Get the midlevel SE trim. The SE includes a sport-tuned suspension for better handling. Don’t be concerned about a stiff ride, though the SE is still relatively comfortable on the road. The SE can also be a great bargain considering all of the safety and tech equipment you get for the money. Finally, the SE can be acquired with a wide range of options, so you can pick and choose which ones are right for the budget.
Crossover SUVs may be most of the rage, but there is still something to be said for the tried-and-true midsize sedan. Exhibit A: the 2020 Chevy Equinox. Coming off a redesign just a year ago, the 2020 Chevy Equinox is really a spacious, fuel-efficient sedan with lots of standard safety equipment and lots of options to select from.
As has been the case for some time, you will get the 2020 Chevy Equinox with a four-cylinder engine or even a stronger V6, or you may get the miserly 2020 Chevy Equinox Hybrid. On the highway, the 2020 Chevy Equinox is comfortable and compliant. 2020 Chevy Equinox also offers two sporty versions that infuse the 2020 Chevy Equinox with a little bit of extra personality. Inside, the 2020 Chevy Equinox provides a simple yet feature-packed cabin, particularly if you choose one of many upper trim levels. There are many of options to choose from across the way.
The 2020 Chevy Equinox is as competent while they come. It’s well-priced overall, and modern feature content helps it be supremely an easy task to drive. If you’re searching for something with much more class and space than a small sedan, the 2020 Chevy Equinox might you need to be the sedan for you.
The 2020 Chevy Equinox is the beds base trim. It comes with a relatively light load of features that features 16-inch steel wheels, automatic LED headlights, cloth upholstery, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, a rearview camera, keyless entry, a 7-inch touchscreen interface, navigation (GPS Scout Link), Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa connectivity, one USB port, Bluetooth, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a six-speaker sound system.
Standard on every 2020 Chevy Equinox Safety Sense, which is a suite of driver assistance features including adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane departure alert with steering assistance, and automatic high beams.
On the following rung up the ladder is the LE.It adds a power-adjustable driver’s seat, 17-inch alloy wheels, a 60/40-split folding back seat and an automobile alarm. For a sporty dynamic, look at the SE.It adds a sport-tuned suspension, revised steering calibration, 18-inch wheels, simulated-leather upholstery (SofTex) seats and paddle shifters.
You can think of the XLE and the XSE trim levels as versions of the LE and the SE, respectively, with a variety of additional comfort and convenience items. Highlights include larger wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, a head-up display, blind-spot monitoring, keyless ignition, a power-adjustable front passenger seat, extra USB ports, a more impressive 8-inch touchscreen, and wireless smartphone charging.
Many of the features found on the upper trim levels could be put into the reduced trim levels as options. Other notable options add a sunroof, a JBL sound system along with an integrated navigation system, a head-up display, and a top-down parking camera system.
As sedans go, the 2020 Chevy Equinox stuff-hauling credentials are pretty solid. The cargo area is large and opens wide, plus the trunk seat is simple to fold down to fit longer items. There are enough cabin storage options to create a lot of people happy. Loading a vehicle seat is straightforward, too.
Cabin storage is good however, not stellar. The forward center console bin is perfect for concealing items but includes a hard, slippery floor, so that they slide around noisily. The console bin at your elbow is just a decent size, and you will find modest door pockets in the leading and rear that are great for small water bottles only.
The 2020 Chevy Equinox includes a large trunk, and the 60/40-split folding back seat with trunk-mounted release handles make it simple to expand the space. Loading groceries or luggage is helped out by the wide opening and a low liftover height.
Child safety seat accommodation
It’s super easy to mount an automobile seat, with obvious and easily accessible lower anchors and package tray-mounted tether point, both under plastic covers. There’s enough space so your front seat need not be scooted entirely forward.