Chevrolet Traverse vs. Subaru Outback

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$29,845 - $32,769
$23,316 - $27,397

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
310 hp
175 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.6L V6 SIDI VVT (310 hp [232.0 kW] @ 6800 rpm 266 lb
3.6L V6 SIDI VVT
2.5L DOHC 16 Valve 4

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41 in.
42.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.3 in.
40.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.4 in.
38.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40 in.
38.9 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Entertainment System

Entertainment System
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

AC

AC

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Passengers

Passengers
8
5

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.9 in.
108.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39 ft.
36.1 ft.

Length

Length
204.3 in.

Width

Width
78.6 in.
72.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
.lbs
3622 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
310 hp
175 hp

Torque

Torque
266 ft. lbs.
174 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2700 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
150 .lbs
270 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19.4 - 21.7 gal.
18.5 gal.

Combined

Combined
18 - 26 mpg
13 - 16 mpg

City

City
17 - 18 mpg
25 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 - 27 mpg
32 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire, Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Traverse
Subaru Outback

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicles
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
8
5

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 - 8.8
108.1 ft³.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
20 - 21 mpg.
3622 lbs.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
17 - 18 mpg.
28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 - 27 mpg.
25 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs.
32 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs.
2700 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs.
270 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs.
2700 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LFY
270 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas V6
2700 lbs.

Displacement

Displacement
3.6L/
Regular Unleaded H-4

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
2.5 L/152

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M3V
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
9
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic
CVT w/OD

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.49
3.58 - 0.62

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
170
3.67

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
QO5
4.11

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
QO5
490

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
ZCD
6.3

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P255/65R18
110

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P255/65R18
Strut

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Double Wishbone

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 in.
Strut

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 in.
Double Wishbone

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
18 in.
P225/65HR17

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
P225/65HR17

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
17 X 7 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
17 X 7 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.0 ft.
Compact in.

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A ft.
Aluminum

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
Aluminum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Steel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Rack-Pinion

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
36.1 ft.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.4 - 21.7 gal.
4-Wheel Disc

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.3 in.
4-Wheel

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41 in.
Yes

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
62.1 in.
Yes

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
58.1 in.
12.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40 in.
11.8 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.4 in.
18.5 gal.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
62.2 in.
40.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
56.9 in.
42.9 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
38.2 in.
58.1 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
33.5 in.
55.5 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
57.5 in.
38.9 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
48.5 in.
38.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
120.9 in.
57.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
204.3 in.
55 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
78.6 in.
108.1 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
70.7 in.
72.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
67.3 in.
66.1 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
67 in.
61.8 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
98.2 ft³.
62.2 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
57.8 ft³.
8.7 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
23.0 ft³.
77.7 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Traverse
41.8 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Sport Utility
46.3 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
42.5 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.6
32.5 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
27.9 in.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
73.3 ft³.

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
35.5 ft³.

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
35.5 ft³.