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2018 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Equinox offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, with comparable head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chevrolet Equinox and the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Equinox requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. 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 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Equinox is a little narrower than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Equinox takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Chevrolet Equinox doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Performance
With the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Chevrolet Equinox. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Equinox has a lot less horsepower than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

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

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Chevrolet Equinox is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

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2018 Chevrolet
Equinox

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MSRP*: $23,580 - $37,300

2018 Hyundai
Santa Fe Sport

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MSRP*: $24,950 - $37,200
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City MPG: 22 - 28 19 - 21
Highway MPG: 28 - 39 24 - 28
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $23,462 - $35,435 $23,867 - $35,382

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.