Friday, February 17, 2012
Chevrolet has once again revealed one of the best automobiles on the market. The 2012 Chevy Equinox
in OKC has gotten a great number of positive reviews. The rankings place the Chevrolet Equinox OKC SUV in one of the top spots in affordability among similar compact SUV vehicles. The basis for the reviews were among safety and reliability. Also being considered was satisfaction with the interior space, the fuel economy, and the other features involved with the model. Besides the normal magazine editor's who have the opportunity to peruse the vehicle, actual owners have been given the chance to give their opinions about the positive aspects of this vehicle.
As part of a class that contains 24 SUVs, the 2012 Chevy Equinox was a top contender in the compact SUV category. Consumers especially loved the rear entertainment system which comes as an option. This vehicle also comes with options such as OnStar navigation and BlueTooth capabilities. The base cost for the 2012 Chevrolet Equinox is $23,000, a very satisfying price point for many consumers. This automobile tops the scale at the high end of size for a compact SUV, which makes the price even better. The fuel economy, competitive price, wide interior spacing, and bonus standard equipment has pushed this SUV to the front of the mind's of most consumers and reporters of the most famous automotive magazines.
2012 Chevrolet Equinox Performance Review
This Equinox comes equipped with a 2.4 liter engine and a 6 speed automatic transmission with front wheel drive. All wheel drive is optional. It also has sufficient power to get around well. The estimated fuel efficiency is 22 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. The performance test showed that this vehicle can go 0-60 mph in 9.3 seconds.
The LS all wheel drive Equinox comes with 3.0 liter, V-6 cylinder engine. It is slightly faster than the standard version, yet is still not the fastest vehicle on the market. However, it is important to keep in mind that this is meant as a family utility vehicle and not a race car.
2012 Chevrolet Equinox Interior Review
The Chevrolet Equinox in OKC is filled with various features even in the standard version. There are map lights for the driver, front seat back, and front passenger. There are also many cup holders like the two in the front console, two in the rear armrests, and one for each door. The most impressive features include air conditioning, climate control, power windows, keyless entry, and electric front and rear defogger. Technology is present in the Equinox through the AM/FM radio, satellite radio, CD player with MP3 reader, and the OnStar navigation system.
Besides the impressive list of features, the 2012 Chevrolet Equinox color scheme is equally impressive. Not only does the inside come with a quality design that entails contrasting stitching and two tone colors, but there is also blue lighting placed throughout. This makes it excellent when it gets dark outside. The dashboard has a classy dual scoop with easy access to all of the vehicle controls. The spacious interior is also one of the best aspects of this vehicle and is often appreciated by consumers.
2012 Chevrolet Equinox Colors And Style
There are stunning combinations available on this vehicle. The exterior has the remarkable selection of all metallic colors like black, black granite, gold mist, mocha steel, silver ice, and twilight blue. Summit white is another color selection. The interior color combinations have a great balance of contrast and eye catching design. The choices include brownstone and jet black or light titanium and jet black. A total black interior is also available. There is sure to be something that strikes the tastes of everyone.
There are also whimsical decals that are available for the 2012 Chevy Equinox. This auto offers standard 17 inch aluminum wheels, 18 inch machined aluminum wheels, or 19 inch chrome clad aluminum wheels. A "Chrome Appearance" package includes chrome power folding mirrors that are heated, chrome door handles, side rails, and roof rack.
The 2012 Chevrolet Equinox is loaded with many different features that are usually only included on the higher end and expensive models. For a family or anyone who is looking for a spacious interior, impressive styling, and many other features, this vehicle is perfect. When people get a chance to give it a try, it is sure that they will agree with most reviews and rank it at the top of the list of new SUVs.