GMC Terrain is a mid-size crossover, officially presented exclusively in the North American market. Initially, the model was developed by the General Motors concern as a military vehicle. The development turned out to be budgetary and could not compete with the Hammer, but the modified civilian version became quite popular.
The Equinox is the best-selling Chevrolet crossover in the US market. By its characteristics, this is a full-fledged SUV, which is perfect as a family car.
If you are considering a used Terrain or Equinox as your next car, you can’t go wrong with any model. We prepared a quick comparison to help you define your favorite among these siblings.
Technically, the Terrain is the Equinox twin with the same interior and driving stuffing, but with a completely different appearance.
Another difference between these cars is the price. On average, Terrain is more expensive than Equinox by $2,000 – 2,500.
|GMC Terrain||Chevrolet Equinox|
|Engine||1.5-liter I4, turbo; 2.0-liter I4, turbo; 1.6-liter I4, turbodiesel, 6-speed auto with diesel, AWD.||1.5-liter I4, turbo; 2.0-liter I4, turbo, 1.6-liter I4, turbodiesel, 9-Spd auto;|
|Horsepower||170 hp @ 5,600 rpm||Same|
|Torque||203 lb-ft @ 2,000 rpm||Same|
|Fuel Economy (city/hwy)||26/30 mpg||26/32 mpg|
You can find a used GMC Terrain in one of the following configuration options: SL, SLE, SLT, and DENALI.
The Chevrolet Equinox comes in four trims: L, LS, LT, and Premier.
The base Equinox L model is well-equipped with amenities and technical capabilities, making it a great starting point in this lineup. However, you opt for Premier if you want the full suite of Chevy features such as:
The design of both cars attracts a lot of attention. Creators have tried their best to give the brothers their own body features.
The Equinox and Terrain are decent SUV models that will give you a lot of pleasure. The Equinox can offer better active safety features and a more compact appearance. The Terrain can boast a nine-speed automatic and the availability of an AWD version.
Come to Indy Auto Man, Indianapolis, to get acquainted with the Terrain and Equinox in person!