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2014 Chevy Traverse works well with families

Chevy SUV has space, capability to spare

BOERNE, Texas, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Full-size crossover SUVs like the 2014 Chevy Traverse in San Antonio, TX will always have a place with families that aren't quite ready to pull the pin on getting a minivan. The new Chevy Traverse has seating capacity on par with many minivans. Additionally, the interior of the Traverse can be easily manipulated to be able to haul a large amount of cargo, if that is what the situation calls for. Chevy's reputation for performance, reliability and safety is well represented in a model like the 2014 Chevy Traverse. The safety portion of that equation is enhanced with a pair of new systems that are meant to prevent accidents from happening in the first place.

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When it comes to powering the 2014 Chevy Traverse, General Motors and GM engineers did not compromise and did not cut corners. They went with a powertrain that balances power and fuel-economy in a very economical matter that makes ownership of the new Traverse as affordable as possible. The new SUV is outfitted with a 3.6-liter, V-6 engine that can make 281 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque. The LTZ trim will be bumped up a little more on the horsepower measurement thanks to an enhanced sport-exhaust system.

The first of the new safety features in the new 2014 Traverse is called Lane Departure warning. This system uses a series of sensors around the vehicle that will detect when a driver is drifting from their lane. When that situation occurs, an audible signal is sent to the drive to take corrective measures. The other system is called forward collision warning. This uses a system to measure the distance from front of the 2014 Traverse to the traffic ahead and if the computer feels a collision is likely, it will warn the driver to stop. If the warning is missed, the system can pre load the brakes for maximum stopping power.

The entire Cavender Chevrolet inventory can be viewed at www.cavenderchevrolet.com. The showroom is located at 30700 IH-10 West, Boerne, TX, 78006. Anyone interested in scheduling a test drive of the 2014 Chevy Traverse or would like more information about the vehicle should call, 866-718-0391. Cavender Chevrolet is also home to the Strait Deal.

Media Contact: Roland Perez, Cavender Chevrolet, 866-718-0391, [email protected]

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