Popular crossover from Chevrolet is expected to come completely redesigned next year, as 2018 Chevrolet Equinox. Although we already talked about this model, and said that it will come redesigned earlier, our latest findings are that new model definitely won’t come until next year, which indicate that it will be named probably as 2018 Equinox. A third-generation model will come with plenty of changes and improvements. We will new model based on new platform, featuring completely new look, new mechanical solutions, interior etc. As we already mentioned, it is expected to come next year.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox redesign
The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox will come completely redesigned. It will be a third generation of this popular crossover, which is offered globally. This redesign will bring plenty of novelties in all aspects. New model will ride on the company’s new D2XX platform, which is and will be used for the latest versions of GM’s popular models such as GMC Terrain, Chevrolet Cruze, Opel Astra, Buick Envision etc. Besides many other improvements, we would like to mention that 2018 Chevrolet Equinox will be characterize by more intensive use of light materials, which should provide a weight saving of around 200 pounds. Also, we will see a completely new visual appearance. New model will come adapted to the latest design language of the brand, which will make it much more attractive to the potential buyers.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox interior
Also, we will see a completely new interior. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox will get new cabin, which will be characterized not only by new styling, but also with plenty of technologies installed. We will see latest version of MyLink infotainment system, integration with smart phones, and plenty of other ways of connectivity. Also, we will see advanced safety and drive-assist systems like Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Keep Assist and Forward Collision Alert.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox under the hood
The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox will be available with at least two engines in offer. The base engine is expected to be either new 1.4 liter or proven 1.5 liter EcoTec engine. On the other side, we expect to see 2.0 liter EcoTec engine as optional. It will have max output of around 260 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Standard transmission will probably be 6-speed automatic, while new 8-speed automatic will be optional.
2018 Chevrolet Equinox release date and price
The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox is expected to come somewhere next year. More precise date is still unknown. Price is expected to go in a range between 22.000 and 30.000 dollars.