How to Choose the Right Chevrolet SUV For You

September 13th, 2018 by

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With no less than 5 different Chevrolet SUV models to choose from, it can be a challenge deciding which is the right vehicle for you. Chevy offers crossovers and SUVs in various sizes, each with unique features and capabilities, so New Orleans-area drivers are sure to find the one that is the perfect fit for their individual needs. Here at Leson Chevrolet, we’d like to make your decision process easier by pointing out the advantages of each of the Chevy SUVs currently available:

  • Chevrolet Trax: This subcompact crossover offers efficient performance and easy handling, ideal for city driving.
  • Chevrolet Equinox: A compact crossover SUV with versatile interior space for both passengers and cargo,
  • Chevrolet Traverse: Seating for up to 8 makes this capable SUV a great choice for families.
  • Chevrolet Tahoe: Customizable seating and a long list of advanced tech features are highlights of this full-size SUV.
  • Chevrolet Suburban: The largest Chevy SUV offers a luxurious interior with 3 rows of seating, generous amenities, and rugged V8 power.

Passenger Capacity and Features

No matter which Chevrolet SUV you choose, you can expect a wide variety of standard and available comfort, convenience, and tech features, including:

  • Built-in 4G LTE WiFi
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Android Auto
  • OnStar®
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Heated Front Seats

When choosing a crossover or SUV, Metairie drivers will be looking closely at how many passengers the vehicle can carry. Both the Suburban and Tahoe can seat up to 9, the Traverse seats 8, and the Equinox and Trax carry easily accommodate up to 5 passengers.

Performance Specs

Here are the base level engines, performance specs, and fuel economy ratings of the Chevy SUV lineup:

  • Chevrolet Trax
    • Engine: 1.4L EcoTec Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
    • Horsepower: 138 hp
    • Torque: 148 lb-ft
    • EPA Fuel Economy: 25 mpg city/33 mpg highway with 2WD
  • Chevrolet Equinox
    • Engine: 1.5L Turbocharged
    • Horsepower: 170 hp
    • Torque: 203 lb-ft
    • EPA Fuel Economy: 26 mpg city/32 mpg highway with 2WD
  • Chevrolet Traverse
    • Engine: 3.6L V6 SIDI VVT
    • Horsepower: 310 hp
    • Torque: 266 lb-ft
    • EPA Fuel Economy: 18 mpg city/27 mpg highway with 2WD
  • Chevrolet Suburban and Chevrolet Tahoe
    • Engine: 5.3L EcoTec3 V8
    • Horsepower: 355 hp
    • Torque: 383 lb-ft
    • EPA Fuel Economy: 16 mpg city/23 mpg highway with 2WD

There are other engines available for most of the Chevrolet crossovers and SUVs that provide even more power. Get in touch with Leson Chevrolet to learn more about your options.

Choose the Chevy SUV You Want Today

Stop by our Chevrolet showroom in Harvey to get behind the wheel of the SUV or crossover of your choice. You can browse our Chevy SUV inventory and apply for financing from the comfort of your home before visiting us at 1501 Westbank Expressway Harvey, LA 70058. We also carry a great selection of used crossovers and SUVs. If you have any questions, please contact us online or call us at %%di_phone_number%%.

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