The upcoming year introduces the second generation of a well-known car in the automobile industry- 2015 Chevrolet Equinox. It is a spacious car with well designed interior and a handsome exterior. The four-cylinder engine of the car returns a good mileage. Its sporty style and classy interior with adequate space makes it a perfect family sedan.
2015 Chevrolet Equinox looks stylish and lies between mid-size and compact crossover. It shares most of its mechanical parts with other General Motors vehicles of its category. In appearance, it resembles the Malibu sedan.
2015 Chevrolet Equinox is a car with plenty of interior and cargo space. It has a five-seater passenger cabin with quality material and brilliant finish that complements the exterior look. The perforated dual tone leather on the seats adds to its luxury. Back row seats provide adult-sized space and ample room for heads and legs, with its adjustable seat back.
A deep console at the center holds purses and electronic goods. There are two deep wells for cargo that lies out of the sight is ideal for long family rides. Triple door seals and sound proof glass cuts of road noise very efficiently.
2015 Chevrolet Equinox comes with the latest technologies at an affordable price. This new model of Equinox brings in an OnStar system and 4G LTE data connectivity. It enables you to set up an in-car WiFi zone. There is a MyLink Connectivity system that provides voice activated touch screen functions along with a touch screen audio system with USB. Apps like Stitcher SmartRadio and Pandora are integrated into MyLink. Other infotainment features like hands-free calling, navigation system and internet access are also available.
There are other features included in the 2015 Chevrolet Equinox like cruise control, power sunroof, power windows, remote start, Bluetooth, phone controls on steering wheel and a rearview camera.
ENGINE, POWERTRAINS AND FUEL ECONOMY
2015 Chevrolet Equinox comes with two choices for engine. The base model has a 2.4-liter four-cylinder direct injection engine known as “Ecotec”. The engine generates 182 horsepower and a torque of 172 lb-ft. Coupled with a six-speed automatic transmission; the EPA ratings are around 22 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on highway, under front-wheel drive mode. However, fuel economy falls to 20 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on highway, under all-wheel drive mode.
2015 Chevrolet Equinox also comes with 3.6 liter V-6 engine that produces 301 horsepower and 272 lb-ft torque. But the V-6 engine is fuel thirsty and, hence, its fuel efficiency is 16/23 mpg under all-wheel drive mode and 17/24 mpg in front-wheel drive mode.
2015 Chevrolet Equinox: Price
2015 Chevrolet Equinox is expected to cost $24,370 for its base model, which almost at par with the cost of its outgoing model.