2020 Chevy Traverse vs. 2019 Nissan Pathfinder Differences near Schererville, IN

Are you in the market for a new SUV, but can’t decide which model best suits your needs? The 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2019 Nissan Pathfinder are both great options for you to consider. From performance to tech, the Traverse and Pathfinder are sure to have what you’re looking for. Continue reading to learn more about the 2020 Traverse and 2019 Pathfinder.

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In this comparison, we’ll be taking a look at the 2020 Chevy Traverse Premier, starting at $46,995 MSRP, and 2019 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum, starting at $42,870 MSRP


You can expect V6 power on both the 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2019 Nissan Pathfinder. Depending on your driving style, both vehicles are also available with front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. However, if you’re expecting more, the 2020 Traverse has the performance you’re looking for.

2020 Chevy Traverse

3.6L V6 engine


310 HP @ 6,800 RPM


266 lb.-ft. @ 2,800 RPM


Nine-speed automatic

2019 Nissan Pathfinder

3.5L V6 engine


284 HP @ 6,400 RPM


259 lb.-ft. @ 4,800 RPM


Xtronic CVT®


With seating for up to eight passengers and leather upholstery, you and your entire family are sure to be content in the new 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2019 Nissan Pathfinder. Although the Nissan Pathfinder offers a great host of options, we think you’ll feel most at home with the combination of features on the Chevy Traverse. Additional interior appointments and conveniences on the new Traverse include:

  • Automatic heated steering wheel
  • Tri-zone automatic climate control
  • Steering wheel-mounted controls
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Heated and ventilated front seats



There’s no doubt that the 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2019 Nissan Pathfinder are incredibly advanced SUVs. From SiriusXM® satellite radio to Bluetooth® technology, there’s much to enjoy within the cabin. But if you’re looking for 4G LTE Wi-Fi® or a wireless charger, you’ll only be able to find those on the Traverse. If you’re interested in other technology offerings on the 2020 Traverse, take a look at the following list:

  • Rear-seat infotainment system with or without DVD player
  • 4.2-in. color driver information screen
  • Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Plus system with navigation and 8-in. HD color touchscreen
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility


Advanced airbag systems, tire pressure monitoring, and rear cross traffic alert are all standard on the 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2019 Nissan Pathfinder for your peace of mind. If you prefer even more driver assist features to guide you on your daily drive, the Chevy Traverse is available with many of these technologies, including:

  • HD surround vision camera
  • Front pedestrian braking
  • Following distance indicator
  • Forward collision alert
  • Rear park assist
  • Lane keep assist with lane departure warning