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2012 Chevy Traverse -- family friendly for holidays

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The Traverse is categorized in various ways, but is generally known as a Midsize crossover SUV.  It holds a 5-star safety rating, is affordable, has a lot of room for 7 or 8 passengers and their stuff.

U.S.News & World Report ranks the new Chevy Traverse as number 2 out of 22 in the Affordable Midsize SUV listings.  Consumer Guide said, “The Traverse offers space, power, and decent handling in an exceptional package that looks and feels more expensive than it is.”  Kelley Blue Book commented,  “If you're looking for a big family vehicle with excellent safety ratings, the ability to tow 5,400 pounds and reasonably good fuel economy for its size, the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse may be the best game in town."  Edmunds reported, "With its stylish good looks, spacious cabin, carlike ride and handling, plus decent fuel economy, the 2012 Chevrolet Traverse has much to offer SUV owners looking to downsize."