2021 Chevy Traverse Trims and Packages

2021 Chevy Traverse

The 2021 Chevy Traverse is a midsize SUV. This vehicle has a lot to offer you in terms of performance, capabilities, and features. However, there are several model options or trim levels to choose from. Each of these trim levels offers you different features, so you have to pick the trim that gives you the features you are looking for. To help you out, we have listed out the different trim levels and the features they offer you below. If you have any questions about any of these vehicle options or the features found in the 2021 Chevy Traverse, you can reach out to us at Betley Chevrolet.

Before we get into the trim options, let’s talk about a few things all the Traverse trims have in common. These vehicles are all home to a 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 310-horsepower. This engine is very capable, and it provides you with good fuel efficiency. This engine is paired with a nine-speed automatic transmission, and it has standard front-wheel drive but available all-wheel-drive. Also, the interior of the Traverse has three rows of seating with seating for seven or eight people, depending on the trim. This vehicle gives you 23 cubic feet of storage space behind the rear seats, 57.8 cubic feet with the third row of seats folded down, and up to 98.2 cubic feet of space with the second and third rows of seating folded down. Below, you can learn more about what features each individual trim level offer you.


The Chevy Traverse L is going to be your base trim level option. This option will be your most affordable, but it will also be the most basic in terms of features and capabilities. However, if you are looking for a cost-effective option, this could be the right trim level for you.

This trim option gives you standard technology features like the Infotainment 3 system and a 7-inch touchscreen to keep you connected and entertained. You also get Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard to allow you to connect your vehicle to your smartphone. The Traverse L also comes with Bluetooth, six USB ports, tri-zone automatic climate control, and a Wi-Fi hotspot. There are also a couple of important safety features standard in this trim, which include Chevrolet’s Teen Driver safety system and a rearview camera.


The LS is your second trim level. This tri option gives you the same standard features as the L, but it adds a few options. This trim gives you the option of all-wheel-drive, whereas the L only gives you front-wheel drive. You can also add a rear-seat entertainment system to your Traverse LS, as well as some additional styling options.


The LT trim is available in two different options. You can opt for the LT Cloth variation that gives you cloth seating, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, satellite radio, second-row captain’s chairs, a power liftgate, and an 8-inch touchscreen. The LT Cloth trim also includes a few safety features like rear cross traffic alert, blind spot monitoring, and rear parking sensors.

There is also the option of the LT Leather trim. This variation gives you leather upholstery, in addition to the other features offered in the LT Cloth. You also get features like heated front seats, a power-adjustable passenger’s seat, and remote start.

With the LT trim, you also have a couple of package options you can add to your vehicle to give you some additional features. Check them out below.

  • Driver Confidence II Package – This is a package you can opt to add to your Traverse LT. It will add some safety technology features that can look out for you and your passengers as you drive. This package adds features like forward collision warning, lane keep assist, lane departure warning, forward automatic emergency braking, and front pedestrian braking. This package also adds a heated steering wheel.
  • LT Premium Package – Another package option for your LT trim is the LT Premium package. This package gives you features like a 10-speaker Bose audio system, a rear camera mirror, and a surround-view parking camera system.

As you can see, the LT is a great mid-level trim option that adds more features than previous trims, and it also gives you the option of some additional packages that can help you make sure you get the features you are looking for.


The Chevy Traverse RS gives you all the features standard on the lower trims, and it adds some features to set this option apart. The RS model gives you standard features like leather upholstery, a navigation system, a premium 10-speaker Bose audio system, a rear camera mirror, and a surround-view parking camera system. You also have the option of adding a rear-seat entertainment system to this trim if you have passengers you need to entertain.

The RS trim is also known for its great look. This is a sporty trim with some great exterior accents to give it great style. This trim has signature black accents like black roof rails, gloss black window trim, black bowtie emblems, and a black ice grille. You also get 20-inch dark-painted aluminum wheels and heated seats in this trim.


With the Premier trim, you get some features that add comfort and convenience to the interior of your vehicle. This trim gives you features like leather upholstery, a hands-free power liftgate, heated second-row seats, ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, and wireless device charging.

High Country

The Chevy Traverse High Country is your top trim option. This vehicle has almost every feature you can get in the Traverse. You add safety features like adaptive cruise control and automatic emergency braking. You also add features like premium perforated leather-appointed front and second-row seats with suede inserts. You add power-folding third row seats, a dual-panel power sunroof, and the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Premium with a navigation system. The High Country trim also gives you features like a unique chrome grille and 20-inch polished-aluminum wheels, as well as a hands-free power liftgate.

Which of these 2021 Chevy Traverse trim options is right for you? You will have to think about the features that are most important to you, and if you have any questions, you can reach out to us at Betley Chevrolet.