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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. 2015 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 $8,740 lower than the Ford Explorer Sport'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 Sport includes additional features worth $1630. 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 $1630 adjustment for the Ford Explorer Sport's additional features, the Chevrolet Equinox LTZ is $8,740 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: 10,370

Lowest Total Invoice

Chevrolet Equinox LTZ   
Difference: 8,992
Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price 31,920 43,100
Base Invoice 30,324 40,191
3.6L V6 1,500  
Navigation system 495 795
Class II trailer hitch 365  
All-weather floor mats 300 75
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,295 1,995
Sunroof 995  
AWD 1,750  
Trailer Tow Package   570
Rear bumper protector   75
Cargo cover   130
Roof rack crossbars   140
Power liftgate   495
Panoramic sunroof   1,595
3.6L V6   0
Navigation system   694
Class II trailer hitch   0
All-weather floor mats   66
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens   1,741
Sunroof   0
AWD   0
Trailer Tow Package   497
Rear bumper protector   66
Cargo cover   114
Roof rack crossbars   122
Power liftgate   432
Panoramic sunroof   1,392
Options (show) (change) 6,700 5,870
Options (show) (change) 6,019 5,124
Destination 875 895
Total Price 39,495 49,865
Total Invoice 37,218 46,210

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Equinox LTZ
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 8,740
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 7,481
Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine301hp V6365hp V6
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/23 MPG16/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers250, 8390, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-18255/50-20
Total Price39,49549,865
Adjustments for Features0-1,630
Feature-Adjusted Total Price39,49548,235
Total Invoice37,21846,210
Adjustments for Features0-1,511
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice37,21844,699

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
Keyless entry keypad $50
Remote app$25 
Universal garage door opener$100 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Curve control $50
Forward collision warning$200 
Hill descent control $250
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Lane departure warning system$200 
Safety key $5
Side curtain airbags$350 
Side curtain airbags, three rows $500
Trailer sway control $25
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat$40 
Cargo net $40
Class II trailer hitch$200 
Class III trailer hitch $250
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125 
Trailering equipment (7 wire) $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
App support$100 
Dual-zone climate control $125
HD radio $50
In-vehicle Internet capability $100
Navigation, turn-by-turn $25
Rear air vents with manual controls $150
Rear HVAC unit $400
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$400 
Traffic + travel information $25
Voice control for audio system$50 
Voice control for nav and audio $100
Wi-Fi hotspot$100 
Wi-Fi hotspot capability $50
Laminated front side windows$200 
Panoramic sunroof $1200
Wheel-lip moldings $75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Interior ambient lighting$150 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250
Spotter mirror(s) $50
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0 
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75 
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $50
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat $50
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100 
Stowable third row seats $600
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Chrome-clad alloy wheels$600 
Machined alloy wheels $350
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Terrain selector $200
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$7,065$8,695
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,630
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,511

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.5 in112.6 in
Length187.8 in197.1 in
Width72.5 in78.9 in
Height66.3 in70.4 in
Curb Weight4,083 lb.4,921 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.18.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.9 in40.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.8 in61.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room51.1 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in40.6 in
Row 2 Headroom39.2 in40.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.3 in56.7 in
Row 2 Legroom39.9 in39.8 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 in33.2 in
Cargo Volume,
31.5 ft321.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
31.543.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
63.7 ft380.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Equinox LTZ

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

Option Package Details
Ford Explorer Sport

Navigation system
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio50No
Total Requested60092%
Total Not Requested508%
Trailer Tow Package
Oil cooler0No
Class III trailer hitch250No
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested400100%

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