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2014 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2014 Honda CR-V Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Equinox than in the Honda CR-V. The Chevrolet Equinox will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda CR-V.

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 Honda CR-V.

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). The Chevrolet Equinox is somewhat more expensive than the Honda CR-V. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Equinox will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Honda CR-V.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Equinox is a little wider than the Honda CR-V, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the Chevrolet Equinox, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Honda CR-V.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Chevrolet Equinox transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Honda CR-V.

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

Performance
If you've got something you need to pull, the Chevrolet Equinox will do just as well as the Honda CR-V, since they have about the same towing capacity. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Equinox greatly out-muscles the Honda CR-V.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Equinox and the Honda CR-V. The Chevrolet Equinox has less cargo space than the Honda CR-V, 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 Honda CR-V.

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2014 Chevrolet
Equinox

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MSRP*: $24,440 - $33,400
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2014 Honda
CR-V

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MSRP*: $22,945 - $28,945
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 1.10%
City MPG: 20 - 22 22 - 23
Highway MPG: 29 - 32 30 - 31
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $23,218 - $31,730 $21,554 - $27,170

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