The second generation of the crossover 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox appeared on the world stage in 2009. His presentation was held within the framework of car dealership in Detroit.
Since then, the car passed a few minor improvements, but nothing essentially new manufacturer did not offer. However, in February this year at the Motor Show in Chicago carmaker General Motors has brought the first major updates variation of its crossover.
Restyled 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox really changed, has become more interesting, more modern. Modernization has touched virtually every element – exterior, interior, configuration, technical specifications.
Because it will be interesting to know in more detail what the new American automaker has prepared for us.
Appearance 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox
We begin, of course, with changes in appearance.
The front of the transformed, in fact, completely. The new grille, adjust optics, another bumper, new fog lights and daytime running lights, based on the use of LEDs. What is true, the LEDs will be available only on the most-equipped versions of the crossover from the United States.
Side view remained virtually unchanged. The flat roof line, large side doors, large wheel arches, quite modest in size exterior mirrors, roof rails. In combination with proprietary alloy wheels create a very attractive image.
The rear part of the revision was not spared. First of all, here is to provide a modified optics, as well as adjust the rear bumper. Instead of round pipes of the exhaust system on versions with a motor of six cylinders will now flaunt rectangular.
Buyers will now even offer a choice of a couple of new wheels alloy. They all have proprietary design and Radus 17 and 18 inches.
Interior cabin 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox
As before, the interior was very interesting and attractive. The level of comfort and ergonomics here is extremely high. All Americans know how to make comfortable and well-decorated interiors.
Changes inside the car is not much that can be clearly seen in the photo and video materials. Nevertheless, certain improvements are present here.
For example, the instrument panel has been redesigned to provide better information content and data readability in any lighting condition. Changes clearly benefited. The dashboard now looks modern and original.
Also changed the handle transmission, the design of which will delight are now many skeptics who spoke critically about design dorestaylingovoy version crossover 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox. Yet there was a useful shelf on top of the center console, where you can store different detail.
Very pleasantly surprised by the fact that for the multimedia system will not have to pay extra separately. Its manufacturer included in the list of basic equipment.
The rest of the second-generation crossover remains the same. Namely, a large, comfortable, bold.
In fact, configuration underwent only minor changes. At this point you can announce a list of options that will be included in the basic version. These include:
- fog lights;
- daytime running lights (not LED);
- multimedia system;
- multimedia touch screen of 7 inches;
- sound system;
- navigation system;
- Rear View Camera;
- multi-function steering wheel;
- full power accessories;
- electric windows on all side windows;
- color trip computer;
- light sensor;
- Rain sensor;
- etc. airbag.
The company General Motors for its updated second-generation 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox has prepared a short list of the equipment, which can get extremely surcharge:
- tracking system for the blind zones;
- tracking system for the crossing of road markings;
- sensors at the exit of the parking lot in reverse;
- frontal collision warning system.
Price 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox
Alas, in Russia this car is officially presented, and therefore about the current price for Russian buyers to tell you we can not do anything.
The car is aimed exclusively at the North American consumer. Moreover, even for the state of General Motors cost trends in 2016 model year of the sample is not declared.
At the moment, it is known that an updated version of the crossover 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox second generation appear in 2018-2019 Chevrolet dealer showrooms this summer. More precise details there.
It is remarkable, but the specifications of the manufacturer decided to leave virtually unchanged. It was only slightly modified suspension, as well as some changes in the work of engines. Their power and economy is not affected.
Total for the second-generation 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox two motors provided.
- The base engine acts as a representative of the family of Ecotech. The four-cylinder petrol engine has a working volume of 2.4 liters, of which the engineers removed 185 horsepower and 233 Nm of torque.
- Senior six-cylinder engine performs powerful powerplant with a displacement of 3.6 liters. Its capacity is an impressive 305 horsepower and torque of 369 Nm.
Regardless of the engine, for the work will meet one no alternative gearbox. It is dedicated six machine.
Video test-drive Equinox
Last update can truly be called global. Let the engines remain the same, and the technical parameters practically have not been affected, but in terms of exterior, interior and equipment there were many pleasant changes for customers.
In many ways, it is a pity that such an interesting and powerful as the crossover 2018-2019 Chevrolet Equinox year is not represented in the Russian market. Of course, to become the owner of the SUV is possible, using the services of gray dealers.