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CHICAGO (Feb. 6, 2020) – Chevrolet introduced the refreshed 2021 Equinox during the 2020 Chicago Auto Show. The Chevrolet Equinox - the General Motor's best-selling SUV and second best-selling vehicle overall - now has a sportier, updated look, additional available safety features and a new RS trim.

With redesigned front and rear fascias, new LED headlamps, and a more aggressive grille, the 2021 Equinox sports an updated façade. Supported powertrain comprises of 1.5-liter or 2.0-liter turbo engines mated to 6- or 9-speed auto transmissions. Front- or all-wheel-drive versions are offered. 

The 2021 Equinox offers a robust suite of safety and driver assistance technologies. Key standard safety features include: Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Rear Vision Camera, Following Distance Indicator, Automatic Emergency Braking, Front Pedestrian Braking, IntelliBeam Headlamps and Forward Collision Alert. In addition, available safety and driver assistance features include: HD Surround Vision Camera System, Camera-based Adaptive Cruise Control, Automatic Parking Assist, Safety Alert Seat, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Front Part Assist, Rear Park Assist and Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert.

Equinox RS
A sporty, street-inspired look wraps the all-new Equinox RS trim with gloss black grille, 19" Dark Android wheels, black bowties, black badging, black side rails, RS shift knob, eye-catching red stitching and black interior upholstery.

Equinox Premier
High-end upgrades to the Equinox include: gloss black grille with chrome inserts, LED headlamps and taillamps, new 19" machine faced wheel, logo projection lift gate, French stitching on interior and high black gloss finish on the console.

The 2021 Chevrolet Equinox will be available in fall of 2020. The vehicle will be on display at the Chicago Auto Show, Feb. 8-17, at McCormick Place. 

For more information on the 2020 Chicago Auto Show, visit For high resolution photos and b-roll, visit


About the Chicago Auto Show
The Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America, spanning more than 1 million square feet of production, concept and exotic vehicle exhibit space. In addition to hosting multiple world and North American vehicle debuts, the Chicago Auto Show's First Look for Charity raises more than $2.5 million annually for 18 vital Chicago organizations in a single night. The 2020 public show is Feb. 8-17. For more information, visit or

About the Chicago Automobile Trade Association
Founded in 1904, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association is one of the nation’s largest metropolitan dealer organizations. It is comprised of more than 420 franchised new-car dealers and an additional 150 allied members. The group’s dealer members employ about 19,000 people in the metropolitan area. The association has produced the world-famous Chicago Auto Show since 1935. For more information please visit

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