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Equinox Diesel Expected Segment-Topping 39 MPG Hwy

Get ready to ghost your gas station. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Diesel provides an EPA accredited 39 miles per gallon on the highway with the accessible 1.6L turbo diesel engine.

That number is likely to top the section at highway fuel economics, With a larger highway mileage than the 2017 Toyota RAV4 hybrid and the Nissan Rogue hybrid. A 577 mile cruising range also signifies the Chevrolet Equinox diesel can drive further between fill ups, like Chicago to Memphis, Tennessee, or Orlando, Florida to Richmond, Virginia. Chevrolet carries on to lead with technology that offer clients more choice. The 3 engine turbo charged Equinox lineup means it could provide drivers more choices for the functionality and efficacy desired.

The brand new turbo diesel engine a part of Equinox’s trio of all turbocharged propulsion systems. It’s SAE certified at 240 lb-ft of torque And includes a variable geometry turbocharger that can help Generate high torque at low rpm and much More power at a higher rpm. The engine also includes stop/start technology to maximize performance in stop and-go driving and it’s suitable with B20 bio diesel fuel. It’ll be very fun to drive, with torque on demand at all speeds. In actuality, the engine produces 90 percent of peak torque between 1, 500 and 3, 250 rpm. The strong couple gives the feeling of a bigger engine, with a good peace and quietness. The 1.6L is really A clean redesign of the sheet was developed completely In General Motors, including the engine control system. Development was pushed from GM’s diesel product center In Turin, Italy, and involved more than 24, 000 hours of computational analysis, while simulated and real world testing totaled more than 4.35 million miles of driving.

 

About the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox Diesel

The all-new 2018 Equinox is a fresh and modern compact SUV featuring an expressive design, increased cargo space, the latest connectivity, expanded roster of available safety features and all-new range of turbocharged engines. Purposeful technologies are designed to help keep passengers safe, comfortable and connected. Teen Driver is offered along with safety features such as Safety Alert Seat, Surround Vision, Forward Collison Alert with Following Distance Indicator and more. The 2018 Equinox is on sale now, starting at $24,475. Pricing for the turbo-diesel engine starts at $31,435 when it goes on sale this fall. Tax, title, license and dealer fees extra. For more information and to keep an eye on incoming inventory visit our website at http://lakecountychevy.com.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox Interior

2018 Chevrolet Equinox

Crossover offers customers the perfect blend of design, technology and value

Chevrolet announced today that pricing for the next-generation 2018 Equinox will start at $24,475 when it goes on sale this spring. The manufacturer’s suggested retail price includes the destination charge but excludes tax, title and additional dealer fees.

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Equinox offers a fresh, new design and technologies to help keep passengers comfortable and connected on the road.

“In a word, crossover customers want one thing: everything. From comfort and connectivity to efficient performance and safety, the all-new 2018 Chevrolet Equinox delivers on all counts,” said Steve Majoros, director of marketing, Chevrolet Cars and Crossovers.

The 2018 Equinox will offer three turbocharged engines — including the segment’s first turbo-diesel — providing customers more choices when it comes to performance, efficiency and capability.

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The standard 1.5L engine will be available at launch, with the 2.0L Turbo and diesel options available in the second quarter of 2017. The 2.0L engine will be coupled to GM’s new nine-speed automatic transmission, offering an exciting driving experience with more horsepower and torque.

The 2018 Equinox will be available in L, LS, LT and Premier trim levels, in FWD or AWD combinations.

Chevrolet’s connectivity technologies include a standard 7- and an available 8-inch-diagonal color touchscreen with MyLink infotainment designed to support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as an available OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.*

The new Equinox offers an expanded range of active safety features:

  • New Safety Alert Seat
  • New Surround Vision
  • New Forward Collision Alert with Following Distance Indicator
  • New Low-Speed Forward Automatic Braking
  • New Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert

Rear Seat Reminder and Teen Driver are also offered. Rear Seat Reminder can provide an alert when the rear doors are used during or just before a trip, prompting you to double-check for valuables left in the back seat when you exit the vehicle. Teen Driver allows parents to monitor driving habits and facilitates discussions to help encourage better driving habits, even when parents are not in the vehicle.

*Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are products of Apple and Google and their terms and privacy statements apply. Requires a compatible mobile device, active OnStar service and data plan. 4G LTE service available in select markets. Visit onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. Data plans provided by AT&T.

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