2019 GMC Acadia vs. 2019 Chevrolet Equinox
Acadia vs. Equinox: Performance
The GMC Acadia is furnished with a 193-hp 2.5L 4-cylinder engine, while the Chevy Equinox gets a 170-hp 1.5L 4-cylinder. Six-speed automatic transmissions are standard, as well as front-wheel drive. Fuel economy favors the Chevy Equinox; it earns 26 mpg city/32 mpg highway vs. 21 mpg city/26 mpg highway from the GMC Acadia. The Acadia, however, is the stronger tower and can trailer 1,000 to 4,000 pounds. Properly equipped, the Equinox tows 1,500 to 3,500 pounds.
Acadia vs. Equinox: Interior Dimensions
When you compare the GMC Acadia vs. Chevrolet Equinox, the differences in seating and interior dimensions are noticeable right off the bat. GMC is known for manufacturing large, rugged family vehicles — and the Acadia lives up to the reputation. Here’s a breakdown of the Equinox vs. Acadia specs:
Shoulder Room for Front Seats
Acadia vs. Equinox: Comfort Features
GMC and Chevy are General Motors divisions and offer similar features. The GMC Acadia and Chevrolet Equinox, for example, include cruise control, proximity keys, 6-way driver seats, 4-way front passenger seats, and 4G LTE Wi-Fi capability. However, you’ll find features like dual-zone automatic climate control and a leather/metal-look steering wheel inside the Acadia — not the Equinox.
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