In early 2015, the company Chevrolet will begin selling the new generation Equinox SUV. Although sales began in 2015, this model is representative of the 2016 MY. 2016 Chevrolet Equinox will be streamlined, more efficient and more powerful compared to its predecessors. This 5-seater crossover SUV model features an upgraded design.
All innovations and improvements, significantly raise the quality of the vehicle. Using light and modern materials, is reduced overall weight of the vehicle. The new design improves the aerodynamics of the vehicle. Overall, the 2016 Equinox is more economical and efficient than its predecessor. A large number of improvements and a complete redesign, were a logical move by the company. The current model is ‘outdated’ and he started losing market race with competing models. That is why the company withdrew the move and is ready to further market the race.
2016 Chevrolet Equinox Changes
In addition to the improved design and modern materials, 2016 Chevrolet Equinox will feature a new engine. The previous model was offered in eight trim levels. However, all versions have owned the same engine. It is a four-cylinder 2.4 L DOHC engine. With the engine was available six-speed automatic transmission, and FWD or AWD systems. To raise the offer and meet the aspirations of customers who want more powerful vehicle, the company offers a new stronger engine. 2016 Equinox will be available with a new 3.6 L V6 engine combined with a six-speed transmission. This engine develops 310 hp and 272 lb-ft. of torque. With this engine, the new Equinox will arrive up to 60 mph, in 6.7 seconds. Besides these two engines, 2016 Equinox SUV will be available with the new generation of four-cylinder engines. The first is the engine capacity of 2.0 L turbo-charged, while the other normally aspirated engine of 2.5 L and 196 hp and 253 Nm. When this offer, add the possibility of models with plug-in hybrid propulsion system, it is clear that the new 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is a serious competitor for all the SUVs on the market.
Price of 2016 Chevrolet Equinox
Like the current model, the 2016 Chevrolet Equinox will be offered with eight different trim levels. In relation to the level of equipment, drive system and engine options, will vary and the price of the vehicle. The new model will cost between $ 24.500 and $ 33.500. Its main competitors in the market, will be the GMC Terrain and Buick Anthem models. Do not forget, the competing companies have prepared a series of improvements to their new models.