The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is full of everything from style and comfort to versatility and terrific fuel efficiency. This crossover SUV offers a smooth and quiet ride that may make you think that you are in a luxury sedan instead of a sport utility vehicle. This car has more than ample cargo space and four trim levels to choose from. A lot of standard equipment comes with this great SUV, stuff like 17-inch alloy wheels, power seats for height and lumbar adjustments, a touchscreen interface and Bluetooth® accommodations. Sunroof is optional on most models and so is leather upholstery on some. As far as safety goes, the Equinox has standard disc brakes plenty of airbags, including front seat, side impact and side curtain airbags. It also comes standard with a rear-view camera for extra protection, along with automatic crash notification and an emergency assistance button. The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is setting the standard for SUV crossovers and we invite you to come see one at Supreme Chevrolet of Gonzales in Gonzales, LA at 13354 Airline Hwy.; proudly serving drivers South Baton Rouge, Ascension, Livingston Parish, St. John the Baptist Parish, and St. James, LA.
The 2016 Equinox is powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 182 horsepower. A 3.6-liter V6 that produces 301 horsepower is optional on the LT and the LTZ. A six-speed auto transmission comes standard with both cars and each is available with all-wheel drive or front wheel drive. The four-cylinder engine earns 22 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. The V6 develops 301-horsepower and with the optional all-wheel drive system can reach 60 mph from a dead stop in 7 seconds. Fuel consumption for the V6 is 17 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway. The V6 is pretty handy when it comes to towing. It can tow up to 3,500 pounds, and the four-cylinder can tow up to 1,500 pounds. Handling is another nice quality about the Equinox. It seems to just glide through traffic no matter what the road conditions are. There's plenty of power to get you through any tight spot you might be in and ample acceleration to move you past obstacles and slower SUVs. The Equinox is great for going to the market and perfect for long trips on the highway.
The interior of the 2016 Equinox is comfortable and spacious and the cargo space is something to be envied by others â€" 63.7 cubic feet of storage space. The front seats and dash are exquisitely formed to fit the contours of the human touch and sensitivity. Everything inside this beautiful little crossover is sculpted for comfort and functionality. The sound system is by Pioneer and that's just the beginning of all the standard features inside your new Equinox. There's also a 7-inch touchscreen and a Bluetooth® for your phone needs. The Equinox has built-in Wi-Fi and OnStar for extra protection. The navigation system is Chevrolet MyLink and there is smartphone app integration. Other amenities include, blind zone technology, satellite radio, powered sunroof and automatic climate control. There is plenty of legroom and the passengers in the back seats experience as smooth a ride as those in the front, all comfort with ample stretching room. If you need more cargo room the back seats can comfortably move forward to allow for more space without affecting the passengers in the backseats.
The outside of this SUV is beautiful. It's sleek design and front grille says that it means business and that it is here to stay. The aerodynamic shape of the forward windshield and hood make a nice slice through the atmosphere at slow or fast speeds. Everything about the Equinox yells out solid, strong, durability, comfort and style. Some more of the standard features the Equinox offers are cruise control, split folding rear seatback, keyless power door locks, front wheel drive, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, USB port, OnStar, an AM/FM radio, air conditioning, Bluetooth, Satellite radio, remote trunk control, a rear-view camera, and GPS navigation.
The Equinox has plenty of airbags, 4 wheel ABS, brake assist, disc brakes, electronic stability control, child safety locks, daylight running lights and traction control. The Equinox has gotten a â€oeGOODâ€ rating from the IIHS, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. A GOOD Rating is highly desirable in the automobile industry. The Equinox got four stars on the overall rating, four on the frontal crash testing, five stars on the side crash test and four stars on the rollover. These results stand up to all other carmakers' results as far as safety is concerned and Chevrolet is very proud of them.
The 2016 Chevrolet Equinox is available now and ready for you to test drive here at Supreme Chevrolet of Gonzales in Gonzales, LA. We are located at 13354 Airline Hwy. in Gonzales and serve drivers and car shoppers from South Baton Rouge, Ascension, Livingston Parish, St. John the Baptist Parish, and St. James, LA.View Inventory