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Chevrolet Equinox vs. Chevrolet Traverse Price Comparison (MSRP)

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.

Chevrolet Equinox vs. Chevrolet Traverse Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $39,040

Chevrolet Equinox Premier   
Difference: $8,270

Lowest Total Invoice: $36,875

Chevrolet Equinox Premier   
Difference: $7,801

The configured Chevrolet Equinox 4dr SUV has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Chevrolet Traverse 4dr SUV has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Chevrolet Equinox and Chevrolet Traverse are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Equinox Premier trim is $30,040. The features would cost an additional $8,105. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $39,040.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Traverse 2LT trim is $36,650. The features would cost an additional $9,765. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $47,310.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Traverse Premier trim is $42,045. The features would cost an additional $5,150. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $48,090.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Equinox trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Traverse trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Traverse 2LT appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Chevrolet Equinox 4dr SUV has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Chevrolet Traverse 4dr SUV has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Chevrolet Equinox and Chevrolet Traverse are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Chevrolet Equinox Premier trim is $28,538. The features would cost an additional $7,442. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $36,875.

The invoice of the Chevrolet Traverse 2LT trim is $34,818. The features would cost an additional $8,963. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $44,676.

The invoice of the Chevrolet Traverse Premier trim is $39,943. The features would cost an additional $4,744. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $45,582.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Equinox trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Traverse trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Traverse 2LT appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172017
ModelEquinoxTraverseTraverse
TrimPremier2LTPremier
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $30,040 $36,650 $42,045
Base Invoice $28,538 $34,818 $39,943
Enhanced Convenience Package 950    
Driver Confidence Package 495    
Technology Package 890    
Class II trailer hitch 365    
3.6L V6 1,500    
Driver Confidence Package II 295    
Engine-block heater 75 75 75
All-weather floor mats 200 150 150
Illuminated door sill trim plates 395 395 395
Sunroof 995 1,400 1,400
Roof rack crossbars 195    
AWD 1,750 2,000 2,000
Graphite Special Edition   2,345  
Navigation system   495  
Leather and Driver Confidence Package   2,350  
Cargo cover   140 140
Cargo mat   75 75
Roof rack   340 340
Class III trailer hitch     575
Enhanced Convenience Package 864    
Driver Confidence Package 450    
Technology Package 810    
Class II trailer hitch 332    
3.6L V6 1,365    
Driver Confidence Package II 268    
Engine-block heater 68 68 68
All-weather floor mats 182 136 136
Illuminated door sill trim plates 359 359 359
Sunroof 905 1,274 1,274
Roof rack crossbars 177    
AWD 1,662 1,900 1,880
Graphite Special Edition   2,134  
Navigation system   450  
Leather and Driver Confidence Package   2,138  
Cargo cover   127 127
Cargo mat   68 68
Roof rack   309 309
Class III trailer hitch     523
Options (show) (change) 8,105 9,765 5,150
Options (show) (change) 7,442 8,963 4,744
Destination 895 895 895
Total Price $39,040 $47,310 $48,090
Total Invoice $36,875 $44,676 $45,582

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Chevrolet Traverse

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Equinox Premier
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $6,310
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $5,950
Model Year201720172017
ModelEquinoxTraverseTraverse
TrimPremier2LTPremier
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine301hp V6288hp V6288hp V6
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/23 MPG15/22 MPG15/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)250, 8?, 10?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-18255/55-20255/55-20
Total Price$39,040$47,310$48,090
Adjustments for Features0-1,960-2,460
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$39,040$45,350$45,630
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$280
Total Invoice$36,875$44,676$45,582
Adjustments for Features0-1,851-2,332
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$36,875$42,825$43,250
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$425

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Chevrolet Traverse

Model Year201720172017
ModelEquinoxTraverseTraverse
TrimPremier2LTPremier
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel  $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Driver inboard seat-mounted side-impact airbag $150$150
Forward collision warning$200 $200
Lane departure warning system$200 $200
Side curtain airbags$350  
Side curtain airbags, three rows $500$500
Cargo Management 
Class II trailer hitch$200  
Class III trailer hitch $250$250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player $125$125
Dual-zone climate control $125$125
MP3-compatible player $50$50
Rear air vents with manual controls $150$150
Rear HVAC unit $400$400
Rear seat audio controls $100$100
SD Card slot$25  
Traffic information $25$25
Voice control for audio system$25  
Voice control for nav and audio $100$100
Exterior 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50 $50
Glass roof panel(s) $300$300
Laminated front side windows$200  
Rear bumper protector$40  
Running boards $350 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror $75$75
Interior ambient lighting$150  
Mirror tilt-down in reverse $25$25
Power-folding mirrors $50$50
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25$25
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats  $300
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0  
Folding third row seats $600$600
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100$100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350  
Machined alloy wheels $350$350
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0  
Total Value of Features$4,690$6,650$7,150
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,960$2,460
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,851-2,332

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Chevrolet Traverse

Model Year20172017
ModelEquinoxTraverse
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.5 in118.9 in
Length187.8 in203.7 in
Width72.5 in78.5 in
Height66.3 in69.9 in
Curb Weight4,112 lb.4,844 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.22.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.9 in40.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.8 in61.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.6 in58.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom39.2 in39.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.1 in57.8 in
Row 2 Legroom39.9 in36.8 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in37.8 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in57.6 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in48.3 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in33.2 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
31.5 ft324.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
31.570.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.7 ft3116.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Equinox Premier

Enhanced Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Total Requested75088%
Total Not Requested10012%
Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Total Requested600100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
SD Card slot25No
Pioneer, 250W, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested60062%
Total Not Requested37538%
Driver Confidence Package II
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested400100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Traverse 2LT

Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75No
Traffic information25No
Speed limit information0No
Total Requested60086%
Total Not Requested10014%
Cargo cover
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo net40Yes
Total Requested115100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sunroof
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Glass roof panel(s)300No
Total Requested90075%
Total Not Requested30025%
Graphite Special Edition
FeatureValueRequested?
Second-row buckets500No
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Running boards350No
Class III trailer hitch250No
255/55HR20 tires400No
3.6L V6
DOHC-4v
288 hp@6300
270 lb-ft@3400
1000Yes
Total Requested112543%
Total Not Requested150057%
Leather and Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat100No
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Power-folding mirrors50No
Mirror tilt-down in reverse25No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Total Requested170087%
Total Not Requested25013%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Traverse Premier

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250No
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested12533%
Total Not Requested25067%
Cargo cover
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo net40Yes
Total Requested115100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sunroof
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Glass roof panel(s)300No
Total Requested90075%
Total Not Requested30025%

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