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Compare the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse vs. 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

2018 Chevrolet Traverse vs 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

2018 Chevrolet Traverse


2018 Chevrolet Equinox

3.6L V-6


1.5L I-4
9-speed Automatic


6-speed Automatic
305 hp


170 hp

Seating Capacity


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Featuring eight seats, the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse is a large SUV that meets the needs of modern families. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox is a crossover SUV that accommodates up to five people. Both of these Chevy models are available with compact turbocharged engines, all-wheel drive and a nine-speed automatic transmission system. Featuring GPS navigation and 4G Wi-Fi, the MyLink infotainment system in the Traverse and Equinox is loaded with premium connectivity options.


Rated at 281 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque, a 3.6 L V6 engine makes a comeback in the 2018 Chevy Traverse. Powered by a turbocharger, an all-new 2.0 L engine delivers solid performance. With nine gear speeds to choose from in the automatic transmission system, you'll find it easy to handle this Chevy SUV. Having a twin-clutch design, the vehicle's all-wheel drive is engineered to handle various types of terrains. You can turn an electronic rotary dial to select the Off-Road Mode, Snow Mode or other settings. The Tow/Haul Mode is also integrated into the vehicle's versatile transmission. For its compact size, the Chevy Equinox's 1.5 L turbo engine produces an impressive output of 170 hp and 203 lb-ft of torque. For even better performance, select the 2.0 L turbo engine that whips out 252 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. Running on diesel, the 1.6 L turbo engine delivers a good combination of efficiency and powerful output. The Equinox is available with a six-speed automatic transmission or nine-speed automatic transmission. This small crossover SUV can also be equipped with an AWD system that's activated with the touch of a button.


Active at speeds of up to 50 MPH, the Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking is available in the 2018 Chevy Traverse and Equinox. You can customize the Forward Collision Alert to come on based on the following distance to another vehicle. Both of these cars offer the Lane Keep Assist, which automatically calibrates the steering system during an unintentional departure from a single lane. Additionally, the Equinox has the Lane Departure Warning, which issues alerts when you cross over the marked boundaries of a given lane. Both of these Chevy models provide additional guidance through the Lane Change Alert, Side Blind Zone Alert and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Powered by ultrasonic technology, the Rear Park Assist helps you handle the Traverse in any parking space. The Traverse and Equinox also have a split-screen monitor that's connected to four exterior cameras, which generate overhead and other views in real time.


Running on the Chevrolet MyLink platform, an 8.0-inch touch screen is at your fingertips in the 2018 Chevy Traverse and Equinox. GPS navigation with voice recognition is readily accessible in this signature multimedia system. You can also use Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to access applications on smartphones. HD Radio and SiriusXM Satellite Radio reception is included in these Chevy models. For extra entertainment and utility options, simply connect compatible devices with the 4G LTE Wi-Fi network that's powered by OnStar. In the Traverse, you can slide the MyLink display by pressing a button. Behind the screen, there's a hidden storage compartment that can be unlocked only with a PIN code.

Visit Pohanka Chevrolet to browse a large selection of 2018 Chevy Traverse and Equinox models. At our dealership, you'll have the chance to test drive both of these family-friendly vehicles.

MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at MSRP refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.

Current Inventory

There are currently no 2018 Chevrolet Traverse 4x4 LT Leather 4dr SUV for Sale in inventory


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