2017 Chevrolet Traverse vs. 2017 Nissan Pathfinder

2017 Chevy Traverse Black


2017 Nissan Pathfinder Orange


The 2017 Chevy Traverse and the 2017 Nissan Pathfinder are both compelling options for families in Calumet City. Either one will provide lots of space for passengers and cargo, impressive safety features, and the latest technology features. So which one will you pick for your family? Take a closer look at how they compare here.

Price and Value

The Traverse is simply less expensive than the Nissan Pathfinder. The 2017 Chevy Traverse starts at $28,700 MSRP. The 2017 Nissan Pathfinder starts at $30,290 MSRP.

Seating and Space

While the Nissan Pathfinder will fit up to 7 passengers, the Chevy Traverse seats 8 passengers comfortably. When it comes to cargo, the Traverse wins again. It provides more space with all seats in place and more maximum cargo volume with all seats folded down. The Traverse will carry up to 24.4 cubic feet of cargo behind the rear seats, while it can fit up to 116.3 cubic feet of cargo space with the seats folded down. The Pathfinder only offers 16 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats and up to 79.8 cubic feet total.

Warranty and Maintenance Coverage

The Chevrolet Traverse has an advantage when it comes to warranty coverage. It gives you 60-months/60,000-miles worth of roadside assistance, while the Nissan only comes with 36-months/36,000-miles worth of roadside assistance. The Traverse also gives you 24-months/24,000-miles worth of regularly scheduled maintenance, while the Nissan doesn’t offer any maintenance included in the price.


The Chevy Traverse comes with an automatic equalizer, a compass, a driver information center, a voltage gauge, and three DC power outlets. Those features are not standard on the basic Pathfinder.

Come Drive the Traverse in Homewood

Get behind the wheel of the current 2017 Chevy Traverse today here at Chevrolet of Homewood. If you’re in the market for a new crossover for your family in Calumet City, then visit us at 8033 Halsted Street in Homewood or contact us online now with any questions about the latest Traverse.