Contenders for your next car include the 2021 Ford Edge and the 2021 Chevy Equinox. They're up for battle and ready to tackle the roads of Dickson City, Scranton, and Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Gibbons Ford plays mediator in this struggle to determine which one scrambles to the top with a comprehensive comparison of both SUVs.


Ford Edge vs Chevy Equinox Interior

First bout entails the space you can count on in the Ford and the Chevy. Here we display the differences in the interior dimensions.

Dimensions

Ford Front/Rear

Chevy Front/Rear

Headroom

40.2/40.3 inches

40/38.5 inches

Hip Room

55.9/57.5 inches

54.2/51.7 inches

Legroom

42.6/40.6 inches

40.9/39.9 inches

Shoulder Room

60.3/60.5 inches

57.2/55.5 inches

You're afforded generous space in the cargo area with 39.2 cubic feet to start in the Ford. When you fold the second row down, you'll have 73.4 cubic feet to work with. The Chevy features 29.9 cubic feet of cargo space and then expands to 63.9 cubic feet.

For your comfort, the Edge gives you standard Dual-Zone Electronic Automatic Temperature Control, while the Chevy offers this as an option. To get into the ideal position, the Ford provides an available 10-way power driver seat. With the Chevy, you can upgrade to an 8-way power driver seat.


Ford Edge vs Chevy Equinox Technology

Ford carries technology that dominates the competition with its standard 12-inch touchscreen and available 12-speaker B&O™ Sound System by Bang & Olufsen. On the Chevy dashboard, its most high-end Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Premium System with Navigation comes with an 8-inch touchscreen. The available Bose® premium audio system only features 7 speakers.

If you want to bring multiple devices into your SUV, the Ford accommodates you with an available 10-device 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot. The Chevy's comparable 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot provides connectivity for only 7 devices.


Ford Edge vs Chevy Equinox Performance

For your specific needs, the Edge gives you a 2.0L EcoBoost® engine that produces 250 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. It also offers an available 2.7L EcoBoost® V6 engine that produces 335 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque. You'll be given the choice between the standard 8-speed automatic transmission or an optional 7-speed automatic transmission.

Only one 1.5L turbo 4-cylinder engine that produces 170 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque rests under the hood of the Chevy. A 6-speed automatic transmission accompanies this engine.

These family-friendly vehicles also sport towing capabilities for toting along a boat or jet skis, and anything else for a week or weekend away. The Ford tows a maximum of 3,500 pounds, while the Chevy tows up to 1,500 pounds. Depending on what you want to bring, you may need more than the latter to make your trip a success.


Which SUV Rises to the Top? 2021 Ford Edge vs 2021 Chevy Equinox

Between the 2021 Ford Edge and the 2021 Chevy Equinox, who had the best showing? Of the two, Dickson City, Scranton, and Wilkes-Barre, PA, drivers will note the extra power and features the Ford brings to the table. You may want to see proof in person, so schedule a test drive at Gibbons Ford.


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704 Martin F. Gibbons Blvd.
Directions Dickson City, PA 18519

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