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2020 chevy traverse white exterior

2020 Chevy Traverse

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2020 Honda Pilot

2020 Chevy Traverse vs. 2020 Honda Pilot


Starting MSRP

3.6L V6

Base Engine

3.5L V6
310 hp

Standard Horsepower

280 hp
5,000 pounds

Max. Towing Capacity

3,500 pounds

Comparing Chevy vs. Honda SUVs in Charleston? Two popular options among North Charleston drivers are the 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2020 Honda Pilot, but which model is right for you and your family? When you compare the new Chevy Traverse vs. Honda Pilot, it becomes clear that one model offers significantly more power for a lower starting price.

Chevy Traverse vs. Honda Pilot: Price

When searching for the perfect new family-oriented SUV, most Mount Pleasant shoppers are in the market for a model that is well-equipped at a fair price point. With a starting MSRP of just $29,800, the 2020 Chevy Traverse is significantly more affordable than the Honda Pilot, which starts at $31,650.

Honda Pilot vs. Chevy Traverse: Performance

Not only is the Chevy Traverse a more budget-friendly option for James Island families, but it delivers significantly more power at its lower price point! Whether it’s horsepower, torque, or towing power you’re most concerned with, the Traverse outpaces the Pilot on all fronts. Check out more details, below:

2020 Chevy Traverse Performance Details

  • 3.6L V6 base engine
  • 310 hp
  • 266 lb-ft of torque
  • 5,000-pound maximum towing capacity

2020 Honda Pilot Performance Details

  • 3.5L V6 base engine
  • 280 hp
  • 262 lb-ft of torque
  • 3,500-pound maximum towing capacity

Chevy Traverse vs. Honda Pilot: Cargo Space

What’s a full-size SUV without a cavernous cargo area? Yet again, the Traverse proves itself to be a superior option for growing Charleston families with noticeably more cargo room behind the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd row of seating:

2020 Chevy Traverse Cargo Space

  • Behind 1st Row: 98.2 cubic feet
  • Behind 2nd Row: 57.8 cubic feet
  • Behind 3rd Row: 23 cubic feet

2020 Honda Pilot Cargo Space

  • Behind 1st Row: 83.9 cubic feet
  • Behind 2nd Row: 46.8 cubic feet
  • Behind 3rd Row: 16.5 cubic feet

Honda Pilot vs. Chevy Traverse: Safety Innovations

When you compare Chevy vs. Honda safety features, both brands are known for inspiring confidence on Johns Island roads and highways with options like Blind Spot Monitoring and Lane Departure Warning, but the Traverse offers some additional safety innovations you simply won’t find in the Honda Pilot, like Chevrolet Teen Driver Technology and a Rear Seat Reminder System.

Get Behind the Wheel With Rick Hendrick Chevrolet!

Have you determined which SUV is better-suited to your lifestyle and budget? If you’d like to schedule a test drive in the 2020 Chevy Traverse, contact Rick Hendrick Chevrolet to arrange an appointment at a time and place that is convenient for you! Or, if you’d like to continue your Chevy vs. Honda SUV comparisons, find out how the mid-size Equinox vs. Honda CR-V stack up.

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