Beware, Chevrolet Lovers, new 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is coming! The news was released at Chicago Auto Show in February this year. The next generation Chevrolet equinox will be in a commercial sale in 2016! The last version of Equinox was second best selling Chevrolet car with more than 220.000 sold cars. New Chevrolet Equinox is a refreshed Chevrolet compact SUV. This SUV owns great style, efficiency and most important of all – safety. It has good chances to become first in a row for best-selling Chevrolet car in 2016!
2016 Chevrolet Equinox Redesign, Exterior
The biggest change is definitely the front look – distinctly sleeker and even more improved with various high-tech details. Fancy details are also led lights and fog lamps. Equinox stays faithful to own sheet metal and profile. Another classy detail are wheels – deepens on a version, there are 17-inches aluminum wheels and 18-inches aluminum wheels. There are also deeper and wider chrome impacts for a more stylish look. All models get new projector beam headlights and new twin-port grille with a larger lower opening. Chevrolet Equinox 2016 towing capacity is 3500 pounds. Colors: black, siren red tintcoat, patriot blue metallic, mosiac black metallic,champagne silver metallic, silver ice metallic, iridescent pearl tricoat, summit white, tungsten metallic, blue velvet metallic.
2016 Chevrolet Equinox Interior
The next generation Chevrolet Equinox interior is improved, too. The instrument table is bigger, brighter and wider now with a new graphics. Center stack is also redesigned with a cool shelf. There are tablet holders on the back of the front seats. Seven-inch color touch radio with a Bluetooth connection gives a classy look to this model. Also, integrated My Link connectivity allows installing plenty of apps, beside those already installed. Special bonus is a capability of making Wi-Fi hotspot. Three months – three gigabyte data trial free offer is included. Fabrics are improved and redesigned on L and LS models with a rear bumper cover. Inner space offers up to 31.4 cubic feet of cargo space, or nearly 64 cubic feet with the seatbacks flipped down.
Some of the interior options:
Sport-tuned suspension (V6 only) Perforated leather-appointed seats Heated front seats 8-way power-adjustable driver seat Available 8-way power-adjustable front passenger seat Memory settings for driver seat and exterior mirrors Foglamps Remote vehicle starter system Auto climate control Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror Body-color bumpers with charcoal lowers and bright chrome insert
2016 Chevrolet Equinox is enriched with an Ecotec 2.4 direct-liter four-cylinder engine making 182 hp which makes him one of the most fuel efficient cars. It accelerate from 0-60 mph for 8.5 sec, with sop speed of 130 mph (Est.). 2016 Equinox has 22/32 4-cyl. city/hwy mpg EPA rating. In upper level, the 301 horsepower 3.6 liter direct engine V6 with a six-speed automatic transmission is available. For this perfect family car, the Chevrolet has improved its safety system. There is back up camera with 7-inch screen and Side Blind Zone Alarm and Rear Cross Traffic. The latest version earned four-star and five-star federal rating. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) rated this SUV as top ‘’good’’. With improved head side airbags and thorax airbags, the safety of new Equinox has grown to the higher level.
Price and Release Date
The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox midsize SUV will be available to its potential buyers at first quarter of 2016 with a reasonable price around 24,500 dollars. All we can do is to look forward for some new updates and counting days till we can see this American beauty alive! If you are looking for a safe car, with good maneuverability, excellent fuel efficiency, and an interior that’s just a little bit larger and more reconfigurable than in other SUVs, the next generation Chevrolet equinox is a perfect car for you. The smooth and strong car but jet – very quick starter, this car is a great choice and for families, and for all other buyers.