Compare 2005 Chevrolet Equinox vs 2005 Subaru Forester

2005 Chevrolet Equinox
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4-Door 2WD LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2WD LS 19 25 $19,657 $21,320
4-Door 2WD LT 19 25 $21,238 $23,035
4-Door AWD LS 19 25 $21,477 $23,295
4-Door AWD LT 19 25 $22,736 $24,660
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4-Door 2.5 Manual X
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 2.5 Manual X 23 30 $19,843 $21,445
4-Door 2.5 Automatic X 22 28 $20,570 $22,245
4-Door 2.5 Manual XS 23 30 $21,942 $23,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XS 22 28 $22,669 $24,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual w/Moonroof XS 23 30 $22,850 $24,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic w/Moonroof XS 22 28 $23,577 $25,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual XT 19 24 $23,856 $25,845
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XS L.L. Bean Edition 22 28 $24,393 $26,545
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XT 20 23 $24,583 $26,645
4-Door 2.5 Manual XT w/Premium Pkg 19 24 $25,395 $27,545
4-Door 2.5 Automatic XT w/Premium Pkg 20 23 $26,122 $28,345
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,657
$19,843
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,320
$21,445
Monthly Payment Estimate
$355 / month
$357 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 23 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 30 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD Sport Utility
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.9 53.6
Front Leg Room (in)
41.2 43.6
Front Hip Room (in)
51.1 51.6
Passenger Volume (ft³)
106.4 93.5
Second Leg Room (in)
40.2 33.7
Front Head Room (in)
40.9 39.8
Second Hip Room (in)
51.3 51.6
Front Shoulder Room (in)
55.7 53.5
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
40.1 39.8
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - 38.4
Height, Overall (in)
69.3 65.0
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - 27.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.8 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
112.5 99.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - 32.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
71.4 68.3
Track Width, Front (in)
61.6 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.9 7.5
Length, Overall (in)
188.8 175.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - 37.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - 37.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
32.2 32.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - 33.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - 67.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
69.4 64.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.84 x 1.7 9.0 x 1.4
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.65 x 1.02 11.4 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.7 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
41.8 34.8
Steering Type
Variable power assist Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.8 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - 37.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
19.4 Variable
Tires
Spare Tire Size
P235/65R16 P215/60HR16
Front Tire Order Code
QKG NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/65R16 P215/60HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
QKG NA
Front Tire Size
P235/65R16 P215/60HR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
350 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
525 NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
3500 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3660 3090
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
10.6 7.3
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 75
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 356
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
210 @ 3800 166 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
LNJ NA
Displacement
3.4L/204 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
185 @ 5200 165 @ 5600
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Fuel System
EFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 23
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.69 3.45
Clutch Size (in)
NA 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.92 1.45
Trans Type
5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.18 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.94 2.06
Trans Order Code
MX0 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.70 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 1.09
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Equinox Subaru Forester (Natl)
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Control Arms w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front
Strut-type HD Raised
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA 0.67
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.83
Suspension Type - Rear
Trailing arm HD Raised

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