Equinox vs Outback

Vs Subaru Outback

Equinox

AWARDS & SAFETY

The 2020 Chevrolet Equinox received the lowest rate of reported problems among compact SUVs in the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Initial Quality (based on 2019 vehicles) and Vehicle Dependability Studies (based on 2016 vehicles). Based on the experiences of real owners, Equinox quality topped the competition in initial and long-term quality1.

The 2020 Chevrolet Equinox was awarded the NHTSA 5-Star Overall Vehicle Score for Safety2.

The 2020 Chevrolet Equinox's7 dedication to occupant safety has earned it the NHTSA's coveted 5-star Overall Crash Rating, 5-star Overall Frontal Crash Rating and 5-star Overall Side Crash Rating8.
2020 Chevrolet Equinox2020 Subaru Outback
Overall Crash Rating
57-
Overall Frontal Crash Rating
57-
Overall Side Crash Rating
57-
Equinox

FEATURES

Is it possible to get increased visibility while using less energy? With the HID Headlights that come standard on the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox3, the answer is yes. On the 2020 Subaru Outback, those brilliant, energy-efficient HID headlights are a pricey add-on.

No more parallel parking jitters - the Rear Parking Aid, standard on the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox4, can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2020 Subaru Outback, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option.
2020 Chevrolet Equinox2020 Subaru Outback
HID Headlights
standard3-
Rear Parking Aid
standard4-
Equinox

PERFORMANCE

When you're carrying a heavy load, every horse counts - and with the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox5, you've got 12 more horsepower per ton than the 2020 Subaru Outback6.

If you live in a climate with snow and ice, or if you're interested in increased fuel economy, the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox's7 front-wheel drive offers a distinct advantage over the 2020 Subaru Outback.
2020 Chevrolet Equinox2020 Subaru Outback
Horsepower Per Ton
14651346
Front Driven Wheels
has7-
Equinox

PRICING & WARRANTY

With an MSRP of $2,845 less than the 2020 Subaru Outback9, the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox7 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to fill the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox's7 gas tank two dozen times, with a little money left over for road-trip snacks10.

In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox's7 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2020 Subaru Outback9.
2020 Chevrolet Equinox2020 Subaru Outback
MSRP
$23,8007$26,6459
Roadside Assistance
5739
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1 - The Chevrolet Equinox received the lowest rate of reported problems among compact SUVs in the J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Initial Quality (IQS) and Vehicle Dependability (VDS) Studies. IQS measures new vehicle owners’ experience with their own vehicle after 90 days of ownership. VDS measures long-term quality for the original owners’ experience with their 2016 model year vehicle during the 12 months prior to the survey. For J.D. Power 2019 award information, visit jdpower.com/awards.
2 - Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA’s) New Car Assessment Program (www.nhtsa.gov).
3 - 2020 Chevrolet Equinox FWD 4dr LT w/1LT
4 - 2020 Chevrolet Equinox FWD 4dr LT w/2FL
5 - 2020 Chevrolet Equinox FWD 4dr LT w/2LT
6 - 2020 Subaru Outback Onyx Edition XT CVT
7 - 2020 Chevrolet Equinox FWD 4dr L w/1SM
9 - 2020 Subaru Outback CVT
10 - Based on the price of $40.00 to fill the gas tank.