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2012 Chevrolet Traverse FWD 4-Door LT w/2LT Specs

FWD 4-Door LT w/2LT
MSRP based on FWD 4-Door LT w/2LT
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 17 mpg City/24 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.6L
EPA Class 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Style Name FWD LT w/2LT
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 7
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission Transmission, 6-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive includes auto-grade braking, hill start assist and tap-shift manual shift control (Included and only available with CR14526 FWD models)

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4658
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 7
Front Hip Room (in) 59.1
Third Head Room (in) 37.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 61.3
Third Hip Room (in) 48.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 153.1
Second Head Room (in) 39.4
Third Leg Room (in) 33.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 62.0
Second Hip Room (in) 57.8
Front Head Room (in) 40.4
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8
Third Shoulder Room (in) 57.6
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 118.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 67.4
Height, Overall (in) 70.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) NA
Length, Overall (in) 205.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.2
Track Width, Front (in) 67.8
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 24.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 116.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 68.8

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.0
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code LLT
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 266 @ 3400
Fuel System DI
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 281 @ 6300
Displacement 3.6L/220
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.16
Trans Order Code MY9
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 0.8
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.1
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Tires
Front Tire Order Code QLW
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P255/65R18
Rear Tire Order Code QLW
Rear Tire Size P255/65R18
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Coil-Over Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Linked H-Arm
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features StabiliTrak, stability control system
Traction control
Daytime Running Lamps
Air bags, frontal and side-impact for driver and front passenger...
Air bags, front passenger air bag suppression (Always use safety...
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes...
Automatic Crash Response
Stolen Vehicle Assistance
OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
Door locks, rear child security
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (Does not monitor spare)
Horn, dual-note

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 6
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 100,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.8
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 660
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 170
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
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