Performance Orientation in the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox


Crossovers are meant to deliver performance capabilities of an SUV and cater the level of comfort found in the compact family cars. They are meant to serve all the purposes of transportation and travel, that a nuclear family can ask for. But they are also ideal vehicles to carry out business duties, like supporting fleeting services, transporting goods, and towing heavy weight at their trailers, sometimes even RVs.

The 2021 Chevrolet Equinox being a valuable member of this vehicle family, nods to all the above-mentioned characteristics, but the auto experts whom we spoke to at the Oxford Chevrolet dealership opined, that the model series has more of its focus on its performance, though the rest of the virtues are automatically addressed with great enthusiasm.

As an Ideal Crossover

The 2021 Chevrolet Equinox being left out as the only good choices among the budget crossovers get a lot of appreciation from many corners for continuing the crossover concept, which was almost outshined by the crossover models these days.

To be specific, the 2021 model year edition of the Chevrolet Equinox offers loads of values to its buyers and users. But the most important virtue it brings with it is its perfect handling and maneuverability. For this the automaker built it up with the most effective powertrains and sharpest driving dynamics. A V-6 engine under the hood makes it all possible.

On the mechanical aspects, the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox makes use of either a 1.5-liter four-cylinder or a turbo 2.0-liter engine that is capable of producing 170-hp and 252 hp respectively, after being coupled to a nine-speed automatic transmission, that carries the engine power to the front wheels following the standard drivetrain rules.

With this powertrain operating under the hood, the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox models manage to return a mileage of 30 mpg on the highway, as the EPA estimated. From a trip that combines both the city and highway drive speeds, the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox scores a mileage return of 27 mpg, and 25 mpg from a drive through the intertwined city roads. All this leaves many of its toughest competitors behind.

All the trim models of the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox are able to maneuver better than many of its rivals, thanks to its almost intuitive driving components, i.e., the accelerator, the brakes and of course, the steering wheel that can corner the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox almost instantaneously. All of them give a feather touch response, whenever a driving input is received.

When drive through unevenly paved roads, the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox can boast of maintaining its calm and composure, where the road imperfections don’t really stand a chance to interrupt the comfortably placed boarders. Offering about as much space, even a hefty passenger can ask for, the 2021 Chevrolet Equinox also offers enough place to carry their cargo items, with ease. Many crossover models that come with the same price tag are yet to achieve this performance orientation and expertise, boasted a sales expert who serves at the Chevrolet dealership Oxford.