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2013 Chevrolet Tahoe 2013 Chevrolet Traverse 2013 Ford Expedition
     
4WD 1500 LT
  • 2WD 1500 LS
  • 4WD 1500 LS
  • 2WD 1500 LT
  • 4WD 1500 LT
  • 2WD 1500 LTZ
  • 4WD 1500 LTZ
FWD LS
  • FWD LS
  • AWD LS
  • FWD LT w/1LT
  • AWD LT w/1LT
  • FWD LT w/2LT
  • AWD LT w/2LT
  • FWD LTZ
  • AWD LTZ
2WD 4dr XLT
  • 2WD 4dr XLT
  • 2WD 4dr XLT
  • 4WD 4dr XLT
  • 4WD 4dr XLT
  • 2WD 4dr Limited
  • 2WD 4dr King Ranch
  • 2WD 4dr Limited
  • 4WD 4dr Limited
  • 2WD 4dr King Ranch
  • 4WD 4dr King Ranch
  • 4WD 4dr Limited
  • 4WD 4dr King Ranch

Prices

MSRP $48,405 $30,510 $40,605
Invoice $45,017 $29,290 $37,864
Avg. Paid N/A $23,037 N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.5 7.7 7.7
Critics' Rating 8.8 8.2 8.4
Performance 8.1 7.9 7.8
Interior 7.7 8.1 7.7
Safety 8.7 9.7 7.9
Reliability 4.0 2.5 2.5
Operating Cost N/A 7.5 N/A

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good ride and handling for its size
  • Powerful V8 engine
  • Good fuel economy for a large SUV
  • Nicely-appointed interior materials
  • Abundant cargo space for the class
  • Spacious third row
  • Comfortable ride
  • Adult-friendly third row
  • Easy-folding third row
Cons
  • Uncomfortable third row is also a pain to remove
  • Cargo space isn't very versatile
  • Lackluster acceleration
  • Less power than rivals
  • Some cheap interior materials

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas/Ethanol V8 5.3L/323 Gas V6 3.6L/217 Gas/Ethanol V8 5.4L/330
MPG 15 City / 21 Hwy 17 City / 24 Hwy 14 City / 20 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 116 118.90 119.000
Length, Overall (in) 203.70
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79 78.50 78.800
Height, Overall (in) 76.9 69.90 77.200
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional Optional
Running Boards Standard Optional Standard
Power Retractable Running Boards Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4646

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Optional
Tires - Front All-Terrain Optional Standard
Tires - Front Performance Optional
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Optional
Tires - Rear All-Terrain Optional Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Optional
Compact Spare Tire Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Optional
Steel Wheels Optional Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Standard Optional Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Standard Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
Luggage Rack Standard Optional Standard
Rear Parking Aid Standard Standard
Power Liftgate Optional Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Standard Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Remote Trunk Release Optional Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Optional
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Optional
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Mirror Memory Optional Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Optional
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 8 8 8
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 150.8
Front Head Room (in) 41.1 40.40 39.600
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.30 41.100
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.3 61.50 63.200
Front Hip Room (in) 64.4 58.00 60.200
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.40 39.800
Second Leg Room (in) 39 36.80 39.100
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.3 61.00 63.700
Second Hip Room (in) 60.6 57.80 59.900
Third Leg Room (in) 25.6 33.20
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 108.9 116.3 108.300
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 60.3 70.3 55.000
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 16.9 24.4 18.600
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard Optional
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Audio Controls Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard Optional
Entertainment System Optional Optional
Hard Disk Drive Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Optional
Dual Zone A/C Standard Optional
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard Standard Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Optional
Additional Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
Cooled Driver Seat Optional
Heated Driver Seat Standard Optional
Heated Rear Seat Optional Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Optional
Seat Memory Optional Optional
Power Driver Seat Standard Optional Standard
Power Passenger Seat Standard Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard
Quad Bucket Seats Optional Optional

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Optional

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Optional Optional
Adjustable Pedals Standard Standard
Front Tow Hooks Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
Four Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard
8 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V8 Gas V6 Gas/Ethanol V8
Displacement 5.3L/323 3.6L/217 5.4L/330
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 320 @ 5400 281 @ 6300 310 @ 5100
Torque (Net @ RPM) 335 @ 4000 266 @ 3400 365 @ 3600
Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 39.0 40.4 40.830

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Standard Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 17 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 24 20
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 22.0 28.000

Suspension

Air Suspension Optional
Suspension Type - Front Coil-Over Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Linked H-Arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front Independent Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear 5-Link Five-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Transmission Overdrive Switch Standard