2022 Equinox vs 2022 Escape in Columbia, MS

Chevrolet Equinox

2022 Equinox

Ford Escape

2022 Frod Escape

2022 Equinox vs 2022 Escape

Choosing between two quality SUVs is a daunting task as each make and model offers various benefits and cons. At Walt Massey GM in Columbia, we look to simplify that process. As such, we have compared two of the top SUV brands on the market, the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox and the 2022 Ford Escape, in the hopes that your decision will be made all the easier with the facts presented to you.
The 2022 Chevrolet Equinox offers tons of passenger space, boasts of exceptional handling, and features a bevy of generous infotainment features. The 2022 Equinox hits the road with a revised front and rear fascia, which include a new grille, new LED headlights, and new LED daytime driving lights, the addition of the sporty RS trim, along with new exterior colors and a more stylish Premier trim.
The 2022 Ford Escape offers a broad range of available engines, a slew of standard safety features, and features handsome styling. The 2022-year model receives several new equipment chances and some new paint choices, Atlas Blue, Flight Blue, and Iced Blue.

Interior Comparison

The 2022 Chevrolet Equinox’s interior seats five. The front seats are comfortable and there is hidden storage under the rear cargo floor. Folding the rear seats creates 63.9 cubic feet of storage. Cloth material is the standard upholstery for most trims, with leather available for upgraded trims. The cabin centers around a 7-inch touchscreen that displays Chevrolet’s MyLink infotainment system (8 inches is optional).
The 2022 Ford Escape’s interior centers around either a 4.2-inch radio display (S trim) or an 8-inch touchscreen that features Ford’s lasted Sync 3 infotainment interface. Maximum legroom offered is 40.7 inches if you slide the rear seats back. Cargo space in the back measures 33.5-inches (65.4 inches if you fold the seats flat). Standard features include Wi-Fi, cloth upholstery, plastic covers, remote start, and more.

Performance Comparison

The 2022 Chevrolet Equinox features a 1.5-liter turbocharged inline-four engine that generates 170 horsepower. The engine is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is optional. The Equinox has a tow rating of 1,500 pounds. All Equinox models have an idle-start/stop system that cuts engine power at idle.
The base engine on the 2022 Ford Escape is a 1.5-liter turbocharged three-cylinder engine that generates 181 horsepower. The engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is optional. The SEL trim can choose to upgrade to a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 250 horsepower.

Safety Features Comparison

The 2022 Chevrolet Equinox offers a plethora of safety features including forward collision alert and automatic emergency braking, front pedestrian braking, lane keep assist with lane departure warning, following distance indicator, and auto high beam assist. Available features include blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, parking sensors, a safety alert seat, automatic parking assist, and much more.
The 2022 Escape features Ford’s Co-Pilot 360 Technology, which includes pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking, high-beam headlamps, lane-keeping system, rear-view camera, among others.

Find the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox in Columbia, MS

If you would like to receive additional information on the 2022 Chevrolet Equinox, reach out to our sales associates at Walt Massey GM in Columbia, MS. They are standing by six days a week to answer all your questions.


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