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Chevy Equinox Earns Spot on US News’ List of 12 Compact SUVs with the Most Cargo Room

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2020 Chevrolet Equinox
2020 Chevy Equinox

If you’re hesitant to commit to a full-size SUV, but really want ample cargo space an SUV supplies, you need to consider a compact SUV. Despite its smaller stature, a compact SUV like the Chevy Equinox delivers a good amount of cargo space for your gear, groceries or your kids’ school stuff. Just as the editors at U.S. News & World Report — they just included the 2020 Chevy Equinox on its list of the 12 Compact SUVs with the Most Cargo Room.

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“The Equinox’s regular cargo capacity is on the low side, at just 29.9 cubic feet. However, folding down the rear row opens up a total of 63.9 cubic feet or room and there’s a bit of extra space tucked away beneath the load floor. A hands-free power tailgate is an option here, too,” reports U.S. News & World Report writer Cherise Threewitt.

The 2020 Equinox accommodates five, and when properly equipped, it can tow a maximum of 3,500 pounds. It earns an EPA-estimated fuel efficiency rating of 26 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway.

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave the 2020 Equinox a 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score for Safety. It is equipped with advanced driver assist technologies as standard features including Automatic Emergency Braking, Front Pedestrian Braking, and Forward Collision Alert. A Rear Vision Camera is also standard while Adaptive Cruise Control – Camera, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Rear Park Assist, and Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert are available features.