The 2020 Equinox is Chevrolet's only compact crossover. The Equinox continues to be a popular model at dealerships like the Filer Chevrolet dealer, thanks to its modern and stylish exterior, ample cargo space, generous amount of legroom, comfortable seating and smooth ride. Newly standard driver-assistance features make the 2010 Chevrolet Equinox even more rewarding. The Equinox seats five and has a towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, beating out most rivals. Anyone looking for a versatile and competent compact crossover should take a close look at the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox.
Buyers at the Filer Chevrolet dealership can get the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox in four trim levels, listed as L, LS, LT and Premier. Front-wheel drive is standard across the lineup and all models other than the base L can get available all-wheel drive.
The Equinox is powered by a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that develops 170 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque, teamed to a six-speed automatic gearbox. Buyers can choose an available 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit that generates 252 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque, mated to a nine-speed automatic.
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Both engines feature a start/stop system designed to save fuel. Fuel economy is outstanding, with the 1.5-liter turbo-four returning an EPA-estimated 26/31 mpg with front-wheel drive and 25/30 mpg for models with all-wheel drive.* The 2.0-liter turbo-four checks in with 22 mpg city/29 mpg for front-wheel drive and 22/28 mpg for all-wheel-drive models.
Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com wrote: “The 2020 Chevrolet Equinox continues its battle against segment favorites such as the Honda CR-V, the Toyota RAV4, the Subaru Forester, and the freshly redesigned Ford Escape. ... Unlike most competitors, however, Chevrolet offers a more powerful engine option. If quick acceleration is a must-have, the available 2.0-liter turbo and 9-speed automatic is the way to go.”
The base Equinox L trim has a long list of features that come standard, including 17-inch wheels, keyless entry and push-button start, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a 7-inch infotainment setup, 4G LTE connectivity with Wi-Fi, the OnStar telematics system and four USB Ports. Driver assistance features that come standard include automatic emergency braking, forward-collision warning with pedestrian detection, lane-keep assist and lane-departure warning. Also standard is the Teen Driver system, a safety setup that lets parents restrict certain parameters when younger drivers are behind the wheel, including the vehicle’s top speed and the audio system volume. Teen Driver can also create a report of your teen’s driving habits. An available Bose stereo system will delight music lovers with its crisp, clear sound.
New car buyers want their vehicles to be safe, and the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox doesn’t disappoint. The IIHS gave the 2020 Equinox it’s top score of Good in all crash tests and named the Equinox Top Safety Pick. Likewise, the NHTSA gave the Equinox its top score of five stars for overall safety.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2020 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.