2009 Chevy Traverse, First DriveAndrew Stoy6/25/08 12:00pmFiled to: 2009 Chevy TraverseJalopnik Reviews2009 Chevrolet TraverseChevrolet TraverseChevy TraverseCrossover ReviewCrossover TestTesttraverseChevroletChevyCrossovercrossover driveDriveReviewreview suv61EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkSo this crossover thing? Yeah, it's starting to get a little out-of-hand. What we have here is the 2009 Chevy Traverse. If you want to use the promotional literature, it's an 8-passenger crossover vehicle. If you use your eyes, it's a minivan with big wheels and no sliding side doors. Thus the stage is set for that epic automotive battle: Marketing vs. reality. ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.