Chevrolet had many aces up its sleeve in 2018 winning several awards under various categories, especially as being most dependable for its compact SUVs, Midsized Cars, Midsize SUVs and Large Light Duty SUVs range. Its been winning the JD Power’s Dependability awards for three consecutive years since 2016. We called upon the Chevrolet dealer serving Sandpoint to get some inputs and check out some of the award-winning models lined up to understand which of these were the Best Chevrolet Cars of 2018.


The 2018 Chevrolet Malibu is one impressive midsize car that rates high in every desired aspect for that car connoisseur with its superb soft-sculpted curvy design, luxurious interiors, advanced connectivity and sporty performance all rolled into one. The added range of extensive safety featured and configuration, placed it high on the dependability factor with customers and won it several accolades. The highlight of the Malibu is its available Hybrid model that incorporates a 1.8L engine with 50 KW Hybrid electric propulsion system to help you go green.


Now when you have an all-electric play toy in your hands that takes you 238 miles on a single charge without compromising on luxury, technology, comfort, performance and space. It uses an electric propulsion system with a 60kWh Lithium ion battery and uses eco-friendly power regeneration technology that caught the attention of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that gave it a 5-star for overall vehicle performance for two consecutive years in a row. Its advanced safety features provided with the available Driver Confidence II package on its Premier trims such as the Forward Collision Alert, Following Distance Indicator, Lane Keep Assist and IntelliBeam Headlamps gave it the top safety pick award from IIHS.


The Traverse is one Mid-size SUV that’s highly dependable with highly refined styling and tons of space making it a family favorite. The Travers gives an amazing 98.2 cubic feet of space that can be adjusted using the smart slide and folding seating to fit in all your stuff whether you are off on a road-trip or moving home. Interiors are luxurious and uncompromising with tri-zone automatic climate control and a fantastic Bose Premium 10-speaker systems on the higher trims. You have seating for 7 persons but can add in one more with the available second row bench seat. The addition of 20-inch high-gloss black wheels with red stripes, black lower moldings, black roof-rails and gloss-black window trim with the Redline edition give it tons of persona. The Traverse comes with a standard 3.6L V6 SIDI VVT engine that’s paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission that gives 310 horsepower and 266lb-ft of torque.


Looking for the best Chevrolet dealer near me showed us the Colorado, which is an exciting off-road ready pickup truck from Chevrolet that’s a favorite of many due to its best in class maximum horsepower rating of 308 hp with its 3.6L V6. It also wins acclaim with its best in class towing capacity of 7700lbs with its highly capable 2.0L Turbo-Diesel engine and has the distinction of being America’s most fuel economic midsized pickup truck with an EPA-estimated 20/30 mpg City/Highway mileage with its 2WD variant that’s fitted with the available Duramax 2.8L Turbo-Diesel engine.