The fuel economy of this compact crossover SUV is pretty good. According to the EPA fuel economy, Chevy Equinox FWD has a mileage of 26 mpg in city, 31 on highway and 28 mpg combined. Similarly, Chevy Equinox AWD has a mileage of 25 mpg in city, 30 mpg in highway and 27 mpg combined. It consumes 3.7gals/100miles and has fuel tank capacity of 15.6 gallons. Equinox runs 390 miles in city and 468 miles on highway with a full tank. The Equinox has 4 trim levels which includes Entry level(L), Luxury Sport(LS), Luxury Touring(LT) and Premiers. The entry level trim has the mileage of 24 mpg in city, 32 mpg on highway and 28 mpg combined. The Luxury Sport has a mileage of 23 mpg in city,31 mpg on highway and 27 mpg combined. The Luxury Touring has a mileage of 24 mpg in city,31 mpg on highway and 27 mpg combined.The Premier has a mileage of 25 mpg in city,31 mpg on highway and 28 mpg combined. All the trim levels have fuel tank capacity of 15.6 gallons.
Talking about the fuel efficiency, let’s compare this beauty with some other compact crossover SUVs. Kia Sportage, GMC Terrain and Ford Escape have similar features as the Equinox. Kia Sportage has a mileage of 21 mpg in city,25 mpg on highway, 23 mpg combined and it needs 4.3 gallons fuel to run 100 mile which is extremely low on fuel performance than Equinox. The GMC Terrain has a mileage of 25 mpg in city, 28 mpg on highway, 26 mpg combined and consumes 3.8 gallons per 100 miles which is also low performance compared to the Equinox. The Ford Escape has a mileage of 23 mpg in city, 31 mpg on highway, 26 mpg combined and runs 100 miles with 3.8 gallons fuel. Looking at these numbers, Chevy Equinox seems to perform well in aspects of fuel economy.
Chevrolet Equinox (a.k.a. Chevy Equinox) is a mid-size,compact crossover SUV manufactured by General Motors. The Equinox looks absolutely simple yet beautiful. It has 4 trim levels as mentioned above. The Entry Level is the basic model with common features as the Equinox.The Luxury Sport has mainly focused on luxurious sport facilities like rear vision camera, rear seat reminder,LED daytime running lamps and many more.The Luxury Touring has features like enhanced 4.2-inch driver information screen, an 8-way power-adjustable driver seat and rear seat release levers. The Premier trim mainly has heated driver and front passenger seats and leather-wrapped steering wheels.
Now let’s get into the cost price of this vehicle. As of May 2021, the base price of this vehicle in the USA is $23,800 for the L trim level. $26,400-$28,000 for LS trim level, $27,600-$29,200 for LT trim level and $31,500-$33,100 for Premier trim level. Talking about the price in the UK, it ranges from £16,900 to £23,480. But the price shouldn’t be a problem because Equinox pays off the bill by its amazing drive.
Specifications & features of Chevy Equinox
Talking about other specs, this Chevy Equinox comes with turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 16-valve inline-4 engine and 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting mode. It fits 5 passengers with pretty good curb weight capacity. The Equinox is a trust-able vehicle in case of safety features like 4-wheel ABS, engine immobilizer, child seat anchors, tire pressure monitoring etc. Talking about the comfort and convenience, it has cruise control, key-less ignition, rear view camera and many more.
Without wasting your time, let’s know about the Equinox in a clear table.
Fuel Economy in MPG (Regular Gasoline)
|Chevy Equinox||26 mpg||31 mpg||28 mpg|
|Chevy Equinox L||24 mpg||32 mpg||28 mpg|
|Chevy Equinox LS||23 mpg||31 mpg||27 mpg|
|Chevy Equinox LT||24 mpg||31 mpg||27 mpg|
|Chevy Equinox Premier||25 mpg||31 mpg||28 mpg|
|Body||Mid-size compact crossover SUV|
|Cargo volume||30 cubic feet|
|Passenger volume||99 cubic feet|
|Curb weight||3646 lbs|
|Gross weight||4630 lbs|
|Max towing capacity||1500 lbs|
|Drive type||All wheel drive|
|Engine size||1.5 Litres|
|Transmission||6-speed shiftable automatic|
|Turning Circle||37.4 ft|
Looking and analyzing all these features, Equinox seems to be a deceent mid-size compact crossover SUV to own with beautiful look. With an amazing turbo engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, passenger capacity of 5 people and having all wheel drive, the Chevy Equinox will give tough competition to any vehicle in the list. The plus point with all these features is that the Equinox has the base price of just 23,800 USD and 16,900 GBP. So without having a cold hand, make the way to welcome this beautiful vehicle to your home.
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