2017 Chevrolet Traverse vs 2017 Volvo XC90

July 21st, 2017 by

Chevrolet Traverse Ressler Motors

The family Vehicle has evolved over the last few decades. More parents are looking for the accommodations of an SUV without the cost incurring gas mileage. More kids are looking for upgraded technology that keeps them connected at every turn. With the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse a spacious interior avoids the bulk of larger SUVs on the market while still meeting its passengers with top of the line features. It’s introductory price is not only appealing, but it also gives you room to upgrade the Traverse until it fits your every need. When the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse at Ressler Motors is compared side by side to the 2017 Volvo XC90, the Traverse always keeps your function and cost in mind.

Technology Integration

Off the bat, Chevrolet MyLink software makes integrating your smartphone seamless and effortless. With the touch of a button or two, you can tap into the storage of your phone though Apple CarPlay or Android Auto. Steering wheel mounted controls and the option to upgrade to a larger center console screen make the Traverse a top choice to keep entertainment bouncing through your speakers. Similar upgrades in the 2017 Volvo XC90 include the Volvo On Call App and built in wifi, similar to the Onstar connection that the Traverse offers..

Keep money in your wallet

The biggest difference between the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse and the 2017 Volvo XC90 is the cost. The Traverse begins at a price so much lower than the XC90 that you can almost made every upgrade to the Chevy and barely hit what the Volvo will cost. The Traverse has an EPA fuel estimate of 22 miles per gallon on the highway and 15 miles per gallon in the city. Push yourself to take longer back roads and enjoy the commute with seating for seven and the flexibility of 60/40 fold down seats. While the fuel mileage of the Volvo XC90 is slightly better, but you have to remember what you are paying for with these two vehicles.