2019 Chevy Equinox
Ready to take on the road, the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox small SUV offers technology to keep your passengers entertained, advanced safety features to make your trips safer, and performance features that’ll make driving fun. Whether you’re headed to the grocery store, or you’re traveling cross-country, why not do it in a fun vehicle?
Avail. Engine Type
The 2019 Chevy Equinox is available in four trims - L, LS, LT, Premier - and a total of 15 different configurations. A base 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine capable of generating 170 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque comes standard on all trims. A 1.6-liter turbo-diesel engine capable of generating 137 horsepower is available as an optional upgrade on the LT and Premier trims. Additionally, an even larger 2.0-liter turbocharged engine capable of generating 252 horsepower is also available as another optional upgrade on the LT and Premier trims for those seeking a little bit more performance.
All trims paired with the 1.5-liter turbo engine have a fuel economy of a combined 28 mpg, while the 1.6-liter turbo-diesel engine is the most efficient at a combined 32 mpg. The 2.0-liter turbocharged engine comes in last with a fuel efficiency of a combined 25 mpg. Every trim but the base (L) is available in both front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive.
Transmission & Towing
The 1.5-liter turbocharged and the 1.6-liter turbo-diesel engines are both paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission with auto-manual - similar to a stick-shift but with a computer performing the work, while the 2.0-liter turbocharged engine is always paired with a 9-speed transmission with auto-manual as well, no matter the trim. Towing capability ranges from 1,500 pounds to 3,500 pounds, with the 1.5-liter turbocharged engine and the 1.6-liter turbo-diesel engine both capable of towing 1,500 pounds. The 2.0-liter turbocharged engine can tow up to 3,500 pounds thanks to its 260 lb-ft of torque.
The entire lineup of the 2019 Chevy Equinox features an acoustic laminated windshield as a standard, while the L and LS trims offer solar-absorbing glass as well. Additionally deep-tinted rear glass comes standard on the Premier and LT trims. Halogen headlamps are the standard across all trims but the Premier trim that features LED headlamps and tail lights, with HID headlamps available as an upgrade. Different variations of power adjustable heated mirrors are standard across the lineup.
Splash guards, keyless entry, and roof rack cross rails are available as part of several exterior packages. Different tire sizes and types are available depending on the trim, with 18-inch all-season blackwall tires on the Premier trim, 17-inch all-season blackwall tires on the L, LT, and LS trims, and 19-inch all-season tires available as an upgrade. A 16-inch compact spare tire comes standard. The 2019 Chevy Equinox is available in 13 different colors - Mosaic Black, Silver Ice, Nightfall Gray, Summit White, Iridescent, Ivy, Kinetic Blue, Pacific Blue, Pepperdust, Sandy Ridge, Storm Blue, Orange Burst, and Cajun Red.
The interior of the 2019 Equinox is just as varied as the exterior, with many different style packages to choose from. An interior enhancement package offers upgrades such as premium carpeted floor mats and embroidered front row headrests. All-weather floor mats, cargo accessories, and an interior protection package are also available. Select trims enjoy features such as dual-zone climate control and heated driver and front passenger seats - standard on the Premier, optional on others. The high-tier Equinox Premier offers the driver a seat with eight-way power adjustment features, and the option to include this feature on the passenger seat as well.
Other optional luxuries include a leather-wrapped heated steering wheel, heated outboard (right and left rear) seats for all passengers, and ventilated seats for the front of the cabin. Keyless entry and a split-folding rear seat are both standard across the lineup. A Programmable Universal Home Remote complete with a garage door opener is also available as a convenient feature.
The L, LS, and LT trims all come standard with the Chevy infotainment 3 system, complete with a 7-inch diagonal touchscreen, while the high-tier Premier trim features a Chevy infotainment 3 Plus system with an eight-inch diagonal HD touchscreen. Bluetooth audio streaming comes standard, as well as the Chevrolet MyLink feature with Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto capabilities. Navigation is available as an upgrade for all infotainment systems across all trims. Depending on the trim, the 2019 Chevy Equinox also becomes a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capable of sustaining up to seven devices. Various additional tech packages are also available including the Sun and Infotainment package that offers a sunroof and a Sun, Sound, and Navigation package that includes navigation, a sunroof, and a premium Bose 7-speaker sound system.
Safety Features and Warranty
Standard safety features on the 2019 Chevy equinox include an advanced dual stage airbag system, child security rear door locks, a rear view camera, traction and stability control systems, a remote panic alarm, Chevy’s Teen Driver Mode, and many OnStar vehicle systems for emergency and roadside assistance services. A remote start system, safety seat alert, HD surround vision cam, adaptive cruise control camera, forward collision alert, lane keep assist with lane departure warning, rear cross-traffic alert, and low speed forward automatic braking are some of the advanced safety features available. The high-tier Premier comes standard a with a nifty HD rear vision camera.
All new Chevrolet vehicles are backed by a three-year or 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper limited warranty and a 60,000-mile or 5-year powertrain warranty - whichever comes first. Some qualifying fleet purchases enjoy an extended 100,000-mile powertrain warranty. The vehicle’s exterior is backed by a 3-year or 36,000-mile corrosion warranty and a 6-year or 100,000-mile rust-through warranty. Additionally, buyers also receive complimentary roadside assistance for 5 years or 60,000 miles, whichever comes first, and a 2-year scheduled maintenance plane. The 2019 Chevy Equinox has a starting MSRP of $ 23,800 (plus destination fee).