2017 Ford Edge vs 2017 Chevy Equinox
The Ford Edge is a midsize crossover SUV from the blue oval automaker. This vehicle rivals the very best domestic and import vehicles in its class with its wide-variety of trims, engine choices and color options. The new 2017 Ford Edge is surely going to be the best version yet. It has a style that is sporty and athletic but doesn't go overboard. In addition to that, Ford has also equipped it with new safety and technology features that are going to be big selling points this year for prospective customers.
The midsize crossover segment is by far one of the fastest growing categories in the automotive industry. As a result, there are more vehicles than ever competing against each other for market share. One of the vehicles that competes against the Edge each year is Chevy’s Equinox model. Therefore, we have decided to match up the new 2017 Ford Edge vs the 2017 Chevy Equinox to figure out which vehicle is best, continue reading to learn more.
|2017 Ford Edge||vs||2017 Chevy Equinox|
|245 @ 5500 RPM||Horsepower||182 @ 6700 RPM|
|275 @ 3000 RPM||Torque||172 @ 4900 RPM|
|21 MPG||City Fuel Economy||21 MPG|
|2.0L I-4||Engine||2.4L I-4|
2017 Ford Edge: Performance and Style
One of the ways that the new 2017 Ford Edge really stands out from competitors like the Chevy Equinox is with its outstanding performance. The 2017 Edge comes standard with a 2.0L I-4 engine that is able to produce an outstanding 275 pound-feet of torque and 245 horsepower. On the other hand, the 2017 Chevy Equinox is only able to produce 172 pound-feet of torque and 182 horsepower with its 2.4L I-4 engine. Also, even though the Edge offers significantly better performance than the Equinox it still boasts the exact same fuel economy rating.
Another way that the new 2017 Ford Edge is able to outshine the 2017 Chevy Equinox is with its bold styling. The Edge has the perfect blend of sportiness and class, making it very appealing to drivers. On the other hand, the new 2017 Chevy Equinox looks rather dull and plain in comparison. Anyone interested in learning more about the new 2017 Ford Edge is encouraged to stop in and see us here at Dahl Ford.