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Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $39,980

Chevrolet Equinox Premier   
Difference: $12,925

Lowest Total Invoice: $37,815

Chevrolet Equinox Premier   
Difference: $12,725

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2018201820182018
ModelEquinoxEquinoxExplorerExplorer
TrimPremierPremier Turbo DieselSportPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $30,800 $33,000 $45,950 $53,940
Base Invoice $29,260 $31,350 $43,883 $51,512
turbocharged 2.0-liter engine 2,800 2,800    
Confidence & Convenience II Package 1,895 4,515    
Sun, Sound, & Navigation Package 2,620      
Cargo Package 295 295    
Roof rack crossbars 270 270 140 140
All-weather floor mats 150 150 120 120
Keyless entry keypad 155 155    
Package 401A     3,875  
Panoramic sunroof     1,695  
Cargo cover     130 130
turbocharged 2.0-liter engine 2,660 2,660    
Confidence & Convenience II Package 1,724 4,108    
Sun, Sound, & Navigation Package 2,384      
Cargo Package 268 268    
Roof rack crossbars 246 246 133 133
All-weather floor mats 137 137 114 114
Keyless entry keypad 141 141    
Package 401A     3,681  
Panoramic sunroof     1,610  
Cargo cover     124 124
Options (change) 8,185 8,185 5,960 390
Options (change) 7,560 7,560 5,662 371
Destination 995 995 995 995
Total Price $39,980 $42,180 $52,905 $55,325
Total Invoice $37,815 $39,905 $50,540 $52,878

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Equinox Premier
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,885
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $7,933
Model Year2018201820182018
ModelEquinoxEquinoxExplorerExplorer
TrimPremierPremier Turbo DieselSportPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine252hp I4252hp I4365hp V6365hp V6
TransmissionT9T9T6T6
DrivetrainFWDFWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)22/29 MPG22/29 MPG16/22 MPG16/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 7?, 7500, 12500, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-19235/50-19255/50-20255/50-20
Total Price$39,980$42,180$52,905$55,325
Adjustments for Features00-4,985-7,460
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$39,980$42,180$47,920$47,865
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,200$55$0
Total Invoice$37,815$39,905$50,540$52,878
Adjustments for Features00-4,762-7,130
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$37,815$39,905$45,778$45,748
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,090$30$0

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year2018201820182018
ModelEquinoxEquinoxExplorerExplorer
TrimPremierPremier Turbo DieselSportPlatinum
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1400$1400  
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100$1100
FWD$0$0  
AWD  $1700$1700
Accessories 
Active noise reduction$0$0 $0
Adaptive cruise control  $750$750
Cruise control$250$250  
Power-adjustable pedals   $125
Remote climate control  $25$25
Remote window/roof operation  $15$15
Semi-automated parking system   $500
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250$250  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power  $350$350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist  $25$25
Around view cameras$500$500  
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200  
Curve control  $50$50
Following distance indicator$25$25  
Hill descent control  $250$250
Inflatable rear seat belts  $200$200
Knee airbag, passenger  $100$100
Obstacle detection, front  $200$200
Pedestrian detection$50$50  
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system  $100$100
Rearview camera  $200$200
Side curtain airbags$350$350  
Side curtain airbags, three rows  $500$500
Terrain selector  $200$200
Trailer sway control  $25$25
Wide-view front camera  $150$150
Cargo Management 
Cargo area partition net$40$40  
Cargo net$40$40  
Cargo tray$40$40  
Class II trailer hitch$200$200  
Class III trailer hitch  $250$250
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125$125  
Trailering equipment (7 wire)  $150$150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player  $125$125
Electric heater (optional) $0  
Larger infotainment display$0$0  
MP3-compatible player  $50$50
Rain-sensing wipers  $175$175
Rear air vents$100$100  
Rear air vents with manual controls  $150$150
Rear HVAC unit  $400$400
SD Card slot$25$25  
Surround sound  $250$250
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325$325  
Traffic + travel information  $25$25
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75  
Wireless charging station$75$75  
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0  
Black exterior trim (optional)  $0 
Black grille (optional)  $0 
Tow hook(s), front  $40$40
Wheel-lip moldings  $75$75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75$75  
Compass  $0$0
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display  $250$250
Power-folding mirrors  $50$50
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150$150  
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls  $100$100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0$0  
Illuminated door sill trim plates  $200$200
Leather door panel trim   $250
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150$150 
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$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100$100$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 
Performance steering system (optional)  $0 
Sport suspension (upgrade)  $0$0
Total Value of Features$4,645$4,645$9,630$12,105
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$0$4,985$7,460
Value of Feature Adjustments00-4,762-7,130

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20182018
ModelEquinoxExplorer
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase107.3 in112.6 in
Length183.1 in198.3 in
Width72.6 in78.9 in
Height65.4 in70.0 in
Curb Weight3,448 lb.4,890 lb.
Fuel Capacity14.9 gal.18.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.0 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.2 in61.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.2 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom40.9 in40.6 in
Row 2 Headroom38.5 in40.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.5 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.7 in56.8 in
Row 2 Legroom39.7 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
29.9 ft321.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
29.943.9 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.5 ft381.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Equinox Premier

turbocharged 2.0-liter engine
FeatureValueRequested?
Machined alloy wheels0No
235/50HR19 tires400No
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)25Yes
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic0Yes
turbocharged
2.0L I4
DOHC-4v
252 hp@5500
260 lb-ft@2500
1000Yes
Total Requested135077%
Total Not Requested40023%
Confidence & Convenience II Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Around view cameras300No
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Following distance indicator25No
Total Requested190077%
Total Not Requested57523%
Sun, Sound, & Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
HD radio50Yes
Speed limit information0No
Bose, 7 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested192585%
Total Not Requested35015%
Cargo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo area partition net40No
Cargo tray40No
Total Requested7548%
Total Not Requested8052%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Equinox Premier Turbo Diesel

turbocharged 2.0-liter engine
FeatureValueRequested?
Machined alloy wheels0No
235/50HR19 tires400No
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)25Yes
9-speed manually-shiftable automatic0Yes
turbocharged
2.0L I4
DOHC-4v
252 hp@5500
260 lb-ft@2500
1000Yes
Total Requested135077%
Total Not Requested40023%
Confidence & Convenience II Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning200Yes
Around view cameras300No
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Following distance indicator25No
Heated second row seats200Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
HD radio50Yes
Speed limit information0No
Bose, 7 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested382581%
Total Not Requested92519%
Cargo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo area partition net40No
Cargo tray40No
Total Requested7548%
Total Not Requested8052%

Option Package Details
Ford Explorer Sport

Package 401A
FeatureValueRequested?
Inflatable rear seat belts200No
Sony, 500W, 12 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Wide-view front camera150No
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100No
Heated second row seats200Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Power-folding mirrors50No
Remote window/roof operation15No
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Rain-sensing wipers100No
Adaptive cruise control500No
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested222559%
Total Not Requested156541%

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