2018 Chevrolet Traverse vs 2018 Chevrolet Tahoe

Chevrolet Traverse

  • Standard Engine3.6L V6
  • Horsepower305 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *18 / 27
  • Seats8

Chevrolet Tahoe

  • Standard Engine5.3L V8
  • Horsepower355 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *16 / 23
  • Seats8

Specs at a Glance


For drivers looking for a mid-size to a full-size sports utility vehicle, Chevy offers great options in both the 2018 Chevy Traverse and 2018 Chevy Tahoe. The 2018 Chevy Traverse is the manufacturer’s mid-size SUV entrant and the vehicle offers tons of trim packages and options to meet any consumer’s needs. In the full-size SUV category, Chevy comes with the 2018 Tahoe that also is loaded with several trim packages and options to suit any customer’s needs.

The 2018 Chevy Traverse comes with a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine that puts out 310 horsepower and 266 foot-pounds of torque. The vehicle comes available with all-wheel drive packages for customers looking for a great vehicle in snow or off-road conditions. The 2018 Traverse also comes with the option of traction mode select, where the driver can manually put the vehicle in front wheel drive, four wheel drive, off-road mode and tow/haul mode to ensure that the vehicle is driving properly for the conditions that are presented to the driver. The 2018 Traverse comes standard with a 9-speed automatic transmission to enhance both performance and fuel mileage at the same time. The RS model of the 2018 Traverse comes equipped with a 2.0-liter turbo engine that runs 255 horsepower and 295 foot-pounds of torque.

The 2018 Chevy Tahoe comes standard with a 5.3-liter V8 engine that features 355 horsepower and 383 foot-pounds of torque. In the available Max Trailering Package, the 2018 Tahoe can tow up to 8,600 pounds. The 2018 Tahoe features a 6-speed automatic transmission with available tow/haul mode for drivers looking to pull a load behind the vehicle.


On the exterior, the 2018 Chevy Traverse has undergone a redesign to give it a bold new look as it travels down the highway. The 2018 Traverse comes in a wide palette of colors to suit any customers tastes and features a wide variety of 18 and 20-inch aluminum wheels in an array of designs. Some trim packages have available roof rails, chrome accented grille and available moonroof on certain packages. The 2018 Chevy Tahoe also comes with a versatile array of coloring options on the exterior and features a spectrum of 18, 20 and 22-inch aluminum wheels in different designs. The 2018 Tahoe custom editions have a sleek look with their available chrome grills, all-season tires, and roof rails.


The 2018 Chevy Traverse is loaded with great features. On the interior, the 2018 Traverse can seat up to eight passengers and has a max cargo space of 98.2 cubic feet. Drivers can stay connected available 4G LTE Wi-Fi and connection to both Apple and Android products on a beautiful dash display. The 2018 Traverse is loaded with safety features like forward collision alert, lane keep assist with lane departure warning, forward automatic braking and a rear vision camera with rear park assist.

The 2018 Chevy Tahoe comes loaded as well with the 4G LTE Wi-Fi through a connection on an 8-inch touch-screen display. Drivers can connect through both Apple and Android devices. The 2018 Tahoe can seat up to nine passengers and boasts a whopping 94.7 cubic feet of cargo space with the availability of rear-seating to fold down and lay flat. The 2018 Tahoe is also equipped with great safety features like forward collision alert, safety alert driver seat, rear backup camera with park assist and a lane change alert with blind zone alert.

The 2018 Chevy Traverse and 2018 Chevy Tahoe are great vehicles in the mid and large-SUV segments. To take a look at either one, give us a call or stop by Stonebriar Chevy today. Our friendly sales staff would be happy to take you for a test drive today!

All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.

* Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

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