2014 Chevrolet Traverse  RealSafeCars83Safety Rating

#19 of 2014 SUVs

#31 of all 2014 vehicles

Pictured: 2018 Chevrolet Traverse
The Traverse, a mainstay of Chevrolet's lineup since 2009, is a three-row midsize SUV with seating up to 8. The Traverse has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2018. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. The Chevrolet Traverse has some real zest, surpassing typical horsepower for its class. Chevrolet offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2014 Chevrolet Traverse is average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2014 Chevrolet Traverse has a score of 83, implying a 0.039% chance of driver death (3.4% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2014 Chevrolet Traverse has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0386% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.4067%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0386% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.4067% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2014 Chevrolet Traverse is 17% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2014 Chevrolet Traverse is 5% less likely to result in a fatal accident.


But it is safer than many comparable models.

9565Nissan QuestKia SedonaMazda CX-9Honda RidgelineC. Town and CountryFord FlexDodge DurangoHonda OdysseyToyota SiennaGMC AcadiaFord ExplorerChevrolet TraverseComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2014 Chevrolet Traverse with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 65 to 95. The 2014 Chevrolet Traverse is safer than the 2014 Nissan Quest, the 2014 Kia Sedona, the 2014 Mazda CX-9, the 2014 Honda Ridgeline, the 2014 Chrysler Town and Country, and the 2014 Ford Flex and less safe than the 2014 Dodge Durango. It is about as safe as the 2014 Ford Explorer, the 2014 GMC Acadia, the 2014 Toyota Sienna, and the 2014 Honda Odyssey.

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