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2020 Chevy Traverse

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2020 GMC Acadia

2020 Chevy Traverse

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2020 GMC Acadia
3.6L V6 engine

Base Engine

2.5L 4-cylinder engine
305 hp

Base Horsepower

193 hp
98.2 cubic feet

Max Cargo Volume

79.0 cubic feet
8

Max Seating

7

2020 Chevy Traverse vs. 2020 GMC Acadia


Bradenton drivers looking at GM SUV models have a wealth of options, but one common matchup tends to intrigue: the 2020 Chevy Traverse vs. GMC Acadia. These spacious but capable vehicles are exceptional in many respects, with the 2020 Traverse pushing the envelope even more than its peer on some important specs. Cox Chevrolet covers the details you want to know about how the new Chevrolet Traverse vs. GMC Acadia shakes out, below!

Chevrolet Traverse vs. GMC Acadia: Interior Space

One of the major factors in your choice of SUV is space: how much of it, its function for both passenger and driver, and available cargo room for when you need it on Sarasota road trips. The Chevrolet Traverse vs. GMC Acadia matchup shows us two very inviting cabins, but the Traverse proves to be a smarter buy for shoppers who crave versatility:

2020 Chevy Traverse Dimensions

  • Passenger Volume: 157.2 cubic feet for up to 8 passengers
  • Cargo Volume: 23.0 cubic feet with all seats up, 98.2 cubic feet with all seats down
  • Front Legroom: 41.0 inches

2020 GMC Acadia Dimensions

  • Passenger Volume: 143.8 cubic feet for up to 7 passengers
  • Cargo Volume: 12.8 cubic feet with all seats up, 79.0 cubic feet with all seats down
  • Front Legroom: 41.0 inches

For those wanting to maximize passenger space on big trips outside Tampa or those who require greater cargo space for carrying gear to local adventure spots, the 2020 Chevy Traverse is the optimal choice.

Chevy Traverse vs. GMC Acadia: Engine Options

Drivers have options for powerful performance on both of these GM SUVs with available all-wheel drive. When thinking about engines in the Chevrolet Traverse vs. GMC Acadia matchup, consider how the Traverse has a more competitive base engine.

2020 Chevy Traverse Engine Specs 

  • Standard Engine: 3.6L V6 engine with 305 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard Transmission/Drivetrain: 9-speed automatic transmission with front-wheel drive
  • Fuel Economy: EPA-estimated 18/27 city/highway mpg

2020 GMC Acadia Engine 

  • Standard Engine: 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with 193 hp and 188 lb-ft of torque
  • Standard Transmission/Drivetrain: 6-speed automatic transmission with front-wheel drive
  • Fuel Economy: EPA-estimated 21/26 city/highway mpg

The GMC Acadia has an available 310-hp 3.6L V6 engine, but for those who want towing capability right out of the gate (without having to make a costly upgrade), the Traverse is the ticket!

Chevrolet Traverse vs. GMC Acadia: Interior Features and Technology

Like in almost every GM vehicle, Palmetto drivers can expect connected commutes and advanced entertainment for their passengers with the features of these SUVs. Both come well-appointed with the following:

Standard Features

  • Apple CarPlay® / Android Auto™
  • Infotainment System with Diagonal Color Touchscreen
  • Keyless Ignition
  • Rearview Camera
  • Folding Rear Seats
  • Bluetooth® Capability

Available Features

  • Satellite Radio
  • Heated and Cooled Front Seats
  • Park Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control

Find New Chevy Traverse Specials at Cox Chevrolet!

Cox Chevrolet is happy to help drivers find an SUV that suits all their needs, so it only makes sense that the 2020 Chevy Traverse has a constant presence in our inventory! Bradenton-area drivers can find Traverse specials on our website and take advantage of the many resources at our finance center when they’re ready to get behind the wheel. Please contact us today with any and all questions!

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