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2015 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2014 Ford Edge Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Equinox offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Ford Edge, with comparable head- and legroom. The Chevrolet Equinox offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Ford Edge, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Chevrolet Equinox, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Ford Edge.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Equinox will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Ford Edge. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Chevrolet Equinox and the Ford Edge have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Equinox is much slimmer than the Ford Edge, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Equinox takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Ford Edge.

Drivetrain
The Chevrolet Equinox has much lower torque than the Ford Edge, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Chevrolet Equinox has a larger turning radius than the Ford Edge, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Ford Edge is clearly the choice over the Chevrolet Equinox for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Equinox has a little more horsepower than the Ford Edge.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Equinox and the Ford Edge. The Chevrolet Equinox has less cargo space than the Ford Edge, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Equinox comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford Edge.

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2015 Chevrolet
Equinox

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MSRP*: $24,520 - $33,670

2014 Ford
Edge

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MSRP*: $28,100 - $39,550
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 5.85%
City MPG: 20 - 22 17 - 19
Highway MPG: 29 - 32 23 - 27
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $23,294 - $31,987 $26,484 - $36,881

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