2019 chevrolet equinox blue

2019 Chevrolet Equinox

2019 chevrolet traverse white

2019 Chevrolet Traverse

2019 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2019 Chevrolet Traverse

$23,800 MSRP


$29,930 MSRP
Up to 5


Up to 7
26 mpg city/28 mpg highway

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

18 mpg city/27 mpg highway
3,500 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

5,000 pounds
63.9 cubic feet

Maximum Cargo Space

98.2 cubic feet

If you’re comparing Chevy Traverse vs Chevy Equinox as part of your crossover SUV search, then your choice will ultimately come down to your preference and driving demands. That’s because both are strong options, offering:

  • Standard Chevrolet MyLink audio system with a 7-inch color touchscreen
  • Available Bose speaker systems
  • Advanced safety technologies like Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Teen Driver, and more
  • OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi

Compare both SUVs below with Cox Chevrolet!

Chevy Traverse vs. Equinox: Performance

One main distinction between the 2019 Equinox and the 2019 Traverse is the performance capabilities they offer:

  • Equinox: A 1.5L turbocharged engine comes standard, generating 170 hp and 203 lb-ft of torque for driving dynamics more similar to a car. Otherwise, there’s a 2.0L turbocharged engine available rated at 252 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque, and a 1.6L turbodiesel engine making 137 hp and 240 lb-ft of torque.
  • Traverse: A 3.6L V6 engine is standard, churning out 310 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque. There’s also an optional 2.0L turbocharged inline-four that makes 257 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.

Chevy Traverse vs. Equinox: Size

Another key difference between the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox and the 2019 Chevrolet Traverse is the space they provide for both passengers and cargo:

  • Passenger Volume: The Equinox boasts 103.2 cubic feet total for passengers. The Traverse can seat up to eight people across three rows, while the Equinox can fit five people with two rows.
  • Standard Cargo Volume: The Traverse provides 23.0 cubic feet behind its third row of seats, and the Equinox features 29.9 cubic feet.
  • Maximum Cargo Volume: The most you can fit inside the Equinox is 63.9 cubic feet when the second row is folded flat. Meanwhile, you’ll find 57.8 cubic feet when the third row of the Traverse is folded down, and a maximum of 98.2 cubic feet when the rear seats aren’t occupied.

Shop for Chevrolet SUVs at Cox Chevrolet Near Sarasota

You can find either the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox or the 2019 Chevrolet Traverse when you shop the inventory of new Chevrolet SUVs at Cox Chevrolet. Learn about how the Chevrolet Equinox compares to the Nissan Rogue across the roads of Tampa or how the Chevrolet Traverse offers a superior Palmetto commute to the Honda Pilot. You can also learn which Chevy SUV is right for you and explore the Equinox expert reviews! Contact our team with questions!

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