When comparing the Ford Expedition's and the Chevrolet Traverse's specifications and ratings, the Ford Expedition has the advantage in the areas of reliability, interior volume, overall quality score and base engine power. The Chevrolet Traverse has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and resale value. Based on this comparison of the Ford Expedition's and the Chevrolet Traverse's specifications and ratings, the Ford Expedition is a better car than the Chevrolet Traverse.
Ford Expedition vs. Chevrolet Traverse Pricing
A used 2024 Ford Expedition ranges from $61,615 to $89,771 while a used 2023 Chevrolet Traverse is priced between $31,711 to $54,954. For a new model, the Ford Expedition's price is between $65,377 and $89,249, with the Chevrolet Traverse priced between $35,466 and $53,821.
Ford Expedition vs. Chevrolet Traverse Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Ford Expedition loses 52.4 percent of its value and the Chevrolet Traverse loses 51.3 percent of its value. This means the Chevrolet Traverse retains 1.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Ford Expedition.
Ford Expedition vs. Chevrolet Traverse Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Ford Expedition is 8.6 out of 10 while the Chevrolet Traverse's quality rating is 8.1 out of 10. This results in the Ford Expedition being ranked 5 out of 30 Best SUVs with 3 Rows and the Chevrolet Traverse being ranked 14 out of 30. Out of 16 Best 8-seater SUVs, the Ford Expedition is ranked 5 and the Chevrolet Traverse is ranked 9.
Ford Expedition vs. Chevrolet Traverse Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Ford Expedition is 9.0 out of 10. For the Chevrolet Traverse the reliability rating is 7.8 out of 10. This gives the Ford Expedition an advantage in reliability compared to the Chevrolet Traverse.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Ford Expedition’s base engine makes 380 horsepower, and the Chevrolet Traverse base engine makes 310 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are fullsize SUVs, the Ford Expedition has the advantage of offering more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Chevrolet Traverse, a crossover/midsize SUV, has the advantage in the area of front head room. The Ford Expedition and Chevrolet Traverse are comparable in regards to rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, the Ford Expedition has higher safety ratings than the Chevrolet Traverse, with an average rating of 5 out of 5 Stars compared to 4.81 out of 5 Stars.