Engine Options for the 2019 Chevy Equinox near Crown Point, IN

2019 Chevrolet Equinox driving on a city road

Are you in the market for a new SUV and have your eye on the 2019 Chevy Equinox? Before you decide, you should know the available engines and performance specifications on this highly sought after SUV. Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Merrillville has the answers you need. Continue reading to learn more about Chevy Equinox engine options, specs, and drivetrains.

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Engine Options

Choose between three diverse engines: the 1.5L turbo, 2.0L turbo, and 1.6L turbo-diesel. Whether you prefer more power or better fuel economy, the 2019 Chevy Equinox has the performance you’re looking for. Detailed engine specifications can be seen below.

2019 Chevy Equinox Engine


1.5L turbo 4-cylinder

  • 170 HP @ 5,600 RPM
  • 203 lb.-ft. torque @ 2,000-4,000 RPM

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder

  • 252 HP @ 5,500 RPM
  • 260 lb.-ft. @ 2,500-4,500 RPM

1.6L turbo-diesel 4-cylinder

  • 137 HP @ 3,750 RPM
  • 240 lb.-ft. @ 2,000 RPM

Performance Ratings

Equipped with the 1.5L turbo or 1.6L turbo-diesel engine, the Chevy Equinox can tow up to 1,500 lbs. When equipped with the 2.0L turbo engine, it can tow up to 3,500 lbs.

If you’re concerned about gas mileage, you’ll be happy to know that the Chevy Equinox has great ratings. The 1.5L turbo engine gives you 26 MPG city and 28 MPG highway. The 2.0L turbo gives you 22 MPG city and 25 MPG highway. Most impressive of all, the 1.6L turbo diesel gives you 28 MPG city and 32 MPG highway.

2019 Chevrolet Equinox rear view

Drivetrain Types

The 2019 Chevy Equinox is available with two transmission types. Expect the 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive with the 1.5L turbo engine and 1.6L turbo-diesel engine. The 2.0L turbo engine is equipped with the 9-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel drive is standard on all 2019 Chevy Equinox trims. If you’d like better handing and traction, switchable AWD is available on LS, LT, and Premier trims.

Schedule a Test Drive at Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Merrillville

Take your favorite Chevy Equinox for a test drive at Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Merrillville today! You can schedule your appointment right on our website at your earliest convenience. Reach out to the team at our Chevy dealership near Crown Point, IN, to by sending a message or calling (219) 947-4151 for more information.