A class of car having foremost front wheel drive highway fuel economy with 32 mpg(AWD 29 mpg). Superior city and highway fuel economy than CR-V, Escape and RAV4. It has superior highway fuel economy than Ford Escape Hybrid having 600 mile highway cruising variety, greater than CR-V, Escape and RAV4. It has NHTSA 5 star safety ranking & IIHS 2009 Top Safety Pick, RAV4 also has the feature of 4-star frontal passenger ranking. It is the segment leader in SIDI engine technology, and is coupled with standard 6-speed automatic transmission. Equinox presents a standard4-cylinder/6-speed automatic transmission mixture which CR-V, Escape or RAV4 do not offer. The MultiFlex™ rear seat make available 8 of fore/aft travel, folds and reclines. The longer wheelbases have the outcome of superior passenger roominess and ride/handling features.
It is first in-class with dual-screen seat mounted rear entertainment system, power programmable lift gate and memory driver seat and mirrors. The equipment levels compared are higher as compared to Honda CR-V, Ford Escape or Toyota RAV4