2010 Chevrolet Equinox

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19 CITY / 27 HWY
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What Changed for the 2010 Chevrolet Equinox:
  • Redesigned compact crossover utility vehicle (CUV)
  • Exterior design inspired by Malibu and Traverse
  • Standard front-wheel drive (FWD) with optional all-wheel drive (AWD)
  • Available in LS, LT and LTZ trim
  • Two all-new, direct-injected engines, each offering a driving range in excess of 500 miles
  • 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine produces 182 hp and delivers expected best-in-segment estimated highway fuel economy of 30 mpg (21 mpg city)
  • 3.0-liter V-6 engine produces 255 hp and delivers 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway
  • Standard 4-wheel ABS disc brakes, traction and stability control
  • Choice between 17-, 18- and 19-inch alloy wheels
  • Interior features an oversized glove box; a closed storage bin in the instrument panel above the center stack; and closed storage under the center armrest large enough for a laptop computer
  • Standard \"Smart\" remote engine starting activates heating/air conditioning and heated seats, depending on outside temperature
  • \"MultiFlex\" rear seat can be moved fore and aft almost 8 inches for increased rear passenger leg or cargo room
  • New, optional technology features including a 7-inch touch-screen navigation system; Bluetooth hands-free phone connectivity; USB audio connectivity; rear-seat DVD entertainment system with two independent screens
  • Available power, programmable rear liftgate
  • Available rear-vision camera system with display in rearview mirror or navigation screen
  • Standard OnStar communications system and XM satellite radio
  • Six standard air bags: dual frontal air bags, side curtain air bags, and seat-mounted side-impact air bags
  • On sale in mid-2009 as 2010 model
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