2016 Chevy Equinox Trim Comparison in Oklahoma City, OK
A Great Crossover No Matter the Trim - the 2016 Equinox
Making a new car purchase is a big deal, and you treat it as such. You did a lot of research and found exactly what you were looking for in the 2016 Chevy Equinox. Now you have to make the decision of which of the four trim levels you’d like to make your own. If you aren’t sure how they differ, let us help! We at David Stanley Auto Group have put together a 2016 Chevy Equinox trim comparison in Oklahoma City, OK, to make your choice clearer.
The base model of the 2016 Chevy Equinox is the L, which is powered by a 2.4L 4-cylinder engine with an output of 182 horsepower and 172 lb.-ft. of torque. It’s paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission and gets 32 MPG hwy1. On the outside, you’ll find 17-inch painted-aluminum wheels and projector-style halogen headlights.
Have a seat inside and you are sure to notice the rearview camera2 displayed on the 7-inch color touchscreen. Making a quick call home is safe with Bluetooth® wireless technology3 and the USB port4 makes it easy to keep your smartphone changed. All of your passengers are sure to enjoy that the Equinox comes with built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi5 powered by OnStar®, so they can catch up on their TV shows and browse their newsfeeds without using their personal data plan. OnStar® also includes the Guidance Plan6, which gives you peace of mind in the event of a collision with Automatic Crash Response.
In terms of cargo space, the 60/40 split-folding rear seat is found in all trim levels, and with Multi-Flex®, the rear seat can slide back to add eight inches of legroom, or forward for more storage space. When bringing a lot of your belongings along for the ride, fold these seats flat to open up 63.7 cubic ft. of cargo space7.
The next trim level of the 2016 Equinox is the LS, which offers everything the base L trim has, but adds SiriusXM® Satellite Radio8.
Next up in our 2016 Chevy Equinox trim comparison in Oklahoma City, OK, is the LT. On the outside, you’ll now have LED Daytime Running Lamps, heated power-adjustable side mirrors, and roof rack side rails to bring along additional cargo. Inside, the 7-inch touchscreen now has support for Chevy MyLink9, giving you innovations like Bluetooth audio streaming3, Siri® Eyes Free10, text message alerts11, and more.
The LT is available to be powered by the 3.6L V6 engine, which not only boasts best-in-class12 301 horsepower, but also gives the Equinox a 3,500-lb. towing capacity13.
The top level of the Equinox is the LTZ. You’ll now have such luxuries like halogen fog lights to help you see during inclement weather and 18-inch machined-face aluminum wheels. Inside, take comfort up a notch with leather-appointed seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and even heated front seats to take the harshness out of winter. If you plan on sharing the Equinox with a spouse or your teenager, this is now made easy with memory settings for the driver’s seat and the side mirrors.
Every trim level of the Chevrolet Equinox has something to love, and with this 2016 Chevy Equinox trim comparison in Oklahoma City, OK, you’ll know exactly which one is right for you. Come by today to David Stanley Auto Group to take the Equinox for a test drive.
1 EPA estimated. Actual mileage may vary.
2 Safety starts with you. Safety features are no substitute for the driver's responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. The driver should remain attentive to traffic, surroundings and road conditions at all times. Read the vehicle Owner's Manual for more important safety information.
3 Go to my.chevrolet.com/learn to find out which phones are compatible with the vehicle.
4 Not compatible with all devices.
5 Requires a compatible mobile device, active OnStar service and data plan. 4G LTE service available in select markets. Visit onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations.
6 Visit onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations.
7 Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.
8 If you decide to continue service after your trial, the subscription plan you choose will automatically renew thereafter and you will be charged according to your chosen payment method at then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel you must call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at siriusxm.com. All fees and programming subject to change. For more information about Travel Link and NavTraffic, visit siriusxm.com/infotainment. Not available on L models.
9 Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices. Siri is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
10 Requires available Chevrolet MyLink and compatible iPhone running iOS 6 or later.
11 Requires a compatible smartphone with Bluetooth profile (M.A.P.) and applicable text messaging features. USB required for some devices. Visit my.chevrolet.com/learn for vehicle and smartphone eligibility
12 Based on GM Compact SUV segment.
13 Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.