2017 Chevrolet Equinox vs 2017 Chevrolet Traverse
The 2017 Chevrolet Traverse is the big brother to the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox. In the class of sports utility vehicles, the Traverse is bigger and has the more towing capacity. However, these two vehicles are closest in the range of each other than any other SUVs in the Chevrolet family. Both cars feature up-to-date technology with the myChevrolet app that allows you to access the controls to your vehicle and schedule maintenance directly with the dealership. Enjoy personalized access to your smartphone through AppleCarplay and AndroidAuto. Each of these features is offered in the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox and the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse available at Weber Chevrolet.
Towing and Fuel Efficiency
The 2017 Chevrolet Equinox seats 5 passengers while the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse can seat up to eight depending on trim options. With standard packages, the Chevrolet Equinox has a towing capacity of 1,500 pounds while the 2017 Traverse offers a trailering package that has a capacity up to 5, 200 pounds. The Traverse may give you versatility in this regard, but it cannot beat the fuel economy of the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox. The EPA fuel estimate of the Equinox in the city is 21 miles per gallon. The 2017 Traverse has a comparable EPA fuel estimate of 15 miles per gallon in the city. It is true what they say– the more car you have the gas you use.
The great thing about owning a sports utility vehicle is its capability and agility on the road. The 2017 Chevrolet Traverse and the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox are available in four wheel drive and all wheel drive depending on your trim and options. Visit the knowledgeable sales team at Weber Chevrolet to begin planning your next adventure in an Chevrolet!