July 15th, 2020 by

Today’s SUVs have more technology hiding inside of them than ever before. When you begin to browse the Chevy Traverse, it’s important to understand some of the tech features that are waiting for you. It can offer you the enhanced experience behind the driver’s seat that you’re looking for.

Chevrolet Infotainment System

The Chevrolet infotainment system provides you with smartphone integration. It ensures that you have the entertainment, communication, and navigation that you need daily. You can place calls, get directions, and even stream music. All of your favorite apps can be within reach.

Some of the favorite in-vehicle apps you might want to take advantage of include Spotify, the Weather Channel, Fox Sports, and USA Today.

The infotainment system combines with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to ensure you’re able to connect with the phone you have. Plus, you can make personalization’s so that everything is where you need it to be. With the sound of your voice or the touch of a button, you can be in command of everything. Most importantly, it’s all designed so that you can stay focused on the road ahead.

Rear Seat Reminder

If you have ever feared leaving your child behind or forgetting something else important in the backseat, the Rear Seat Reminder is the ultimate tool inconvenience.

The reminder activates automatically when the rear doors are opened and closed up to 10 minutes before your vehicle is turned on and any time while the vehicle is already running. When you’ve completed your trip, the reminder tells you to check the backseat using a message in the driver information center and with an audible chime.

Teen Driver Technology

Chevy is smart enough to know that you’re going to worry if you have a teen driver who may be taking your SUV out for a spin. As such, the Traverse is equipped with teen driver technology. You can enable this feature to get a few different tools.

  • Buckle-to-Drive prevents the driver from shifting out of park for up to 20 seconds until the driver seat belt is fastened
  • Audio is muted until all front-seat occupants have buckled their seat belts
  • Advanced safety technologies are automatically turned on

Additionally, you will have an in-vehicle report card to show you how your teen has performed in certain categories. This includes everything from maximum speed to the number of forward collision alerts. It allows you to identify problem areas so that you can address them with your teen driver.

myChevrolet App

The myChevrolet app provides you with more control over your vehicle, on and off the road. You will have the ability to lock and unlock the doors, start and stop the engine, and even honk the horn from your mobile app. It ensures that you have greater control and turn your phone into a remote control for your Traverse. Further, the app can provide you with additional information regarding the status of your vehicle, including the odometer reading, fuel range, and tire pressure. Should you need to locate your vehicle, your app will be able to help you as well.

Wi-Fi Hotspot

Having an Internet connection everywhere you go is important. One of the available features with the Chevy Traverse is having your own Wi-Fi hotspot. It allows you to connect up to seven devices within the vehicle so that you can stream music and have access to your favorite apps. It also ensures that passengers have the bandwidth needed to stream movies, play games, and stay entertained regardless of how long the road trip may be.

With so much technology, it can completely transform your experience behind the wheel. Understanding how all of the tech features work can ensure that you have convenience and safety at your fingertips.

When you’re ready to be introduced to the tech features of the Chevy Traverse, visit us at Preston Hood Chevrolet. We’ll show you the features during a test drive so you can see it all for yourself. Once you see them for yourself, you won’t be able to imagine life on the road without this level of technology.

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