The compact crossover market is crowded, and hugely competitive.
The standard-bearers for the class are still the Honda CR-V and the popular RAV4, both have been recently updated.
The Equinox slots between both in many categories, including fuel efficiency, but its smaller cargo area falls behind both.
Mazda's CX-5 is more driveable, but only features one engine choice for now.
Ford's Escape is sized similarly and has a fuel-efficient 1.5-liter turbo-4, but its interior lags behind the Chevy.
Subaru's Forester is another popular pick for buyers looking for all-wheel drive.
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|2018 Chevrolet EquinoxBrowse Used Listings||2018 Ford EscapeBrowse Used Listings||2018 Honda CR-VBrowse Used Listings||2018 Mazda CX-5Browse Used Listings||2018 Subaru ForesterBrowse Used Listings||2018 Toyota RAV4Browse Used Listings|
|22 MPG City / 39 MPG Hwy||20 MPG City / 30 MPG Hwy||25 MPG City / 34 MPG Hwy||24 MPG City / 31 MPG Hwy||22 MPG City / 32 MPG Hwy||22 MPG City / 30 MPG Hwy|
|Turbocharged Gas I4||Regular Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded I-4||Regular Unleaded H-4||Regular Unleaded I-4|
|2WD Sport Utility Vehicle||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD||Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD|
|FWD 4-Door L w/1SM||S FWD||LX 2WD||Sport FWD||2.5i Manual||LE FWD (GS)|
|Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||All Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|Sport Utility Vehicle||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility||Sport Utility|
|Automatic||Automatic w/OD||CVT w/OD||Automatic w/OD||Manual w/OD||Automatic w/OD|
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|2018 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2018 Ford Escape||2018 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2018 Honda CR-V||2018 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2018 Mazda CX-5||2018 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2018 Subaru Forester||2018 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2018 Toyota RAV4|