Compare 2014 Toyota Highlander vs 2014 Chevrolet Traverse

2014 Toyota Highlander
2014 Chevrolet Traverse
Add Vehicle
Select style
FWD 4-Door I4 LE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door I4 LE 20 25 $26,673 $29,215
FWD 4-Door V6 LE 19 25 $27,864 $30,520
AWD 4-Door V6 LE 18 24 $29,199 $31,980
FWD 4-Door V6 LE Plus 19 25 $29,892 $32,740
AWD 4-Door V6 LE Plus 18 24 $31,225 $34,200
FWD 4-Door V6 XLE 19 25 $32,905 $36,040
AWD 4-Door V6 XLE 18 24 $34,238 $37,500
FWD 4-Door V6 Limited 19 25 $36,191 $39,640
AWD 4-Door V6 Limited 18 24 $37,524 $41,100
FWD 4-Door V6 Limited Platinum 19 25 $38,465 $42,130
AWD 4-Door V6 Limited Platinum 18 24 $39,798 $43,590
Select style
FWD 4-Door LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door LS 17 24 $29,563 $30,795
AWD 4-Door LS 16 23 $31,483 $32,795
FWD 4-Door LT 17 24 $32,309 $34,010
AWD 4-Door LT 16 23 $34,209 $36,010
FWD 4-Door LTZ 17 24 $38,779 $41,255
AWD 4-Door LTZ 16 23 $40,659 $43,255
Pricing
Invoice Price
$26,673
$29,563
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,215
$30,795
Monthly Payment Estimate
$487 / month
$513 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Toyota Highlander covers familiar territory, without straying too far into Adventure Land. The 2014 Chevrolet Traverse offers up all the practicality, space, and features that will make a big family happy--provided you prefer an understated style.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in)
45.6 48.30
Second Shoulder Room (in)
59.6 61.00
Front Leg Room (in)
44.2 41.30
Third Head Room (in)
35.9 37.80
Passenger Volume (ft³)
145 150.8
Front Hip Room (in)
57.2 58.00
Third Shoulder Room (in)
55 57.60
Second Leg Room (in)
38.4 36.80
Front Head Room (in)
40.7 40.40
Second Hip Room (in)
57.1 57.80
Passenger Capacity
8 8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.3 61.50
Third Leg Room (in)
27.7 33.20
Second Head Room (in)
39.9 39.40
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8 7.20
Length, Overall (in)
191.1 203.70
Height, Overall (in)
68.1 69.90
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.2 67.10
Wheelbase (in)
109.8 118.90
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.8 78.50
Track Width, Front (in)
64.4 67.30
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- NA
Liftover Height (in)
- - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
42.3 70.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
83.7 116.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
13.8 24.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.2 13.0 x 0.8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.9 12.8 x 1.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake Type
- Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.2 22.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.7 40.4
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Pwr Rack-&-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- 2.89
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- 16.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA QPR
Front Tire Size
P245/60SR18 P245/70R17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA QPR
Spare Tire Order Code
NA QD6
Rear Tire Size
P245/60SR18 P245/70R17
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
1500 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 520
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
150 780
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 5200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1500 5200
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4134 4646
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 17 x 7.5
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
185 @ 5800 281 @ 6300
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Gas V6
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
184 @ 4200 266 @ 3400
Engine Order Code
NA LLT
Displacement
2.7 L/163 3.6L/217
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
22 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 17
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.15 2.88
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.90 2.87
Trans Order Code
NA M7V
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.41
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.61 0.74
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.30 4.48
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.36 3.16
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42 1.84
Trans Type
6 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- NA
Clutch Size (in)
- NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Toyota Highlander Chevrolet Traverse
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Coil-Over Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone Linked H-Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- - TBD -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
5.0 (Est) 3 (2012)
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.3 (Est) 9.7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- 11.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 170
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 660
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
--
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
--
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
--
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
--
Overall Side Crash Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating Driver
--
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
--
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
--
Rollover Rating
--

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue