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2022 Chevrolet Equinox vs. 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Review

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2022 Chevrolet
Equinox

MSRP*: $26,050 to $32,850
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2022 Mitsubishi
Eclipse Cross

MSRP*: $23,695 to $29,295
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Invoice* $24,613 to $31,100 $22,861 to $28,030
MPG - City 25 - 26 MPG 25 - 26 MPG
MPG - Hwy 30 - 31 MPG 26 - 29 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 63.9 ft3 50.1 ft3
Engine
  • 170-hp, 1.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 152-hp, 1.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 170 hp 152 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 1,500 lbs
Exterior Length 183.1 in 179.0 in
Exterior Width 72.6 in 71.1 in
Leg Room Front 40.9 in
Rear 39.9 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 35.3 in
Head Room Front 40.0 in
Rear 38.5 in
Front 39.5 in
Rear 37.3 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Equinox than in the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Chevrolet Equinox and the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Chevrolet Equinox, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chevrolet Equinox is somewhat more expensive than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Chevrolet Equinox and the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Equinox is much wider than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Chevrolet Equinox, which is slightly longer than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Handling
The Chevrolet Equinox has a larger turning radius than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Chevrolet Equinox has a little more horsepower than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Chevrolet Equinox does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Chevrolet Equinox and the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. With the Chevrolet Equinox, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.