Finally, the 2016 Chevy Traverse LT offers a lot of bang for the buck on the used market. 

Similar to the previous model we discussed, the 2016 Traverse comes with a 3.6L V6  

that puts out 281 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque. You can expect 17 MPG combined  

With the LT trim, Chevrolet steps up the Traverse by adding 18-inch aluminum wheels 

According to various reputable sources, the 2016 Chevrolet Traverse can last about a quarter-million miles  

 the original engine and transmission. However, without regular maintenance

you should expect major powertrain overhauls around the 150,000-mile mark. 

Based on the estimations of the Repair Pal website, the annual maintenance costs of  

the 2016 Chevy Traverse are similar to other full-size SUVs on the market, around $485 per year. 

Last but not least, regardless of the model you want to get, consult with a trusted mechanic  

ensure the previous owner has regularly serviced the vehicle and hasn’t put the powertrain through too much abuse. 

On the other hand, the 2013 Chevrolet Traverse has significantly fewer owner complaints and is generally considered a more valuable vehicle to buy used. 

The entry-level model, The Traverse LS, Comes with a 281-horsepower V6 powertrain and a six-speed automatic. 

Regarding fuel economy, you can expect up to 17 miles per gallon in the city and 24 on the highway.