The 2017 Chevrolet Equinox is the next generation of this fantastic Chevy SUV which will be launched with a lot up gradation and improvement both in interior and exterior. Chevrolet is going to reduce the overall measurement of Equinox and it will be built on the same platform as the Buick Envision. With all these new platforms Chevy is trying hard to improve its sales chart and reach a top-tier position. Chevrolet made some slow steps in improving the current generation lineup of Equinox. This current generation was first launched in 2009 and since then there was little improvement was carried out.
2017 Chevrolet Equinox – Exterior and Interior Features
Equinox will be built on a new platform that reduces the overall body weight and for this reason, the engineers enhanced the overall performance of the car by the great margin. This new lineup will appear with 24-inch double film metal tires and new curved spoke that will enhance its drive in off-road condition. The car will come up with a new horizontal slat chrome grille which is same in Traverse crossover. The front part of the car include some more amenities which are slightly different from its previous generation like skid plate with chrome touch, Chevy Cruze inspired headlight with auto leveling feature, high projection fog lamp, variable intermittent wiper with rain sensing technology and aerodynamically improved bonnet.
The middle portion of the car includes total new equipment package which is almost absent in its previous lineup. This new equipment includes chrome side mirror with the heated feature, the option of availing side running steps, pop-up style chrome touched door handles and upgraded aluminum wheel. The rear portion also includes some minor changes like redesigned protruded bumper, power liftgate with the programmable feature, chrome finish exhaust pipe and multi-speed intermittent wiper. This new lineup will also appear with a new trim level of L, LS, LT and LTZ where the old base level has been replaced by L trim.
The interior of this car also include lots of changes which are more eye-catching than its previous generation. This new lineup brought 2017 Chevrolet Equinox to a whole new level with modern gadgets that outplay even its old generation. The leg room and head restraints space has been increased by large margin thus providing more comfort. The seating package has been upgraded with leather trim seats and twelve-way power adjustable seats with lumbar support. Other changes that can be seen are OnStar with 4G LTE connectivity, built-in Wi-Fi hot spot, tablet holder, improved rear view camera, 7-inch color touch-screen with an audio system.
2017 Chevrolet Equinox – Engine Specs
2017 Chevrolet Equinox will ditch its old engine four-cylinder engine and will be replaced with a 2,5-liter four-cylinder capable of producing 196 hp and 253 lb.-ft. Another engine will add which is a 3,6-liter V-6 engine. The 2017 Chevrolet Equinox will have a new transmission system which is a six-speed automatic transmission system. The mileage of this car will increase by high margin mainly because of the new D2XX platform. With all these changes Chevy Equinox will make a huge mark in the automobile market.
2017 Chevrolet Equinox – Release Date and Price
The new model 2017 Chevrolet Equinox will be released somewhere in 2017, the price for the model with basic equipment will be $ 25,000.