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Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer Price Comparison

Chevrolet Equinox vs Ford Explorer Price Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs Ford Explorer Price Comparison:

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For this 2015 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2016 Ford Explorer price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Equinox vs. Explorer Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Equinox and Explorer will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Chevrolet Equinox LTZ's price is $7,070 lower than the Ford Explorer Platinum's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Equinox vs. Explorer Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Chevrolet Equinox LTZ, the Ford Explorer Platinum includes additional features worth $9395. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $9395 adjustment for the Ford Explorer Platinum's additional features, the Chevrolet Equinox LTZ is $7,070 less than the Chevrolet Equinox LTZ.

Invoice Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Price Comparison (MSRP): Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Lowest Total Price

Chevrolet Equinox LTZ   
Difference: 13,060

Lowest Total Invoice

Chevrolet Equinox LTZ   
Difference: 11,357
Model Year201520162016
ModelEquinoxExplorerExplorer
TrimLTZSportPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price 31,920 43,300 52,600
Base Invoice 30,324 40,377 49,050
3.6L V6 1,500    
Navigation system 495    
Class II trailer hitch 365    
All-weather floor mats 300 75 75
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,295 1,995 1,995
Sunroof 995    
AWD 1,750    
Package 401A   4,300  
Rear bumper protector   75 75
Cargo cover   130 130
Roof rack crossbars   140 140
Panoramic sunroof   1,595  
3.6L V6   0  
Navigation system   0  
Class II trailer hitch   0  
All-weather floor mats   66  
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens   1,741  
Sunroof   0  
AWD   0  
Package 401A   3,752  
Rear bumper protector   66  
Cargo cover   114  
Roof rack crossbars   122  
Panoramic sunroof   1,392  
Options (show) (change) 6,700 8,310 2,415
Options (show) (change) 6,019 7,253 2,109
Destination 875 945 945
Total Price 39,495 52,555 55,960
Total Invoice 37,218 48,575 52,104

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Equinox LTZ
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 7,070
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 6,138
Model Year201520162016
ModelEquinoxExplorerExplorer
TrimLTZSportPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine301hp V6365hp V6365hp V6
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/23 MPG16/22 MPG16/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers250, 8390, 12500, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-18255/50-20255/50-20
Total Price39,49552,55555,960
Adjustments for Features0-5,345-9,395
Feature-Adjusted Total Price39,49547,21046,565
Cost Above Minimum06450
Total Invoice37,21848,57552,104
Adjustments for Features0-4,940-8,748
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice37,21843,63543,356
Cost Above Minimum02790

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year201520162016
ModelEquinoxExplorerExplorer
TrimLTZSportPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100$100
Active noise reduction  $0
Adaptive cruise control  $750
Cruise control$250$250 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100$100
Heated steering wheel $100$100
Keyless entry keypad $50$50
Parking guidance system - active  $500
Power-adjustable pedals $125$125
Proximity key $250$250
Remote app$25  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350$350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25$25
Blind spot warning system $200$200
Curve control $50$50
Forward collision warning$200 $200
Hill descent control $250$250
Inflatable rear seatbelts $200$200
Knee airbag, passenger $100$100
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based  $200
Lane departure warning system$200 $200
Obstacle detection, front $200$200
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system  $100
Rear cross-traffic detection $100$100
Safety key $5$5
Side curtain airbags$350  
Side curtain airbags, three rows $500$500
Trailer sway control $25$25
Wide-view front camera $150$150
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat$40  
Cargo net $40$40
Class II trailer hitch$200  
Class III trailer hitch $250$250
Overhead sunglass holder $25$25
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125  
Trailering equipment (7 wire) $150$150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50  
App support$100  
Aux input$50  
Dual-zone climate control $125$125
HD radio $50$50
In-vehicle Internet capability $100$100
Navigation, turn-by-turn $25$25
Rain-sensing wipers  $175
Rear air vents with manual controls $150$150
Rear HVAC unit $400$400
Siri Eyes Free support$0  
Surround sound $250$250
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$400  
Traffic + travel information $25$25
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75 
Voice control for audio system$25  
Voice control for nav and audio $100$100
Wi-Fi hotspot$100  
Wi-Fi hotspot capability $50$50
Exterior 
Black exterior trim (optional) $0 
Black grille (optional) $0 
Laminated front side windows$200  
Panoramic sunroof $1200$1200
Sunroof$900  
Tow hook(s), front $40$40
Wheel-lip moldings $75$75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75$75
Auto-dimming headlights  $200
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250$250
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $600$600
Power-folding mirrors $50$50
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25$25
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100$100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300$300
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0  
Heated second row seats  $200
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200$200
Leather door panel trim  $250
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75  
Massage, driver seat  $100
Massage, passenger seat  $100
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat  $150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat  $150
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100 
Power-stowing third row seats $1000$1000
Tailgating position, third row seats $50$50
Upholstered instrument panel, leather  $1000
Wood trim  $300
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel  $150
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Chrome-clad alloy wheels$600  
Machined alloy wheels $350$350
Performance steering system (optional) $0 
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0$0
Terrain selector $200$200
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0  
Total Value of Features$7,265$12,610$16,660
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$5,345$9,395
Value of Feature Adjustments0-4,940-8,748

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20152016
ModelEquinoxExplorer
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.5 in112.6 in
Length187.8 in198.3 in
Width72.5 in78.9 in
Height66.3 in70.0 in
Curb Weight4,083 lb.4,890 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.18.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.9 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.8 in61.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room51.1 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in40.6 in
Row 2 Headroom39.2 in40.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.3 in56.8 in
Row 2 Legroom39.9 in39.5 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in37.8 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in50.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in40.7 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in33.3 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
31.5 ft321.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
31.543.9 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.7 ft381.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Equinox LTZ

Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
SD Card slot25Yes
Total Requested625100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Ford Explorer Sport

Package 401A
FeatureValueRequested?
Power-adjustable pedals125No
AC power outlet100No
Voice control for nav and audio75No
Power-folding mirrors50No
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Wide-view front camera150No
Hands-free trunk or liftgate100No
Navigation system600Yes
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Inflatable rear seatbelts200No
Total Requested140046%
Total Not Requested167554%

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