2017 Chevy Equinox Eau Claire WI
Ever since the Equinox debuted in 2005, it has proven to be one of the best SUV offerings on the market. At its core, the Chevy Equinox defies convention. The Equinox handles like a crossover while providing all the utility of a full-size SUV. With all-wheel drive as an option at all trim levels, the Equinox offers plenty of power and capability to its users. If you want to try out one of these award-winning SUVs for yourself, then get behind the wheel of a 2017 Chevy Equinox in Eau Claire, WI at Osseo Auto today! We have the latest Chevy Equinox vehicles, and you can schedule a test drive to get behind the wheel or browse through our impressive inventory right online.
For 2017, the Chevy Equinox loses the LTZ trim and replaces it with the Premium trim, following a Chevy initiative to rename all LTZ trims to Premier across its entire lineup. Don’t be fooled though, the Premier trim still comes with the range-topping features that you have come to expect from Chevy’s LTZ trim level. The LT trim level also has two new appearance packages. The Midnight Package paints the Equinox in Mosaic Black Metallic paint while adding black accents and custom 18” wheels. The Sport Package on the other hand, paints the Equinox in Summit White while adding the same black features and custom rims from the Midnight Package.
Every Chevy vehicle comes absolutely loaded with technology, and the 2017 Chevy Equinox is no different. The Equinox is designed to seamlessly integrate with your technology. With features like 4G LTE Wi-Fi, Siri Eyes Free, and Chevrolet MyLink, you can ensure that you always stay connected wherever you go.
An Equinox may seem large, but it handles nearly like a sedan or small crossover. That’s because, in addition to the technology that Chevy has crammed into the cabin, Chevy has also stuffed a ton of cutting-edge technology into handling systems like ABS, traction control, hill start assist, and StabiliTrak.
Chevrolet is a company that cares, and it wants you to be safe when you are out the on the road. With standard features like OnStar, rear vision camera, and six airbags along with optional features like lane departure warning, rear park assist, side blind zone alert, and forward collision alert, the 2017 Equinox is sure to keep you safe and sound.
2017 Chevy Equinox trim levels and features
LS Trim — Even the base LS Trim comes loaded with tons of exciting features. Take advantage of 60/40 split rear folding seats, SiriusXM satellite radio, OnStar, rear vision camera, power adjustable mirrors, 17” aluminum wheels, and keyless entry. Additionally, with the standard 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine the 2017 Equinox is capable of achieving 31 mpg on the highway.
LT Trim — The LT trim is the first trim that offers a 3.6-liter V6 engine which can pump out 301 horsepower and 272 torque. With this engine, you can achieve 3,500 pounds of towing capability. In addition to many of the great features included in the LS trim, the LT trim also includes features like luggage rail racks, heated power adjustable mirrors, and daytime LED running lamps.
Premier Trim — The Premier trim also offers the 3.6-liter engine with the same capabilities at the LT trim, but it adds additional features like heated front seats, automatic climate control, front fog lamps, remote start, self-dimming rearview mirror, 18” aluminum wheels, and 8-way adjustable power driver’s seat. In addition to all that, the Premier trim also includes many of the wonderful features of the LS and LT trims.
All three trim levels come in both all-wheel drive and front-wheel drive variants. This way you can choose your perfect balance between utility and efficiency. In all-wheel drive, the 2017 Equinox with the 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine is capable of 20 mpg in the city and an astonishing 28 mpg on the highway. That’s pretty impressive for an all-wheel drive machine.
If you opt for the front wheel drive 2017 Equinox variant, with the same engine you can achieve 21 mpg in the city, and an even more impressive 31 mpg on the highway. Both variants have 18.8 gallons of fuel capacity giving you plenty of range to enjoy your journey.