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2020 Chevy Traverse: Meet Your Family’s Favorite Christmas Gift


2020 Chevy Traverse

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, except for your dilapidated minivan that’s been slowly leaking oil on your garage floor since 2017. Sounds like it’s time for a new get-the-family-around-town vehicle that has room for the entire gang.

Allow us to introduce you to the carpool-ready 2020 Chevrolet Traverse. Here are 5 reasons why the latest Chevy Traverse should become the newest addition to your family this Christmas season.

5. Teen Driver

Traverse Radio

Chevy has put a premium on safety for years; the inclusion of standard Teen Driver on the Traverse is proof. (Chevy’s standardized Teen Driver across most of their lineup, actually.) The technology features a Buckle-to-Drive system that prevents the Traverse from shifting out of “Park” if the driver’s belt isn’t clicked. Additionally, the Traverse can mute audio until all front passengers are buckled in.

If you have a teenager who’s working on their learner’s permit, Teen Driver ensures you’re not throwing them to the wolves. With the system’s built-in report card, parents can monitor their teenage drivers when they’re off doing who-knows-what.

4. Traverse, Party of Eight

Traverse Interior

Family minivans used to be the ideal vehicle for large families. Those days are long gone, as newer SUVs like the Traverse can offer just as much space and amenities—but without the poor public image.

The 8-seater Chevy Traverse can accommodate most American families. Its spacious, noise-canceling cabin offers 157.3 cubic feet of room for passengers, as well as a nice set of available amenities that include: a Dual SkyScrape® 2-panel solar sunroof, heated and ventilated front seats, and a convenient Smart Slide® second-row seat (reduces capacity to 7 passengers).

3. Rear Seat Reminder

Rear Seat Reminder

Being a new parent can be is exhausting, with a capital “E.” Your Chevy Traverse helps you in one small way: by preventing you from leaving your most precious cargo unattended in the back seat. With Rear Seat Reminder in place, your Traverse will detect if the rear doors were opened prior to any trip. If they were, the system will alert you, via audible chimes and a visual message in the instrument panel, to check the back rows.

Chevy: Always looking out for No. 2 (your family).

2. Class-Best Cargo Room

Traverse Cargo Room

With best-in-class maximum cargo space of 98.2 cu. ft., Traverse is king of the large-SUV castle, beating even big-time rivals like the Toyota Highlander. Versatile seat configurations make it possible to switch from Game Day to Home Improvement Trip at a moment’s notice. Tremendous.

For even more space, pop open the cargo area’s underfloor storage compartment. (Plus, because the compartment’s hidden, you can keep all your valuables out of sight.)

1. Big List o’ Technology

In addition to Teen Driver and Rear Seat Reminder, the Traverse is also packed to the headliner with tech. Some notable features include:

  • Hands-Free Power Liftgate – Open and close the rear tailgate with a simple kicking motion under the bumper
  • Chevrolet Infotainment 3 – Chevy’s premium infotainment system
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot – Built-in 4G LTE wireless connection through ATT&T
  • 8-inch Color Touchscreen – High-definition display
  • Android Auto & Apple CarPlay – Streaming compatibility standard on all Traverse trims
  • USB Ports – Charging ports are available in all rows
  • Traction Mode Select – Adjust your Traverse’s performance via Front-Wheel Drive, All-Wheel Drive, Off-Road, or Tow/Haul modes
  • Wireless Charging – Keep your devices topped off with a wireless charging pad
  • Universal Home Remote – Conveniently activate your garage door, security system, or another smart home device from your Traverse
  • Rear Seat Infotainment – Pop in a DVD or stream a flic to keep the kids occupied on long road trips

Announcing Free Vehicle Delivery in Lee’s Summit

This Christmas, we’ll be your Dealership Santa. If you purchase a Traverse or any other new or used vehicle from McCarthy Chevy Lee’s Summit, we’ll gladly deliver it to your home. If you live within 100 miles of our Lee’s Summit dealership (945 SE Oldham Parkway), this service is 100% free! Other charges apply if delivery is requested outside of our service area; please contact a McCarthy salesperson at 816-356-6610 for details.

What’s that? A sound from the internet telling you there are great Christmas deals on Chevy SUVs this season? Hallelujah! Browse our current Chevrolet specials and incentives to see how much you can save on a new Traverse at McCarthy Chevrolet in Lee’s Summit.


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