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2021 Toyota C-HR vs. 2021 Chevrolet Equinox Review

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2021 Toyota
C-HR

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2021 Chevrolet
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MSRP*
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$21,595 to $26,650
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$23,800 to $33,100
Invoice* $20,192 to $24,918 $23,776 to $31,577
MPG - City 27 25 - 26
MPG - Hwy 31 30 - 31
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Equinox than in the Toyota C-HR, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Toyota C-HR and the Chevrolet Equinox.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Equinox requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota C-HR, 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 Toyota C-HR will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Chevrolet Equinox. 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 Toyota C-HR and the Chevrolet Equinox have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Toyota C-HR is much slimmer than the Chevrolet Equinox, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Toyota C-HR, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Equinox.

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

Performance
The Toyota C-HR has a little less horsepower than the Chevrolet Equinox.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Toyota C-HR and the Chevrolet Equinox. The Toyota C-HR has significantly less cargo capacity than the Chevrolet Equinox.

Warranty
The Toyota C-HR comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Chevrolet Equinox.