The 2019 Chevrolet Equinox and Trax are both versatile and stylish two-row SUVs. However, even with all the great features they share, there are a few key differences between the models.
The Trax is equipped with the 1.4-liter engine, which reaches 138 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque. The Equinox has three engine options, with the most powerful being the 2.0-liter engine. This engine achieves 252 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque.
The Trax gets an impressive EPA-estimated 31 mpg on the highway.* However, the Equinox is even more efficient, with a highway efficiency of 39 mpg.**
When you fold down the rear row, you can take advantage of 48.4 cubic feet of cargo volume in the Trax. This SUV also offers 92.8 cubic feet of passenger space. Meanwhile, you can have up to 63.9 cubic feet of cargo volume and 103.2 cubic feet of passenger space in the Equinox.
If you’re interested in towing with your SUV, the Equinox is the right choice for you since it can tow up to 3,500 pounds when properly equipped. The Trax isn’t meant for towing, due to its lower torque and smaller stature.
To discover whether the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox or Trax is right for your family, take the SUVs out for test drives at LaSora Chevrolet Buick.
* EPA-estimated 25 MPG city/31 highway (FWD models).
** EPA-estimated 39 MPG highway for 1.6L Diesel FWD models.