection (SIDI) engine. A 3.6-liter V6 SIDI engine is available. Standard safety features include the StabiliTrak electronic stability control system, electric-variable power-assist steering, traction control, and four-wheel antilock disc brakes as well as a six-month OnStar ® Guidance Plan.
2016 Chevrolet Traverse
The 2016 Chevrolet Traverse is a mid-size crossover model that seats up to eight passengers and offers 116.3 cubic feet of cargo space. The Traverse offers a smooth ride and a refined interior with luxury features. It gets 17 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway, an impressive fuel economy rating for a vehicle of its size. The Traverse comes standard with a six-speed shiftable automatic transmission and a V6 engine. In terms of technology, the Traverse comes with a USB port in the front console and two in the rear, offering simple ways to connect or charge your portable devices. It comes standard with an infotainment system and an available rear entertainment system.
2016 Chevrolet Tahoe
The 2016 Chevrolet Tahoe is a full-size SUV the offers excellent fuel economy for its class, with 23 miles per gallon on the highway. It comes standard with a 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine including technologies such as Variable Valve Timing, Direct Injection, and Active Fuel Management and offers 383 pounds per foot of torque. It is a spacious ride that includes three rows of seats. The back row can be folded down for 94.7 cubic feet of cargo space. The latest model of the Tahoe features an acoustic-laminated windshield for an extremely quiet ride. The Tahoe comes available with the latest in technology and infotainment systems, including Chevrolet MyLink, Bluetooth connection and rear seat entertainment systems.
2016 Chevrolet Suburban
The Chevrolet Suburban is the largest crossover model made by the manufacturer. It comes standard with a 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8. The Suburban offers an impressive fuel economy of 23 miles per gallon on the highway, along with a number of features well-suited to large families, such as available 4G LTE Wi-Fi and 13 USB charging ports. The interior is spacious and comfortable, with abundant storage and seating space.