2020 Chevy Equinox

2020 Chevy Equinox

2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape

2020 Chevy Equinox vs. 2020 Ford Escape

$23,800 MSRP


$24,885 MSRP
1.5L Turbo 4-Cylinder


2.5L iVCT I-4
170 hp


168 hp
203 lb-ft


170 lb-ft
26 mpg

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (city)

21 mpg
32 mpg

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy (highway)

29 mpg

SUVs are no stranger to Gardendale roads, and if you’re in the market for a new model, you might find yourself struggling between the 2020 Chevy Equinox vs. 2020 Ford Escape like many Hoover drivers. Both models have their fair share of fans, but which is the better buy for the Bessemer area? We’ve crunched the numbers and between the Ford Escape vs. Chevy Equinox, we think that you’ll be blown away by the 2020 Equinox. See for yourself with our Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Escape guide below!

Ford Escape vs. Chevy Equinox: Price

Whether you’re on a tight budget or just looking for a great deal, it’s hard to beat the value of the 2020 Chevy Equinox. Check out the price difference of the entry-level and premium trims:

  • 2020 Chevrolet Equinox L: $23,800 starting MSRP
  • 2020 Ford Escape S: $24,885 starting MSRP
  • 2020 Chevrolet Equinox Premier: $31,400 starting MSRP
  • 2020 Ford Escape Titanium: $33,400 starting MSRP

Ford Escape vs. Chevy Equinox: Performance

Not only is the Chevy Equinox the more affordable of the two options, but it’s also the more capable of the two with impressive engine specs that outperform the Escape:

  • 2020 Chevrolet Equinox
      • Base Engine: 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder
      • Horsepower/Torque: 170 hp / 203 lb-ft of torque
      • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy: 26 mpg city/32 mpg highway
  • 2020 Ford Escape
    • Base Engine: 2.5L iVCT I-4
    • Horsepower/Torque: 168 hp / 170 lb-ft of torque
    • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy: 21 mpg city/29 mpg highway

Ford Escape vs. Chevy Equinox: Features

While pricing and specs are important, what about all the comforts and conveniences inside the cabin? The Chevy Equinox has tons of great features onboard that the Ford Escape can’t quite match. In fact, many of the standard features on the Equinox are offered for an upcharge on the Escape. You can enjoy interior features on the Equinox like:

  • Chevrolet Infotainment 3 system
  • 7-inch diagonal color touchscreen
  • Steering wheel-mounted controls
  • Keyless open/start
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot capability
  • Fold-flat rear seat with 60/40 split
  • And more!

Curious to see how the Chevy Equinox sizes up against others in its class? Compare the 2021 Chevy Equinox vs. 2021 GMC Terrain at Edwards Chevrolet Co., Inc..

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interior dash of 2020 Chevy Equinox

Take a Test Drive in a Brand New Equinox at Edwards Chevrolet Co., Inc.

Between the Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Escape, it’s clear that the 2020 Chevy Equinox will be the smarter buy for many Hoover shoppers! If you’re in the Birmingham area, why not take it for a test drive? Explore our new Chevy Equinox inventory and let our experts introduce you to the trim level of your choice. We can customize this SUV to suit your unique needs, even down to the Equinox colors! Stop by or contact us at Edwards Chevrolet Co., Inc. with any questions. Interested in other Chevy SUV options? Check out our guide on the Chevy Traverse reviews.


Chevrolet Equinox Features from Edwards Chevrolet Co., Inc.

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