2018 Equinox heads our way: here's what you need to know!
2018 Chevy Equinox is about to make its first super-official debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Showcasing sweet design and cool new features, the vehicle surely deserves some more attention.
So, what should we be excited for?
Let's mention it one more time: cool interior styling. There are sweet expressive lines and curves, notable Chevrolet design cues and some sort of resemblance to the Volt, Malibu and Cruze models. Also, there are new projector-beam headlamps and new horizontal taillamps the further enhance the aggressive, yet stylish stance.
The interior welcomes driver and passengers to a place entirely dominated by denim-styled fabric, blended with high durability and tons of functional gadgets. The vehicle also includes the latest connectivity gadgets. People inside the car will be pleased to know that there is an 8-inch MyLink infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, along with OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.
In terms of safety and utility, Chevrolet team has done what must be done: gear the machine with everything that is needed to become a rival to the big names in terms of safety and comfort. There are numerous next-gen cutting-edge systems as Surround Vision, Forward Collision Alert, Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking, Lane Keep Assist and more.
Drivetrain system. Now we are talking. Chevy engineers offer a choice between three turbocharged units that include the super-ultra-cool turbo-diesel system and smooth transmission system. The units are a 1.5-liter and 2.0-liter turbo engines, paired to GM's automatic nine-speed gearbox and the latest one is a 1.6-liter turbo-diesel engine, paired to the same transmission system.
Additional features include 10 percent weight reduction, compared to older models, switchable AWD system with enhanced efficiency and special kneeling rear seat that allows a flat rear load floor of up to 63.5 cubic feet for additional cargo load.