Gene Messer Chevrolet invites you to compare the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse vs Equinox side-by-side. Review the performance specs and features of this popular matchup and discover which is best for you.
SUVs are all the hype now with consumers wanting more crossover ability from their usual way of transportation. The new 2020 Chevy Equinox (small SUV) and 2020 Chevy Traverse (mid-size SUV) were both built for the long journey ahead and will get you there securely. Both SUVs are highly touted in those areas.
Traverse vs Equinox: Design
The outside of the new Chevy Traverse has been given a distinct look with LED rear taillights and running lights, and standard-equipped HID headlights. Drivers can also opt to upgrade to optional LED headlights for a robust look. The new Chevy Equinox also comes equipped with HID headlights, but rear LED taillights are an option along with LED headlights instead of a standard feature. The Chevy Traverse comes standard with 18" Bright Silver painted aluminum wheels and 6 available 20" wheel options, where the 2020 Equinox comes standard with 17-inch aluminum wheels and 5 wheel upgrade upgrades in 18-inch and 19-inch. The Chevy Equinox seats up to 5 and the Chevy Traverse with its expanded seating capabilities seats up to 8.
The new Chevy Traverse utilizes a standard 310 horsepower, 266 lb-ft of torque 3.6L V6 engine mated with a 9-speed automatic transmission. The new Chevy Equinox on the other hand has a smaller equipped 170 horsepower, 203 lb-ft torque 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder engine coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission. A 260 lb/ft torque, 252 horsepower 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder engine coupled with 9-speed automatic transmission is optional.
Traverse vs Equinox: Technology
For the tech packages, the Chevy Traverse and the 2020 Equinox definitely excel. Both come equipped with a 7 inch color touchscreen infotainment center stacked with features and compatibility like Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. A larger 8" HD color touchscreen with built in navigation system is an available upgrade on both vehicles. Other equipped tech includes 8-way power driver seat, active noise cancellation, and tire pressure monitoring system. A Bose Sound System upgrade is available on both vehicles for those hi-fi audio enthusiasts. All in all, both the 2020 Chevy Equinox and the 2020 Chevy Traverse completes the list that the average driver will need in their next car. The choice between the two models has merely a question of size.
Compare the 2020 Chevrolet Traverse vs Equinox In-Person
With so much to love about both the 2020 Chevy Traverse and 2020 Chevy Equinox we expect you'll want to compare them side-by-side for yourself. Gene Messer Chevrolet invites you to visit us online or in-person to schedule your 2020 Chevrolet Traverse vs Equinox test drive in Lubbock, TX. Our friendly team members are standing by to answer all your questions about pricing, availability, features, performance, and more on this popular matchup. Contact us today.