The second-generation model Equinox is going to be replaced with the next gen and the 2019 Chevy Equinox will sport a more revised exterior and will get a new engine also. On top of that, Equinox will provide very good performance, new inside look and refreshed outside. Lots of safety features are added into the 2019 model and the surround camera would be the highlight at that section. After a midsize SUV, 2019 Chevy Equinox is now classified as a streamlined vehicle.
2019 Chevy Equinox Overview
The 2019 Chevy Equinox acquired some muscles throughout the last refreshment. The fenders are narrower and the hood looks more aggressive. Another change is the emblem currently placed on the upper grille, and the top grille is in contact with a front radiator grille. It’ll quantify the 107.3-inch in wheelbase, Length 183.1 inches, width 72.6 in and height are 65.4 in. With this size, this SUV can accumulate comfortably five adults passengers. The atmosphere dam of the 2019 Chevy Equinox is mounted directly to the bottom of the front fascia. It resembles the fog lamps are smaller, twice more compact than before to be exact.
The headlights of the Chevy Equinox 2019 are also substituted, as they’re now sleeker and thinner, and the front part looks sharper and contemporary. Moving to the back and we can see that the roof is much more sloped from the trunk and this shift gave Equinox a real crossover look. The new hook is set up as well, and also the stop lights currently arrive in two-piece units. The 2019 Chevy Equinox will probably be available in 12 exterior colors; Silver Ice, Summit White
Design and Interior
The inside sports the same old general look, but a few changes are visible. The center stack is revised and diminished a little bit, and the MyLink infotainment system comes with a 7-inch screen. A silver layout is added to the infotainment system and center vents. The storage area is at precisely the same place before but now features a broader and not as tall look. For the amusement, this SUV will need posses Audio system with 6-speakers, Bluetooth streaming for the majority of phones, Chevrolet MyLink Radio and SiriusXM Satellite Radio.
The steering wheel has been reshaped using the simplified buttons on its left and right side. Instrument cluster still includes two analog indicators and the driver information screen is a bit wider. Speaking of interior features, the chairs are denim-style cloth. The rear seats are folding flat for an extra freight room. 2019 Chevy Equinox will feature latest Apple CarPlay and Android CarPlay, and OnStar 4G LTE hotspot is available only with premium model.
The 2019 Chevy Equinox comes with lots of features for the safety. A number of them are stability control system, traction control, airbags, head curtain, rear vision camera, door locks, rear child security, adolescent driver mode, low tire pressure monitor, advanced diagnostics, emergency service. Also, it will offer an automatic crash reaction, stolen automobile assistance and roadside assistance. From the US NHTSA Crash Test, this SUV is profit four stars for the safety.
2019 Chevy Equinox Engine
The 2019 Chevy Equinox is not simply the first SUV in North America that offers a full turbocharger multi-engine lineup. It includes three engine options. The first motor in the offer is a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit that is a part of Chevy’s Ecotec family. It uses a direct injection system and it can produce around 170 HP. Also, it comes with the standard front-wheel disk and discretionary all-wheel-drive system. It provides in city/highway gas market: of 26/32 mpg (FWD) and 24/30 mpg (AWD). The next one is 1.6-liter turbodiesel unit may return 136 HP and 240 pound-feet of torque. In addition to that, this drivetrain features a variable-geometry turbo and also the start/stop technology.
Thanks to that, it could reach up to 39 mpg on the highway and 28 mpg in the city. The top of the line is that the new turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that bursts amazing 255 HP. These numbers would be same as in the Audi Q5 model. Also, this engine includes a nine-speed automated transmission. Regarding the EPA rated it will give one 22/29 mpg (FWD) and 22/28 mpg (AWD). The gas tank has the potential for 15.6 gallons.
Chevy Equinox Towing Capacity
This model will be able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 6,6 sec, 0 to100 mph in 17.1 sec and from 0 to 130 miles in 39.8 sec. What’s more, the most run of the SUV is 155 mph. In this section, it conquers models Honda CR-V, Ford Escape, and Kia Sportage, but it lags behind Audi Q5 model in 0.8 seconds.
As we already wrote, this 2019 Chevy Equinox will include three engines. The initial two 1,5 liter petrol and 1,6-liter turbo-diesel motor will have sufficient power and torque to tow around 1500 pounds with properly equipping. The last one engine and strong 2.0 liter will supply a tow/haul mode that will enable one to stop easily. This one will be capable to tow maximum 3500 lbs.
Price and Release Date
The 2019 Chevy Equinox will cost $25,000. However, the 2.0-liter version will easily go up to $35,000. Competitors like Mitsubishi Outlander or Ford Escape are somewhat cheaper, but if you opt for them, you are going to need to cover extra amenities. Why? Since Chevy Equinox is unquestionably a better-equipped SUV.
This version will also compete with comparable size models Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5 and Toyota RAV4. It will go on selling at the end of 2018 or in the very first weeks of 2019.