Traverse vs Explorer

Vs Ford Explorer

Traverse

AWARDS & FEATURES

U.S. News & World Report -2019 and 2018 Best 3-Row SUV for Families1
2019 NHTSA 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score2

Is it possible to get increased visibility while using less energy? With the HID Headlights that come standard on the 2021 Chevrolet Traverse3, the answer is yes. On the 2021 Ford Explorer, those brilliant, energy-efficient HID headlights are a pricey add-on.
2021 Chevrolet Traverse2021 Ford Explorer
HID Headlights
standard3-
Traverse

PERFORMANCE

If you live in a climate with snow and ice, or if you're interested in increased fuel economy, the 2021 Chevrolet Traverse's3 front-wheel drive offers a distinct advantage over the 2021 Ford Explorer.
2021 Chevrolet Traverse2021 Ford Explorer
Front Driven Wheels
has3-
Traverse

SAFETY

The 2021 Chevrolet Traverse's3 dedication to occupant safety has earned it the NHTSA's coveted 5-star Overall Crash Rating and 5-star Overall Side Crash Rating5.
2021 Chevrolet Traverse2021 Ford Explorer
Overall Crash Rating
5356
Overall Side Crash Rating
5356
Traverse

USABILITY

Tired of hunching over the steering wheel, or scooting the driver's seat all the way back? No worries. The 2021 Chevrolet Traverse3 offers more inches of combined front head and leg room than the 2021 Ford Explorer6, making the awkward hunch-back driving pose a thing of the past.

The 2021 Chevrolet Traverse's3 lower ground clearance, 73 vs. 86, means a lower center of gravity and more stability.

The 2021 Chevrolet Traverse3 offers seating for 83 of your friends and family - in the 2021 Ford Explorer6, 1 of them would have to stay behind.

Even an increase of just an inch or two in wheel base can mean more stability, and the 2021 Chevrolet Traverse3 has 1 more of those stability-increasing inches.
2021 Chevrolet Traverse2021 Ford Explorer
Front Head Room
413406
Front Leg Room
413406
Ground Clearance
7386
Seating Capacity
8376
Wheelbase
12031196
Traverse

PRICING & WARRANTY

With an MSRP of $2,425 less than the 2021 Ford Explorer6, the 2021 Chevrolet Traverse3 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to fill the 2021 Chevrolet Traverse's3 gas tank two dozen times, with a little money left over for road-trip snacks7.
2021 Chevrolet Traverse2021 Ford Explorer
MSRP
$29,8003$32,2256
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1 - View more at cars.usnews.com.
2 - Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (www.nhtsa.gov).
3 - 2021 Chevrolet Traverse FWD 4dr L
4 - Average American drives 13,476 miles per year. (source: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/ohim/onh00/bar8.htm)
6 - 2021 Ford Explorer Base RWD
7 - Based on the price of $40.00 to fill the gas tank.