Compare Chevrolet Equinox vs Dodge Nitro

Overview

Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.7-liter V6 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
N/A
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 22 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.7-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
170 hp @ 5600 rpm
210 hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque
203 lb-ft @ 2000-4000 rpm
235 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
N/A
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,274 lbs
3,976 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
28 MPG
18 MPG
City
26 MPG
16 MPG
Highway
31 MPG
22 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.3 Tons/yr
10.4 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.9 gallons
19.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
387.4 miles
312 miles
Cruising Range Highway
461.9 miles
429 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
183.1 in
178.9 in
Height
65.4 in
70.5 in
Max Width
72.6 in
73.1 in
Front Width
62.2 in
61 in
Rear Width
62.2 in
61 in
Wheelbase
107.3 in
108.8 in
Ground Clearance
7.6 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.9 in
40.8 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
40.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.2 in
57.2 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.2 in
56.1 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.9 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38.5 in
40.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55.5 in
56.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
51.7 in
47.4 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
63.9 ft³
68.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.9 ft³
29.3 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.4 ft
36.3 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x TBD
20" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x TBD
20" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut
Upper/Lower "A" arms
Rear Suspension
Four-Link
Live Axle

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65R17
P245/50R20
Rear Tire
P225/65R17
P245/50R20
Spare Tire
T135/70R16
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Medium Ash Gray, Premium cloth seat trim
  • Dark Slate Gray Interior, Cloth bucket seats

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Entertainment System
Optional
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Optional
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Not Available
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Maintenance Note
1 Year/1 Visit
N/A
Roadside Assistance Note
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Rust-Through
6 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Warranty Note
Preliminary 2021 Warranty
N/A
Emissions
N/A
2 Years / 24,000 Miles